After months of rumours, speculation on the location and follow job vacancies posted on the B&M Stores job pages the Chamber has learned that a planning application has been submitted to local planning authorities for the conversion and use of the empty Focus DIY store on London Road, Amesbury.
B&M Stores was founded in 1978 and opened their first store in Blackpool. Selling a variety of products at discount prices B&M has grown to over 350 stores nationwide and currently employs 13,000 staff.
Update 17th January 2014
The Planning Application number for B&M Stores development is 14/00160/VAR
The planning application can now be viewed online at:
Or search for the planning application using planning application number 14/00160/VAR at http://planning.wiltshire.gov.uk/Northgate/PlanningExplorer/ApplicationSearch.aspx
More updates will follow here as soon as we have more details.