BP petrol station in St Ives to become Marks & Spencer

Marks & Spencer

Marks & Spencer - Credit: Archant

The BP petrol station in St Ives looks set to include a Marks & Spencer Simply Food store.

The petrol station’s store in Needingworth Road is likely to be knocked down at the end of the year and re-opened in early 2014.

Plans were submitted last month to Huntingdonshire District Council to replace the old building with a larger store. The documents claim the change would enhance services in the area as well as the appearance of the facility.

The new M&S Simply Food store would be one of about 70 run by BP in the UK, including Brampton Hut.

A spokesman for BP said: “There are plans to convert the store in St Ives to one of our M&S Simply Food stores and we are awaiting planning permission.


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“At the moment we do not have any specific details, but we would most likely look to open the new store at the beginning of next year.”

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