Greggs delays opening of new store in Eaton Socon

Greggs, has confirmed it has opened a new shop in St Neots on the October 2.

Greggs, has confirmed it has opened a new shop in St Neots on the October 2. - Credit: Archant

A new Greggs store, based in St Neots has delayed it’s opening date.

The new shop, at Unit 3 Quora Retail Park, Howard Road, Eaton Socon, was due to welcome customers on October 2, but had to delay the opening.

A Greggs spokesman said: "The launch date of our new shop in St Neots has unfortunately been delayed and will open a little later than originally planned. We will be sharing the new opening date as soon as we can and look forward to welcoming customers very soon."

It will join B&M Bargains, Pets at Home and Aldi who are all located on the same development.

15 new jobs will be created for the town.


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The planning application was approved by councillors in October, despite concerns raised by st Neots Town Council recommending approval with the understanding that it would be used as a "start-up employment floor space for businesses in the area".

Councillors also raised concerns over highway safety, traffic congestion, smells, and road access

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The application was submitted by planning agents Peacock and Smith, on behalf of Quora Cambourne Ltd.

Roisin Currie, retail and people director for Greggs, said: "We're delighted to be able to invest in St Neots, bringing new jobs to the area and providing both new and existing customers with a modern and convenient new shop."

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