skip_previous play_arrow skip_next
00:00 00:00
  • cover play_arrow

    Rother Radio (128k) Love Local, Love Music!

  • cover play_arrow

    Rother Radio (64K) Love Local, Love Music!

  • cover play_arrow

    Hit Music Radio (128K) More Music Variety!

  • cover play_arrow

    Hit Music Radio (64K) The Best Variety of Hits!

Local News

New Aldi stores for seven areas of South Yorkshire – including Meadowhall


share close

Booming budget supermarket chain Aldi says it plans to open 100 new stores in the UK in the next two years.

And the German giant is searching for sites in seven areas of South Yorkshire as part of its £1.3bn plan.

Aldi, which currently has 920 UK supermarkets, says it is looking for sites big enough to accommodate a 1,858 sq m store with approximately 100 parking spaces.

Read all the latest news and goings-on in South Yorkshire here.

A site next to a prominent main road with good visibility and access is preferable, Aldi said today (Thursday).

Aldi will be expanding existing distribution centres and building new ones.

Check planning applications near you – enter your postcode below

Richard Thornton, Communications Director at Aldi UK, said: “We’re continuing to gain even more customers – with over 60% of UK households shopping with Aldi in the last year.

“Our focus is on expanding our store estate, making sure Aldi is accessible to as many of these new shoppers across the country as possible. Looking ahead, we are excited to provide millions of new customers with access to Aldi’s award-winning quality and unbeatable value as we create even more places and more ways to shop with us.”

Aldi is looking for sites in these parts of South Yorkshire

  • Fulwood/West Sheffield
  • South Doncaster
  • Meadowhall
  • Bessacarr
  • Totley/Dore
  • Conisbrough/ Swinton
  • Penistone

To get the latest email updates from Yorkshire Live, click here .

Written by: Rother Radio News

Previous post

Local News

Sheffield Council’s ancient 1990s computer system could be stopping people finding new homes

Tenants could face problems paying their rent and getting rehoused unless a 22-year-old computer system at Sheffield Council is replaced.A core system used by the housing and neighbourhoods service needs urgently replacing at a cost of £9.3m. Officer James Ford said other councils had upgraded their systems at least once in the last 20 years. Go to our dedicated homepage for more news from Sheffield In a report, he says: […]