New Booths Supermarket Proposed

Peill & Company have agreed terms for a new Booths supermarket in Milnthorpe, and the Preston-based supermarket chain have commenced a public consultation process for the new store. The supermarket is proposed to be 9,500 sq ft and will be located at the Parkhouse Lakeland Estate, and is intended to serve the residents of Milnthorpe and Arnside, complementing Booths existing outlets in Kirkby Lonsdale, Kendal and Carnforth.

Booths is a family-owned regional supermarket chain, with 26 outlets, and established in 1847. The company has stores throughout Lancashire, Cumbria, Cheshire and Yorkshire.

February 2010