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Gallery: Former B&Q store ripped down to make way for Tesco

11:39 31 October 2012

Building work on the site of the new Tesco, Grafton Way, Ipswich

Building work on the site of the new Tesco, Grafton Way, Ipswich


BULLDOZERS are today at work at the site of the town’s new Tesco store.

Work has started on the demolition of the old B&Q store at Grafton Way, Ipswich.

The front section of the store has now been reduced to a pile of rubble, as seen in our gallery, and the rest of the building will be flattened within days.

However, as previously reported, there is a delay with the replacement buildings with the planning application not due to be debated until the start of 2013.

Will we have a new Tesco before the end of 2013? Or will this saga rumble on for years to come? Register and leave your comments below.

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  • don't worry about the replacement building's ,,we 've got used to seeing derelict building site's in Ipswich now

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    Wednesday, October 31, 2012

  • I was just thinking the other day how much we really could do with another tesco in ipswich!

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    Wednesday, October 31, 2012

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