Here’s our very own Waverley Web Sticker Book update on the state of play on Surrey County Council’s £59m (?) retail investment which …
There was a pub in the vicinity before the bulldozers moved in heralding the demise of the much-loved Marlborough Head.
Other than that there are no more tenants now than there were when we last updated our sticker book. So the Waverley Web will do its bit for the borough and publicise the vacancies as part of our civic duty.
PS. Sainsbury’s has been there for years and ASK has gone down the Pizza Pan.
Perhaps now that Waverley’s Leader (Paul Follows) and a few other Waverley councillors have joined the growing band of opposition members at County Towers we may find out exactly how much was invested in this unpopular development. A development that is now head and shoulders above Farnham’s once lovely market town?
When Farnham Residents’ Surrey County Councillor Andy MacLeod was re-elected in the recent county elections with an increased majority he said:
“We inherited this project which most of us didn’t want but we have to make Brightwells successful. Somehow or another we will do that.”
Q If Wetherspoons makes its big move, will it be a success for Farnham or a success for the chain’s shareholders?