Wednesday, 26 July 2017
Lidl Coming to Shepherd's Bush
Anyway it turns out that the rumour is true, and it just goes to show that barbers and hair stylists always get the news first. Lidl is coming, hopefully in place by Christmas, so budget supermarket shopping will return to Shepherd's Bush. You can read the full story here.
Of course, we don't know how long they will stay. The rumour is that West 12 Centre is up for a major redevelopment, and they are only offering short leases at present - which is why the Post Office moved to Westfield, and not W12. If so, this would explain why there are so many vacant spaces in the shopping centre, and might also help to explain why Morrisons left.
But that is only a rumour. Consider it 50% true.
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