Cheshire Retail Study Update
Retail Study Quantitative Update (2018)
The 2018 Retail Study Update (PDF, 3.2MB) provides an up-to-date quantitative assessment of the future capacity for additional convenience and comparison floorspace across the Cheshire East administrative area.
It should be read alongside the 2016 Retail Study Update (available below), which provides detailed information in relation to other matters, such as shopping patterns and the health of retail centres in the borough.
Retail Study Update (2016)
In 2016, consultants WYG prepared a retail study for Cheshire East. This study updates the Cheshire Town Centre Studies undertaken in 2006 and 2011 respectively and provides an up-to-date assessment of the future retail capacity in Cheshire East.
The Cheshire Retail Study Update 2016 comprises the executive summary, main report and seven appendices, which can be downloaded below:
- Executive Summary (PDF, 261KB)
- Main report (PDF, 3.6MB)
- Appendix 1 (PDF, 5.7MB)
- Appendix 2 (PDF, 9.5MB)
- Appendix 3 (PDF, 7.1MB)
- Appendix 4 (PDF, 5.1MB)
- Appendix 5 (PDF, 1.3MB)
- Appendix 6 (PDF, 10.3MB)
- Appendix 7 (PDF, 5.0MB)
- Addendum 1 - Nantwich Road, Crewe - Health Check (PDF, 5.1MB)
Retail Study Update (2011)
In 2011, Consultants WYG prepared a Retail Study for Cheshire. This study updated the Cheshire Town Centre Study 2006 and provided an assessment of the future capacity for retail development in Cheshire East and Cheshire West and Chester.
The Cheshire Retail Study Update 2011 comprises the Executive Summary, Main Report and 5 Appendices, which can be downloaded below. Some of these documents have been split into sections to aid downloading.