Development and regeneration in Barking and Dagenham

Bouygues starts work on Barking supermarket

Thu 19 July 2012, 3:37 pm

Demolition starts on phase two of Bouygues Development's London Road redevelopment, which has been given planning permission.

Barking Asda: Artist's impression of Bouygues Development scheme

The scheme will develop a new Asda store for Barking town centre, and forms part of Barking & Dagenham’s £45 million redevelopment of London Road.

The overall project also includes 100 private apartments above the store and a selection of retail and kiosk units at ground level, along with 350 lower-ground and ground-level car parking spaces with an additional 10 blue badge spaces for residents’ use.  

Planning consent for phase two was received from the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham and the Greater London Authority. Stephane Slama-Royer, managing director of Bouygues Development, said: “This is an exciting stage in the regeneration of Barking Town Centre and the wider area.

"Having Asda on board is a key aspect of the scheme’s success and we are very pleased to be working in partnership with such a committed food store operator. We believe the London Road development will have a really positive impact on the wider regeneration of Barking & Dagenham”. 



Latest News

City to acquire power station site

The City of London Corporation is about to buy Barking Power Station site in east London for around 125 million, according to Property Week.

Mayor's funding pledge for council homes

A £25 million grant for Barking and Dagenham Council will help it support new housebuilding over the next four years.

Council leader lauds Beam Park approval

Councillor Darren Rodwell, the leader of Barking and Dagenham Council, has welcomed the decision to approve the proposed Beam Park…