There seems to be something happening at the old Cattle Market site.
Surveyors were working in Tenbury this week surveying the Cattle Market site and the surrounding area.
It was not clear exactly who they worked for but one report was Land Securities, but this is unconfimed.
The site is believed to still be owned by Will Chase,(a potato farmer from Herefordshire, who pocketed about £30m from selling a 67% stake in Tyrrells, the premium crispmaker he founded 7 years ago, to Langholm Capital, the private equity
Land Securities is looking to spend £1 billion on investments in the next 12 months, including acquisitions, and is said to be currently bidding for some £500 million worth of deals.
Development of this site was never going to be an easy option, but if players the size of Land Security and British Land move in, then planning obstacles erected by MHDC & EA may be quickly be dismantled.