Latest News Headlines
On-Air Now
Listen Live

Progress being made on Tesco Express store for south

Fri, 05 Apr 2013

Tesco and Callow's Yard are currently conducting market research on the Island as part of plans to open a new Express store.

It follows a long running battle to open a supermarket in Castletown - last year the retailer failed to obtain an alcohol licence which threw the future of the idea into doubt.

Now a telephone survey is being carried out which asks questions about people’s shopping habits especially surrounding how they buy alcohol.

A statement from Tesco says it’s working with the developer to seek public opinion on whether a Tesco store in Castletown would be utilised by local people.

Developer Roy Tilleard from Callow's Yard gave us this statement:



  • Roy Tilleard


Subscribe to get Energy FM News direct to your mobile device

You can get Energy FM News delivered direct to your mobile device using one of the following methods.

  • In the Apple News App on iOS search for Energy FM IOM and then just add it to your favourites
  • In the Google News & Weather App just search for Energy FM and then add us as a customised section
  • If you use an RSS Reader then just add our feed to your app, click here for our news RSS feed