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What sort of community do we want? MP asks, while urging planners to reject plans for two new Co-op supermarkets

SHETLAND’s “delicate” and “distinctive” economic eco-system is under threat should plans for two new supermarkets get the go-ahead. That is the view of Northern Isles MP Alistair Carmichael, who earlier this week met with the local retailers, food producers and wholesalers who are worried about the “existential threat” two new Co-op convenience stores at Scalloway […] Shetland News …