Other Partners: Sainsbury's
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Renfrew Riverside & Scotstoun, Braehead
Sainsbury's new store at Braehead is the largest Sainsbury's in
Scotland. The new 70,000 sq ft store, which replaces the existing
centre store, has created approximately 150 new jobs for the local
community and has freed up a number of retail units.
A new roundabout has been built at the main entrance to the
car park at the west of the site and a second access to the car
park. A recycling centre at the north of the car
park has also been built.
The new store is one and a half times bigger than Hampden Park
stadium and more than 140 workers were involved in its
Work started on site in summer 2009. The store opened to the
public on 18th November 2009.
June - November 2009
Between 2003 and 2014 Clyde Waterfront was a strategic
partnership comprising the Scottish Government, Scottish
Enterprise, Glasgow City, Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire
Councils. Its purpose was to promote the economic, social and
environmental regeneration of 13 miles of the River Clyde from
Glasgow city centre to Dumbarton.