The developer chosen for the Bakewell Road scheme claims the company will be starting afresh when it comes to creating plans for the site.
Henry Davidson Developments stated its initial bid for the project, which included a 38,000 sqft food store and budget hotel, was ‘purely indicative’.
The statement comes following countless calls from concerned residents for more transparency on the project.
A Derbyshire Dales District Council spokesman claimed the future of the site is still a ‘blank sheet of paper’.
See this week’s Matlock Mercury for the full story.