Costa has won its appeal against the earlier refusal of the Council to accept Costa's planning application for a change of use of the site to a coffee shop.

Details of this decision can be found at:

http://www.pcs.planningportal.gov.uk/pcsportal/fscdav/READONLY?OBJ=COO.2036.300.12.4526413&NAME=/INSPECTOR%27S%20DECISION.pdf

Let's hope that the majority of local coffee drinkers continues to maintain its embargo of Costa.