New cafe planned for former hairdressers in South Shields - serving breakfasts, pasta, sandwiches and more

A former hairdressers in South Shields is set for a new lease of life as a cafe after plans were approved this week.

Thursday, 7th November 2019, 11:45 am
Updated Friday, 8th November 2019, 1:54 pm
The former hairdressers which is to become a cafe

Earlier this year, a ‘change of use’ bid was lodged with South Tyneside Council for 258-260 Green Lane.

This included a new cafe serving a mix of healthy foods from sandwiches and pasta to homemade hot meals and breakfast options.

Proposed opening hours included 8.30am-4pm, Monday to Friday and 9.30am-3pm on Saturday.

Following a period of public consultation, council planners gave the plans the green light on Tuesday, November 5.

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According to the planning documents, the new cafe is set to create one full-time and two part-time jobs.