Supermarket giant Asda today announced plans for a £100m development in Barnet.

The Wal-Mart owned business said it would transform the former Transco site at Albert Road in New Barnet into a scheme comprising a new Asda foodstore, a mix of one, two and three bedroom homes developed by Linden Homes, and community facilities and additional retail units.

Asda completed the purchase of the six acre Transco site in 2006 and since then has been developing its plans for the six acre site. The site had been earmarked for development for the last ten years by the