UK Mail plans to relocate its national hub from Birmingham to Coventry after reaching an agreement with the DfT over its High Speed Rail 2 (HS2) plans. In the company’s half year results last month, which showed a 63% increase in pre-tax profit, UK Mail said its current hub is located on the government’s planned HS2 route. The DfT will support the firm’s move to a 200,000 ft² site in Coventry. Construction is due to begin early next year, subject […]
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