Leicestershire-based Cobley Transport will start work on a £4m purpose-built home in Broughton Astley this summer, in what should be a transformational move for the business. It will bring Cobley’s operations under a single roof for the first time in years, as currently its business is split between Broughton Astley and a warehousing site at nearby Foxbank Industrial Estate in Stoney Stanton. The 30,000ft² facility will offer ample storage and house the haulier’s 70-strong vehicle fleet and 45-plus trailers. Their […]
Yearsley Group’s plans for a new cold storage facility south of Peterborough have run into trouble, after the local council raised concerns about its impact on daylight, and the number of staff that might be employed there. Yearsley wants to construct a new cold store at the Gateway Peterborough site in the Great Haddon Employment Zone. The plans are understood to involve two buildings totalling 385,000ft². The firm has suggested to Hampton Parish Council that the site will employ around […]
DPD and Interlink Express parent Geopost UK has submitted plans for a depot in Etruria, near Stoke-on-Trent.