Eddie Stobart national distribution centre gets go-ahead but local opposition calls for government veto


 

Eddie Stobart Logistics’ plans to build a £75m national distribution centre on green belt land at Appleton Thorn has won the backing of Warrington Borough Council but local councils opposed to the scheme are calling on the Secretary of State to veto the decision. The haulier’s application for the DC,  which includes 600,000sq ft of warehousing and a 30,000sq ft office, won the backing of the borough council last month. However a group of six local parish councils in the […]