Eddie Stobart defiant after plan to build Warrington distribution centre is rejected


Eddie Stobart said it would continue fighting to build a national distribution centre in Warrington after its latest application was refused by the Secretary of State. The company originally lodged proposals for the scheme in 2018, which involve the construction of a state-of-the-art warehouse facility opposite its base on the Stretton Green distribution park in Appleton Thorn. The 59,000sq ft building would create 500 full-time jobs and would reportedly inject £75m into the Warrington economy. However, the plans attracted considerable […]