East Midlands transport business closes down with loss of 32 jobs


H Beardsley, a 67-year-old Nottinghamshire family haulage firm, has closed down after being hit by increased fuel and property costs, staff retention challenges and the loss of a major customer. The company, which began operating in 1954, had already made all 32 employees redundant and ceased trading just days before RSM was appointed as administrator on 4 February. The company operated a fleet of 26 HGVs and trailers and traded from premises in Huthwaite, Sommercotes and Annesley. RSM said it […]