Stobart starts work on railway station

Michael Hunt

Stobart has started work on a new railway station at its London Southend Airport, which it hopes to link with services to Carlisle Airport .

DfT extends flood-relief train until spring

A free train service set up to help Cumbrian residents affected by the recent floods will operate until May 2010 thanks to £750,000 of extra funding.

Stobart directors use shares as security

Michael Hunt

Carlisle-based logistics giant Stobart has announced its two directors have used significant shareholdings as security against loans.

Access road to Cumbria business park ‘to open in December’

Michael Hunt

Work on a new access road for Waterfront Business Park, currently under construction in Barrow-in-Furness, is expected to be completed by December this year. The Harding Rise road will not only serve the business park but has also been...