Stobart has announced it has started a new venture with biomass supply and distribution firm A.W. Jenkinson Forest Products.
Stobart has started work on a new railway station at its London Southend Airport, which it hopes to link with services to Carlisle Airport .
Transport minister Sadiq Khan announced a funding package of £4.6m for a new bridge to be built over the River Derwent in Workington, Cumbria.
Stobart said it expects to meet its year end pre-tax profit expectations and deliver further value from its substantial asset base.
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.
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...