Accrington haulage firm launches £3m investment and recruitment drive

Accrington-based McMurrays Haulage has announced a new GBP3m investment including site redevelopment and a recruitment drive. The family-owned road haulier, based at Bridge Street, deliver goods throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe and also provide warehousing. Following a previous expansion, the new GBP3m injection includes additional warehousing space and room for cross dock facilities.

:Hyndburn, Blackburn and Burnley to accept fleeing Afghan refugees They also have a delivery of 20 new S500 Scania trucks coming later in the year, including a brand new 50th anniversary truck to mark the occasion. Rob Spencer, commercial manager, said: “Following our rapid expansion, we’re now on a recruitment drive.

“We’re working with North Lancs Training Group to find apprentices for all areas right across the business, to bring them on as the next generation. “We pride ourselves on being an excellent place to work, I’m very proud to say the majority of our employees have been with us long-term. “We are looking for reliable and hardworking individuals who want to progress in their career, or who are just starting out on their journey and want to join our industry.”

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