Lock Stock Self Storage Take Stock Van Hire

Brexit ‘Won’t Damage Cheshire Economy’

by Jamie Adrankone

Brexit ‘Won’t Damage Cheshire Economy’

Any businesses in Chester that have been worrying about their prospects following the vote to leave the EU last summer have been reassured that the economic outlook for the region is bright.

Speaking to the Knutsford Guardian, chair of the Chester Growth Partnership Guy Butler explained that the county’s economy is supported by the food industry and energy sector, both of which he describes as “resilient to change”.

Other business leaders in the local community echoed his sentiment, including Tom Anwyl, director of Anwyl Homes, who said the main focus for the region was currently improving transport links rather than worrying about potential job losses as a result of Brexit.

Better rail and road links is something that the Chester Growth Partnership is focusing on. Chair of the organisation’s infrastructure group Sally Pilott told the newspaper that the group is hoping to deliver a number of improvements for Cheshire and North Wales.

“We are trying to secure £1 billion of rail improvements which would deliver 70,000 new jobs over 20 years for the North Wales and Cheshire regional economy,” she revealed.

Among the proposals is for the line between Crewe and North Wales to be electrified, which would enable the HS2 project to extend all the way to Bangor and Holyhead.

Earlier this month, Samantha Dixon, leader of Cheshire West and Cheshire Council, said that 2016 was a positive year for the region and highlighted projects such as the Northgate development in Chester as a sign that more “fantastic things” will happen throughout 2017.

Want van hire in Chester? Come and see us at Lock Stock Self Storage today for a quick and easy quote.

Leave a comment

Get a quote

Book now, call

0808 100 1292
(9am-5pm Mon-Fri)

We’ll call you back

Business storage

Lock Stock self storage units provide businesses with an affordable, flexible and reliable storage solution. With no business rates or service charges, you’ll pay only for the space you need.

Household storage

If you’re moving house, hiring a Lock Stock self storage unit can create extra space during this stressful time.

Seasonal self storage

Whether you have seasonal stock, hobby equipment that’s used only part of the year or festive decorations. Storing these items will free up valuable space at home.

Student self storage

When you’re revising for your exams, the last thing you want to be thinking about is what to do with your stuff over the holidays. With affordable and secure units that you can access twenty-four hours a day, we can put your mind at rest.

Vehicle storage

Lock Stock self storage units are ideal places to store vehicles that are taking up too much space on your drive or a renovation project you’re stopping for a while and need a secure place to store your vehicle.

Storage tips

Make the most of your space and make your life easier with our handy storage tips.

Google Analytics Alternative