Chesterfield in the running to land thousands of rail jobs
Chesterfield is among six shortlisted locations seeking to become the base for a new UK factory planned by Spanish train manufacturer Talgo that could create thousands of jobs for local people.
If the borough’s bid is successful the former Hartington Colliery site, between Staveley and Barrow Hill, would become home to a factory which would create 1,000 jobs.
Talgo will build a UK factory when it receives an initial order for new trains. This could include a £2.75bn rolling stock contract from HS2.
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