City Link collapse hits more than 200 NW workers

THE insolvency of parcel delivery business City Link has left 239 North West workers redundant.

Administrators at the accountancy group EY laid off 2,356 staff on New Year's Eve after a potential rescue deal with an unnamed consortium collapsed.

Some 371 staff, with 21 at depots in the region, have been kept on to deal with a backlog of undelivered mail.

City Link's biggest regional base is at the Appleton Thorn trading estate in Warrington where 105 people have lost their jobs. In Manchester 63 sta... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...