North West in the running to land thousands of train manufacturing jobs

High speed trains
Thousands of jobs could be created in St Helens if the town is chosen as the location for a new train manufacturing factory. Spanish firm Talgo has chosen the Merseyside town as a possible site for manufacturing trains for the UK’s high-speed network. Mostyn in North Wales, Chesterfield and Leeds are all in the running along with two towns in Scotland. Last October Talgo - who manufacture intercity, standard, and high-speed passenger trains - unveiled plans to build a new high speed fleet for the new UK high speed network. ... 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...