News Article


17 May 2022

The Council is set to write off almost £100k in business rates to help entice a company to move from Manchester to Ellesmere Port and create scores of new local jobs.

Cheshire West and Chester’s Cabinet Member for Finance and Legal Cllr Carol Gahan has rubber-stamped a three-year period of discretionary rate relief for online toy and game retailer BargainMax, which plans to relocate to a new warehouse in the town.

Currently based in Swinton, the company has been operating for 11 years but is undergoing an expansion, with plans to operate from a £226,000 warehouse at Pioneer Park with nine dock level loading doors, a secure yard with 17 HGV spaces.

Read more at: The Standard