Birkenhead, a town located in the North West
Same day courier Birkenhead services are provided by Same Day Couriers Direct in this town. The town of Birkenhead is situated in the north eastern part of Wirral.
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Birkenhead, as a town has the iconic Birkenhead Town Hall. Birkenhead Park is another landmark and it was the world’s first public park. Located just outside the centre of Birkenhead is the Williamson Art Gallery with free admission to collections including paintings, sculptures, furniture, prints and decorative arts. On a rainy day, there’s Pyramids Shopping Centre which features more than 150 high street shops. With Birkenhead’s close proximity to Liverpool, a ferry trip over is a journey time of around 10 minutes.
Birkenhead economic sectors
Key growth sectors:
- offshore wind
- science & research
“The majority of Wirral’s manufacturing jobs are in higher skilled areas of machine manufacture and engineering, particularly in aerospace, pharmaceutical and automotive sectors.
Wirral’s catchment is a hotbed of high-value manufacturing. The proportion of the manufacturing workforce employed in high-technology activities in the region is around 10% – in Wirral it is 21%.”
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Birkenhead as part of Wirral is seen as a national and global gateway. Over 36,000 people are employed in logistics and distribution roles in the Wirral employment catchment area. The location is ideal for movement of goods on land, sea or air. Birkenhead is within easy reach of the UK’s motorway system for road travel.
Birkenhead as part of Wirral is home to a number of businesses categorised as global OEMs (original equipment manufacturer), including Jaguar Land Rover; General Motors and Airbus. In the offshore wind sector, established companies include Cammell Laird, famed for shipbuilding; DONG Energy and RWE, Danish and German multinational power companies.
Birkenhead is served by Liverpool John Lennon Airport. Liverpool Airport has over 70 destinations to choose from, primarily across Europe. As an alternative for more options, Manchester Airport is also nearby. For freight, Manchester Airport is only an hour HGV drive and provides air freight and cargo services to and from all parts of the world.
Peel Ports Group runs the Twelve Quays RoRo facility at Birkenhead Docks. The Stena Line Liverpool Port is located at 12 Quays Terminal, Birkenhead, offering ferry access to Belfast.
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Same day courier Birkenhead helpful links
Invest: Wirral Council providing a full range of business support services to help you grow in Birkenhead and Wirral.
Birkenhead Tourist Information & Visitor Guide: Wirral Council information site for the latest news, events and offers for visitors to Birkenhead.