South Shields, a town in the North East

Same day courier South Shields services are provided by Same Day Couriers Direct in this town, located in South Tyneside, Tyne and Wear.

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South Shields is a town with a rich history and heritage so a visit to the South Shields Museum is a must. For bargain hunters there’s South Shields Market and on Fridays, a visitor can enjoy curios, books and bric-a-brac at the flea market. To get a feel of what it was like in Roman Britain, a popular attraction is Arbeia, a South Shields Roman Fort. Of course, a visit to the beach is just a short walk away.

South Shields economic sectors

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Key growth sectors:

  • advanced manufacturing & engineering
  • digital & tech
  • business services
  • automotive
  • offshore energy

“The population in South Tyneside is growing. We currently have 43% of workers who also live in the borough, while we attract around 15,000 employees from neighbouring areas.”

“North East England has a diverse and thriving economy and is recognised for its strengths in a number of key industry sectors.”

Same day courier South Shields services

South Shields is home to a number of well known and important businesses. Including Dicksons, with more than 30 shops offering pastries, cooked meats and more; SMH, a global presence with 15 active branches in the UK, France, Finland, Australia, Spain and New Zealand; Nutex UK, supplier of patchwork and quilting fabric into the UK marketplace, a fabric wholesaler with head offices in New Zealand and Feller (UK) Ltd, worldwide power cords provider.

South Shields is served by Newcastle International Airport which is just under a 20 miles drive away. Newcastle International Airport offers the town global connectivity by air to over 80 destinations from the airport, including London (Heathrow) and Amsterdam (Schiphol), the two international hubs give the town access to further connections to almost all worldwide destinations.

South Shields is served by Port of Tyne to give the town further transport connections by sea. The port provides deep-sea port handling facilities for cargoes across five continents. Amongst other services offered by the port are marine and passenger services. “The Port of Tyne is the UK’s second largest car export hub, handling more than 600,000 cars a year. As well as our three dedicated vehicle terminals, we have additional land for overflows and one-off shipments.”

South Shields as a town located close to major towns and cities and within the International Advanced Manufacturing Park (IAMP) will need a reliable same day courier service provider. At Same Day Couriers Direct we offer an expert service with a focus on the key sectors of the area and provide support to businesses large or small when it comes to urgent logistics. We have the same day courier service that will meet your individual business expectations.

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