Halebank Industrial Estate
Halebank Industrial Estate is an established industrial park located on the western fringe of Widnes. Halebank has convenient access to the A562, the main arterial road to Liverpool (13 miles) and the John Lennon International Airport (5 miles). Both the M62 and M56 Motorways are approximately 5 miles distant . Halebank is a Business Improvement District (BID), a partnership between the local authority and the local business community.
The areas the Business Improvement District deliver services and projects to are Pickerings Road, Broughton Way, Hale Road (Co-op only), Mersey View Road, Foundry Lane and Waterside Lane including Widnes Business Park.
The BID Levy for Halebank
All businesses within the BID area pay a set levy. This money is used to provide additional services that will benefit businesses within the area.
These extra benefits are aimed at vastly improving the quality of the area for the businesses, visitors and employees within it as well as improving attractiveness to new investors. This can include physical projects such as better lighting and street cleaning as well as the creation of green spaces, crime reduction programmes, events, transport and accessibility improvements, in addition to marketing, networking and inward investment initiatives.
Halebank Volunteer Operating Group
David Halton – Managing Director of Acer Engineering Ltd, Halebank Operating Group Chair
Lee Brabin – Director of Suresafe Electrics, Halebank Operating Group Vice-Chair
Joanne Peston – Senior Operations, Silva Timber
David Farrell – Managing Director, Hough Green Garage Ltd
Phil Hudzik – Managing Director, MELO World Ltd
Richie Curran – Director, Global Connect Unified Communications