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Haulage giants celebrate 90th anniversary in style

Padiham haulage specialists, Fagan and Whalley, has recently celebrated their 90th year of operations, with the official opening of two new facilities and a family fun day.

At the event, Fagan and Whalley took the opportunity to showcase their newest facilities in the Burnley area, to key customers, suppliers and guests, including Burnley Mayor, Councillor Howard Baker. After being given a behind the scenes look into the firm’s operations, guests enjoyed refreshments at the new head office, Albion House. Guests were then given a guided tour of Fagan & Whalley’s new Burnley Bridge distribution hub.

The next day over 900 staff and their families, attended the transport firm’s Family Fun Day big bash, which included a Ferris Wheel, Carousel, Dodgems, Bouncy Castle, Model Truck Racing, Balloon Modelling and Face Painting, with musical entertainment from UTC.

“It was a fantastic two-day event for all of our devoted staff, suppliers and customers” said Graham Fagan, Operations Director, Fagan and Whalley. “Everybody enjoyed themselves and the feedback we have received on our fantastic new facilities and our future plans, as the business grows from strength to strength, made us very proud.”