Video and pictures show site of possible train factory which could bring thousands of jobs to Chesterfield

This is the site which could become home to a train factory - bringing thousands of new jobs to the Chesterfield area.

Tuesday, 9th October 2018, 3:46 pm
Updated Thursday, 11th October 2018, 10:26 am
Chesterfield - potential site for the Talgo factory. Chris Hobson, Chamber of Commerce director of policy, Tricia Gilby, leader Chesterfield Borough Council and Mervyn Allcock, general manager of Barrow Hill.
Chesterfield - potential site for the Talgo factory. Chris Hobson, Chamber of Commerce director of policy, Tricia Gilby, leader Chesterfield Borough Council and Mervyn Allcock, general manager of Barrow Hill.

Thousands of jobs on horizon as Chesterfield shortlisted as potential site for huge new train factoryThe former Hartington Colliery site, between Staveley and Barrow Hill, is one of just six sites across the country to have been shortlisted for the development.

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LIVE UPDATES: Chesterfield revealed as potential site for major new train factorySpanish train manufacturer Talgo is expected to reach a decision on the location of its new factory by November.

Chesterfield - potential site for the Talgo factory. Chris Hobson, Chamber of Commerce director of policy, Tricia Gilby, leader Chesterfield Borough Council and Mervyn Allcock, general manager of Barrow Hill.