There are many reputable. highly valued companies in Barnsley and many of these have been featured in the Barnsley Company Histories section of our Barnsley Memories book.
Barnsley Company Histories featured in our book.
Barnsley College – The well-known Barnsley College, one of the biggest employers in Barnsley, was established initially as a Technology college in the 1880s. it has since developed its varied array of subjects, and is now thriving more than ever before, producing some of the best students in the UK. Read the company history here.
Brailsford Bros – For Engineering solutions of the highest sort, look no further than Brailsford Bros. Established formally in the 1950s, this engineering form has gone from strength to strength throughout the decades. Read the elaborate company history here.
Hammerton’s Funeral Directors – No matter what era we are in there is a requirement by many to say goodbye to their loved ones in a respectable and dignified manner. Hammerton’s Funeral Directors enable this. With roots that go back 200 years, they have an enthralling company history which can be found here.
Hayselden – ‘Putting the show on the road’. Set up in 1959, Hayselden is one of the biggest independent motor businesses in the UK. Read the fast-paced, interesting company history here: Hayselden Company History
Ken Mallinson & Sons – Offering a distribution service which does so much more than distributing your goods from from A to B, Ken Mallinson & Sons is a valued family run business, set up in 1979 and with an engaging company history. Read it here.
Naylor Industries – with 125 years of expertise and craftmanship, Naylor Industries is one of the most reputable suppliers and manufacturers of building and construction products. Read the company history here, it’s fascinating to see how the manufacturing of building and construction products has changed and developed throughout the years.
Potters of Barnsley – Meet the meat pie wizards! There’s so much more to the name Potter than Harry Potter – Potters of Barnsley make the most unbelievably delicious meat pies… you’ll be living off meat pies once you try one of these. Read the tantalisingly tasty company history here: Potters of Barnsley
Premdor – Premdor; inviting you in to some of the best doors around! One of the leading manufacturers of timber interior and exterior doors, and with over 90 years of international door making experience, Premdor became part of Barnsley in 1992. Read the Premdor company history here.
SASH UK – One of the most well-established window company’s in the UK. Sash UK, started over 50 years ago. Look back on the journey of Sash UK, take a peek into the window of the growth and development that got Sash UK where it is today. The company history is found here.
Warwick Ward (Machinery) Ltd -Founded in 1970, Warwick Ward is now the largest supplier and stockist of wheel loaders, earth moving equipment, waste recycling equipment and spare parts in the whole of Europe. Read the company history today: Warwick Ward (Machinery) Ltd