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Tuesday 1st August

30th anniversary of Story: message from Fred

Tuesday August 1st marks 30 years since l started Story Construction (as Story Contracting and Story Homes were known then). Over the 30 years we have built two great businesses through the hard work, ingenuity, determination and passion of many many people, both past and present. I feel humbled when…


Monday 21st August

New Stirling footbridge replaces high risk level crossing

Network Rail has officially opened a new footbridge at Millhall Road in Stirling to replace a level crossing once considered Scotland’s highest risk pedestrian only crossing. Story Contracting was engaged by Network Rail to construct the fully accessible, ramped footbridge…


Tuesday 15th August

Story return as Glasgow Warriors kit sponsor

There is less than a month left until Glasgow Warriors kick off their Guinness PRO14 Rugby season away to Connacht on Saturday 2nd September, and Story Contracting are delighted to be returning as a sponsor on the sleeve of the…


Tuesday 15th August

Ornate parapets donated to local museum

As part of our bridge replacement project for Nexus at Killingworth Road, we have been required to remove ornate parapets from the existing bridge structure. After removing the 150-year-old parapet from the bridge, they have now been donated to the…


Friday 11th August

£5.5m bridge replacement begins

Tyne and Wear Metro operator Nexus has started major work to replace an ageing railway bridge. The Victorian era bridge over Killingworth Road, Gosforth, is being replaced by a new steel bridge as part of a £5.5 million scheme. Story Contracting…


Thursday 3rd August

1 worksite to refurbish 3 structures in 300 yards

During the course of last week, Team Story travelled that little bit further to deliver three fantastic projects for our client Network Rail IP (South) in Steeple Aston, Oxfordshire. Everyone from estimating to site delivery played their part to turn around…


Wednesday 2nd August

Class act in the cavern

It was an unlikely venue for a chance meeting that would change popular music forever – the less than salubrious surroundings of a dingy nightclub beneath a Liverpool fruit warehouse. It was here of course, in the Cavern Club, that…


Friday 28th July

Gilwilly Footbridge reopens ahead of schedule

Story have recently been carrying out a project for Network Rail to replace Gilwilly footbridge, with a new structure which will provide safe access over the railway for years to come, with the new bridge officially opening today (Friday 28…


Friday 21st July

Network Rail MDU opens in Barrow

Story Contracting have today opened Network Rail’s new Maintenance Delivery Unit in Barrow after the successful completion of the project. The opening was attended by Story Contracting’s owner and Chairman, Fred Story, Martin Frobisher (Managing Route Director, Network Rail) and…


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