A great place for business investment and business growth​

Welcome to Richmondshire

Richmondshire covers over 509 square miles, with its boundaries stretching from County Durham in the North West, the Tees Valley in the North East and Cumbria to the West.

Home to the largest British Army Garrison in the world, Richmondshire also provides the perfect business location to industries within manufacturing, engineering, food and drink sector, bio-sciences, renewable energy, fabrication, tourism and creative industries – all benefitting from its excellent transport connectivity, quality business sites and premises and access to a large working age population.

With a number of strategically located development sites, suitable for a wide range of sectors, we welcome you to Richmondshire.

Aerial view of Colburn Business Park, Colburn - Land Opportunity
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Aerial view of Gallowfields Trading Estate, Richmond - Retail, Warehouse Opportunity

Why Richmondshire

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1.6m working age people

within an hour’s drive time of Richmondshire

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Close proximity to Junction 52 and 53

of the A1(M) and the A66 Scotch Corner Interchange

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2.5 hours by rail to London

East Coast mainline services and a wide choice of stations means a 2.5 hour journey to London

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Voted 'The Best Place To Live'

Halifax Bank's recent quality of life survey had Richmondshire as the best place in England and the second best in the UK

Who's here


From high quality office space to modern or new industrial sites – Richmondshire offers a wide range of premises and or development sites for your business.

Warehouse, Industrial, Land

Adjacent to the planned Scotch Corner Designer Village development the site is suitable for a wide range of motorway related uses.

Warehouse, Industrial, Land

The site represents an excellent location for logistics and manufacturing occupiers, being adjacent to the newly constructed Junction 52 of the A1(M).


Warehouse, Industrial

Large warehousing and industrial premises in a popular and access business location.

The Invest In Richmondshire team is here to help - whether you’re looking to invest in our region, or you’re an established business looking to grow – just get in touch with our friendly team, and we’ll talk through your needs.