EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change

Bardsley Construction

Bardsley Construction

Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom
Location of affected unit(s): Dukinfield, Leeds


Sector: Construction
41.20 - Construction of residential and non-residential buildings
Number Employed: 200

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 20-12-2019
Planned Job Reductions min: 200
Planned Job Reductions max: 200
Type of Restructuring: Bankruptcy
Employment Effect Start: 20-12-2019
Direct Dismissals: 200

Additional Information

Bardsley, a UK-based construction firm, has entered into administration, making 200 employees redundant. A statement by the administrators said that the company was affected by a challenging market and uncertain political conditions.

The company was founded in the 1960s and has offices in Greater Manchester and Leeds. Recently it has been involved in the construction of hotels, schools, student accommodation and thousands of homes across the North West of England and Yorkshire.