Our Proposal

  • Harker View will be a new sustainable logistics hub for the North West providing, pioneering low carbon transport infrastructure thereby acting as a catalyst for innovation in Carlisle
  • The Harker View proposal will create around 2,600 full time jobs
  • Further jobs will be created through the supply chain and via employer investment
  • The scheme will generate £146 million into the local economy per year
  • The proposal aims to deliver supporting service facilities such as a 75-bed hotel, a public house, restaurant and drive-thru eateries
  • The scheme includes a superfast electric vehicle charging forecourt to support domestic and commercial electric vehicle traffic using the M6
  • The scheme will generate £2.1 million each year in business rates for Carlisle Council