Eddie Farrall shows signs of being an entrepreneur from the age of 9, when he built himself a goat cart and starts selling sticks.


Eddie and Joan Farrall founded the business in Mickle Trafford, living in a caravan and operating an O’ Type Bedford.

The Bedford was later sold and a more robust Seddon was purchased.


A small move to Barrow and the first new truck, a
Thames Trader was  purchased.


Joan and Eddie had their first son, Mike, and the business moved to Church Road, Ashton.


Eddie came off the road to build a workshop and run a traffic office. The fleet now at 6 vehicles and more children on the scene, one being Mark Farrall.


Fleet has grown to 16 vehicles, Mercedes now introduced into the fleet and a Transport Manager, Ron Parkinson joined the business.


Mark left school and joined the family business in the workshop.


After serving a motor vehicle apprenticeship Mike joined the company as a HGV Driver.


Major fire at the depot as 6 vehicles were destroyed.


Depot moved across the village from Church Road to Ashton Lane, Ashton. Creating a new workshop and warehouse facility.


Elaine, Mike’s wife, started working in the business in the accounts department. Founders, Joan and Eddie, retired.


The business joins the Transport Association.


A big decision was made to join Palletforce, becoming a founder member.


Paul Mather joined as a HGV Driver & was quickly deployed to the traffic office.


The first major warehouse was purchased on Deeside Industrial Estate.


Matthew Farrall joined the business full time after many years of gaining experience in all areas on a part-time basis.


Katharine Farrall joined the business full time as Finance Manager.

Farrall’s starts a joint venture business with fellow haulage operator Fagan & Whalley Ltd to create FFW Ltd, a dynamic 4PL.


Farrall’s invests £3.5m in new Deeside warehousing facility adding a 80,000sq ft distribution centre to our portfolio.


Mike Farrall steps up to Chairman.


Katharine Farrall is appointed Finance Director.


Farrall’s refreshes brand identity to represent their growth and diversity within the logistics industry, forming Farrall’s Group.

Farrall’s celebrates 60 year anniversary.


New semi-automated storage solution is installed at Deeside with a global leading WMS powered by Jungheinrich.


Matthew Farrall rejoins the business after spending 5 years gaining experience throughout the logistics sector, and is appointed Managing Director.

Farrall’s Group completes the purchase of Edge’s Electrical.


Farrall’s Group surpassed ten-million-pound turnover, and the fleet surpasses 50 vehicles.


Paul Mather is appointed Commercial Director. 65 year anniversary Scania is added to the fleet.


Farrall’s Group turns over fifteen million pounds. Due to the ever expanding office team, Deeside Second Avenue Depot becomes Head Office.


The Fleet surpasses 60 vehicles.


Farrall’s Group open a depot in Sandycroft with a specialised workshop, offices & training rooms. A further Depot is opened in Newport.


Mark Farrall steps down as Director.

The Fleet surpasses 80 vehicles.

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