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7 King Street, Bolton, BL5 3AY

Established in 1921, Walter Forshaw Limited has developed an enviable reputation within the demolition industry for providing a fully integrated package for demolition solutions throughout the UK.

Founded by Jessie Forshaw, we remain today a proud family-owned business. Through the generations we have managed to maintain and enhance our reputation by providing our clients with a quality and affordable service.

Based in Bolton, Lancashire, we are currently one of largest demolition contractors in the North West of England and, unusually for the demolition industry, directly employ over 60 staff.

WFL is an active member of the National Federation of Demolition Contractors and our Managing Director, Mr. Andrew Forshaw, was appointed NFDC 2nd Vice President in March 2013 at the AGM at the Dorchester Hotel in London. This is a 6 year term leading to Andrew becoming President in his 5th and 6th years of office.
New Vehicle Livery

Construction News Specialist Awards Finalist
WFL has been shortlisted to the final 6 in the "Demolition Specialist of the Year" category ...

A1 Bridge Demolition Transport Network: A1 Bridge Demolition, Yorkshire
The demolition of 9 redundant road / rail / river bridges on the former A1 in Yorkshire.
Waste Transfer Station
We are now able to offer a tipping facility at our waste transfer station for any company who wants to deposit clean hardcore.