Plans to keep Amazon collection hub at fuel station

Permission is being sought to keep an Amazon parcel pick-up station in Pontefract.

Wednesday, 9th December 2020, 4:43 pm
The hub at the garage in Pontefract.

The external ‘hub’ storage locker is in place at Pontefract Service Station Corner Garage on Ackworth Road, with retrospective planning permission now being applied for.

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The digitally-accessed locker allows people to pick up parcels they have ordered online.

However, a letter of objection has been sent into Wakefield Council from a nearby neighbour who says there are people pulling up at all hours to collect parcels.