Take a sneak peak inside Leyland's Amazon delivery warehouse: GALLERY

On a Leyland trading estate lurks a vast warehouse complex that is at the centre of Amazon's UK operation.

Sunday, 25th November 2018, 11:19 am
Updated Monday, 26th November 2018, 8:40 am
Amazon came to Lancashire in 2015, when it moved into a vast warehouse complex on the Lancashire Business Park on Centurian Way, Leyland

As Amazon staff take a moment to recover from Black Friday and begin preparing for Christmas, we were granted a rare look inside.

Amazon came to Lancashire in 2015, when it moved into a vast warehouse complex on the Lancashire Business Park on Centurian Way, Leyland
The vast Leyland site operates as the company's delivery station - the location in the centre of England with easy motorway access making it ideal
Packages are shipped to the delivery station from Amazon fulfilment and sortation centres and loaded onto vehicles to be delivered to customers
The company employs 50 full time staff, and also works with 18 independent delivery companies with more than 200 drivers in the Leyland area.
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Black Friday and Christmas are the busiest times of the year for the company, and staff are offered a range of activities in the run up to Christmas that include tombolas, prize draws, a bake off and arcade games.