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What makes Stevenage great?

What makes Stevenage great?

Stevenage Packaging are extremely proud of our hometown which has served us well for all of our 28 years since 1989.

 

Some interesting facts about Stevenage

Stevenage CyclewaysVincent Black ShadowMARS Rover

  • Stevenage was the first new town to be designated under the New Towns Act of 1946.
  • Stevenage was the first town in the UK with dedicated cycleways.
  • It is only 19 minutes from London by train to Kings Cross non-stop.
  • The home of Vincent Motorcycles who built the first superbike which was the fastest bike in the world from 1948 - 1955
  • Home to The Thomas Alleyne Academy which can trace its roots back to 1558.
  • The MARS rover was built at Airbus in Stevenage.
  • The home of British Aerospace.

 

World class people in Stevenage

Ken Follett Lewis Hamilton Ian Poulter Ashley Young

Some of those who have been born, brought up or lived in Stevenage.

  • John Cooper Clarke - Punk poet
  • Ken Follett - Global best selling author
  • Lewis Hamilton - Three times Formula One world champion
  • Kevin Phillips - England & Premier League footballer & Golden Boot winner
  • Graham Poll - World Cup & Premier League football referee
  • King Miguel of Portugal
  • Ian Poulter - Golfer & Ryder Cup winner
  • Phil Vincent - British motorcycle pioneer
  • Jack Wilshere - England & Arsenal footballer
  • Ashley Young - England & Manchester United footballer

 

Stevenage on the big screen

Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush

Stevenage has been used as the setting for a number of films and TV programmes including:

  • Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush
  • Boston Kickout
  • Spy Game
  • Serious Charge

Who have we supplied polythene to?

Stevenage Packaging Limited
Follett House, Primett Road,
Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 3EE

Company Number: 02341130

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