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Tool Hire, Powered Access (scissor lift / cherry picker), Heater Hire & Air Conditioning, PASMA & IPAF Training for Manchester and the North West

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Based in Leigh, Lancashire, Astley Hire will NOT be beaten for Service, Reliability & Quality. We provide tool hire, equipment & access hire across Manchester, Lancashire, Cheshire, Merseyside and the rest of the NW.

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Our tool hire includes - generators, drills, saws, pumps and lift & shift hire. Our Access hire division has ladder, scaffold tower, scissor lift / platform / cherry picker hire. Including Advanced Guard Rail (AGR) scaffold towers. The heating and cooling hire range has all the space heater hire or air conditioning hire. For site safety, we deliver PASMA, PAL card IPAF training courses.


link to overview of hire products and services Click through for a quick view of the hire products and services available from the specialist divisions.
  • link to access, cherry pickerhire etc.
  • link to IPAF and PASMA training
  • link to tool hire
  • link to cleaning, scrubber dryer hire
  • link to space heater hire
  • link to air-con and cooling hire
Go straight through to the division websites using the links here or at the top of each page.

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50 years of hireNews, Special Offers & Jobs on the Blog

All the latest news and information about Astley Hire can be found on our BLOG. Any Hire Job Vacancies will be posted Here.

Backing up our promise, "We will Not be beaten for Service, Reliability & Quality"

Hire service guarantee logoService Benefit: Making your working life easier, any problems solved. We have a trusted team of people working on your side. - read more

Reliability Benefit: Quite simply we won’t let you down or cause you problems. Hiring with our level of reliability will save you time and money.- read more

Quality Benefit: Hire in this Quality to help you win more business and meet your targets.- read more


Hire Cleaning equpment delivery vanCleaning Division Delivers in style

The new cleaning division has been set up to deliver a dedicated hire service providing professional cleaning equipment to industrial, commercial and food processing clients. The new van shows the type of equipment available and demonstrates the commitment Astley Hire has to providing a unique, top quality service. See the Cleaning Division Site


Customer service team with award Why Hire from an Independent Local Hire Company?

Astley Hire has a reputation (since 1966) for hiring quality tools and equipment with excellent levels of service at competitive hire rates. The dedicated, friendly staff can advise on the best tools and plant hire to suit the needs of all trades, contractors and maintenance professionals. Being an independent hire company, we have the flexibility and focus to serve our customers well. Every year we ask our customers about how well we are doing and what we can do better, read the 2016 report pdf.

Accreditations for hire equipment

Many of our standards are externally assessed, monitored and accredited. As well as helping to maintain standards it keeps us fully up to date with the latest, working practices, legislation and training. - read more about our accreditations



Tool Hire and equipment rental for Professional and Trade Customers

Having the right quality tools and plant, regularly maintained with a high regard to safety and productivity is a crucial profit factor for our customers. With Astley Hire you get what you need to get the job done.

  • On time deliveries - So you don't waste time on site
  • Reliable equipment hire - Maintained to the highest standards, so they won't let you down
  • Expert advice - To get the right equipment for the job you are doing
  • Training when you need it - To ensure the highest level of productivity and safety
  • Back-up from Experts - Our experienced team is on hand, at your disposal, just call us

The benefits come with competitive hire rates, trade discounts, long term hire discounts and beneficial account terms. Giving you BEST VALUE Tool and Plant HIRE. Find more about Accounts, Trade Hire Rates, Prices & Cost.

See how easy it is to open a trade account


link to tool hireTool Hire for specialist and general applications

Tool hire located in Leigh serving Manchester, Bolton, Lancashire, Cheshire and Merseyside. Specialist tool hire for industry, engineering, landscaping, maintenance and facilities management. Plus general tools for hire: hydraulic breaker hire, generator hire, drill hire, mixer hire, saw hire, cleaner hire, fence hire, pump hire, floor stripper and dehumidifier hire. Delivering a Fast and Reliable tool hire service to postcodes M, OL, SK, WA, BL, WN, PR, CW, CH & L Now with LIFT & SHIFT EQUIPMENT HIRE RANGE including Portable Gantry hoist Hire and Genie material lift hire.

link to access, hire cherry pickers MEWPs etc.Powered Access equipment MEWPS (Cherry Picker and Scissor Lift) Hire

The Cherry Picker Hire range includes: JLG Toucan 10E, Genie Z-30/20N RJ, JLG 300AJP, Nifty HR12,JLG 400AJP,Nifty HR15,JLG M450AJ,Genie Z-45/25,JLG M600JP
The Scissor Lift Hire Range includes: Genie GR-15 Runabout, JLG 1230ES, Genie GR-20 Runabout, Genie GS-2032, JLG 2030ES,JLG 1930ES,Genie GS-1930, Genie GS-2632, Genie GS-2646, Genie GS-2668 RT, JLG 3246ES, Genie GS-324.

link to access, scaffold tower hire.Manual Access Equipment (Scaffold Towers, Ladders, Steps, Podiums) Hire

Platform Hire, Scaffold Tower Hire and Ladders, Step ladders, Combi Ladders for hire to give quick and safe access. For working at height you can hire Podium steps, Folding platforms or scaffold towers. Top equipment like; Sherpascopic, Delta Dec, U-GO RazaDeck, and Alto for hire to get the job done in safety. Around Manchester and the NW from Blackpool, Bolton and Bury to Wilmslow, Warrington and Wigan.

link to cleaning, scrubber dryer hireCleaning Equipment Hire

Scrubber dryer hire, sweeper, pressure washer, steam cleaner hire and more for all commercial, industrial and food processing facilities cleaning. Direct hire from experts nr. Manchester serving the NW from Blackpool, Bolton and Bury to Wilmslow, Warrington and Wigan.

link to space heater hireHeating and Heaters Hire

When it's heating you need for your Office, Shop, Showroom, Workshop, Factory or Marquee, we have the temporary heating hire, mains gas or LPG blow heater hire and paraffin or electric space heater hire options. For Cheap Heating and Heater Hire there are some really low rates available for long term hires. Find out - How to choose which heating option is right for you. We can assess your heating hire needs with an on-site heater assessment. If you need temporary heating in the NW from Preston, Leigh, Ellesmere Port, Runcorn to Chester, Trafford, Glossop or Buxton we have the right heaters for hire.

link to air-con and cooling hireAir Conditioning Hire and Cooler Hire

Air Conditioning Hire and Cooler Hire. When it's cooling you need in your Office, Shop, Showroom, Computer room, Factory or Marquee, we have air conditioning, evaporative coolers or fans to cool your space. For Cheap Air Conditioning Hire there are some really low rates available for long term hires. Find out - How to choose which air conditioning unit. We can assess your cooling needs with an on-site air conditioning assessment. If you need cooling in the NW from Southport, Liverpool and Birkenhead to Stockport, Salford or St. Helens we have the right cooling or air conditioning for hire.

link to IPAF and PASMA training IPAF Training courses for PAL cards and PASMA Training courses plus more.

IPAF and PASMA Training at our centre in Leigh, Lancashire, easy access from Manchester or anywhere in the North West. On-Site IPAF and PASMA Training courses a flexible option for Cheshire, Merseyside, Midlands, North Wales and beyond. If you need a PAL card or PASMA training in a hurry call us to see if we can arrange "emergency" Saturday or Weekend IPAF or PASMA Training. IPAF training for safe use of powered access platforms, IPAF categories 3a, 3b, 1a and 1b or PASMA Training for scaffold towers, Low Level Access Training, Abrasive Wheel Training, Manual Handling Training also availble.


Astley Hire is one of the UK's leading independent hire companies, delivering Tool Hire to Bolton, Leigh, Preston, Wigan, Manchester and other locations across the North West.

The links above will take you straight to our dedicated divisions with full product listing, prices and advice. If you can't find what you need, please call us. We also have vacancies available from time to time details posted on the blog.

The introduction video can be viewed on a full page here.

Tool hire, Access Hire, Heating, Cooling Hire, Cleaning machine hire, PASMA Training courses and IPAF Training courses available across the NW North West including: Manchester, Lancashire and Cheshire. Tool Hire covering the areas around Blackpool, Bolton, Bury, Preston, Leigh, Southport, Liverpool, Birkenhead, Ellesmere Port, Runcorn to Chester, Stockport, Salford, St. Helens, Wilmslow, Warrington, Wigan, Trafford, Glossop and Buxton. Postcodes: M, OL, SK, WA, BL, WN, PR, CW, CH & L. We can deliver competitive hire anywhere in the UK, call us for more details.

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