Mountsorrel Quarry



Welcome to Mountsorrel Quarry


Mountsorrel Quarry sits at the heart of Charnwood’s historic granite quarrying communities. A nationally significant quarry, it supplies vital building materials to major construction projects locally and throughout the UK.


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Mountsorrel Quarry helps stable ground for rescue ponies

August 31, 2021
Tarmac’s Mountsorrel Quarry has come to the aid of a local resident, who reached out for help after a field that is home to rescue...
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Focus on Josh Mason – Mountsorrel Quarry Operations and Development Manager

August 19, 2021
At Tarmac we are committed to supporting and developing our employees so that they can excel within the industry. A great example of this is...
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Mountsorrel Quarry donation helps revive memorial to Princess Diana

July 13, 2021
Tarmac’s Mountsorrel Quarry has helped Quorn Evening Women’s Institute (WI) restore a living memory to Princess Diana, with a donation to help maintain the memorial...
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Virtual information session – watch our webinar

July 5, 2021
Since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, we have been unable to host open days for residents to provide information and updates about our operations...
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Mountsorrel quarry helps local school create new sensory garden

July 2, 2021
Mountsorrel quarry has helped Ashmount School in Loughborough realise its dream of creating a new sensory garden – by making a significant donation of materials...
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Focus on Gemma Bettoney – Mountsorrel Development Manager

June 25, 2021
At Mountsorrel Quarry, attracting and developing an inclusive and diverse workforce is extremely important to us.
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Rare birds nesting at Mountsorrel Quarry

June 24, 2021
Mountsorrel Quarry is celebrating another successful year for the site’s rare residents.
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Tarmac commits to renewable fuel in rail freight sustainability drive

June 9, 2021
Tarmac and its rail freight partner DB Cargo UK have announced that the delivery of construction materials on a key strategic route will be powered...
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Tarmac support Barrow in Bloom footpath project

May 26, 2021
Tarmac’s Mountsorrel quarry has helped Barrow in Bloom with a donation of gravel to maintain the footpath on Mill Lane, Barrow on Soar.
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Tarmac support helps Rothley and Mountsorrel Heritage Centre expand car park

May 17, 2021
A donation from Tarmac’s Mountsorrel Quarry has allowed the Rothley and Mountsorrel Heritage Centre to expand its car park.
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