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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Tarmac donates gravel to fill in potholes to smooth way for Mountsorrel soccer families

May 20, 2022
Tarmac’s Mountsorrel Quarry has helped a local football club shore up its defences against vehicle damage by donating material to fill in potholes in its...
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Donation perfect pick-me-up for litter-loathing Wombles of Quorn

April 28, 2022
A group of civic-minded residents are making good use of the things that they find as they clear up the things everyday folk leave behind...
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Tarmac welcomes visitors to Mountsorrel Quarry

April 19, 2022
Tarmac’s Mountsorrel Quarry recently opened its doors to the local community, giving them the opportunity to see inside one of the largest operational quarries in...
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Dispelling the myths and mystery of the construction industry: Joanna Jones

March 10, 2022
We’re committed to empowering and championing women in the construction industry – this International Women’s Day and beyond.
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Tarmac donation smooths the bumps for lawn bowlers at local club

February 23, 2022
Roll up, roll up… Bowlers in Quorn can enjoy a smooth surface not only on the green on which they compete but also on their...
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Rock-solid marker heralds a haven of natural beauty thanks to a donation from Tarmac

February 21, 2022
A giant three-tonne rock of Leicestershire granite now marks a tranquil wildflower meadow that – come spring – will be ablaze with glorious colour to...
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Tarmac donation lights up lives of local youngsters

February 10, 2022
Pre-school children with special educational needs can look forward to fun and stimulating sessions after a £350 donation from Tarmac enabled a playgroup to buy...
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National Apprenticeship Week 2022: a guide to help young people #BuildTheFuture

February 8, 2022
The choices young people make in their mid-teens can be life-defining and therefore incredibly daunting, so it is vital that parents, guardians and carers are...
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Tarmac achieves major award for commitment to inclusion and diversity

February 4, 2022
We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the Clear Assured Silver Standard in recognition of our ongoing dedication to inclusion and diversity.
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Christmas cheer spread length and breadth of the country thanks to Tarmac good tidings and festive hampers

December 23, 2021
The festivities came early as Tarmac employees maintained their long tradition of giving back to the community at Christmas time.
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