Plant Hire COVID-19 UPDATE

Morris Leslie Plant Hire are committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of our customers, suppliers and staff during the current COVID-19 outbreak. We are monitoring the situation daily to ensure we follow all advice and guidelines issued by the government and national health organisations while safely delivering a vital service to our customers.

While we continue to offer our essential services to critical projects, we are doing so responsibly, with this in mind, we have scaled back operations in some locations.

With effect from 5pm Friday, 3rd April, our depots in both Whitehaven and Inverness will close until further notice.

Update: with effect from 5pm Thursday 9th April, our Plymouth depot will also be closed until further notice. 


What does this mean for our customers?


For breakdowns, please contact the appropriate depot number below, we will continue to offer a breakdown service to all customers. We ask you to please be patient as our response times may be a little slower than usual.



Regretfully, we cannot accept off-hires to our closed depots, unless the customer can return the kit to the hiring depot, please contact your hiring depot on the appropriate number below.


Suspend Hire:

 Please contact your hiring depot, suspended hires will be considered on a case by case basis.




Inverness: 01463 234582

Whitehaven: 01946 694311

Plymouth: 01752 341200


In the event you cannot reach your hiring depot, please call our National Contact Centre: 0345 030 6000


We thank you for your understanding and patience. We will provide updates as they become available.

Kind regards


Graham Ogilvie

Managing Director