Serving local business for over 30 years

Established in 1983, Hawthorne has supplied the forklift industry with quality used forklift trucks for over three decades and is still owned and managed by the Forsyth family.

But did you know that we also supply, service and maintain forklift trucks for an ever growing number of businesses throughout the north west?

From a single electric forklift for a small business to mixed fleets working in manufacturing or distribution Hawthorne Fork Truck Services can keep your business moving.
We are a full service provider and with an extensive selection of quality used machines we are certain we can assist with your requirements.

Our trucks are supported by an experienced team and our services for business include –

Forklift Sales

We always have a large selection of machines to suit all applications. Capacities from 1500kg up to 10,000kg, powered by diesel, LPG or electric. forklifts, pallet trucks, reach trucks and stackers. 

Forklift Hire

Need a big truck for machinery installation or relocation? We always have heavy lift trucks in stock and available for quick delivery.

Service and Maintenance

We provide service and maintenance agreements tailored to your needs. From just one truck to mixed fleets, our experienced engineers will keep your business moving.

LOLER examinations from Hawthorne FTS

LOLER Examinations

Ensure your truck comply with H&S regulations and book an on site LOLER examination from Hawthorne FTS

Driver Training

Whether a complete beginner or an experienced operator, our range of forklift training courses benefit individuals and employers with staff wanting to develop their skills.