Commercial property in Derby
Derby is situated on the banks of the River Derwent in the south of Derbyshire. Initially a market town, the city grew rapidly in the industrial era.Derby has a population of 248,700 people.
Transport links - Derby
The M1 motorway passes about ten miles to the east of the city, linking Derby southwards to the London area and northwards to Sheffield and Leeds. Local bus services in and around Derby are run by a number of companies, mainly Trent Barton and Arriva Midlands. East Midlands Airport is situated about fifteen miles (24 km) from Derby city centre.
Businesses in Derby
Derby is predominantly an industrial region. Two biggest employers are Rolls-Royce Holdings and Toyota. Midland Railway has its headquarter in Derby. Core Design is also based in the city. They are known for its successful video game Tomb Raider.