AM Widdowson & Son ended its days with a whimper, after a CVA and two pre-pack administrations left little more than a husk, a new progress report confirms. Following the Leicester-based haulier’s purchase by Malta registered HLD Group in 2015, it went through the insolvency process several times under the administration of Leonard Curtis, leaving unsecured creditors £10m out of pocket collectively. Via a number of legal entities it remained under the ultimate control of HLD Group, which is headed […]
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