Bedfords Group has been placed into administration and has ceased trading. Howard Smith and David Costley-Wood of KPMG were appointed to handle the insolvency of Bedfords Limited, which trades as Bedfords Group, on March 27. A skeleton staff has been retained to assist the administrator with the insolvency process at its main site in Birstall, West Yorkshire. The business also operated out of a head office in Morley, near Leeds. Bedfords Limited is owned by SP & PL Holdings, which […]
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Administrators have saved 420 staff jobs at a Lincolnshire waste haulage firm by selling it to a subsidiary of utilities group Beauparc.