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Broadmead Group

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of Bristol.

Electrical retailer.

1957 Chairman is John James. Purchased John G. Murdoch.[1]

1960 Acquired by Firth Cleveland.[2]

1963 Mr John James bid for the Broadmead radio retail chain owned by Firth Cleveland[3]

1964 Advertisement. '... branch managers in Britain's largest radio and TV retail organisation....'[4]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. Birmingham Daily Post - Friday 14 June 1957
  2. The Times, 26 May 1960
  3. The Times Nov. 22, 1963
  4. Coventry Evening Telegraph - Thursday 14 May 1964