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Saunders-Roe Developments

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Maker of the Betalight, nuclear-powered light.

1968 Nuclear Enterprises gave up its minority stake in Saunders-Roe and Nuclear Enterprises Ltd which was renamed Saunders-Roe Developments, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Westland Aircraft Ltd[1]

1980 Set up plant to manufacture liquid crystal displays, at Hayes[2]

Presumably then became part of Westland Technologies

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, Mar 22, 1968
  2. The Times, Jul 10, 1980