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Tillotson and Son

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Tillotson and Son Ltd. of Ashleigh, Heaton, Bolton, Lancashire. Newspaper Services, of Bolton.

Companies included in the group:

c.1898 Business established

1971 73rd AGM held; business included Cartons, Printing, Cases, and Newspapers[1]

1971 Acquired by the UK arm of St. Regis Paper of USA[2]

1985 St Regis was taken over and most of its UK operations were sold to the management - this included Tillotsons, Reed and Smith, and the corrugated packaging part of Mardon Packaging[3]

See Also


Sources of Information

  1. The Times May 04, 1971
  2. The Times, Jun 24, 1971
  3. The Times , May 16, 1985