Adrian Doble, head of the Turnaround Management Group at Numerica said he had a assembled a team to bid for the entire Mayflower Transbus division.
This follows speculation in the press about various offers for the Mayflower division, including a bid from Graham Mulholland, the UK businessman. According to the FTMulholland has backing from investors including David Jones, the chairman of Next, the UK retailer.
Administrators from Deloitte are believed to have received 10 bids including one from former Mayflower management led by Terry Whitmore.
Emailed bids must be submitted by 21 April.
Steve Absolom and Will Wright from KPMG Restructuring have been appointed joint administrators to City Motor Holdings and associated companies
Partners from Johnston Carmichael have been appointed as joint administrators to Axon Well Interventions Products UK
Begbies Traynor have been appointed administrators of William Anelay Ltd, York, one of Britain’s longest-established construction and heritage restoration companies
Smith & Williamson has been appointed administrators of charity 4Children