Partners at Grant Thornton have been appointed as administrators of Corbett’s
Bookshops after the company succumbed to recessionary pressures and competition
from the internet.
David Matthews and Martin Ellis are looking to sell the shops in Tring,
Princes Risborough, Harpenden and West Byfleet as a going concern and all will
continue to trade while options are being explored.
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