Rank Company Location Year end Sales £m Operating profit £m Staff Main shareholders
1 The Watches of Switzerland GroupJewellery & watch retailer Leicester Apr-18 *685.2 *37.1 2,015

Apollo (>50%), management (<50%)

2 Daisy GroupCommunications services provider Lancashire Mar-18 *684.3 *‡127.3 3,783

Toscafund (41%), Matthew Riley (41%), Oakley Capital (9%), others, including management (9%)

3 esureInsurance provider Reigate, Surrey Dec-17 677.8 107.3 1,689 Bain Capital and other institutional investors (>50%), management and other (<50%)
4 Miller HomesHousebuilder Edinburgh Dec-17 675.2 130.7 830

Bridgepoint (>50%), other shareholders & management (<50%)

5 BGL GroupInsurance/price comparison provider Peterborough Jun-18 *660.9 *152.8 2,764 Family trusts (65.25%), CPPIB (30%), management & others (4.75%)
6 Holland & BarrettHealth food and supplements retailer Warwickshire Sep-17 655.5 125.8 7,166 L1 Retail (>50%), management (<50%)
7 Karro Food GroupPork processor North Yorkshire Dec-17 *638.9 *20.9 4,065 CapVest (>50%), management (<50%)
8 TravelodgeBudget hotel operator Oxfordshire Dec-17 637.1 58.5 6,740

Institutional investors (>50%), management (<50%)

9 BetfredBookmaker Warrington Sep-17 634.5 35.8 7,097 Fred and Peter Done and family (100%)
10 The Collinson GroupLoyalty and benefits provider Central London Apr-17 625.8 16.5 2,009 Colin Evans (100%)
11 Southall TravelTravel agency and tour operator West London Mar-18 608.6 24.6 40 Kuljinder Bahia (54%), Raybon (28%) and Geomex Holding (18%)
12 West Retail GroupKitchens/electronics retailer North Lincolnshire Dec-17 607.1 17.7 4,188 VIDA Capital Partners (100%)
13 ParagonBusiness process manager Central London Jun-18 *601.8 *16.0 5,532 Patrick Crean (76%), management (24%)
14 Barchester HealthcareCare home operator Central London Dec-17 591.2 24.1 15,462 Grove Investments (100%)
15 Virgin ActiveHealth club operator Central London Dec-17 580.2 80.6 11,238 Brait (80%), Sir Richard Branson (20%)
16 CP HoldingsConglomerate Watford Dec-17 570.2 38.2 7,059 Schreier family trusts (100%)
17 RACBreakdown and motoring services Walsall Dec-17 558 80 3,699 CVC, GIC and senior management (100%)
18 Keepmoat HomesHousebuilder Doncaster Mar-18 *555.6 *41.7 1,098 TDR Capital and Sun Capital (86%), management (14%)
19 Turner & TownsendConstruction consultancy Leeds Apr-18 548.7 54.9 5,209 Vincent Clancy (6%), others members of staff (94%)
20 Associated British PortsPort operator Central London Dec-17 543.5 285.5 2,213 Borealis (30%), Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (30%), GIC Special Investments (20%), Kuwait Investment Authority (10%), Hermes Infrastructure (6.1%), Canada Inc (3.9%)
21 Hyperion Insurance GroupInsurance broker and underwriter Central London Sep-17 541.7 99.8 3,794 Management and staff (>50%), General Atlantic and CDPQ (<50%)
22 GraffJeweller Central London Dec-17 538.2 56.5 584 Graff family (100%)
23 Almac GroupPharmaceuticals manufacturer Co Armagh Sep-17 531.4 34.2 4,407 McClay Foundation (100%)
24 Andrew Marr InternationalSeafood trader East Yorkshire Mar-17 527.7 19.3 272 Andrew Marr and family (100%)
25 NewDayCredit card operator Central London Dec-17 498.7 110.1 830 Cinven and CVC Capital Partners (>50%), management (<50%)
26 LushCosmetics manufacturer and retailer Poole Jun-17 497.8 24.4 10,976 Mark Constantine (34%), Mo Constantine (22%), others (44%)
27 Electricity North WestElectricity network operator Warrington Mar-17 485.5 259.4 1,666

First State and IIF Int’l Holding

28 NG BaileyMechanical, electrical contractor West Yorkshire Feb-18 481 13.7 2,764 Bailey family (100%)
29 Air Charter ServiceAircraft charter broker Surbiton, Surrey Jan-18 479.3 8.5 413 Management (66%), Alcuin Capital Partners (34%)
30 Tennants ConsolidatedChemicals conglomerate Central London Dec-17 468.8 30.1 1,219 Alexander family (78%), others (22%)
31 Avant HomesHousebuilder Chesterfield Apr-18 446.9 63.6 676 Alchemy Special Opportunities, Angelo Gordon and Avenue Capital (100%)
32 Meadow FoodsDairy product producer Chester Mar-18 427 22 273 Exponent & co-investors
33 RSGRecruitment consultancy Bristol Jun-18 *426.1 *14.9 275

Keith Dawe (89%), Sanderson Computer Recruitment Exec Scheme (10%), Joanna Dawe (1%)

34 Buckingham Group ContractingBuilding & civil engineering contractor Stowe, Bucks Dec-17 423.1 16 477 Paul Wheeler and family (50%), Kevin Underwood (14%), Michael Kempley (14%), Tim Brown (14%), others (8%)
35 Walstead GroupCommercial printer Colchester Dec-17 421.6 21.4 2,291

Rutland Partners (>50%), management (<50%)

36 Keltbray GroupSpecialist engineering contractor Surrey Oct-17 417.5 23.8 1,393 Brendan Kerr & family trust (100%)
37 Arsenal HoldingsFootball club North London May-17 417 122.2 695 Stan Kroenke (100%)
38 HillHousebuilder Waltham Abbey, Essex Dec-17 415.6 45.8 432 Hill family (95.5%), employee trust and management (4.5%)
39 ElementTesting services provider Central London Dec-17 *414.0 *52.0 6,300

Bridgepoint (>50%), management (<50%)

40 ZenithVehicle contract hire & leasing Leeds Mar-17 406.8 34.8 507

Bridgepoint (>50%), management (<50%)

41 Turners (Soham)Distribution and warehousing Newmarket Dec-17 396.3 30.5 3,402 Paul Day (60%), Winifred Day (40%)
42 David Lloyd LeisureHealth club operator Hertfordshire Jan-18 392.9 43.3 4,611 TDR Capital (>50%), management (<50%)
43 Flamingo HorticultureFlower & vegetable producer Hertfordshire Dec-17 392.8 12.4 8,497

Sun Capital Partners (>50%), management (<50%)

44 Thor GroupChemicals manufacturer Kent Dec-17 390.4 53.7 1,409

Eurotrust (62%), 3i (27%), other (11%)

45 WaterstonesBook retailer Central London Apr-17 388 24.5 3,195

Elliott Advisors (>50%), Lynwood Investments & management (<50%)

46 CognitaSchools operator Milton Keynes Aug-17 385.2 40.7 6,475 Jacobs Holding (100%)
47 Dorchester CollectionLuxury hotel operator Central London Dec-17 384.4 31.5 3,041 Brunei Investment Agency (100%)
48 NisbetsCatering equipment supplier Bristol Dec-17 380.5 39.6 1,839 Andrew Nisbet (97%), Emily Nisbet (1%), Peter Nisbet (1%), Anne Nisbet (1%)
49 HC-OneCare home operator Darlington Sep-17 375 28 13,712 Formation Capital (>50%), management (<50%)
50 Exterion MediaOutdoor advertiser Central London Dec-17 373.3 22.6 936 Platinum Equity (>50%), management (<50%)
51 AvailableCarCar dealer Castle Donington Dec-17 363.1 9.7 730 Graham & Alison Bell (100%)
52 EnerMechEngineering services provider Aberdeen Dec-17 *361.4 *16.7 2,900 Lime Rock Partners (53%), management (47%)
53 Chelsea Football ClubFootball club Southwest London Jun-17 361.3 35.1 812 Roman Abramovich (100%)
54 LGCLife science tools provider Southwest London Mar-18 *359.8 *48.0 2,626 KKR (>50%), management (<50%)
55 BodenClothing retailer Northwest London Dec-17 347.1 27.1 1,133

Johnnie Boden (69%), Julian Granville (4%), staff and other investors (37%)

56 Addison LeePrivate hire vehicle provider Central London Aug-17 345.8 25.7 1,597 The Carlyle Group (>50%), Liam Griffin (<50%)
57 Edward Billington & SonFood manufacturer Liverpool Sep-17 342.8 13.5 1,783 Billington family (100%)
58 Kurt GeigerShoe retailer Central London Jan-18 *339.0 *36.0 2,300

Cinven (>50%), management (<50%)

59 The Little GroupMedia wholesaler Eastbourne Feb-18 *338.1 *17.4 1,218 Jonathan Little (30%), Andrew Little (30%), Yvette Stafford (30%), Alan & Jean Little (10%)
60 Study GroupEducation service provider Central London Dec-17 337.8 19.2 3,245 Providence Equity Partners (>50%), Bromlee Superannuation Pty and management (<50%)
61 Hays TravelTravel agency Sunderland Oct-17 337.8 9.3 1,201 John Hays (49.99%), Irene Hays (50.01%)
62 MKM Building SuppliesBuilders' merchant Hull Sep-17 332.4 19.9 1,167 Management, Bain Capital
63 Caffè NeroCoffee house operator Central London May-17 *328.9 *26.2 5,500 Paladin Partners, Gerry Ford, employees
64 Busy BeesNurseries operator Staffordshire Dec-17 327.5 15 9,979 Ontario teachers Pension Plan (>50%), Temasek and management (<50%)
65 Photobox GroupPersonalised product retailer Central London Apr-17 325.4 33.5 1,342 Exponent and Electra (>50%), management (<50%)
66 CivicaIT services provider Central London Sep-17 324.7 19.7 3,416 Partners Group (>50%), management (<50%)
67 Whitworth GroupFlour miller Northamptonshire Mar-18 *321.7 *11.4 536 Martin George and family (100%)
68 PattonairAerospace supply chain manager Derby Mar-17 320 27.1 941 Platinum (>50%), management (<50%)
69 BulkhaulSpecialist chemical logistics Middlesbrough Jun-17 314.5 37.8 978 Stephen Gibson (75%), Michael O'Neill (25%)
70 CedoHousehold products maker Telford Dec-17 310.5 17.5 2,105 Straco (75%), Athmos Capital (23%), other (2%)
71 O’Halloran & O’BrienConstruction contractor Surrey Mar-18 306.8 25.8 124 O'Brien Family (100%)
72 Tottenham HotspurFootball club North London Jun-17 306.3 84.8 439 Joe Lewis and Daniel Levy (via ENIC International) (86%), other (14%)
73 Global Energy GroupEnergy services provider Inverness Mar-17 305.2 7.3 3,500 MacGregor family (70%), Mitsui (25%), Maria Nieto (5%)
74 HH GlobalMarketing services provider Surrey Mar-18 *304.4 *10.8 931 Robert MacMillan (54%), Sanne Trust (39%), others (7%)
75 Oak Furniture LandFurniture retailer Swindon Sep-17 303.5 17.2 1,186 Jason Bannister (90%), Terry King (10%)
76 AllSaintsFashion retailer East London Jan-17 303 13 3,249 Lion Capital (100%)
77 GlobalMedia & entertainment provider Central London Mar-17 302.6 51.6 1,271 Private shareholders (100%)
78 FM ConwayInfrastructure services provider Sevenoaks, Kent Mar-18 *297.4 *14.1 1,469 Michael Conway (95%), Kim Conway (5%)
79 BaxtersFood producer Edinburgh Apr-17 296.7 19.4 1,463 Audrey Baxter (32%), Andrew Baxter (21%), Catherine Baxter (16%), Baxter family (31%)
80 Matchesfashion.comLuxury fashion retailer Central London Jan-18 292.8 22.9 574 Apax Partners (>50%), management (<50%)
81 Barrett SteelSteel stockholder Bradford Sep-17 292.7 8.4 1,026 Barrett family (70%), management and others (30%)
82 TogetherSpecialist lender Cheshire Jun-18 *292.2 *133.1 713

Henry Moser (100%)

83 Dr MartensShoe manufacturer and retailer Northamptonshire Mar-17 290.6 32.7 894 Permira (70%), Griggs family and settlements (20%), management (10%)
84 DreamsBed manufacturer and retailer High Wycombe Dec-17 290.3 34.5 1,837 Sun European Partners (94%), management (6%)
85 SurvitecSurvival equipment maker Birkenhead Dec-16 287.4 13.2 2,320 Onex (88%), management (12%)
86 Morris GroupHousebuilder Cheshire Mar-17 283.7 48.8 249 Management (73%), Quayle Munro (27%),
87 Princess YachtsLuxury yacht builder Plymouth Dec-17 274.4 10.9 2,407 L Catterton and others
88 The Swift GroupCaravan and motorhome manufacturer East Yorkshire Aug-17 273.3 18.1 1,200 Management (59%), Smith family (33%), other (8%)
89 S NortonMetal recycler Liverpool Dec-17 272.5 23.3 177 Harry family (100%)
90 Norbrook LaboratoriesPharmaceuticals manufacturer County Down Jul-17 272 50.2 2,068 The Lord Ballyedmond family trust (100%)
91 Addo Food GroupFood producer Nottingham Mar-17 270.9 11.6 2,527 LDC (>50%), management (<50%)
92 ProCam EuropeCrop protection specialist Cambridgeshire Dec-17 270.8 9.2 570 Tony White (67%), Ian Beswick (18%), Chris Butt (11%), White discretionary trust (4%)
93 Ogilvie GroupVehicle lessor Stirling Jun-17 269.4 9.7 551 Ogilvie family (100%)
94 Sushi DailySushi bar operator West London Dec-17 *268.1 *29.5 428

Kelly Choi (60%), Jerome Castaing (40%)

95 WagamamaNoodle bar operator Central London Apr-17 266.1 21.3 5,078 Duke Street Capital and Hutton Collins (69%, Duke Street majority partner), management & other shareholders (31%)
96 TimpsonRetail services provider Manchester Sep-17 260.1 12.9 4,944 John Timpson and family trusts (100%)
97 Innovation GroupInsurance claims technology provider Hampshire Sep-17 258.4 8.4 3,419 The Carlyle Group (>50%), management (<50%)
98 EnconInsulation distributor West Yorkshire Jul-18 *258.0 *13.5 615 Stuart Moore (73%), management (27%)
99 Azzurri GroupCasual dining food chain Central London Jul-17 †257.8 †18.6 6,133

Bridgepoint Group (82%), management (18%)

100 Maritime GroupContainer transport and logistics Suffolk Dec-17 254.5 11 2,205 John Williams (100%)
101 QATraining & education provider Central London Jun-18 *251.8 *50.5 1,800 CVC Capital (85%), management (15%)
102 LWCDrinks distributor Manchester Sep-17 247.7 10.4 724 Robin Gray (77%), Ebrahim Mukadam (12%), John Edward Trust (11%)
103 ZPGDigital brands owner Central London Sep-17 244.5 70.4 850

Silver Lake (100%)

104 Alexander Mann SolutionsRecruitment consultancy Central London Dec-17 242.5 35.6 3,386 OMERS Private Equity (>50%), management (<50%)
105 Stewart Milne GroupHousebuilder & timber systems maker Aberdeen Jun-17 240.5 7 794 Stewart Milne and family (100%)
106 United LivingBuilding contractor Kent Mar-18 240.1 10.3 520 LDC (68%), management (32%)
107 Fat FaceClothing retailer Hampshire Jun-18 238.1 ‡30.2 2,705

Bridgepoint Capital & syndicates (89%), current & management (11%)

108 Arora GroupHotel operator West London Mar-17 236.1 42.9 1,747 Surinder Arora (100%)
109 Bridgetown HoldingsCivil engineer and plant hire Birmingham May-17 234.2 16.5 126 John Kelly (51%), Martin Kelly (49%)
110 Spark EnergyEnergy supplier Selkirk Jun-18 *232.7 *10.0 450 Limerston Capital (56%), Railways Pension Investments (42%), management (2%)
111 Hadleigh Timber GroupWood panel distributor Blythe Bridge, Stoke-on-Trent Dec-17 231.6 12.9 700 Hadleigh PVT Ltd. (80%), Chris Rudd (20%)
112 Voyage CareCare home operator Staffordshire Mar-18 229 22.8 9,606

Duke Street Capital & Partners Group (93%), management (7%)

113 Leisure Pass GroupTourism smartcard developer Central London Dec-17 †225.8 †13.4 105 Big Bus Tour Holdings (44%), Exponent Private Equity (35%), management & others (21%)
114 ToolbankTool distributor Kent Dec-17 223.8 19.9 934 John Twallin (13%), estates & settlements trust (35%), other (52%)
115 PeninsulaEmployment law consultancy Manchester Mar-18 223.6 39.7 2,250 Fred and Peter Done (100%)
116 Story HomesHousebuilder Carlisle Mar-18 *223.5 *18.4 485 Story family (94.5%), others (5.5%)
117 HKS RetailFuel forecourt operator Leicester May-17 221.3 6.4 573 Thakrar family (100%)
118 SymphonyFurniture supplier Barnsley Dec-17 218.8 15.6 1,586 Douglas Gregory (100%)
119 GRS Roadstone GroupAggregate distributor and waste removal Nuneaton Dec-17 218.4 7.5 763 Management (75%), Tarmac Trading (25%)
120 Charles TyrwhittClothing retailer Central London Jul-18 *218.0 *14.5 1,100 Nick Wheeler & family (95%), Peter Higgins (5%)
121 Travel CounsellorsTravel services provider Manchester Oct-17 216.9 15.5 339

Vitruvian Partners (>50%), management (<50%)

122 Michael J LonsdaleEngineering contractor Slough Sep-17 216.8 6.8 159 Michael Hoodless (60%), Gary Herbert (40%)
123 ClaranetIT services provider Central London Jun-17 216.5 15.9 1,289 Nasser family (>50%), other shareholders (<50%)
124 TinopolisFilm and television producer South Wales Sep-17 216 21.1 539 Management (100%)
125 Morrisroe GroupGroundworks and construction Borehamwood, Herts Oct-17 214.3 15.6 208 Brian Morrisroe (100%)
126 Halewood Wines and SpiritsAlcoholic drinks maker Liverpool Jul-17 †212.6 †5.5 965 Halewood family (65%), others (35%)
127 Acorn StairliftsStairlift manufacturer West Yorkshire Sep-17 211.8 22 1,485 John Jakes (100%)
128 Lanes GroupWastewater services provider Leeds Jul-18 *208.6 *12.6 2,064 Wayne Earnshaw (49%), management and others (53%)
129 Control RisksSpecialist risk consultancy Central London Mar-18 *207.3 *20.3 2,637 Employeee Ownership Trust (100%)
130 Rocco Forte HotelsLuxury hotel owner and manager Central London Apr-18 206.5 20.7 2,166 Sir Rocco Forte, family & trusts (75%), CDP Equity (23%), third-party investors (2%)
131 ModianoWool merchant Central London Mar-17 205.9 14.3 374 Modiano settlements (99%), William Costin (1%)
132 FESConstruction support services Stirling Aug-17 204.6 7.9 1,927 Duncan S Fletcher & family (98%), other (2%)
133 Cruden HomesHousebuilder Edinburgh Mar-17 200.6 8.5 624 Kevin Reid (60%), Cruden Foundation (20%), others (20%)
134 Click TravelCorporate travel management Birmingham Mar-18 198.8 5.9 224 BGF, James McLean, estate of Simon McLean
135 Weston GroupHousebuilder Essex Jul-17 198.6 23.5 385 Bob Weston (40%), management and other (60%)
136 The White CompanyLifestyle retailer West London Mar-17 198.4 17.6 1,570 Chrissie Rucker (99%), Nick Wheeler (1%)
137 PureGymGym operator Leeds Dec-17 198 37.1 763 Leonard Green (>50%), management (<50%)
138 JJ Food ServiceFood distributor Enfield Mar-17 196.8 5.4 827 Kiamil family (100%)
139 Village HotelsHotel operator Warrington Dec-17 195 31.8 4,110 KSL Capital Partners (100%)
140 SolventisSolvent distributor Guildford Dec-17 194.1 12.5 32

David Lubbock (100%)

141 Audley TravelTour operator Oxfordshire Dec-17 193.5 23 463 3i (>50%), management (<50%)
142 RegattaOutdoor clothing distributor Manchester Jan-18 *193.2 *20.4 1,196 Black family (100%)
143 Qualasept PharmaxoPharmaceuticals manufacturer Wiltshire Apr-18 *190.9 *14.7 208 Richard Wastnage (50%), Christopher Watt (44%), Maria Watt (6%)
144 Belfield FurnishingsFurniture and furnishings manufacturer Derbyshire Dec-17 189.9 8.4 2,181 NorthEdge (>60%), management (<40%)
145 Bettys & Taylors of HarrogateCafe operator and food maker Harrogate Oct-17 189.7 15.1 1,411

Founding family and family trusts (100%)

146 Buy It DirectLaptop and appliance reseller Huddersfield Mar-18 *186.8 *4.2 330 Nick Glynne and family (88%), Simon Barnett (12%)
147 East End FoodsIndian food supplier West Bromwich Apr-17 185.5 10.7 358

Wouhra family (100%)

148 Edinburgh AirportAirport operator Edinburgh Dec-17 184.9 81.1 628 Global Infrastructure Partners (80.90%), Future fund board of Guardians(9.55), Q Super Fund (9.55%)
149 Mountain WarehouseOutdoor clothing retailer Central London Feb-17 184.8 17.6 1,418 Mark Neale (85%), Inflexion Private Equity (20%) management (15%)
150 P D HookPoultry producer Oxfordshire Oct-17 184.6 21.9 1,130 Hook family (100%)
151 BarbourClothing manufacturer South Shields Apr-17 184.3 29.4 962 Dame Margaret Barbour (51%), Barbour family trust (46%), other (3%)
152 West Ham UnitedFootball club London May-17 183.3 56.8 399

David Sullivan (51%), David Gold (35%), others (14%)

153 ColtVentilation systems provider Hampshire Dec-17 181.4 6.7 1,060 O'Hea family (78%), Colt Foundation (22%)
154 Frank Recruitment GroupIT recruitment consultancy Newcastle upon Tyne Nov-17 180.4 14.8 1,152 TPG (70%), management (30%)
155 CCS MediaIT & services reseller Chesterfield Dec-17 180.2 5.2 420 Robert Tomlinson (80%), Alan Honarmand (10%), Terry Betts (10%)
156 The Trade Centre WalesCar supermarket West Glamorgan Nov-17 179 15.3 393

Mark Bailey (100%)

157 Core AssetsFoster care agency Worcestershire Dec-16 178.6 10.6 1,616 Jim Cockburn and Janet Rees (100%)
158 TolentConstruction Gateshead Dec-17 178.4 3.7 418

Gutenga Investments (50%), Tarom Foundation (24%), others (26%)

159 Smartway PharmaceuticalsPharmaceutical wholesaler Southwest London Feb-17 177.7 12.3 57 Kirti Patel (50%), Bhanumati Patel (50%)
160 OptalPayment services provider Central London Dec-17 177.7 15.4 65 Management (45%), other investors (55%)
161 Dune LondonFootwear retailer Central London Jan-17 176.1 6.2 2,111 Daniel Rubin (42%), Anne Rubin (31%), others (27%)
162 RidgeonsTimber and builders' merchant Cambridge Dec-17 175.7 6.7 851 Ridgeon family (99%), other (1%)
163 Castle ViewLeisure services manager Stirling Mar-17 175.7 10.2 6,416 Martin Bell (95%), Caroline Bell (5%)
164 Winterbotham DarbyChilled food supplier Redhill, Surrey Mar-17 174.2 14.1 393 Equistone Partners (>50%), LDC & management (<50%)
165 M&CoClothing and homeware retailer Inchinnan, near Glasgow Feb-18 174.2 4.7 1,556 Iain McGeoch & family (95%), employees and others (5%)
166 Haymarket GroupMedia company Twickenham Jun-17 172.7 16 1,573

Heseltine family (via Dechert Nominees Ltd) (100%)

167 Hopkins HomesHousebuilder Suffolk Apr-17 172.4 41.8 149 James Hopkins (93%), Selina Hopkins (7%)
168 Everton Football ClubFootball club Liverpool May-17 171.3 25 357

Farhad Moshiri (49.9%), Bill Kenwright (12%), other investors (38.1%)

169 Albert BartlettPotato supplier Lanarkshire May-17 170.9 7.7 783 Ronnie Bartlett (100%)
170 AESSEALMechanical seal manufacturer Rotherham Dec-17 170.6 24 1,694 Christopher Rea (57%), 3i (43%)
171 Argus MediaCommodity information provider Central London Jun-17 †169.8 †40.5 824 General Atlantic (>50%), management and others (<50%)
172 NoteMachineCash machine operator Powys Jun-17 169.5 30.4 1,151 Corsair Capital (>50%), management (<50%)
173 St Austell BreweryBrewery, pub-owner and hotelier Cornwall Dec-17 169.3 13.3 1,553 Hicks family (98%), others (2%)
174 NorkemChemical exporter Knutsford Dec-17 168.6 6.1 110 Lynne Colling (64%), Alan Nicholson (5%), other (31%)
175 TuskerCar benefit specialists Watford Dec-17 167.5 7.2 190 ECI Partners (76%) and management (24%)
176 APP WholesalePlumbing wholesaler Dagenham, Essex Jul-18 *167.3 *4.5 171

Allan Pierce (100%)

177 WillerbyMobile home maker Hull Sep-17 165.9 14.5 1,007 Equistone Partners (80%), management (20%)
178 Riviera TravelTour operator Burton-on-Trent Nov-17 165.3 19.1 142

Silverfleet (67%), management (33%)

179 Sun MarkConsumer products wholesaler West London Aug-17 165.1 6.6 77 Ranger family (100%)
180 The Senator GroupOffice furniture manufacturer Lancashire Dec-17 165.1 10.9 1,403 Mustoe family (100%)
181 WealmoorFood importer Greenford, Middlesex Apr-17 165.1 4.9 933 Leena Malde (100%)
182 Eaton TowersTelecom towers owner Central London Dec-17 164.8 33.4 193

Capital Group (>50%), management (<50%)

183 The EntertainerToy retailer Buckinghamshire Jan-18 *163.9 *13.2 1,704 Grant family (100%)
184 International Car Wash GroupCar wash operator High Wycombe Dec-16 163.8 20.3 527

Roark Capital (>50%), others (<50%)

185 One Group ConstructionCivil engineering contractor Ipswich Dec-17 162.6 6.5 542

Richard Neall (100%)

186 NEC GroupVenue management Birmingham Mar-18 162.1 46.3 793

LDC (>50%), management (<50%)

187 Wedge Group GalvanizingGalvanizer West Midlands Mar-18 161.4 19.1 1,218 Woolridge family (76%), management (24%)
188 Dodd GroupElectrical contractor Shropshire Mar-18 *160.0 *5.0 852

Tom Dodd & family (92.5%), John Kavanagh (5%), Matthew Lewis (2.5%%)

189 Medequip Assistive TechnologyHomecare medical equipment supplier Middlesex Dec-17 159.9 5.8 703 Andrew Siddall (40%), Jeremy Siddall (18%), Peter Siddall (18%), Clive Siddall (11%), others (13%)
190 Churchill Contract ServicesFacilities services provider Hertfordshire Jun-18 *158.5 *3.8 13,987 Joel Briggs (29%), Philip Moxom (29%), Caroline Briggs (18%), Sarah Moxom (18%), employee benefit trust (6%)
191 The Right Fuelcard CompanyFuel card provider Leeds Jun-17 157 5.7 58 Rontec Fuel Cards Ltd (50%), Bayford & Co Ltd (50%)
192 Richer SoundsAudio-visual retailer Central London Apr-17 155.9 7.5 497 Julian Richer (95%), Rosie Richer (5%)
193 MiQDigital marketing agency Central London Dec-17 *155.9 *12.6 561 Founders & management (61%), ECI Partners (38%), GP Bullhound Sidecar (1%)
194 BayfordConglomerate West Yorkshire Jun-17 155.7 3.5 61 Jonathan Turner (100%)
195 Birmingham AirportAirport operator Birmingham Mar-18 155.5 49.4 825 West Midland District Councils (49%), Airport Group Investments Ltd (48%), airport staff (3%)
196 British EnginesEngineer Newcastle upon Tyne Apr-17 154.4 7.1 1,398 Lamb family and management (100%)
197 Big Bus ToursBus tour operator Central London Apr-17 154 14.5 1,830

Exponent, Merlin Entertainment

198 James Donaldson GroupTimber merchant Fife Mar-18 *153.6 *7.7 767

Donaldson family (86%), employees (14%)

199 Erith GroupDemolition contractor Erith, Kent Sep-17 152.9 10.6 582 Darsey family & trusts (100%)
200 TrainlineOnline travel retailer Central London Feb-17 152.8 ‡31.0 450 KKR (>50%), management (<50%)
201 Brett MartinPlastic sheet manufacturer Co Antrim Dec-16 152.4 8.6 935

Brian Martin (45%), Laurence Martin (45%), family trusts (10%)

202 Strata HomesHousebuilder and developer Doncaster Jun-18 *152.4 *19.5 216 Weaver family
203 Silentnight GroupBed manufacturer Lancashire Jan-17 152.1 14 1,132

HIG Capital (75%), management (25%)

204 New England SeafoodPremium seafood supplier Chessington Oct-17 151.5 4.5 560 Fred Stroyan (42%), Andrew Crawford (10%), management and other (48%)
205 InHealthDiagnostic services provider High Wycombe Sep-17 151.4 3.4 1,700 The Damask Trust
206 NovusBuilding and maintenance services Stoke-on-Trent Dec-17 151.1 6.4 862

John Seddon (50%), Helen Oakey (25%), Susan Nuttall (25%)

207 Fourfront GroupWorkplace consultants Surrey Apr-17 150.7 6.1 284 Clive Lucking (23%), Aki Stamatis (20%), Rysaffe Trustee Co (12%), others (45%)
208 Lindum GroupConstruction services provider Lincoln Nov-17 149.9 7 629 Chambers family (54%), management & employees (46%)
209 The Cartwright GroupCommercial vehicle body manufacturer Altrincham Mar-18 *149.7 *6.6 983 Cartwright family (100%)
210 Gray & AdamsVehicle manufacturer Aberdeenshire Apr-17 148.3 9.7 731

James Gray (43%), Peter Gray (43%), Marie Gray (14%)

211 MotordepotCar supermarket East Yorkshire Aug-17 148 7.2 208

Wilkinson family (100%)

212 CPL IndustriesSolid fuels supplier Derbyshire Mar-17 147.2 10.2 635 Vision Capital (73%), Timothy Minett (19%), Darren Wake (8%)
213 CeXUsed electronics retailer Hertfordshire Jun-17 146.3 3 2,740 Mohini Dudani (76%), Hoo Yun Man (10%), others (14%)
214 Imagination TechnologiesMultimedia & communications Hertfordshire Apr-17 145.2 7.8 1,403

Canyon Bridge (>50%), management (<50%)

215 Crown OilFuel and lubricant distributor Bury Jul-17 †144.6 †5.6 258 Greensmith family (100%)
216 Scottish Leather GroupLeather manufacturer Bridge of Weir, Renfrewshire Mar-17 144.5 9 646 Muirhead & Lang families (95%), employees (5%)
217 Shaylor GroupConstruction contractor Aldridge, West Midlands Sep-17 144.4 5.3 236 Stephen Shaylor (44.5%), Richie Shaylor (44.5%), Lana Shaylor (11%)
218 Europa WorldwideLogistics provider Dartford Dec-17 144.4 3 604

Andrew Baxter (100%)

219 Consolidated Timber HoldingsLumber wholesaler Shepperton, Surrey Mar-17 144.1 4.9 201 Michael Laughlin (42%), Nick Meyer (25%) David Colman (19%), others (14%)
220 Crystal Palace Football ClubFootball club South London Jun-17 143.7 10.7 196

Joshua Harris (18%), David Blitzer (18%), Steve Parish (18%), other (46%)

221 BranstonPotato packer Lincoln Jul-17 143 6.6 671 James Dean (24%), Chris Howard (23%), John Ward (12%), others (31%)
222 Imperial CarsCar supermarket Southampton Mar-18 142.4 4.4 247 Jonathan Churcher (33.3%), Michael Bell (33.3%), Scott Beazley (33.3%)
223 Batt CablesCable supplier Kent Mar-17 141.6 5.7 291 Peter Holm (56%), Frank Batt (15%), Anne Harle (10%), Linda Redman (10%), Jens Allan Holm Trust (9%)
224 Côte RestaurantsRestaurant operator Central London Jul-17 140.7 12.3 3,007

BC Partners (>50%), management (<50%)

225 Durkan HoldingsBuilding developer and contractor Hertfordshire Nov-17 140.5 8.6 175 The Camden K Trust (52.52%), The Hadley Trust (47.48%)
226 MulalleyConstruction contractor Essex Mar-18 140.2 8.9 527 O'Malley family (80%), Teresa Taylor (20%)
227 IRIS Software GroupBusiness software developer Berkshire Apr-18 *139.8 *52.0 1,304 HgCapital (c50%), Intermediate Capital Group (c50%)
228 Braid GroupFreight services provider Glasgow Jun-17 139.1 5.6 222 Allan Ledra (63%), Shane Watson (21%), management (16%)
229 West Bromwich AlbionFootball club West Bromwich Jun-17 137.9 26.7 221 Guochuan Lai (88%), others (12%)
230 Readie ConstructionConstruction contractor Romford, Essex Mar-18 136.9 6.7 106 Stuart Read (49%), Paul Stephens (35%), management (16%)
231 DingbroAutomotive component distributor Aberdeen Sep-17 136.5 8.3 1,327 James Dingwall (100%)
232 AFC BournemouthFootball club Bournemouth Jun-17 136.5 16.1 575

Maxim Demin family (75%), Matthew Hulsizer & Jenny Just (16%), other (9%)

233 CCGBuilding contractor Glasgow Mar-17 135.8 6.2 615 Alastair Wylie (67%), Bernie Rooney (33%)
234 DB Food GroupFood wholesaler Poole Mar-17 135.7 5.7 277

Darren Beale (29%), BGF (25%), Ben Bayer (24%), David Bayer (22%)

235 PX GroupEngineering consultancy Stockton-on-Tees Mar-18 *135.7 *4.9 365

Blue Water Energy (>50%), management (<50%)

236 Collins ConstructionFit-out contractor Croydon Jun-17 135.6 7.8 112 Chris Bartram (25%), management & EBT (75%)
237 RJ McLeodBuilding contractor Glasgow Nov-17 134.9 21.4 437 Clarke family (48%), management (14%), other (38%)
238 Lawton TubesCopper tube supplier Coventry Sep-17 133.9 5.7 100 Lawton family (100%)
239 Wilson JamesSecurity and facilities manager Essex Jul-17 133.5 2.8 3,031 Mark Dobson (25%), Gary Sullivan (25%), Stuart Lowden (25%), other management (25%)
240 Hall & PicklesSteel stockholder Cheshire May-18 132.7 3.6 263 Hall Family Trusts (100%)
241 Flying Trade GroupWorld food wholesaler Essex Dec-17 131.6 11.7 798 Suki Dulai (42.5%), Chandan Dulai (32.4%), Kewal Dulai (25.1%)
242 Mick GeorgeConstruction services provider St Ives May-17 131.4 8.7 921 Mick George (75%), other family and management (25%)
243 Westland HorticultureGardening products manufacturer Co Tyrone Aug-17 130.5 7.8 588 Edward Conroy (47.5%), Robert Lavery (47.5%), John McVeigh (5%)
244 The Sebden GroupSteel processor, stockholder Cheshire Apr-17 130.2 9 241 Management (100%)
245 Mabey HoldingsBridge construction, plant hire, engineering Reading Sep-17 128.6 6.9 808 Mabey family (100%)
246 SLREnvironmental consultancy Buckinghamshire Nov-17 †127.2 †5.4 1,184 Charterhouse Capital partners (>50%), management (<50%)
247 BullionByPostOnline gold dealer Birmingham Apr-17 125.1 4.2 47

Robert Halliday-Stein (76%), Anthony Smiley (20%), others (4%)

248 Molson GroupConstruction equipment dealer Bristol Sep-17 124.2 4.4 141

Management (>50%), BGF (50%)

249 Watford Football ClubFootball club Watford Jun-17 123.9 13.7 254 Gino Pozzo (100%)
250 O’SheaResidential developer & contractor Northwest London Mar-17 †123.3 †15.6 125 Anne O'Shea (50%), Crohan O'Shea (50%)

* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda