Rank Company Location Year end Sales £m Operating profit £m Staff Main shareholders
1 Peel Ports GroupPort services provider Liverpool Mar 15 *616.1 *137.3 2,649

John Whittaker and family (50.1%), RREEF Infrastructure (49.9%)

2 The Miller GroupHousebuilder & construction services Edinburgh Dec 14 611.1 25.2 1,045 GSO Capital Partners (Blackstone) (56%), Lloyds Banking Group and RBS (31%), Miller family and employees (13%)
3 The John Clark Motor GroupCar dealer Aberdeen Dec 14 604.1 12.3 1,031 John Clark and family (100%)
4 Faccenda InvestmentsPoultry producer Northamptonshire Apr 14 597.3 43.0 3,294 Faccenda family and family trusts (100%)
5 Pret A MangerSandwich shop operator Central London Jan 15 593.6 28.7 8,750

Bridgepoint (65%), founders & management (35%)

6 WSHCatering & restaurant business Reading Dec 14 590.7 24.6 13,278 Alastair Storey and family (78%), Intermediate Capital (14%), management (8%)
7 The RangeDiscount retailer Plymouth Jan 15 *564.9 *56.9 6,634

Chris Dawson and family (100%)

8 MotorpointCar supermarket Derby Mar 15 *564.5 *12.9 559 David Shelton (95%), Paul Winfield (5%)
9 First UtilityEnergy supplier Warwick Dec 14 562.2 11.6 477 Co-founders (45%), private investors, incl. Disruptive Capital & Royal Dutch Shell (45%), staff share options (10%)
10 Ballyvesey HoldingsTransport services provider County Antrim Sep 14 561.2 5.2 2,582 Montgomery family (100%)
11 Pertemps Network GroupRecruitment consultancy Warwickshire Dec 14 *555.2 *15.2 1,251 Management and employees (75%), LDC and others (25%)
12 The Edinburgh Woollen MillClothing retailer Dumfriesshire Mar 14 551.9 70.9 10,290 Philip Day (100%)
13 GraffJeweller Central London Dec 14 537.0 120.2 576 Graff family (100%)
14 Nando’sRestaurant operator Southwest London Feb 14 535.0 55.5 10,993

Dick Enthoven and family (100%)

15 mydentistDental care provider Kearsley, Bolton Mar 15 534.2 21.5 6,710 Carlyle & Palamon Capital Partners (>84%) management (<16%)
16 PerrysCar dealer Northampton Dec 14 530.9 11.0 1,487 Denise Millard (67%), Ken Savage (22%), family (11%)
17 Lissan Coal CompanyEnergy distributor County Tyrone Sep 14 530.5 18.0 179 Loughran family (100%)
18 Brookfield RoseTemporary workforce manager Cheshire Dec 13 528.0 2.1 125 Matthew Sanders (100%)
19 Opus EnergyEnergy supplier Oxford Mar 15 524.3 38.2 571 GDF Suez (29.99%), Telecom Plus plc (20%), management (50.01%)
20 Aston MartinSports car maker Warwickshire Dec 13 519.2 16.8 1,239

Investindustrial (59%), others (41%)

21 CALA GroupBuilder Edinburgh Jun 15 *511.6 *73.0 719 Legal & General & Patron Haut LP (88.8%), management (11.2)
22 BGL GroupInsurance intermediary Peterborough Jun 14 507.2 102.5 3,054 Family trusts (90.5%), management (9.5%)
23 SoftcatIT reseller Buckinghamshire Jul 14 504.8 35.5 602 Peter Kelly (45%), Ravensbury Partners (12%), J.A.S. Nash Settlement Trust (12%), employees and management (31%)
24 Andrew Marr InternationalSeafood trader East Yorkshire Mar 14 503.8 15.9 246 Andrew Marr and family (100%)
25 TravelodgeBudget hotel operator Oxfordshire Dec 14 497.2 30.3 3,709 Institutional investors (>50%), management (<50%)
26 GrahamConstruction contractor County Down Mar 15 490.9 7.1 1,645 Michael Graham (29%), Colin Graham (27%), Robin Graham (26%), Alan Bill (9%), Andrew Bill (9%)
27 James Hall & CoGrocery wholesaler Preston Mar 14 490.0 8.3 2,298 Hall family (100%)
28 BetfredBookmaker Warrington Sep 14 †486.1 †26.2 6,225 Fred and Peter Done and family (100%)
29 EVO Business SuppliesBusiness supplies distributor Sheffield Dec 14 *481.7 *6.5 1,294 Endless LLP and management (83%), management (12%), banking syndicate (5%)
30 McLaren AutomotiveSports car maker Woking Dec 14 475.5 20.8 1,283

Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Company (50%), TAG Group (13%), Ron Dennis (12%), other investors (25%)

31 HarwoodsCar dealer West Sussex Dec 14 474.6 13.1 812 Guy Harwood and family (100%)
32 Global Energy GroupEnergy services provider Inverness Mar 14 471.8 40.7 5,102 MacGregor family (70%), Mitsui (25%), Maria Nieto (5%)
33 IM GroupCar distributor West Midlands Dec 14 471.6 72.4 429 Lord Edmiston (100%)
34 Helston GaragesCar dealer Cornwall Dec 14 *471.1 *13.5 880 David and Betty Carr (90%), Andy Barrett (10%)
35 McCarthy & StoneRetirement house builder Bournemouth Aug 15 *470.4 *95.3 1,138 Goldman Sachs, TPG, other equity funds
36 Car GiantCar dealer West London Dec 14 465.9 36.8 644 Geoffrey Warren (100%)
37 LINPACPackaging maker West Yorkshire Dec 14 453.8 23.3 2,365 Various, including Deutsche Bank and Strategic Value Partners
38 RixShipping, oil distributor Hull Dec 14 453.2 5.3 464 John Rix & family (100%)
39 Park’s Motor GroupCar dealer Lanarkshire Mar 15 448.0 17.1 1,267 Douglas Park and family (100%)
40 Motor Fuel GroupFuel forecourt operator St Albans Dec 14 442.5 14.7 39 Patron Capital (89%), management (11%)
41 PentagonCar dealer Derby Dec 14 440.4 6.6 954 Reeve family (90%), Andrew Flinn (5%), Graham Hall (5%)
42 RybrookCar dealer Warwick Dec 14 438.0 5.2 749 Interamericana Trading Corp (50%), Whale family (50%)
43 Swansway GroupCar dealer Crewe Dec 14 436.1 7.9 681 Michael Smyth (100%)
44 CountrysideHousebuilder Brentwood Sep 14 433.1 48.8 637 Oaktree Capital Management, Countryside Management
45 PA Consulting GroupManagement, IT consultancy Central London Dec 14 423.0 54.9 2,636 Carlyle Group (51%), current and former employees (49%)
46 Poundworld RetailValue retailer West Yorkshire Mar 15 422.3 14.6 5,590 TPG (majority), Chirstopher Edwards & Chris Edwards Jnr (minority)
47 Meadow FoodsDairy product producer Chester Mar 14 420.7 11.2 265 Simon Chantler (65%), Alec Pickering and family (28%), others (7%)
48 Southall TravelTravel agency and tour operator West London Mar 15 419.8 18.0 44 Kuljinder Bahia (54%), Raybon (28%) and Geomex Holding (18%)
49 Kaspersky LabInternet security software London/Moscow Dec 14 417.9 31.0 2,972

Management, including Eugene Kaspersky (100%)

50 Innovia GroupFilm manufacturer Cumbria Dec 13 410.7 42.1 1,601 Arle Capital syndicate and directors (72%), Electra Partners (28%)
51 Rullion GroupRecruitment consultancy Cheshire Dec 14 407.3 5.4 1,834 Rose Saoulli (100%)
52 Stoneacre Motor GroupCar dealer Doncaster Apr 14 395.1 7.7 1,380 Christine Teatum (50%), Richard Teatum (50%)
53 Peter VardyCar dealer Glasgow Dec 14 393.5 6.1 805 Sir Peter Vardy (55%), Peter Vardy (40%), Lady Margaret Vardy (5%)
54 Zenith LeasedriveVehicle lessor Leeds Mar 15 *390.4 *42.3 546 HgCapital (61%), management (32%), LDC (7%)
55 Turner & TownsendConstruction consultancy Leeds Apr 15 *379.9 *36.7 4,102 Vincent Clancy (6%), Tom Harrison (6%), RBC CEES Trustee (EBT) (19%), others (69%)
56 Spire AutomotiveCar dealer Whetstone Dec 14 377.2 8.6 600 Darren Guiver (70%), Kim Richardson (30%)
57 Williams GroupCar dealer Bolton Dec 14 362.6 4.7 642 Margaret Orton Williams (25%), family & employees (75%)
58 Dick Lovett CompaniesCar dealer Swindon Dec 14 357.5 8.0 556 Peter Lovett (100%)
59 Exterion MediaOutdoor advertiser Central London Dec 14 357.3 17.1 1,077 Platinum Equity (100%)
60 Vindis GroupCar dealer Cambridgeshire Dec 14 351.7 5.9 771 Gary Vindis (50%), Nigel Vindis family trust (50%)
61 BrightHouseHousehold goods retailer Watford Mar 15 351.7 43.3 2,672 Vision Capital (87%), management (13%)
62 Glyn HopkinCar dealer Romford Dec 14 351.4 6.8 580 Glyn Hopkin (61%), other management (39%)
63 Ovo EnergyEnergy supplier Bristol Dec 14 *339.0 n.a. 600 Stephen Fitzpatrick (50%), Sophia Fitzpatrick (50%)
64 Motorline HoldingsCar dealer Canterbury Dec 14 333.7 5.8 763 Gary Obee (33.3%), Glen Obee (33.3%), Thomas Obee (33.3%)
65 TelentCommunications support provider Warwick Mar 15 331.8 20.7 1,568 Tusk Investments (100%)
66 Sinclair GroupCar dealer Port Talbot Dec 14 325.9 4.7 587 Gerald Sinclair and family (100%)
67 The Turner GroupEngineering services provider Glasgow Mar 14 325.7 17.1 2,142 Turner family (100%)
68 Lloyd MotorsCar dealer Carlisle Dec 14 323.3 6.7 701 Barry & Bryan Lloyd (100%)
69 Chelsea Football ClubFootball club Southwest London Jun 14 319.8 43.0 669

Roman Abramovich (100%)

70 OptionisProfessional Services Group Warrington Apr 15 †319.5 †3.0 8,103 Management (50%), MML (50%)
71 Lotus GroupTour operator South London Oct 14 315.2 15.6 459 Peter Stephens (75%), Christine Burrowes (25%)
72 Independent Clinical ServicesHealthcare recruiter Central London Dec 13 314.0 26.0 847 TowerBrook (>50%), Management (<50%)
73 Barrett SteelSteel stockholder Bradford Sep 14 311.6 10.9 1,202 Barrett family (70%), management and others (30%)
74 IntegralProperty maintenance provider Bristol Dec 14 309.9 10.3 3,398 Bryan Glastonbury (78%), management (22%)
75 Buckingham Group ContractingCivil engineering contractor Buckingham Dec 14 308.7 5.3 331 Paul Wheeler and family (50%), Kevin Underwood (14%), Michael Kempley (14%), Timothy Brown (14%), other management (8%)
76 Principal HotelsHotel operator Harrogate Dec 14 308.2 62.1 5,857 Starwood Capital Group (92%), Management (8%)
77 Robinsons Motor GroupCar dealer Norwich Dec 14 304.1 6.9 608 Robinson family (90%), management (10%)
78 Dorchester CollectionLuxury hotel operator Central London Dec 13 302.0 41.6 2,630 Brunei Investment Agency (100%)
79 The Best ConnectionRecruitment consultancy Birmingham Nov 14 301.4 12.5 728 Co-founders (71%), other management (29%)
80 Adelie FoodsFood producer and distributor Middlesex Mar 15 294.7 19.4 2,649 HIG Capital (>50%), others (<50%)
81 MON Motors GroupCar dealer Cwmbran Dec 14 294.6 4.9 657 Cleverly family (100%)
82 Affinity WaterWater utility Hertfordshire Mar 15 291.4 85.9 1,123 Infracapital Partners (40%), Morgan Stanley (40%), Veolia Water (10%), Beryl Datura (10%)
83 Wyevale Garden CentresGarden centre operator West London Dec 14 290.4 39.3 3,550

Terra Firma (100%)

84 RobertsonConstruction services provider Stirling Mar 15 *288.7 *11.8 1,550 Robertson family (100%)
85 Air Charter ServiceAircraft charter broker Kingston Upon Thames Jan 15 286.1 4.2 287 Leach family (84.8%), others (15.2%)
86 Clancy DocwraContractor and developer Uxbridge Mar 15 280.9 4.9 2,223

Clancy family (100%)

87 MidwichAudio-visual equipment supplier Norfolk Dec 14 280.8 11.6 436 Stephen Fenby (56%), other management (44%)
88 Esh GroupConstruction contractor Durham Dec 14 276.8 11.6 1,105 Michael Hogan & family (40%), Anthony Carroll (18%), Jack Lumsden (18%), other (24%)
89 Caffè NeroCoffee house operator Central London May 15 *276.0 *24.2 4,194

Gerry Ford (60%), Paladin Partners (30%), staff (10%)

90 Day LewisPharmaceuticals retailer Croydon Mar 15 *274.6 *18.7 1,567 Kirit Patel MBE and family (100%)
91 Johnsons CarsCar dealer Redditch Dec 14 270.3 2.4 706 Management (53%), Dale family (47%)
92 RG CarterBuilding contractor Norwich Dec 14 269.6 3.4 1,097 Robert Carter and family (100%)
93 William Jackson Food GroupFood producer North Humberside Apr 14 268.5 16.0 1,960 Jackson family (88%), former employees (12%)
94 Study GroupEducation service provider Central London Dec 14 268.2 19.3 2,721 Providence Equity Partners, Bromlee Superannuation Pty, management
95 CognitaSchools operator Milton Keynes Aug 14 264.7 10.6 5,181 Bregal Capital, KKR, management
96 Whitworth BrosFlour miller Wellingborough Mar 14 261.9 7.4 303 Martin George and family (100%)
97 The Grass Roots GroupBusiness services provider Hertfordshire Dec 14 259.6 6.8 910 WPP (45%), David Evans (27%), other management (28%)
98 HillHousebuilder Waltham Abbey, Essex Dec 14 258.4 18.2 299 Hill family (85%), employee trust and management (15%)
99 Carey GroupBuilder Wembley Mar 14 257.6 6.9 632 John Carey (40%), Patrick Carey (30%), Thomas Carey (30%)
100 AvailableCarCar dealer Cheshire Dec 14 256.7 7.0 498 Graham & Alison Bell (100%)
101 EssenceDigital marketing agency Central London Mar 15 *256.5 *1.0 458 Matt Isaacs (40%), Andy Bonsall (24%), Andrew Shebbeare (24%), other management (12%)
102 Liverpool Football ClubFootball club Liverpool May 14 255.8 7.4 570 Fenway Sports Group (100%)
103 Spencer GroupEngineering services provider Hull Mar 14 †255.6 †2.8 408 Charlie Spencer (91%), Noreen Spencer (9%)
104 Watkin Jones GroupProperty developer Gwynedd Sep 14 255.2 14.6 316 Watkin Jones family and family tusts (100%)
105 Hays TravelTravel agency Sunderland Oct 14 253.1 3.0 922 John Hays (56%), Irene Hays (44%)
106 Vospers of PlymouthCar dealer Plymouth Dec 14 250.9 4.3 684 Peter Vosper and family (100%)
107 SandicliffeCar and van dealer Nottingham Dec 14 250.9 3.7 646 Woodhouse and Barton families (100%)
108 HuntswoodCustomer service provider Reading Sep 14 250.1 44.0 1,379 David Brownlow (56%), management (44%)
109 Westover GroupCar dealer Bournemouth Dec 14 249.4 6.6 675 Peter Wood and family trust (100%)
110 The Hut GroupOnline retailer Northwich Dec 14 248.0 15.0 1,049

Founders & management (40%), private equity consortium & other investors (60%)

111 Maplin ElectronicsElectronic equipment retailer Rotherham Mar 15 †243.0 †10.2 2,143 Rutland Partners (68%), management (32%)
112 Drayton GroupCar dealer West Midlands Dec 14 241.3 5.4 387 Guest family (77%), Ken and Jane Forbes (23%)
113 CNGCommercial gas supplier Harrogate Apr 15 *240.9 *8.9 88 Jacqui Hall (28.33%), Tim Jones (28.33%), Chris England (28.33%), other management (15%)
114 Drive Motor RetailCar dealer Leicester Dec 14 237.2 4.6 722 Steve Bessex (50%), Paul Manning (50%)
115 PeoplesCar dealer Edinburgh Jul 15 *236.7 *5.5 400 Brian Gilda (85%), Stewart Ramsay (15%)
116 VolacDairy nutrition supplier Hertfordshire Dec 14 *†235.1 *†14.3 391 Family & charitable trusts (77.4%), Neville family (22.6%)
117 Addison LeeMinicab and courier services provider Central London Aug 14 235.0 35.0 752

The Carlyle Group (>50%), Liam Griffin and Griffin family (<50%)

118 FM ConwayInfrastructure services provider Dartford Mar 15 234.5 15.7 1,077 Michael Conway (95%), Kim Conway (5%)
119 Oasis Dental CareDental care provider Bristol Mar 15 234.0 9.1 3,149 Bridgepoint and management
120 Bibendum PLB GroupWine importer and distributor North London Mar 15 233.8 0.9 240 International Wine Investment Fund (19%), management and others (81%)
121 Sigma PharmaceuticalsPharmaceutical distributor Watford Aug 14 232.8 2.7 234

Bharat Shah and family (66%), Orion Trust (34%)

122 Stadco AutomotiveAutomotive component manufacturer Telford Dec 14 232.4 15.4 1,209 Pension Protection Fund (33%), Barclays (21%), management (20%), other investors (26%)
123 The Little GroupBook, film and music wholesaler Eastbourne Feb 14 232.2 6.3 1,083 Yvette Stafford (30%), Jonathan Little (30%), Andrew Little (30%), Alan & Jean Little (10%)
124 Park ResortsCaravan park operator Hemel Hempstead Dec 14 230.0 57.9 2,400 Electra Partners & institutions(75%), management (25%)
125 Anglian GroupHome products supplier Norwich Mar 14 229.9 11.6 1,961 Consortium of financial institutions (94%), management (6%)
126 LightcliffeCar dealer Milton Keynes Dec 14 *229.4 *2.5 533 Ian Rutter (80%), Michael Ostrowski (20%)
127 VIP Computer CentreIT component distributor Warrington Jun 14 227.0 2.3 264 Sahni family (100%)
128 NisbetsCatering equipment supplier Bristol Dec 14 226.7 28.2 1,049 Andrew Nisbet (96%), Management (4%)
129 Pizza HutRestaurant operator North London Dec 14 225.5 3.3 8,454 Rutland Capital Partners (67%), Jens Hofma (9%), other management (24%)
130 EnconInsulation distributor West Yorkshire Jul 15 *225.0 *7.2 576 Stuart Moore (70%), management (30%)
131 Winvic ConstructionConstruction contractor Northampton Jan 15 *224.8 *8.9 130 David Ward (29%), Simon Girardier (29%), Simon Hunt (29%), other (13%)
132 Day’s Motor GroupCar dealer Swansea Dec 14 223.1 12.4 531 Graham Day (34%), Jillian Day (34%), Geoffrey Day Settlement (32%)
133 SolarcenturySolar technology developer Central London Mar 15 222.3 10.7 200

Private equity investors (69%), other management and employees (31%)

134 CHI & PartnersAdvertising agency Central London Sep 14 220.9 5.6 374 WPP (49%), management (51%)
135 Advanced Computer SoftwareSoftware developer Cobham, Surrey Feb 15 220.5 21.6 2,083 Vista Equity Partners
136 Control RisksRisk management consultancy Central London Mar 14 218.2 22.1 2,544 Management, employees and ex-employees (72%), funds managed by NVM Private Equity (20%), Hiscox (8%)
137 Anderson GroupTruck and van dealer Motherwell Dec 14 217.7 3.8 518 Samuel Anderson (25%), Anderson Family (75%)
138 Keltbray GroupCivil engineering contractor Southwest London Oct 14 216.9 8.0 869 Brendan Kerr & family (100%)
139 MKM Building SuppliesBuilders' merchant Hull Sep 14 212.9 12.5 809 Management (51%), 3i (38%), LDC (11%),
140 Beadles GroupCar dealer Kent Mar 15 *212.0 *2.8 430 Paul Boast (40.8%), Peter Liddle (40.8%), other (18.4%)
141 Sparrows Offshore GroupOffshore services provider Aberdeen Dec 13 211.7 15.5 1,855 AEA Investors, management
142 Alliance MedicalDiagnostic imaging services Warwick Mar 15 *210.7 *34.5 1,464 M&G Investments (>50%), management and syndicate of financial investors (<50%)
143 LGCAnalytical services laboratory Southwest London Mar 15 *209.8 *12.3 2,009 Bridgepoint (>50%), management (<50%)
144 Dr MartensShoe manufacturer and retailer Northamptonshire Mar 14 209.1 29.6 759

Permira (70%), Griggs family and settlements (20%), management (10%)

145 Arran IsleBuilding products distributor Halifax Dec 14 208.7 4.7 936 Robert Barr (20%), Robert McTighe (20%), other management (60%)
146 PalletwaysPalletised distribution franchiser Lichfield May 14 208.2 2.2 508 Phoenix Equity Partners (88%), James Wilson (4%), management (3%), other (5%)
147 TinopolisFilm and television producer South Wales Sep 14 208.0 14.8 640 Vitruvian Partners (70%), management (30%)
148 Dawnus ConstructionCivil engineering contractor Swansea Dec 13 206.2 16.7 1,840 Co-founders (87%), other management (13%)
149 Foster + PartnersArchitectural consultancy Southwest London Apr 15 205.2 49.1 1,284 Partners & employees including Lord Norman Foster (100%)
150 ReynoldsFood distributor Hertfordshire Dec 14 203.5 2.1 833 Reynolds family (100%)
151 ByromSporting events management Cheshire Sep 14 201.0 13.4 268 Byrom family (77.5%), Parker family (22.5%)
152 NSLTraffic services provider West London Dec 14 199.2 2.5 5,189 AAC Capital Partners (78%), management (22%)
153 Ogilvie GroupVehicle lessor Stirling Jun 14 198.4 3.1 470 Ogilvie family (100%)
154 Fresh DirectFood wholesaler Bicester Aug 14 198.4 6.1 1,051 Bain Capital (>50%), Colin Harris (<50%)
155 JRL GroupConstruction contractor Hertfordshire Dec 14 198.0 4.2 448 John Reddington (34%), Peter Moran (33%), Kevin Keegan (33%)
156 Allam MarineGenerator/football club Hull Dec 14 196.6 12.0 318 Assem Allam and family (100%)
157 Hyperion Insurance GroupInsurance broker and underwriter Central London Sep 14 195.0 34.0 1,789 Management & staff (70%), General Atlantic (30%)
158 Snows Motor GroupCar dealer Southampton Dec 14 194.8 2.5 506 Snow family (90%), management (10%)
159 Macrae & DickCar dealer Inverness Dec 14 194.0 2.5 460 William Hamilton and family (94%), management (6%)
160 TimpsonRetail services provider Manchester Sep 15 *194.0 *16.0 3,150

John Timpson and family trusts (100%)

161 WagamamaNoodle bar operator Central London Apr 15 193.3 10.9 3,865

Duke Street Capital and Hutton Collins (82%, Duke Street majority partner), management (18%)

162 Malcolm GroupLogistics and construction services Linwood, nr Glasgow Jan 14 193.3 6.6 1,872 Malcolm family (78%), Caird Capital (19%), other (3%)
163 Oak Furniture LandFurniture retailer Swindon Sep 14 191.5 11.3 880

Jason Bannister (100%)

164 PrezzoRestaurant operator Woodford Green, Essex Dec 14 189.9 22.7 3,638 TPG (100%)
165 Mount AnvilProperty developer and contractor Central London Dec 14 189.5 12.4 159 Killian Hurley & family (78%), Senior Management (16%), Staff through the Mount Anvil Group Ltd share incentive plan (6%)
166 Randall Parker Food GroupMeat distributor Northamptonshire Sep 14 188.8 3.6 491 Ron Randall & family (67%), W & J Parker (33%)
167 LA InternationalIT recruitment organisation Stoke-on-Trent Jun 15 *188.8 *9.1 100 Paul Luckic (93%), other management (7%)
168 Spearhead InternationalIntegrated food and agricultural business Cambridgeshire Dec 14 185.7 19.7 1,874 Paine + Partners, management
169 MavigaSpecialty crop supplier Kent May 15 184.8 5.8 81 Marcus Coles (57%), Mike Quann (24%), Christian Lude (9%) other management (6%), other (4%)
170 BSW TimberTimber supplier Berwickshire Mar 14 184.7 6.1 887 Brownlie family (93%), other (7%)
171 Taylor MaxwellBuilding products supplier Bristol Mar 15 183.5 5.6 164 Management and employees (100%)
172 JJ Food ServiceFood distributor Enfield Mar 15 181.7 11.0 779 Kiamil family (100%)
173 DawsongroupAsset rental operator Milton Keynes Dec 14 181.3 45.4 676 Peter Dawson & family (100%)
174 SertecAutomotive engineer Birmingham Mar 15 180.8 16.3 1,114

Management (57%), Graham Mosedale and family (43%)

175 NewDayCredit card operator Central London Dec 14 179.5 8.4 n.a. Varde Partners (96%), management (4%)
176 TaytoCrisp and snack manufacturer Craigavon, Co Armagh Jun 14 179.0 7.4 1,419 Hutchinson family (100%)
177 HatfieldsCar dealer Wakefield Jan 15 177.8 5.5 355 Williams family (100%)
178 Craig GroupShipping and energy services group Aberdeen Apr 14 177.7 20.3 1,096 Craig family (100%)
179 S G SmithCar dealer Dulwich Dec 14 177.4 3.7 394 Robert Smith, MD (57%), BJ Howe (15%) Florence Kane (14%), Philip Smith (14%)
180 Radisson Blu Edwardian HotelsHotel operator West London Dec 14 176.4 35.3 2,244 Jasminder Singh and family (97%), other (3%)
181 Suttons GroupLogistics & supply chain services Cheshire Apr 15 *176.2 *8.3 1,131 Sutton family trusts (100%)
182 Resource Solutions GroupRecruitment consultancy Bristol Jun 14 176.2 7.9 191 Keith Dawe (89%), Sanderson Computer Recruitment Executive Scheme (10%), Joanna Dawe (1%)
183 Photobox GroupPersonalised product retailer Central London Apr 14 175.3 6.1 768 Investors including Insight Venture Partners, Highland Capital Partners, Index Ventures and HarbourVest
184 WhitworthsFood producer and distributor Northamptonshire May 14 †174.8 †8.6 375 Equistone Partners Europe (74%), management (26%)
185 Albert BartlettPotato grower Lanarkshire May 14 174.5 12.0 853 Ronnie Bartlett (100%)
186 The Original Factory ShopDiscount retailer Burnley Mar 15 174.3 6.9 2,819 Duke Street Capital (75%), management (25%)
187 Dune LondonFootwear retailer Central London Feb 15 *174.0 *7.4 2,233 Daniel Rubin (44%), Anne Rubin (43%), others (10%)
188 Vantage Motor GroupCar dealer Harrogate Dec 14 173.9 1.6 408 Mark Robinson (63%), Philip White (27%), management (10%)
189 Andrew PageVehicle component distributor Leeds Sep 14 †173.2 †4.5 2,395 Endless (47.5%), Phoenix Equity Partners (47.5%), Jim Sumner (5%)
190 NRLRecruitment consultancy Cumbria Dec 14 172.8 6.4 128 Andrew Redmayne (52%), Hugh Redmayne (22%), Redmayne family (26%)
191 JenningsCar dealer Tyne and Wear Dec 14 172.4 1.3 410 Nas Khan (100%)
192 Yearsley GroupFrozen food supplier Lancashire Mar 14 172.1 4.6 1,067 Yearsley family (100%)
193 Morris GroupHousebuilder Cheshire Mar 14 171.8 23.1 195 Management (62%), Quayle Munro (23%), GSO (15%)
194 AH WorthFarmer & food distributor Lincolnshire May 14 171.4 6.2 843 Worth Family (100%)
195 LWCDrinks distributor Manchester Sep 14 171.4 8.5 524 Robin Gray (88%), Ebrahim Mukadam (12%)
196 AdareMarketing services provider West Yorkshire Oct 14 170.8 5.5 837 Endless (75%), management (25%)
197 HillarysWindow coverings retailer Nottingham Oct 15 *170.0 *14.0 1,491 European Capital (75%), management (25%)
198 DanbroPayroll services provider Blackpool Mar 14 169.7 4.5 3,786 Damian Broughton (50%) Helen Broughton (50%)
199 Specialist CarsCar dealer Stevenage Dec 14 169.6 2.3 286 Michael Donovan (50%), Clive Fletcher (50%)
200 The Car PeopleCar dealer Wakefield Apr 15 *169.4 *5.6 410 Carnell family (76%), other management (24%)
201 IESASupply chain manager Warrington Mar 14 *168.0 *3.1 350 Gresham Private equity (75%), management (25%)
202 WiggleOnline sports goods retailer Portsmouth Feb 14 167.9 2.8 393 Bridgepoint (>50%), management and others (<50%)
203 BarbourClothing manufacturer South Shields Dec 14 167.4 29.3 989

Dame Margaret Barbour (51%), Barbour family trust (46%), other (3%)

204 JacTravelTravel services provider West London Oct 14 165.7 7.3 240 Vitruvian Partners (>50%), management (<50%)
205 William Hare GroupStructural steel engineer Bury Dec 14 165.5 3.6 1,738 Hodgkiss family (83%), other (17%)
206 Kent FoodsFood distributor Renfrew Dec 14 165.2 7.9 93 Janet Dalglish (47%), Iain Dalglish (46%), Donal Kennedy (7%)
207 RG GroupConstruction project manager Kent Dec 14 165.1 1.5 135 John Chadwick (27%), Jon Noble (24.5%), Mike Steel (24.5%), other management (24%)
208 KingslandAlcoholic drinks distributor Manchester Jun 14 165.1 3.4 287 Management (100%)
209 The White CompanyHome accessories retailer West London Mar 15 *163.6 *12.8 1,323 Chrissie Rucker (99%), Nick Wheeler (1%)
210 MulalleyConstruction contractor Essex Mar 14 162.8 13.1 589 O'Malley family (80%), Teresa Taylor (20%)
211 Chiltern International GroupPharmaceutical researcher Slough Dec 14 †160.5 †22.4 1,443 Galaxy Limited Partnership (representing a consolidated investment group of individuals) (90%), management (10%)
212 AnescoEnergy efficiency consultancy Reading Mar 15 160.2 20.7 114

CBPE (83%), Management (17%)

213 VinesCar dealer Guildford Dec 14 158.9 2.3 301 Brendan Moynahan, Duncan MacNaughton and Patrice Moynahan (100%)
214 Brindley GaragesCar dealer Wolverhampton Nov 14 158.4 1.4 390 Robin Brindley (39%), Avril Philipson and family (35%), Juliet Gill (21%), Che Watson (5%)
215 Thurlow Nunn GroupAgricultural machinery & car dealer Norfolk Dec 14 158.2 3.0 470 Thurlow family (100%)
216 Davies TurnerLogistics, freight operator Warwickshire Mar 15 158.0 5.2 827 Stephenson family (94%), other (6%)
217 CitygateCar dealer Ruislip, Middlesex Dec 14 157.2 1.4 421 Jonathan Smith (100%)
218 Lifestyle Motor GroupCar dealer Royal Tunbridge Wells Mar 15 157.2 4.3 438 Marc Matthew (50%), Peter Isted (50%)
219 ToolbankTool distributor Kent Dec 14 157.2 11.6 776 John Twallin (13%), estates & settlementsTrust (47%), other (40%)
220 SymphonyFurniture supplier Barnsley Dec 14 157.2 5.9 1,234 Douglas Gregory (100%)
221 Fairview New HomesHousebuilder Enfield Dec 14 157.0 53.9 204 Carlyle Group (80%), other (20%)
222 Search ConsultancyRecruitment consultancy Glasgow Jan 15 156.3 4.9 568 Saints Capital (65%), mangement (35%)
223 Simpsons MaltMalt producer Berwick-Upon-Tweed Dec 14 155.8 11.4 217 Simpson family (77%), other family and management (23%)
224 BarrettsCar dealer Canterbury Dec 14 155.5 1.9 358 Barrett family (98%), other (2%)
225 Charles Tyrwhitt ShirtsClothing retailer Central London Aug 14 *155.4 *16.3 700

Nick Wheeler (95%), Peter Higgins (5%)

226 DalzielButchers' supplier Lanarkshire Sep 14 154.7 10.9 512 Stuart Dalziel (43%), John Darroch (21%), EBT (15%), other (21%)
227 Rygor GroupCommercial vehicle retailer Wiltshire Apr 14 154.6 2.6 556 Tim Stacey (40%), Graham Drake (30%), Paul Reed (30%)
228 Addo Food GroupFood producer Nottingham Mar 14 152.6 5.6 1,412 Vision Capital (majority), management (minority)
229 Thompson Motor CompanyCar dealer Preston Dec 14 152.2 2.5 248 Stuart Thompson (94%), Andrew Stoyle (5%), Dale Bland (1%)
230 BradfordsBuilders' merchant Yeovil Apr 14 152.1 3.1 1,018 Bradford family and management (100%)
231 YeomansCar dealer Worthing Dec 13 151.8 2.7 355 Smith family (100%)
232 FilshillFood wholesaler Glasgow Jan 15 151.3 1.4 196 Ronald Hannah & family (93%), Fraser Harrison (7%)
233 QuornFood producer North Yorkshire Dec 14 150.3 19.6 614 Exponent Private Equity (67%), Intermediate Capital Group (16%), management and others (16%)
234 Callcredit Information GroupConsumer data analyst Leeds Dec 14 149.9 24.7 1,204 GTCR (49%), Alpinvest (13%), management (38%)
235 Brandpath GroupMobile phone distributor High Wycombe Apr 14 149.2 0.5 206 Peter Jones (100%)
236 Ideal ShoppingHome shopping retailer Peterborough Dec 14 149.1 10.4 785 Blackstone (85%), management (15%)
237 NorkemChemical exporter Cheshire Dec 14 148.5 4.1 104 Lynne Colling (64%), Alan Nicholson (5%), other (31%)
238 P D HookPoultry producer Oxfordshire Oct 14 148.4 20.8 709 Hook family (100%)
239 ColtVentilation systems provider Hampshire Dec 14 146.0 4.2 957 O'Hea family (75%), Colt Foundation (22%), other (3%)
240 Meyer Timber GroupWood panel distributor Stoke-on-Trent Dec 14 145.8 7.2 335 The Meade family Office
241 Chain Reaction CyclesOnline bike retailer County Antrim Dec 13 144.9 5.2 612 Watson family (100%)
242 PetroplanRecruitment consultancy Guildford Dec 13 144.0 5.5 99 John Reeder (45%), Graham Pyle (45%), Andrew Speers (10%), Jess Coles (5%), Jocelyn Thomerson (5%), Pauline Horton (5%)
243 CPL IndustriesSolid fuels supplier Chesterfield Mar 14 143.9 16.9 484 Vision Capital (78%), current and former management (22%)
244 SMC CarsCar dealer Hillingdon, Uxbridge Nov 14 143.7 1.3 306 Mike Warnes (100%)
245 Park Garage GroupFuel forecourt operator Croydon Jun 14 143.6 1.5 72 Balraj and Sunil Tandon (100%)
246 Richer SoundsAudio-visual retailer Central London May 14 143.4 5.6 494 Julian Richer (95%), Rosie Richer (5%)
247 T.O.M. Vehicle RentalRental vehicle provider Lanarkshire Mar 15 143.2 9.5 491 Rafferty family (50%), Hugh Stewart (25%), Grier family (25%)
248 WealmoorFood importer Stanmore, Middlesex Mar 14 142.8 2.6 806 Leena Malde (50%), Vilasgauri Dhanani (50%)
249 ParkdeanHoliday parks operator Newcastle Upon Tyne Jan 15 142.6 19.7 2,028 Alchemy Partners (65%), Polygon Global Opportunities (17%), management and staff (18%)
250 The WorksValue retailer West Midlands Apr 15 *141.7 *6.9 1,246 Endless, Dean Hoyle, management team

* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda