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Sponsors of the home ground of League One football team Rochdale, this Bury firm supplies diesel, red diesel, heating oil and lubricants to businesses and homes in Britain. It also supplies emergency fuel and mains gas, as well as installing gas, electricity and water connections. Matthew Greensmith, 44 — grandson of the founder Harry Greensmith — is managing director. Turnover tracked the oil price, rising 19% to an annualised £144.6m in 2017.

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Company details
CompanyCrown Oil
ActivityFuel and lubricant distributor
Sales £m†144.6
Operating profit £m†5.6
Main shareholders

Greensmith family (100%)


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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda