Seddon Group

Founded in 1897 by bricklayers George and John Seddon, the building contractor is celebrating 75 years of running an apprentice scheme by taking on 75 trainees. The Cheshire firm is still run by the Seddon family, now the fourth and fifth generations, and sells services such as refurbishment and plant manufacture. Its chairman is Rod Sellers.

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Company details
Year2012
Rank121
CompanySeddon Group
ActivityBuilding contractor
LocationCheshire
Sales £m281.3
Operating profit £m4.1
Main shareholdersSeddon family (100%)
Staff1,774
Founded1897
Websitewww.seddongroup.co.uk

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* supplied by Company   † annualised figure   ‡  profit = ebitda