Founded in 1875 by George Thurlow, this group sells new and used agricultural machinery and Vauxhall cars from 18 outlets in East Anglia. Chaired by John Thurlow, 75, and his son James, 41, and led by group managing director Simon Bottomley, 45, it has grown through acquisitions to become one of Britain’s largest Vauxhall dealers, and one of Europe’s leading Massey-Ferguson tractor distributors.

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Company details
Year2013
Rank237
CompanyThurlow Nunn Group
ActivityAgricultural machinery & car dealer
LocationNorfolk
Sales £m135.7
Operating profit £m1.8
Main shareholdersThurlow family (100%)
Staff468
Founded1875
Websitewww.thurlownunn.co.uk

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