Portfolio Category: Private Equity

Black Sheep Brewery

In 1992, Paul Theakston took a daring leap into the unknown. As a fifth generation brewer of his family company, he chose to leave T&R Theakstons following its sale to a national brewery. Instead, he chose to champion independent brewing in Yorkshire and built his own brewery in the very same town, Masham.


Blucon have rapidly evolved into one of the fastest growing demolition companies in the UK, earning a reputation as a highly professional, reliable and skilled multi-disciplined contractor.  


For over 70 yrs Lyte Ladders and Towers have been manufacturing and supplying access equipment to the trade and industrial sector in the UK and abroad.  They offer a wide range of aluminium and glassfibre ladders, stepladders, multipurpose and specialist ladders, as well as the introduction of mobile scaffold towers in 2002.