[Classicrendezvous] Brooks !

(Example: Framebuilders:Cecil Behringer)

Date: Wed, 04 Oct 2000 15:46:08 +0100
From: "Bob Reid" <bob.reid1@virgin.net>
To: <classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
Subject: [Classicrendezvous] Brooks !

Hot off the UK trade press ;
> Brooks will be bought
> As expected, the world-famous saddle maker will find a buyer
> Four offers are currently on the table. Brooks employs 20 people and the
> company will be bought by the highest bidder. It was not possible to find out
> whether the four interested bidders are from the bike trade or UK based.

There are going to be a lot of sorry people who bought up the "last" of them (especially subscribers to the BOB list)

Still not particularly good news for S-A as a whole.

Bob Reid Stonehaven Scotland.