Artificial grass maker enters administration with loss of 47 jobs

A SPORTS surface company in Lancashire has been placed into administration with 47 staff of its 52 headcount made redundant.

Blackburn-based Thornton Sports Group manufacturers, fits and maintains sports surfaces and artificial grass.

The group comprises six complementary companies: Thornton Sports Ltd; Thorntons Contracts Ltd; GTC Sports Ltd; Nordon Ltd; Protech AllWeather; and Soccer Turf.  

Established more than 35 years ago, the group was chosen as a partner for many PFI/PPP, NOF and City Acade... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...