The scam that Norton turned out to be

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The scam that Norton turned out to be

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Amazing amount of money he appropriated from a variety of unsuspecting sources. The pension scam is incredible. :eek2
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A year ago, Stephen Barclay, the outgoing Brexit Secretary, said Norton was an example of a "great business" that would thrive when Britain leaves the EU.

Norton collapse: Administrator’s report shines light on the numbers
£4m awarded to Norton by the Government in July 2015 wasn’t all used in direct connection with the motorcycles.

Norton also owns six Aston Martins, three Range Rovers and an F Type Jaguar, the vehicles’ group value totals nearly £800,000.
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I wouldn't be surprised to find that their local tax office manager has one of the bikes at home, though!
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Shocking story in this week's MCN of an owner of a fully paid V4 had his bike back for a warranty job and when picking it up found it had been stripped of all but the frame and wheels. Bloody disgusting company conduct.

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Unfortunately this kind of thing has been going on for years and until rules and laws change line CEOs like Mr G will continue to pad their nests. No mention of the S.African safari lodge/hotel. That's probably out of BDO's reach🙄. Who needs 6 Astons! He'll lie low for a bit when all this is sorted and pop up with some new "project" although he could be barred from a directorship or running a company for 15 years I think? It's all a real shame because he seemed to truly believe in the brand and in spite of the tech and delivery issues he did achieve quite a bit. A pity he couldn't keep his hand out of the till!

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Just imagine how many Astons John Bloor has by now.....
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But then he has alot more house and therefore garages, than the rest of us!!!

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