Buyer sought for Fletcher

The official receiver has confirmed that Fletcher is continuing to trade

Administrative receiver to troubled UK sportsboat builder Fletcher International, Bill Dawson of Deloitte & Touche has announced in an official statement that : “Fletcher is continuing to trade and there has already been some interest expressed in the business.

“It is clear the company has value and our intention is to trade with a view to achieving a going sale concern.” Deloitte & Touche were called in to the boatbuilder on Thursday, 3 January.

Fletcher also manufactures glass reinforced plastic (GRP) products for the transport industry, particularly coach builders and the motor trade. The company employs 120 people. Interested parties should contact Deloitte & Touche in Manchester on 44 (0)161 455 8318.