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John Bloor

John Bloor's business Bloor Holdings owns Bloor Homes and Triumph Motorcycles. He bought the Triumph brand in 1983 and opened a new Hinckley factory in 1991. After a fire in 2002 hit production, the factory now produces 46,000 motorcycles a year. Bloor Homes is one of the largest privately-owned housebuilding groups in the UK.


Birmingham Post Rich List 2017: see the 50 richest people in the Midlands

See who made the 2017 Rich List with eight new entries and an overall wealth that has increased by almost £8 billion

John Bloor

Rich List 2017: No.4 - John Bloor

The fortunes of Bloor Holdings fortunes have been boosted by Triumph Motorcycles to retain John Bloor's number four ranking on the list

John Bloor

Birmingham Post Rich List 2016: No.4 - John Bloor

The upturn in the housing market, escalating prices and ultra-low interest rates have propelled John Bloor into the exclusive billionaires' club

Post Rich List 2016

Birmingham Post Rich List 2016: Global slowdown takes its toll on manufacturing

Slowdowns in the previously buoyant economies of China, India and Brazil, Russian sanctions and sluggish economies in Europe have taken their toll on manufacturers

John Bloor

Rich List 2015: No.6 - John Bloor

John Bloor has poured more than £80 million into rebuilding the 100-year-old brand of Triumph motorcycles.

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