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20Jan94 UK: FITZPATRICK GOES ON CITY TRAIL VIA REVERSE BALLIE GIFFORD TAKEOVER.

JP Fitzpatrick, the Harrow-based contractor which specialises in laying cable TV duct and electricity industry work, is joining the stock exchange through a reverse takeover by a shell company, Ballie Gifford Technology.The company, which is owned by chairman John Fitzpatrick and other directors, is being acquired for £8.75 million.It is also raising £8.1 million in new money, through a placing and rights issue, to help it to expand.The group is changing its name to Utility ...

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