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The Billington Group acquire Wellingborough-based manufacturer Dunkley’s Limited

September 2016

The Hawsons’ specialist tax and business advice teams have worked closely with the shareholders of Wellingborough-based Dunkleys on the sale of their company.

Hawsons’ Tax Partner, David Cairns said: “We were delighted to have given strategic tax and business advice to the shareholders on the sale of Dunkleys to The Billington Group. This was a significant event for Dunkleys, and one that will help them continue to grow as part of the Billington Group.”


Dunkleys, the Wellingborough based manufacturer of quality pies and desserts to the UK’s foodservice industry, are delighted to announce that they have joined The Billington Group. Based in Liverpool since 1858, Edward Billington and Son Limited is one of the UK’s largest, privately owned companies with a mix of businesses predominately in food and agriculture.

Dunkleys will become part of The Billington Group from 20th of September and will continue to be led by Simon Dunkley as Managing Director supported by Bob Durkin & Mark Beeston in sales director positions.









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