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Sep 2011

UK Border Agency Picks Wilsons Auctions for Seven Year Contract

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The UK Border Agency is responsible for securing the UK border and controlling migration in the UK. As part of their remit they manage border control throughout the UK regularly commandeering a wide range of vehicles and equipment. Wilsons Auctions will be tasked with selling these seized vehicles at auction including cars, motorcycles, plant machinery, buses, coaches, trailers LCV’s, HGV’s boats and planes. Group Operations Director at Wilsons Auctions Peter Johnston commented: “We are delighted to have been awarded the prestigious contract on behalf of the UKBA. We have excellent facilities to platform the professional sale of vehicles and equipment on the UKBA's behalf and have some exciting ideas for conducting the sales throughout the duration of the seven year contract. Our business model and portfolio strength makes our organisation attractive to customers who need both skilled expertise and access to a auction complexes across Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, England, Scotland and Wales.”