Vertu Motors is a British automobile company that was established in 2006. The group was listed on the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange in December 2006. In March 2007, the group acquired the 13th largest motor retailer in the UK, Bristol Street Motors. Vertu Motors Plc is now the 9th largest motor retailer in the UK.
Brian was appointed Editor of The Journal in December 2003, joining from Trinity Mirror's Liverpool base where he was Editorial Development Manager for the company's regional titles. He has also held senior positions at the Daily Record and the Evening Express, Aberdeen, as well as being a former Editor of the Lincolnshire Echo.