Posts Tagged ‘Simon Gillett’

20 Jan 2010: Revealed: How Donington’s F1 plans collapsed

A fuller version of the story behind the failed bid to turn Donington Park into a Formula One venue has been revealed courtesy of the administrators winding up its former leaseholders’ company.

20 Jan 2010: Donington advisors out of pocket after F1 scheme collapse

The finance and development experts brought in to help give credibility to Simon Gillett’s Donington F1 dream were among those burned when the plans collapsed, the report into its administration has revealed.

29 Dec 2009: No buyer for Donington Park lease means Wheatcrofts regain control

Donington Park is set to be handed back to the Wheatcroft family after no buyer could be found who was prepared to take it on in its present state.

2 Oct 2009: F1: Check here for latest news on the British Grand Prix

Finally, after months of highs and lows, near-breakthroughs and crushing disappointments, an end to the saga of the British Grand Prix is here. The Powers That Be at Silverstone have held a press conference and announced that they have secured a 17-year lease.

2 Oct 2009: F1: British Grand Prix developments liveblog November 19-December 3

This is the fifth part of our rolling coverage of the saga of where the 2010 British Grand Prix will be held – or if it will happen at all. It covers the period from November 9th to December 3rd.

2 Oct 2009: F1: British Grand Prix developments liveblog October 29 – November 18

This is the fourth part of our rolling coverage of the saga of where the 2010 British Grand Prix will be held – or if it will happen at all. It covers the period from October 29th to November 18th.

2 Oct 2009: F1: British Grand Prix developments liveblog October 20-28

This is the third part of our rolling coverage of the saga of where the 2010 British Grand Prix will be held – or if it will happen at all. It covers the period from October 20th to 28th.

2 Oct 2009: F1: British Grand Prix developments liveblog October 12-19

This is the second part of our rolling coverage of the saga of where the 2010 British Grand Prix will be held – or if it will happen at all. It covers the period from October 12th to 19th.

2 Oct 2009: F1: British Grand Prix developments liveblog October 2-11

This is the first part of our rolling coverage of the saga of where the 2010 British Grand Prix will be held – or if it will happen at all. It covers the period from October 2nd to 11th.

17 Aug 2009: Donington Park: no news before September

Donington Park has said that no details of the progress of its construction work and fundraising attempts are going to be released before September.

 
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