North Nottinghamshire College Acquires Hospitality Training Firm Irwin Mitchell’s Corporate Team Advises On Deal 28.10.2014 David Shirt, Press Officer | 0161 838 3094 North Nottinghamshire College (NNC) has acquired catering and hospitality specialist Charnwood Training Group for an undisclosed sum. Charnwood, which is based in Kirkby-in-Ashfield, had entered into a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) with its creditors after falling into financial difficulties earlier this year. Following the deal, the business will trade under its own name and operate as a separate company within the NNC Group. Charnwood will continue to provide its services to the industry, including pre-employment training, hospitality and catering apprenticeships and management development programmes. NNC Principal John Connolly said: "Charnwood will add some £4m to our group turnover. The company has a fantastic reputation in the industry, built up over many years, and is one of only a handful of private training providers nationally who are true specialists in a particular industry. "Their acquisition adds to the range of commercial businesses already operated by the college, delivering apprenticeships and commercial training for employers in the workplace." Corporate Partner, Andrea Cropley, along with Michael Hall from Irwin Mitchell in Sheffield advised on the deal. Expert OpinionWe have been delighted to have supported the college with this deal and are very pleased that though its investment, it has been able to secure the continued provision of training to students and trainees.” Andrea Cropley, Partner Expert OpinionIt was a pleasure to work on this important transaction for the college and I’ve no doubt that Charnwood as a company within the NNC Group will flourish in the future.” Michael Hall, Associate Key contact Andrea Cropley Partner +44 (0)777 577 4102 Email Andrea Press contact David Shirt BLS PR Manager 0161 838 3094 Email David Tags Corporate M&A Andrea Cropley Related articles 20.02.2017Financial Conduct Authority And Prudential Regulation Authority Publish Decision Making Changes 15.02.2017Cocoon Aims To Secure £2.5m For Latest Expansion Drive 14.02.2017Serious Fraud Office - The Big Funding Debate 14.02.2017Inflation Rises As UK Feels Effect Of Weak Pound Post-Brexit Vote 10.02.2017Today's Court Of Appeal Ruling To Have Impact on Uber And Other Firms In 'The Gig Economy'