Trident has been appointed a Rover Retail Dealer (exact date unknown) and has relinquished its Rootes franchise.
Trident has been appointed Licensees of the Shell petrol station opposite our main site in Ottershaw (exact date unknown).
Trident has been appointed Triumph and Rootes dealers (exact date unknown).
Trident has leased garage premises in Church Street, Woking (exact date unknown).
Trident Garages (Ripley) Limited incorporated (exact date unknown) in order to purchase the petrol filling station in Ripley.
Michael Roberts, his brother-in-law John Peirsonsmith and father-in-law Ian Maybury incorporated Trident Garages Limited.
Michael Roberts writes:
It happened also at this time that Ian Maybury, Valerie's stepfather, said he would be interested in funding a garage enterprise and I agreed to look for suitable businesses for sale.