Barnard & Brough Nissan Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Barnard & Brough Nissan celebrated it's 40th Anniversary in November, so we've taken a little look into the history of the longest established Nissan dealership in the UK.
Barnard & Brough was first established in 1957 by Ken Barnard and John Brough. The business originally sold motorbikes, then became a Ford franchise in 1960. In 1971 B&B became a Datsun dealer, before Datsun rebranded as Nissan in the UK in 1984. During this time, Octav Botner was the sole importer of Nissan vehicles in the UK. Botner, a Ukranian businessman and entrepreneur, spent fo...21st Dec 2021 Read more