21 December 2000
Billionaire in farm sacking hearing

By FWi staff

BRITAINS richest man is to face an industrial tribunal after being accused of sacking the couple who ran his 6 million farming empire, reports the Daily Express.

Hans Rausing, who made a 4bn fortune from Tetra Pak drink cartons, could be questioned about the dismissal of Richard and Lanny Bezant.

The couple ran his farms in Britain and Portugal for 20 years.

  • Daily Express 21 December 2000 page 18