Millers in advanced takeover talks

Last updated : 29 April 2008 By Deano
Bleazard confirmed on the clubs official website that advanced talks are taking place with ASD Lighting PLC and their Chairman Tony Stewart.

Bleazard said: "I can confirm that we are at an advanced stage of negotiations with a new business venture led by Tony Stewart of Rotherham based ASD Lighting PLC.

"This is a major step in securing the clubs future and whilst there are a number of technical issues to be resolved I believe I have selected the people most able to take the club forward."

Stewart himself explained: "As someone who has been a major employer in the town for years I am aware of what the club means to the community. and am eager to secure the clubs future."

Operations Officer Paul Douglas added: "On behalf of all the staff and players at the club and no doubt all our loyal supporters this announcement comes as a huge relief and we are hopeful that we can start looking to a much brighter future."

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