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Bolton entrepreneur Harrison Woods woos Dragons' Den duo

Bolton entrepreneur Harrison Woods has secured a £60,000 investment from Dragons' Den panellists Theo Paphitis and Peter Jones in exchange for a 40 per cent slice of his new business, Primal Parking.

In an episode broadcast last night, the 22-year-old successfully pitched the online marketplace for finding and letting private parking spaces.

Primal Parking, which also supplies parking barriers, some of which were demonstrated to the Dragons last night, is Woods's first foray into setting up a limited company. He is being advised by North West-based law firm Brabners Chaffe Street.

"While the experience in the Den was an extremely challenging one, I just knew that if I got the chance to present to the Dragons, I could impress them," Woods said.

"The support I have had from the lawyers at Brabners Chaffe Street has been first class and I look forward to working with them as the business grows."

By Andy Jowett

Bolton entrepreneur Harrison Woods woos Dragons' Den duo
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