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Gateshead car broker enters TV dragons' den

THE new series of Dragons' Den, where budding entrepreneurs pitch for funding from a panel of multi-millionaire investors, features a new contract hire business.

Details of the pitch released by the BBC ahead of the broadcast of the show on February 14, are that the 'dragons' will be asked to invest in 'a web-based contract car lease hire company with an eye-catching line in advertising'.

The pitch is put by Ling Valentine, boss of Lings Cars, a Gateshead-based car broker.

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