Brian Mercer Charitable Trust

About Brian Mercer Charitable Trust

Brian Mercer was a prolific inventor and industrialist who invented a revolutionary process for the manufacture of plastic netting, primarily used in civil engineering. All of Brian Mercer’s inventions have originated, been developed and manufactured in Blackburn to the benefit of the town’s economy. His inventions have been protected by hundreds of patents around the world making him one of Britain’s prolific and well-respected inventors.