Len Blavatnik named as Britain's richest man


According to the 2015 Sunday Times Rich List Warner Music owner Len Blavatnik is Britain's richest man with a £13.17bn fortune.

He takes the top spot from brothers Sri and Gopi Hinduja, now worth £13bn.

The total wealth of the richest 1,000 individuals and families in Britain has more than doubled in the last 10 years to £547bn.

The Queen, who topped the first list in 1989, has dropped out of the top 300 for the first time.