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When we interviewed health club entrepreneur David Lloyd in 1997, he was ruing the £200m sale of his leisure business to Whitbread. “I sold a dream,” he said.

Refusing to settle for a quiet retirement, he told us of his plans for starting clubs in Australia and Asia, saying: “I have the feeling that China will be the biggest market in five to seven years.” Did his prediction pan out?

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