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A "publicity shy" chemicals entrepreneur is now the richest man in Britain after his wealth leapt £15.3 billion in a single year, while Sir Philip Green and Jamie Oliver saw their fortunes slide.

The distilling family responsible for Glenfiddich whisky have consolidated their position at the top of Scotland's rich list after their wealth grew by over £200 million in the past year.

At second place were the Hinduja brothers, Sri and Gopi, worth £20.64 billion.

Their fortune jumped by £4.44 billion on 2017, with their India-based auto manufacturer Ashok Leyland and Mumbai-based IndusInd Bank having a particularly successful year.

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The 30th edition of the list finds the 1,000 richest individuals and families have a combined wealth of £724 billion - a 10% rise on last year's figure of £658 billion.

The List says Robert Miller, 84, who co-founded the Duty Free Shoppers Chain and owns the 36,000 acre Gunnerside Estate in Richmond, is the richest person in Yorkshire with £2 billion, up £420 million.

Robert Watts, who compiled the 1,000-member strong list, said the list had become more global since its inception in 1989, with more high net worth individuals from various countries moving to London and the United Kingdom.

The full annual Rich List, which will be published on Sunday May 13, analyses the "identifiable wealth" of the 1,000 richest people in Britain.

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"Aristocrats and inherited wealth has been elbowed out of the list and replaced by an army of self-made entrepreneurs". That, however, includes the assets of his wife, Nancy Shevell, who is the heiress to a huge trucking business.

"We're seeing more people from humble backgrounds, who struggled at school or who didn't even start their businesses until well into middle age".

Scottish DJ and producer Calvin Harris is the only new entry in the list's top twenty, on £140 million, up by £20 million, while pop star Rita Ora has joined the list of the wealthiest young musicians, with £16 million.

He is said to be a fan of extreme sports and is a regular marathon runner.

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He said: "Britain is changing".

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