Accountant Frank Dixon has been jailed for one year for swindling £1 million (E1.5 million) from clients including Suede, Primal Scream and Echobelly.
At the trial it was revealed that Dixon
had been defrauding clients for up to eight years using monies to clear his
own debts.It was also revealewd that Dixon
had never finished his
accountancy qualifications . Dixon
pleaded guilty to 25 counts of false accounting between 1997 and 2000.