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Thursday 17 April 2014

The Benevolent

Drinks trade charity ball raises £40k

A charity ball, which saw the late Michael Cox’s 12-vintage Taittinger collection sold at auction, has raised more than £40,000.

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 No Comments »

Michael Cox Taittinger collection to be auctioned

A full “Taittinger Collection” of limited edition vintages that belonged to Michael Cox is to be auctioned at the Benevolent Ball this March.

Thursday, February 27th, 2014 No Comments »

Benevolent and LWF team up for party

Drinks charity The Benevolent and the London Wine Fair have partnered to lay on an industry party at Kensington Roof Gardens on the last day of the fair.

Thursday, February 13th, 2014 No Comments »

Benevolent Chairman to visit 91 football grounds for charity

Chairman of The Benevolent, Chris Porter is planning to visit all 91 of the UK’s league football grounds in 14 days without a car to raise funds for the drinks industry charity.

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014 No Comments »

UK PR director awarded first ever Vintners’ Benevolent Award

Alison Mann, account director at the UK PR agency Emma Wellings, has been awarded the inaugural Vintners’ Benevolent Award.

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014 No Comments »

NZ’s best Chardonnays not reaching UK

Britain is missing out on some of New Zealand’s best wines, in particular its top Chardonnays, according to the New Zealand High Commissioner to the UK.

Monday, January 13th, 2014 No Comments »

The week in pictures

It has been a bumper week in the drinks trade featuring whisky, Champagne and cocktails as well as supermodels, singers and some very energetic dancing.

Friday, December 6th, 2013 No Comments »

Line up for The Benevolent’s Christmas Ceilidh

The Benevolent Buddies are gearing up for Christmas and are inviting members of the trade to come long for a night of Scottish dancing at its Christmas Ceilidh.

Wednesday, October 30th, 2013 No Comments »

IWSC launches English wine trophy

The International Wine & Spirit Competition has teamed up with wine trade charity The Benevolent to introduce a trophy for the English Wine Producer of the Year.

Monday, September 9th, 2013 No Comments »

The Benevolent announces three new trustees

The drinks industry charity, The Benevolent, has announced the appointment of three new additions to its Board of Trustees.

Friday, August 2nd, 2013 No Comments »

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