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Sunday 14 February 2016

The Benevolent

GrapePip founders scoop Benevolent award

The founders of the online wine auction site GrapePip have scooped this year’s Benevolent Award for their “outstanding commitment” to the wine trade charity.

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Benevolent Ball raises £21,000

Guests attending The Benevolent’s annual Northern Ball last weekend raised £21,000, helping the charity continue its support of members of the drinks trade facing financial or medical hardship this festive season.

Thursday, November 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Treasury team takes up charity challenge

The Benevolent chairman Dan Townsend has invited the trade to raise funds for this charity by joining a Treasury Wine Estates team on the “Thames Path Challenge”.

Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 No Comments »

Tour de l’Oc raises £30k for charity

Last month’s Tour de l’Oc bicycle challenge across France has raised over £30,000 for The Benevolent – the drinks trade charity.

Friday, July 3rd, 2015 No Comments »

Benevolent launches Ambassador drive

UK drinks trade charity The Benevolent is calling for volunteers from the trade to become Benevolent Ambassadors, helping it to spread its message.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015 No Comments »

Day 3: Tour de l’Oc

Sometimes you can’t rely on sensationalist events to attract intrigue, and yet day three of the Tour de l’Oc is still worthy of your attention – and sympathy.

Thursday, June 4th, 2015 No Comments »

Day 2: Tour de l’Oc

There are some things in life that you know – as soon as you complete them – you’ll do only once.

Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 1 Comment »

Day 1: Tour de l’Oc

The first day of the Tour de l’Oc has been a shaming experience for db’s intrepid editor, Patrick Schmitt.

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 No Comments »

Trade takes on cycling challenge for charity

db editor Patrick Schmitt and 10 other members of the wine trade are to cycle almost 500km in four days across France for The Benevolent.

Thursday, May 21st, 2015 No Comments »

The Benevolent appoints new chairman

Dan Townsend of Treasury Wine Estates has been appointed the new chairman of UK drinks trade charity The Benevolent.

Monday, January 12th, 2015 No Comments »

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