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The BEN appoints Stephen McGowan as president

The BEN appoints Stephen McGowan as president
LtoR The BEN Sue Buchanan (past president) Andrew Lawrence (new president)  Stephen McGowan (vice-president) and Paul Waterson (patron)

The BEN appoints Andrew Lawrence as new president

Andrew Lawrence has been elected as the new president of the Scottish Licensed Trade Benevolent Society at the charity’s AGM
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Uncle Bob urges licensed trade to get on their bike for The BEN

Following the success of last year’s inaugural cycle, industry figure Uncle Bob will once again take to the saddle as The BEN’s cycle returns on Tuesday 27th June. 

The BEN AGM 2017

The BEN Annual General Meeting (AGM) – Maxxium, Maxxium House, Castle Business Park, Stirling on Thursday 27 April at 11 a.m.  
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BEN toasts success of 2017 Dinner

The Scottish Licensed Trade Benevolent Society, known as The BEN, celebrated raising a massive £100k at its 42nd annual BEN Dinner.

Licensed trade has a ball at BEN fundraiser

Scottish Licensed Trade Benevolent Society raises £45k at annual Barrel Ball

The BEN is at the races with £15k fundraising boost

Generosity the order of the day as The BEN raises £15k at annual Ayr race day
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Licensed trade backs The BEN as charity looks to boost numbers

Industry leaders help licensed trade charity launch the Glass Half Full campaign to encourage current and former industry workers to sign up for support

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