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Sun Rum – one man’s passion to create a legacy

Matt England is the man behind Sun Rum, the artisan Lymington-based rum producer who has spent most of his working life in the hospitality sector and decided on creating his own brand having been inspired by anothers quest in the spirits business. B4’s Richard Rosser had the pleasure of interviewing the incredibly focused and passionate owner of a brand which could well be making a splash in your lives…and quite a lot of fun in the process making some of Matt’s keynote cocktails!

Fitch Brew Co Heads to the USA

Fitch Brew Co Heads to the USA

Andy Deeley and Emily Fitch-Deeley, co-founders of cold brew coffee and teas producer, Fitch Brew Co, may be familiar to many of our readers having appeared at BIO2018 and, more recently, in NX Magazine. They’ve been ever present on social media, chronicling their amazing growth and, recently, overseas expansion. It’s great to see hard work paying off for such an industrious and likeable couple….oh, and by the way, at the same time that their expansion news hit, Emily gave birth to a new Deeley… congratulations!

The Oxford Artisan Distillery will supply hand sanitiser to Oxfordshire care home

The Oxford Artisan Distillery starts delivering sanitiser to local care homes, hospitals and people in need

3rd April 2020, The Oxford Artisan Distillery has announced that it is making alcohol hand sanitiser to support the fight against COVID-19 and to help local organisations and people in need.

The Oxford Artisan Distillery

The Oxford Artisan Distillery Appoints Full Time Chairman

Oxford, 20th January 2020, The Oxford Artisan Distillery is pleased to announce the appointment of a full-time chairman, Dave Smith.

The Oxford Artisan Distillery today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

The Oxford Artisan Distillery (TOAD) Earns 2019 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence

The Oxford Artisan Distillery today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence.

Our new, custom-built brewery in the village of Chadlington in West Oxfordshire uses the latest brew equipment and we work hard to minimise our impact on the environment.

Oxford’s first distillery offers locals a slice of the business

Oxford’s first distillery offers locals a slice of the business

The Oxford Artisan Distillery (TOAD) has launched a crowd funding drive to give Oxford locals the chance to own shares in the City’s first ever distillery.

The Mill

TOAD hosts Vodka Event to mark Russian Revolution Centenary

As the nights draw in and the nip in the air turns to chill, what better way to warm up than sipping vodka in an ancient barn while listening to stories from the stormy days of the Russian revolution?

We are a true craft distillery; a rare species found in only a few very special places around the world.