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Wetherspoon is always in the news! Check out some of the recent articles about us below.
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The Old Courthouse, in Coleraine, has been named as Northern Ireland Pub of the Year by members of the Society for the Preservation of Beers from the Wood. The society, founded in 1963, aims to increase awareness surrounding, and drinking of, cask ales. The award, voted for by members of the SPBW (Northern Ireland), is open to all pubs in Northern Ireland which serve cask ales. Members take several factors into account when voting for their award-winning pub.
Wetherspoon has been named as the ‘power brand’ across the eating- and drinking-out sector. It was named ‘power brand’ (for the leading brands, the sector ranked by usage, satisfaction and an industry vote) at the leading CGA Peach Icons and Heroes 2014 awards.
Wetherspoon’s policy to employ members of staff from all backgrounds and walks of life is unquestioned.
Pub manager Jamie Bowen-Jones’ career path with Wetherspoon has brought him success, in both his professional and personal life.
In spring 2010, Wetherspoon News reported on a baby boom at The Swan, in Weymouth, where five members of staff were all expecting.
Wetherspoon chief executive John Hutson is pictured with manager Julie Wilson at the opening of the company’s 900th pub.
When The Master Mariner opened in New Brighton, earlier this year, pub manager Stephanie Nolan enlisted the help of local employment services to find suitable staff.
The Rann Wartha, in St Austell, was presented with an award by charity Action for Blind People, recognising good practice in employing a partially sighted person. The ‘See the Capability, not the Disability’ award followed a nomination made by the pub’s employee Sarah Reynolds.
Pub managers Darren and Jenny Westwood, at The Glass House, are delighted with the success of one particular member of their team.
Wetherspoon graduates are pictured at Leeds Metropolitan University with its chancellor Sir Bob Murray CBE.