We would like to thank everyone that came to this year’s AGM and Awards Dinner.

Huge congratulations to all the winners listed below, we thank you for your continued support.

Partnerships Award – Nudge 

Staff Wellbeing Award (Under 250 sites) – Joseph Holt

Staff Wellbeing Award (over 251 sites) – J D Wetherspoon

Fundraising Award – Pedalling for Pubs 

Volunteer of the Year Award – Cath Halik

People First Award – Santhosh Karanavar 



Our Award Sponsors include:

Partnership Award – Sponsored by Marston’s

“We are sponsoring the Licensed Trade Charity Annual Awards as we feel it’s such an important charity which is available to all our Pub partners, old and new.  Some of our Pub Partners have already benefitted from the help and advice they have offered which has been invaluable.

We look forward to raising as much awareness as we can and working with them in the future.”

Fundraising Award – Sponsored by Hospitality Jobs UK

Dawn Bowstead CBII, Founder of Hospitality Jobs UK – “As the Job Board partner of the LTC, we are incredibly passionate about people, pubs and breweries and equally as passionate about charities that support and work in these sectors and we are delighted to sponsor the Fundraising Award at this years Licensed Trade Charity annual awards.”

Staff Wellbeing (over 250 sites) Award – Sponsored by Bums on Seats

“Many thousands of staff work long and demanding hours in the licensed drink trade, believing passionately in what they do. For many however, life can be challenging. The emotional support provided by the LTC’s counsellors are a crucial lifeline – needed now more than ever – and Bums on Seats is proud to sponsor the Staff Wellbeing Award 2022.”

Staff Wellbeing (under 250 sites) Award – Sponsored by Elta Accountancy

“As accountants to pubs, we see people struggling in the industry and usually there is little we can do to help, by supporting the Licenced Trade Charity we know that support is going directly to the people who really need it and we are immensely proud to be a part of that.”

Volunteer of the Year Award – Sponsored by Fuller, Smith & Turner

Georgina Wald, Corporate Communications Manager at Fuller, Smith & Turner said: “We are delighted to be sponsoring this award. The work of the LTC has always been highly valued – and never more so than during the turbulent times of the past two years. They are a lifeline for many in our industry and we are proud to be a supporter.”

We extend our thanks to E.&J. Gallo Winery for kindly sponsoring the table wine.


Our Goody Bag Sponsors

We would like to thank the following companies for kindly donating a product to our goody bag.









Day – AGM

12.00pm      Arrivals, check-in and buffet lunch

2.00pm         Annual General Meeting including:

  • Overview of Charity Services
  • Update on Membership, Fundraising and Volunteers
  • Operations and Schools Report
  • Trustees Report and Accounts
  • Cheque Presentations
  • Re-election of trustees

You will find the minutes of the 21st April 2022 Court here

4.00pm        Close

Dress code:  Business Dress

Evening –  Charity Awards Dinner

6.30pm        Drinks reception

7.30pm        Awards dinner

10:00pm      Entertainment

12.00am       Carriages

Dress code:  Black Tie



Car parking:  Royal Garden Hotel  0-2 hours = £12, 2-4 hours = £20, 4-6 hours = £30, 6-24 hours = £45, 24 hours (Hotel Guests) = £40

Tube transport:  Kensington High Street Tube Station which is on both the Circle Line and the District line is just 3 minutes walk away

Local Accommodation

1. Copthorne Tara Hotel, Scarsdale Place, London W8 5SY

0.4 miles from the AGM venue and 0.2 miles from Kensington High Street Tube Station.

If you would like accommodation for Wednesday 5th October, please quote LVS to get our corporate rate of £125 for a Standard Single, £135 for a Standard Double and £170 for a Standard Triple.  There is no special allocation of rooms for the Charity as the hotel is quite busy at this time.

2. Premier Inn, London Kensington (Olympia)

0.9 miles from the AGM venue,  8 minutes in a taxi.

Room rates are variable. Please book online to secure the best prices – www.premierinn.com

3. Premier Inn, London Kensington (Earls Court)

0.8 miles from the AGM venue, 6 minutes in a taxi

Room rates are variable. Please book online to secure the best prices – www.premierinn.com

4.  Hub by Premier Inn (London West Brompton)

1.4 miles from the AGM venue, 11 minutes in a taxi

Room rates are variable.  Please book online to secure the best prices – www.premierinn.com

Contact us

If you have any questions about this year’s AGM, please contact: marketing@ltcharity.org.uk

Licensed Trade Charity Impact Report 2021