Anglian Country Inns, which operates The Jolly Sailors and The White Horse in Brancaster Staithe, has been identified as one of London Stock Exchanges’s 1,000 Companies to Inspire Britain.
The report is a celebration of the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium-sized businesses. To be included in the list, companies needed to show consistent revenue growth over a minimum of three years, significantly outperforming their industry peers.
Award winning Anglian Country Inns also operates The Fox, at Willian in Hertfordshire; Hermitage Rd Bar and Restaurant at Hitchin, Hertfordshire; Water Lane Bar and Restaurant, Bishop’s Stortford; The Cricketers, at Weston, Hertfordshire; and Brancaster Brewery. As group it has achieved numerous awards and accolades in the food and beverage industry. The family-run business is now 18 years old and is headed up by James Nye managing director.
He said: “This is phenomenal recognition. Inspiration comes down to one thing and that is ‘people’ so this is testament to the amazing teams we have working at Anglian Country Inns. It is an extreme honour to be flying the flag in the UK for the food and drink sector.”
Xavier Rolet, chief executive, London Stock Exchange Group said: “This report is a significant part of London Stock Exchange’s broader campaign to support UK high growth companies in their journeys from Start-up to Stardom and to create an entrepreneurship revolution. I’m delighted that a strong alliance between UK Government, financial market participants, investors, entrepreneurs and companies has been created to support these inspiring businesses.”