Lord Digby Jones
The journey from a corner shop in Birmingham to the House of Lords
Digby Jones was born into business. Some of his earliest memories are of life in a busy corner shop where he lived with his mother, father and older sister. In 2000 he joined the CBI as Director General where he spent 6 ½ years and become known in the public arena especially for his candid, forthright attitude in his many media appearances. Following his appointment as Minister of State for UK Trade and Investment in 2007, he became a life peer taking the title Digby, Lord Jones of Birmingham.
Non residential price £65 to include;
Arrival coffee, talk by Lord Digby Jones, pre lunch drink, three course lunch with coffee and chocolates and your choice of a glass of red or white wine with lunch.
MOSAIC OF DUCK
MEDJOOL DATE PURÈE
SLOW COOKED BEEF BLADE
HORSERADISH POMME PURÈE, SPROUT TOPS AND OYSTER MUSHROOMS, GREMOLATA
APPLE & GOLDEN SULTANA CLAFOUTIS
TAHITIAN VANILLA ICE CREAM
TEA, COFFEE, CHOCOLATES
Please advise us of any dietary requirements no later than 1 week prior to the event
Please note seating at our special events is on banqueting tables of 10-12
Dress Code: Smart casual