Biddenden Vineyards Awarded Family Business of the Year at KEiBA 2018

Biddenden Vineyards Awarded Family Business of the Year at KEiBA 2018

We are very excited to have been awarded ‘Family Business of the Year’ at this year’s Kent Excellence in Business Awards (KEiBA).

The winners were announced at the KEiBA awards on Thursday 21st June, held at the Kent Event Centre, and Julian, Sally, Tom, Sam & Will Barnes all attended to receive the award.

KEiBA is an annual awards run by KM Media Group & Kent County Council to recognise & reward excellence in Kent’s businesses. Following on from a detailed application, Biddenden was shortlisted alongside three other Kent businesses before carrying out in depth interviews covering all aspects of the business with the categories judging panel, led by sponsors Gallaghers.

Julian Barnes, Managing Director, commented “We feel honoured to have been the first business to receive this award in Kent.  It is an exciting time at Biddenden and family is key to the continued growth of the business.  As anyone with a family business will know, a lot of hours, hard work and determination is involved & to be recognised for this by KEiBA is extremely rewarding”.

A full list of winners can be found at

Biddenden Vineyards KEiBA 2018 Family Business of the Year Tom, Julian, Sally, Will and Sam Barnes v2

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The service and delivery was first rate. The quality of the product was 5 star according to my son who likes the stronger cider. Excellent all round.

Biddenden offer a consistent and efficient in house support service and you can be guaranteed that their handling and delivery is totally commensurate with their superb wines

We ordered some wine and gifts for our friends in Scotland the items were shipped the same day and received the next. Amazing service and top class wines and products. Thank you

Ordered the fruit juices for my son, and he thoroughly enjoyed them. The delivery was amazing. Thank you for your prompt service. Will definitely be ordering again.