Angels sought in a crowd for a’Beckett’s expansion

EXCLUSIVE – a’Beckett’s Vineyard has revealed it is launching a crowd funding initiative to fund significant investment in a 600 sq m winery building and equipment. According to Paul Langham, a’Beckett’s Vineyard founder, the choice of crowd funding is a deliberate attempt to simplify fund-raising efforts for the Wiltshire vineyard. He says: “We are now

Hambledon exceeds £3m funding offer

The EIS-qualifying offer for subscription for Hambledon Vineyard plc comfortably exceeded its minimum target of £3 million when the offer closed on March 30. The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) is a government scheme designed to provide investors with an incentive to invest in smaller unquoted companies. Hambledon Vineyard, in Hampshire, will use the proceeds to