All you need to know about Randox Health Grand National 2017

Randox Health Grand National 2017

All you need to know about Randox Health Grand National 2017 WHAT IS IT: Most popular jump race on the calendar, a maximum of 40 runners who will be challenged by 30 Aintree fences along a 4.5 mile course. WHEN IS IT? 5.15pm – Saturday 8th April THE SPONSORS: Randox Health, the new official partner of the world’s greatest race, the Grand National, and the three-day Grand National Festival staged at Aintree Racecourse. Randox Health a world leader in healthcare diagnostics; today more than 5% of the world’s population – in excess of 370 million people across 145 countries – receives medical diagnosis using Randox products each year. THE TROPHY:  stands at 45 centimeters tall, solid silver gilded with gold, and depicts horses galloping through strands of DNA WHERE IS IT?  Aintree, Liverpool, playing host since 1839 WHAT TV CHANNEL?  ITV, first time this year, presented by Ed Chamberlain, a familiar face … Continue reading


JOB VACANCY – Sales Associate

Job Vacancy – SALES ASSOCIATE  Inkerman is looking for a full time, permanent Sales Associate to join the existing team at offices near Tunbridge Wells. Inkerman Sales Associates support Sales Executives who organise gifts, trophies & awards for corporate client events including The Grand National, Investec Test Matches & Investec Derby Festival.   Inkerman is a 20 year old, well-established Gift Company specialising in high end private gifts with a busy corporate gift & trophy department. The position for a Sales Associate offers a fantastic opportunity for someone at the beginning of their career with potential to progress within the business or for someone more experienced who is looking to re-locate and work locally.  Applicants do not have to be educated to degree level nor have previous experience in this field but must have excellent communication and organisational skills, a natural ability to get on with people and must be able … Continue reading


Support British Craftmanship and Manufacturing

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Support British Craftmanship and Manufacturing Inkerman support British Craftmanship and Manufacturing. We believe that a product’s provenance is of the utmost importance.  Buying authentic British goods, manufactured by skilled craftsman who use the finest materials, help keep these skills alive in the UK.  If we don’t support makers in Britain that still have these precious skills, you will lose them forever.   Inkerman use several manufacturers across the UK, from Sheffield down to Dorset. All our products our made by highly skilled and trained people.  We value having our manufacturers at our fingertips.  It provides many things; an immediacy to the process, quality is kept to the level required and it retains an integrity which is important to what we do.  Relationships with these people are key, they know us, and visa versa. The other obvious advantage is with a UK factory you have the ability to speak to a … Continue reading


8 UNSUITABLE Thank you gifts !

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The art of Thank you gifts – 8 UNSUITABLE Thank you gifts ! You have been invited to stay with your boyfriends parents for the first time, the in-laws, your boss or at a luxury villa, sail on a super yacht or stay at a country pile and their are some unsuitable Thank you gifts that are just a NO go…………….. Booze Are you saying ‘thank you’ or are you saying you didn’t know what else to give following your very generous invite. Something you made Its great you have taken up art.  How lovely for you.  But no one wants an amateur painting.  Unless you are incredibly famous so your hosts will be able to have it as a good laugh with the next lot of guests. Something your kids made Little Rosie, loves painting, but the only person who really loves her picture of the dog and wants … Continue reading


Best Stocking Fillers for Christmas

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STOCKING FILLERS Did you know the reason behind one of our Christmas traditions – The Stocking? “One night, the girls left their stockings drying over the fireplace. Saint Nicholas knew the family was very poor, so he threw three bags of gold coins down the chimney…. Since then, children have hung up their Christmas stockings on Christmas Eve, hoping to find them filled with gifts in the morning.” Find something that is truly special – without costing a fortune – with our selection of luxury Christmas stocking fillers, including gift ideas for him and her. All our gifts come beautifully boxed, wrapped, ribboned and delivered with and written cards all in time for Christmas.


5 best Shooting Gifts 2016

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5 best shooting gifts 2016 for the season.  A days shooting, above all, is a great British day out, it’s not about the number in the bag or the hit rate.  It is more about the taking part in a activity in lovely surroundings with great friends. Cold crisp mornings, excited dogs, people clad from head to toe in layers for whatever the weather! guns, beaters, vehicles and dogs all ready to go.  Nearly five million acres in the UK are managed for shooting.  The sport is worth £2bn to the British economy with at least 600,000 people involved. Inkerman’s top picks for: Best Shooting Destinations – Roxtons‘ shooting trips are worldwide from South America to Europe Best for Guns and clothing – William Evans is one of the last remaining independent gun makers in the UK, who offer a wide range of country and shooting equipment.  Or  Holland & … Continue reading


Inkerman best Summer reads 2016

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ONE Amory’s first memory is of her father standing on his head. She has memories of him returning on leave during the First World War.  But his absences, both actual and emotional, are what she chiefly remembers.  It is her photographer uncle Greville who supplies the emotional bond she needs, and, when he gives her a camera and some rudimentary lessons in photography, unleashes a passion that will irrevocably shape her future. TWO The Glass Castle is a remarkable memoir of resilience and redemption, and a revelatory look into a family at once deeply dysfunctional and uniquely vibrant. When sober, Jeannette’s brilliant and charismatic father captured his children’s imagination, teaching them physics, geology, and how to embrace life fearlessly. But when he drank, he was dishonest and destructive. Her mother was a free spirit who abhorred the idea of domesticity and didn’t want the responsibility of raising a family. THREE … Continue reading


CELEBRATING WIMBLEDON

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CELEBRATING WIMBLEDON Tennis, Pimms, Champagne, Strawberries and Cream DATE    27th June – 10th July 2016 DELIVERY    Directly to the recipient in SW19 or anywhere else in the world, beautifully packaged in our Inkerman red ribboned boxes with a hand written card. IN A NUTSHELL    Wimbledon is the oldest tennis tournament in the world, and the most prestigious.  It has been held at the All England Club in Wimbledon since 1877. INKERMAN’S MUST HAVES for Tennis Enthusiasts – Tennis High Balls, Tennis Cufflinks, Stemless Champagne Flutes, Strawberries and Cream Bowl and Sterling Silver frame with velvet back. HOW TO ORDER    Online store, calling our private shoppers, or email sales@inkerman.co.uk INKERMAN IS FAMOUS FOR    supplying prestigious sporting trophies for the Grand National, Royal London International Series Trophy, Investec Women’s Hockey and Juddmonte International among many others.