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Pubs across Surrey and Kent hosted The Big Beat Quiz in support of The British Heart Foundation

By Karolina Skinner
23 October 2021

Selected Stonegate pubs, located across Surrey and Kent, hosted The Big Beat Quiz in aid of the British Heart Foundation’s 60th birthday.

Quiz lovers were able to join in at one of 623 Stonegate’s managed sites nationwide, and there was a £2,000 prize on offer to the winning team. It was free to play, but quizzers could donate to the BHF via Stonegate Group’s Just Giving page to lend their support.  

Stonegate’s managed pub teams have raised £160,000 for the BHF since July 2021.

When the BHF was founded in 1961, 7 out of 10 heart attacks were fatal. Now, at least 7 out of 10 people survive. Funds raised by Stonegate will go towards helping the BHF continue to encourage medical breakthroughs which help the 7.6 million people in the UK living with heart and circulatory diseases. 

About Stonegate Group 

Following the acquisition of Ei Group on 3 March 2020 for £1.27bn, Stonegate Group is the largest pub company in the UK.  Its portfolio is comprised of 1,270 sites within the managed division and 3,200 leased and tenanted businesses. 

The managed pubs division, which employs 13,500 people, is split into Branded and Traditional pubs. Branded is comprised of: Slug & Lettuce, Walkabout, Be At One and Venues. Traditional (unbranded) pubs are made up of: Proper Pubs, Town Pub & Kitchen, Classic Inns, Common Room and Craft Union.