Albion News

Bravo Inns
Bravo was founded in May 2007 by Ken Buckley and Philip Dearden, together with financial support from Albion Capital.  In early 2007, Ken, Phil and Albion successfully exited The Bold Pub Company, an estate of 30 pubs. The Bravo estate currently comprises 44 predominantly freehold and well-invested pubs trading under the successful operator managed model.  Profits have increased from £1.9m in 2017 to in excess of £2.6m today due to selective site acquisitions and growth capital investment. Following completion of the sale, Ken Buckley will continue as a consultant to the business and the... read more
Perpetuum, together with Southeastern Railways (London), won the 2014 Railway Industry Innovation Award for Engineering and Safety. The Railway Industry Innovation Award is considered one of the top national awards in the rail industry.  Baroness Kramer, Minister of State for Transport, presided over the event where both companies were recognised for their collaboration to develop a new system that aided Southeastern Railway’s Condition Based Maintenance (CBM). Perpetuum’s technology is an industry first that uses a system powered by harvesting vibration energy to measure wheelbearing... read more