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12 Noon, Thursday 14th October 2021
The Savoy, Strand, London, WC2R 0EU 


£195pp or £1,852.5‬0 table of 10

The British Soft Drinks Association invites you to attend its annual industry lunch.  This key and popular event in the UK soft drinks industry calendar provides excellent networking and socialising opportunities with leading industry figures, those from related industries, media and government.

Booking Deadline 



Drinks reception - The River Room


Lunch - The Lancaster Ballroom


Address by BSDA's President


Guest Speaker - Lord Finkelstein OBE


Event formal close - (cash bar available)


Event Close

Daniel Finkelstein

Guest Speaker

Lord Finkelstein OBE

Daniel Finkelstein is Associate Editor of The Times and a weekly columnist for the newspaper. He has previously been its Executive Editor and Chief Leader Writer. His writing is mainly on political and social affairs, although he is also well known for his football column, the Fink Tank, which ran for 17 years.

He has won multiple awards, including being named Political Commentator of the Year four times. During his career he has provided political advice to Prime Ministers, John Major, David Cameron and Theresa May and, as director of policy, to William Hague as opposition leader. He was awarded the OBE for services to the prime minister in 1997 and made a member of the House of Lords in 2013.


The Savoy, London

Situated in the heart of the capital The Savoy is one of London’s favourite and most famous hotels. Its enduring showmanship has attracted people down the generations from royalty, the arts, business, politics and the law. If the walls of The Savoy could talk, they would speak of elegant soirées, political lunches, divine dinner dances, impromptu performances and discreet liaisons. Learn more about The Savoy’s fascinating history... Read more >

How to get there

Riverside entrance is Savoy Place, WC2R 0BP. Charing Cross, Covent Garden and Embankment underground stations are all close by.

Upcoming Dates for this event

12 Noon, Thursday 14th October 2021

The Savoy, Strand, London, WC2R 0EU

Booking Deadline: Thursday 30th September 2021

Price: £195pp | £1852.50 table of 10