News from Lord Digby Jones

Digby Jones: The New Troubleshooter

Published Tuesday 1 April, 2014

In the first episode of a new BBC 2 series Digby Jones: the New Troubleshooter, Lord Digby Jones rolls up his sleeves and sets about helping secure the future of medium-sized business: Hereford Furniture. This family-owned company with over 40 employees makes and sells home furniture.

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Digby Jones set to present BBC series on the British Manufacturing Industry

Published Tuesday 20 August, 2013

Lord Digby Jones is set to become a TV troubleshooter hosting a BBC2 3 – part series looking at the state of the British manufacturing industry.

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Leicester Tigers Win the Aviva Premiership Trophy

Published Monday 19 August, 2013

Lord Digby Jones holds the Aviva Premiership trophy won by the Leicester Tigers 2013. Lord Digby is a Non-executive Director of Leicester Tigers

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Lord Jones Visits Jordan

Published Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Lord Digby Jones visited Jordan in May 2013 at the request of HM British Ambassador to Jordan, Mr Peter Millett.

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Lord Digby Jones visits Arburg in Germany

Published Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Following an introduction to Arburg UK in Warwick during 2012 Lord Jones was personally invited by the Sales Director Europe, Stephen Doehler, to visit their factory and headquarters in Lossburg within the Black Forest of Southern Germany.

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A British icon fit for a Queen

Published Thursday 27 September, 2012

Triumph Motorcycles has donated a limited edition Diamond Jubilee Bonneville to The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust as a mark of gratitude for Her Majesty The Queen’s work as Head of the Commonwealth over the past 60 years.

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Plane Talking!

Published Wednesday 16 May, 2012

In a letter written to the Evening Standard, Lord Digby Jones warned of the dangers of ignoring the issues currently facing Heathrow airport.

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Argentex LLP launches with Digby as Chairman of the Advisory Board

Published Thursday 26 April, 2012

Pacific Investments, the private investment vehicle of Sir John Beckwith, has announced the launch of Argentex LLP. The company is a foreign exchange specialist providing bespoke advisory and execution services to an international client base of corporates, institutions, government agencies and not-for-profit organisations.

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Grove Industries appoints Lord Digby Jones as Chairman

Published Friday 2 March, 2012

West Midlands based private conglomerate Grove Industries has appointed former trade minister Digby, Lord Jones of Birmingham, as Chairman. The move comes three months after the sudden passing of the highly respected industrialist David Grove OBE, the group’s founder and Chairman.

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Digby Launches Technology Apprenticeship Scheme

Published Monday 13 February, 2012

With National Apprenticeship Week running from 6 – 10 February 2012, Lord Digby Jones has stepped up to the mark and put his ‘money where his mouth is’.

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