Archive: April 2012

Kane takes on London’s Warrior Dash

Kane Sterling, administration manager at The Clink Charity and graduate from The Clink Restaurant will be taking part in the 2012 London Warrior Dash on 23rd June to raise money for The Clink Charity.
The Warrior Dash is the world’s largest running series where entrants race to complete an extreme 5km course filled with 12 challenging obstacles and a lot of mud!
If you would like to support Kane in this gruelling challenge please visit his Just Giving page.


One Wimpole Street and Chandos House visit The Clink

On Thursday 12th April, the teams from One Wimpole Street and Chandos House visited The Clink for an away day, to discuss and plan their strategies and events for the forthcoming year. Whilst visiting, they enjoyed a delicious three-course lunch which gave them a chance to really experience what the charity they support was about, before being taken out into the gardens to see the bee hive they have recently sponsored.
The Grosvenor Suite meeting room, situated above the restaurant is […]


Vinum is Latin for “wine”

The Clink is pleased to announce that it has partnered with respected wine merchants Vinum (Vinum is Latin for “wine”). Vinum, a wine importer, specialising in Italian wine, has recently taken on a wine produced in Piedmont by the prisoners of The Casa Circonda Riale Giuseppe Montalto, in collaboration with the local enology school Istituto Superiore Distato Umberto I in Alba. Vinum will be supporting The Clink by donating the profits from the sale of the wine that is shipped […]


The Craft Guild of Chefs Awards

On Sunday 15th April, Chef Al Crisci, founder and trustee, was awarded a Diploma from the Craft Guild of Chefs Honours and Awards Committee at the Annual General Meeting 2012, held at the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington. 
Al was awarded the accolade by the guild for his outstanding contribution towards the education and training of the hospitality industry and for his “great and continued support in the promotion and aims of the Craft Guild of Chefs”.
We look forward to supporting […]


Legendary Swiss Chef, Anton Mosimann comes to The Clink

On Thursday 26th April 2012, legendary Swiss Chef, Anton Mosimann OBE, will be offering his support and culinary expertise to The Clink Charity as he hosts an exclusive fundraising lunch at The Clink Restaurant to raise awareness, support and funds for the charity.
Mosimann, world renowned chef and supporter of The Clink Charity, his son Mark and his team will work alongside Chef Al Crisci and the prisoners in training, to produce the mouth-watering three-course lunch menu.
Born in Switzerland, Anton came […]


Chris Moore to speak at 5×15 event

Chris Moore, chief executive of The Clink Charity will be speaking on behalf of the charity at the 5×15 event being held in support of the Royal London Society at Gray’s Inn on Tuesday 1st May 2012 at 7pm.
The Clink Charity is delighted to be supporting The Royal London Society, one of Britain’s oldest charities, in the rehabilitation of ex-offenders by helping them to develop necessary skills in order to find employment. The 5×15 event brings guests an evening of […]


The latest news from H.M.P Cardiff

Following the huge success The Clink Restaurant at H.M.P. High Down in Surrey has experienced, we have has been looking for our next second site  to start rolling the concept out across the prison estate.
We are pleased to announce that we have been granted planning permission to build the next Clink Restaurant in conjunction with H.M.P. Cardiff.
The Clink Cymru will open in September 2012 and will be located within the grounds of the prison but outside the main walls. It […]


Chris Moore speaks at 5×15 event

Chris Moore, Chief Executive of The Clink Charity will be speaking on behalf of the charity at the 5×15 event being held in support of the Royal London Society at Gray’s Inn on Tuesday 1st May 2012 at 7pm.
The Clink Restaurant operates within HMP High Down in Surrey and is pioneering a scheme that aims to reduce the number of reoffenders by equipping prisoners with qualifications, skills and true-to-life restaurant and kitchen experience whilst they serve their time before finding […]


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