Joe and Margy Clarke celebrate 30 years at The Sun Inn, Richmond

Joe and Margy Clarke celebrate 30 years at The Sun Inn, Richmond

Well-known Richmond publicans, Joe and Margy Clarke, celebrated 30 years as licensees of The Sun Inn last weekend, with a party for their regulars in the pub
The pub is a well-known landmark in West London and is also known as a famous rugby pub, frequently visited by rugby players and supporters. On match days, the outdoor screens and Margy’s BBQs are popular attractions.

Joe said: “It’s been an honour to serve the Richmond and rugby faithful over the last 30 years. We have met many true rugby icons and made some fantastic friends during the last three decades. The Sun really is a very special place.”

Mike Clist, Tenanted Director, said: “Joe and Margy are the epitome of a Fuller’s licensee. The welcome is warm, the beer is great and the atmosphere, particularly on rugby days, is legendary.”


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Notes to Editors
Fuller, Smith and Turner P.L.C. is an independent traditional family brewer founded in 1845 and is based at the historic Griffin Brewery in Chiswick, London, where brewing has taken place continuously since 1654. The Company runs 181 Managed Pubs and Hotels and 205 Tenanted pubs, with a focus on outstanding cask ale, great wine, exemplary service and delicious fresh, home-cooked food. The Company also has 641 boutique bedrooms in its Managed estate and owns a 51% share of The Stable, a craft cider and pizza restaurant business.  Fuller’s pub estate stretches from Brighton to Birmingham and from Portishead to the Greenwich Peninsula, including 168 locations within the M25.

The Fuller’s Beer Company brews a portfolio of premium beers including London Pride, ESB, Organic Honey Dew and Frontier Craft Lager. In June 2013, the Company acquired Cornish Orchards, a craft cider maker producing a range of award-winning ciders and premium soft drinks. Fuller’s is also the UK distributor for Sierra Nevada, the premier US craft beer.