Duke visits manufacturer’s Hereford HQ as company celebrates its 30th anniversary
HRH The Duke of Kent has visited cooling technolgy specialist Arctic Circle as part of a day spent in Hereford.
The Duke toured the manufacturing facility and spoke with staff. The company, which celebrates its thirtieth year next month has built a reputation within the refrigeration industry as an innovative company that invests in apprenticeships and training.
Managing Director Debbie Gittoes said: “The visit was welcomed by us all. The Duke was keen to see our manufacturing operation and was very surprised by the size of the equipment being produced - all by hand!”
At the culmination of the visit, the workforce gathered to watch as HRH unveiled a plaque to commemorate the occasion.