21 Mar 2018

Licensing Trusts : Benard Teahan

From Nights, 7:12 pm on 21 March 2018

Benard Teahan has been part of one of New Zealand's social experiments, the idea that if people are going to spend money on alcohol, why not put some of that money back into the community. We're talking about Licensing Trusts - a Trust with a license to sell booze - that then gives the profits to charity. Benard has been in the business for thirty years, mostly in Masterton - and recently published a history on them.

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