Established in 1847, The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is a national and international centre of excellence for the education of the performing arts. Offering specialised and intensive teaching in dance, drama, music, production and film, RCS is also the nation’s busiest performing arts centre, holding more than 500 public performances. Corney & Barrow is proud to be working with the Royal Conservatoire to sponsor the performances of teachers and students alike.
ROYAL CONSERVATOIRE OF SCOTLAND
Scottish Ballet is one of the most creative, bold and adventurous dance companies in this country. Their award-winning performances take place all over Scotland and the rest of the World – from the cities to remote communities. They promote Scotland’s diverse and pioneering spirit far and wide. We are delighted to be official wine sponsor to the Scottish Ballet, a touring company providing education and entertainment on a grand scale.
Cunard is renowned for the luxury, grandeur and elegance of its fleet, its British signatures and impeccable service at sea. Your choice of three exceptional ships comprises Queen Elizabeth, Queen Victoria and Queen Mary 2. Grand in scale and stylish down to the smallest detail, each is a world unto herself. A place of discovery and relaxation, and the perfect setting from which to visit your favourite destination or explore.
Based at the famous Twickenham Stoop, the "Quins" have been playing Rugby since 1870, during their long history they have been crowned winners of the European Challenge Cup as well as English Premiership champions. Now in our second year as sponsors, we provide the Corney & Barrow range at the stadium and work with players on the selection and exploration of wine with their fans.
HARLEQUINS RUGBY UNION
Now in its 46th year, the BVAC has been dubbed "The best classic car show in Scotland" and is one of the Sunday Times's top 10 car festivals in the UK. 2018's festival at Thirlestane Castle will feature more than 1200 vintage and classic vehicles, following on from a record-breaking event last year. This much-loved event is undoubtedly one of the biggest and best car rallies in the whole country.
BORDERS VINTAGE AUTOMOBILE CLUB (BVAC)
In partnership with author and Sunday Times critic Damian Barr, we match a classic or contemporary book with a delicious bottle of wine. Our Novel Pairing may be directly from the book or inspired by it or even contrary to it. Past pairings have included Bridget Jones, The Great Gatsby and Brideshead Revisited. There is also a complete Bibulous-o-graphy, featuring all the bottles from each book and a podcast from each tasting session.
A BOOK AND A BOTTLE