DISCOVERY – DIRECTOR’S BLOG


David Hider November 2016

The Weather Forecasts This is a sad reflection in some ways, but also shows how, over 40 years or so , you adjust to listening in on particular aspects of daily life, which is emphasised when, like now, I am in the States. The weather forecast here is the same as in the U.K. but […]

David Hider July 2016

Out of Europe, not once but twice! Well how have we managed that, all within one long weekend? We arrived back in Blighty overnight to a sunny morning in Gatwick and the pilot informed us of the Brexit vote, somewhere over Sussex, – there was a sharp intake of breath and then a stunned silence. […]

David Hider May 2016

Greetings on May Day, the start of summer?  Well the first of these monthly comments. Well the weather, snow, hail, gales and frost would suggest that yet again we have to bow before the weather gods.  Cricket in the snow is no fun and the overseas players must wonder where they have come to and […]

David Hider Oct 2014

Here at Hider Food Imports Ltd, we are just a few months away from celebrating our 50th anniversary (April 2015). I am very proud to have watched the company achieve this milestone in a very competitive market place and we are looking to consolidate our position for the future, so we can continue to provide […]

David Hider Oct 2013

Just a few items to report from my normally routine diary, and I should start at the delightful farm shop at Doddington Hall, near Lincoln, to witness the ’launching’ of the “2 Boys in a Boat” challenge.  These 2 intrepid youngsters will soon be setting off to row the Atlantic Ocean in December, 50 days […]

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