Whitbread

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Examples from the Web for whitbread

Contemporary Examples of whitbread

  • The Volvo Ocean Race began in 1973, known then as the Whitbread.

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    Inside Sailing’s Biggest Race

    Lizzie Crocker

    October 11, 2014

  • Norman Lebrecht won the Whitbread First Novel Award for The Song of Names.

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    The Daily Beast Recommends

    The Daily Beast

    July 7, 2009

  • Johnston won the Whitbread for The Old Jest and her Shadows on Our Skin was short-listed for the Booker.

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    Read Me, I'm Irish

    Mark Salter

    March 17, 2009

  • It did, however, win the Costa Book of the Year, formerly the Whitbread.

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    Read Me, I'm Irish

    Mark Salter

    March 17, 2009

Historical Examples of whitbread