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The Bill star Graham Cole to Serve Police-
Themed Gin at Stirling Gin Festival

Graham Cole OBE – known for his role as PC Tony Stamp in the ITV police drama The Bill – will attend this
year’s Stirling Gin Festival on Saturday 5 th November. 

The British TV star will be pouring gin fans samples of
Stirling Distillery’s Gin Blue Line which was created in recognition of over 200 years of British policing. 20% of
profits are donated to support officers, both past and present, who suffer with PTSD.

The festival, which is now in its 8 th year, is being held at the beautiful Golden Lion Hotel in central Stirling.
Split into two sessions; 12:15pm – 3:45pm and 4:30pm – 8:00pm, the event will see hundreds of gin fans
descend upon the historic city.

Mr Cole will be in Stirling to attend the Scottish premiere of the short film “Broken Glass – A fragile mind” as
part of Stirling SpiritFEST. The film has been produced by Charity PTSD999 to raise awareness of PTSD within
the emergency services. As the star of the film, Graham plays a retired Police Office coming to terms with his
undiagnosed condition.
Stirling Distillery are one of the key sponsors of the film thanks to the money raised from their Gin Blue Line.
The exclusive screening will be attended by members of the Scottish emergency services and military
personnel. The film will be available for streaming from Monday 10 th November.

A full list of events as part of Stirling SpiritFEST is available here: https://stirlingspiritfest.com/ Tickets for the
festival events can be purchased through eventbrite or via the Stirling SpiritFEST website.

About Stirling SpiritFEST
Stirling Spirit Co. was established in 2012 with the launch of the first Stirling Whisky Festival followed by the
Stirling Gin Festival in 2014. It is a successful Scottish event management company founded by Cameron and
June McCann who own Stirling Distillery. Their sell out events are attended by guests from all over the globe.
The company evolved in 2022 into Stirling SpiritFEST, a 10 day long festival of Spirits in Stirlingshire.

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