Newsletters

Chancellor's Autumn 2016 Statement
This communication provides details of the announcements linked to pensions in the Chancellor's Autumn Statement.

Impact of the Government's 2014 Budget on your pension
This communication provides details of the Government's 2014 Budget and the impact on your pension.

Pensioner Newsletter 2013
This newsletter is written especially for our retired members and aims to give useful information, in addition to that provided to all Scheme members in the Summary Report to Members.

Changes to tax relief for pensions savings from April 2014
This factsheet provides details of the changes to tax relief on pensions savings effective from 6 April 2014.

UK Pension Trustee Board and Pension Investment Committee changes
This newsletter gives details of changes to the UK Pension Trustee Board and Pension Investment Committee from March 2014

 Pensioner Newsletter 2012
This newsletter is written especially for our retired members and aims to give useful information, in addition to that provided to all Scheme members in the Summary Report to Members.

Pensioner Newsletter 2011
This newsletter is written especially for our retired members and aims to give useful financial information, in addition to that provided to all Scheme members in the Summary Report to Members.

Pensioner Newsletter 2010
This newsletter is written especially for our retired members and aims to give useful financial information, in addition to that provided to all Scheme members in the Summary Report to Members.

All Change for Pensions Tax Relief - the Government decides, October 2010
This note is to provide you with details of the changes to tax relief on pensions savings the Governement wants to bring in from 6 April 2011. 

 All Change for Pensions Tax Relief, September 2010
This note is to explain how the Government's review of pension tax provisions may affect you and is an update on the information included in the Diageo Pension Scheme Review 2009.

 Talking Point Special, July 2010
This special edition Talking Point summarises the results of the latest actuarial valuation of the Diageo Pension Scheme at 1 April 2009. This issue also includes details of the 10 year funding plan agreed by Diageo plc and the Trustee, to address the deficit in the Scheme.

Results of the 2009 Actuarial Valuation
This letter gives details of the results of the 2009 actuarial valuation and recently agreed funding plan.

Talking Point, May 2009
This newsletter contains details of how the Scheme is affected by the current economic downturn, changes to the statutory increases on deferred pension benefits and removal of the discretionary exercise to allow members to augment their pension.

Talking Point, May 2007
This newsletter contains details covering the changes to the Trustee Board. This issue also includes details of the Scheme's investment strategy and performance, details of changes to the commutation factors and an article on age discrimination.

Talking Point, August 2006
This newsletter contains details covering the changes to the Diageo Pension Scheme following the A-Day legislation introduced in April 2006. This issue also includes details of the Financial summary of the Scheme for the year to 31 March 2005.

Preparing For A-Day, November 2005
This newsletter contains information that applies to UK employees who are members of the Diageo Pension Scheme at the Executive or Senior Executive levels. It provides information on what you need to do to prepare for A-Day and how Diageo will support you prior to A-Day.

Talking Point, May 2005

Talking Point Special, May 2005

Talking Point, May 2004

Talking Point Special, March 2004

Talking Point, November 2003

Talking Point, September 2002

Talking Point Special, March 2002

Talking Point, December 2001

Talking Point, July 2001

Talking Point, November 2000

Talking Point, March 2000

Talking Point, December 1999