QK celebrates 50 years of excellence in manufacturing

This year, we celebrate our 50th anniversary, so here is a reminder of what happened in 1965:

  • January 21st QK Honeycomb Products Ltd, formerly Quinton & Kaines (Holdings) Ltd starts business
  • January 24th Sir Winston Churchill dies
  • February 6th Sir Stanley Matthews plays his final 1st Division games aged 50 years and 5 days
  • July 29th The Beatles film Help! debuts
  • September 1st BP strikes oil in the North Sea
  • December 22nd the 70mph speed limit is introduced