This is another dividend  increased each year from 55 years ago since 1920. That is some achievement on a scorching day here at Purley on Thames near Reading Berkshire where the temperature is now  40 C at 3:40 pm. Information from Money Observer August page 25. 

Time for a cold drink!

This is about 5 times the normal dividend paid out each year, due to be paid out on 30th July in a few days time, so worth having.

My portfolio is currently producing 8.33% yield mainly from US shares. Still room for improvement.

Figures for Q2 are due on August 8th 2019,  With this big dividend just being paid I have a feeling results should be good.

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