Bill’s has said like for like sales for its whole estate are up 8%.

It added sales were now “consistently ahead of the CGA Peach Tracker every Month” since late 2018.

A more detailed review of Bill’s financials is expected to be released in August. 

It also announced that Lesley McIlroy has been promoted from head of marketing to marketing director, following the promotion of Sarah Hills to MD. Both joined the business in 2018.

“Sarah and Lesley have done fantastic jobs helping drive the growth of the business, and building great teams who are really transforming things,” said David Campbell, Bill’s executive chairman. “I’d like to congratulate them on their well-deserved new positions.”