English wine’s own stars

Three English wine producers were amongst a group of fifty of the country’s most promising food and drink entrepreneurs being recognised as ‘Food Stars’ in DEFRA-led initiative being launched this week. The aim is to highlight and support the highly successful food and drink sector – a major contributor to British industry and exports. Camel

Giant of industry passes away

‘Huge and proud part of the English and Welsh wine community’   In a statement on its website, Sussex vineyard Ridgeview has announced the sad news that founder Mike Roberts MBE passed away in the early hours of Friday, November 14. The family says: “As some of you are aware he had been ill for a

Ridgeview takes centre stage at Jubilee receptions

English Sparkling Wine was served at two official receptions following the national service of thanksgiving at St Paul’s Cathedral yesterday. Sussex vineyard Ridgeview supplied their English sparkling wine Bloomsbury 2009 at the official receptions to celebrate the Queens Diamond Jubilee at The Mansion House and Guildhall. Following the national service of thanksgiving at St Paul’s