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The week that was

Published:  17 May, 2019

In case you missed some of the headlines this week on, here’s a review of the top online news, analysis, opinions and features.

Top news stories:
The sustainability debate continued to make headline news in the week that was, as did the booming ‘no and low’ sector.       

 In other news, Berkmann announcing a £14 million expansion drive proved a popular read this week .  

Analysis and Insights:  As Chris Foss, founder of Plumpton College’s Wine Division, prepares to depart for pastures new, we found out what the future holds for this rapidly evolving institution. 

Much further afield we looked at California’s refreshed identity following a recent tasting that convinced many that the Golden State is back on track.  

Plumpton: A new wine epicentre

California: Western promise


People and Opinion:

We caught up with Sea Heeley, co-founder and master distiller, Manchester Gin, to get the lowdown on the botanical world.

Elsewhere we chatted to Chris Foss, founder and curriculum manager at Plumpton College Wine Division, to discover just how far he, the English wine industry and the college have come as he prepares to retire  

Five minutes with: Seb Heeley

Q&A: Chris Foss, Plumpton Wine Division