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Press Release – The Best of English wine on show at Best of Britannia this weekend

English wines will be out in force at a stylish new consumer show – Best of Britannia – taking place this weekend.

Logo Best of Britannia

The best of British fashion, design and manufacture will be celebrated 5th-7th October in London’s Clerkenwell, allowing visitor to discover, enjoy and buy from a wide range of goods.  Alongside exhibitors from across the country representing everything from speedboats to handbags, the best of England’s still and sparkling wines will be exhibited in style by English wine specialists, Sparkling English Wine.  Their distinctive black and white mobile bar will be located in the main courtyard, near the entrance to the show and the main stage, selling wines by the glass.  All the wines will also be available by the bottle to take away.

The line up of English wine stars will include:

Bolney Wine Estate from Sussex, showing their still Lychgate red and white wines;

Kent’s Hush Heath Estate, showing their Nanette’s still rosé;

Nyetimber from Sussex will have two of their wines available: Classic Cuvée as well as an exclusive opportunity to purchase a half bottle of Blanc de Blancs along with two flutes to take away and enjoy

Blackboys Vineyard, also from Sussex, showing their sparkling rosé Tickerage Blush

Other bars located throughout the show on different floors will be selling Bolney and Blackboys’ wines, as well as the half bottles of Nyetimber Blanc de Blancs.

Jeremy Cook, Managing Director of Sparkling English Wine commented: “The Best of Britannia appealed to us as the ideal showcase for these fantastic English wines – the show combines innovation, enterprise and lots of style – all the qualities you’ll  find in the English wine industry. We really look forward to offering visitors the opportunity to enjoy them.

Further information on Best of Britannia can be found on  The show will take place in The Farmiloe Building, Clerkenwell, London EC1M, Friday 5th-Sunday 7th October.  Friday 5th October is a trade day, with tickets available by emailing  The show will be open to the public Saturday 6th and 7th, 10.00am-9.30pm. Tickets can be purchased online.

For more information about Sparkling English Wine and the producers they will be showing is available from, or email

Further information on each producer is available from:

Press release from English Wine Producers

Tel: 01536 772264

Mobile: 07775 760451



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