Celebrate WSET Study Awards with the West of England Wine School

9th March Juan Carrau wine dinner

There was a good turnout at the George in Bradford-on-Avon on March 9th, as 25 members attended for a dinner featuring the wines of Vinos Finos Juan Carrau from Uruguay. Owner Javier Carrau was on hand to describe the wines and talk ...

Handover to the new Chairman

Mimi Avery handing over the chairman’s chain of office to the new chairman Tim Johnson. Tim will hold the post for two years. Mimi will continue as vice-chair for the next year.  

WSTA Report reactions - West of England Wine School

Changes to Data Protection legislation

There are more stringent Data Protection Act changes coming into force in May. We have a legal requirement to make sure that we have the correct permissions to use your data. Nothing else has changed, except to ask for your explicit ...

WSTA Report reactions - West of England Wine School

The Benevolent mental health campaign #NotAlone

You may have seen that last week The Benevolent launched their new mental health campaign #NotAlone, which aims to encourage members of the Trade to speak freely about mental health issues within the workplace, creating a stigma-free ...

WSTA Report reactions - West of England Wine School

WSTA Responds to November Budget Report 2017

Please find the WSTA November Budget 2017 report on the following link: http://bit.ly/Budget2017NOV Rates have been frozen which means no uprating to the duty rate. This means: Duty on a 750ml bottle of wine will remain at £2.16 Duty ...

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