In this issue

In conversation... Mitch Swift purchased a wine shop in 2020 and has been increasing the offering of English wine at the premises in Broadstairs in Kent.
Deep connection: Mountfield in East Sussex is a small village with deep roots. Part of the charm at Mountfield is that the grapes go from vine to bottle without travelling off site.
The Vineyard & Winery Show: It’s back – and promises to be bigger and better than ever! This year’s Show on 23 November will again feature great wines and provide unbeatable networking opportunities.
Shaking it up: Is the UK starting to follow in the footsteps of other wine regions around the world who use machine harvesting? Jo Cowderoy speaks to some of those who have taken the plunge.