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Leander Club and English Sparkling wine

Leander Club and English Sparkling wine

Leander Club is one of the oldest sporting clubs in the world and is responsible for many of  Great Britain’s Olympic rowing athletes with  an unmatched collection of winning medals through the years.

The club has recently started serving only English sparkling rose wine produced by  Digby Fine English.

This pairing of an award winning institution and English sparkling wine came about after the founders of Digby, Jason Humphreys and Trevor Cluff, stepped up to the challenge set by Leander Club to produce a wine that was  'world beating and pink'. 

The following interview is with Paul Budd OBE, FIH, General Manager of Leander Club and explains how the connection between Digby's English sparkling wine and The Leander Club came to reality.

Chapel Down open a new bar in London's King's Cross

Chapel Down open a new bar in London's King's Cross

  Chapel Down’s new bar in King's Cross - London The English wine makers Chapel Down have opened a new bar and restaurant in London's King's Cross. To find out more about Chapel Down's new venture in the heart of one of London's busiest areas, we contacted Guy Tresnan their Retail and Hospitality Director.  Where did the idea to open a bar in King's Cross come from?  King's Cross and specifically the development at Coal Drops Yard brings something entirely different to London’s retail and dining scene. It has a really interesting mix of independent retailers along with better known international...