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Newsletter and AGM Invite June 2021

Tim Fawle

CBWS June 2021 Newsletter   Dear Members, Welcome to our June Newsletter as we are approaching halfway through 2021 – where does the time go? Well –  in May we exceeded all records with our online bodega presentation from Finca…

Newsletter May 2021

Dear Members, Welcome to our May Newsletter which should see everyone in an optimistic mood as the spring and summer approaches, wherever you are. The April online tasting saw 34 members attending from Spain to Southern Ireland and the United…

Newsletter April 2021

Dear Members, As we are now officially into Summer Time, I hope we can look forward to a nice spring and an optimistic outlook for the summer ahead. With of course some good tastings of great wines! Our CBWS on…

Newsletter March 2021

Dear Members, I hope you are well and keeping safe within the restrictions we are all facing, wherever you are! February has been an interesting month on the wine front. Firstly, we are reconnecting with some of our favourite Bodegas…

Newsletter February 2021

CBWS Newsletter February 2021   Dear Members, I hope this Newsletter finds you well and keeping safe in this challenging start to the year. Before anything else I have to advise you that Neville Richardson has recently been in hospital…

Newsletter December 2020

Dear All, As we approach Christmas, with mixed feelings as to how it will be celebrated this year, I would like to report that this month we had a thoroughly enjoyable Zoom tasting hosted by Neville Richardson in which 24 members and guests…

Newsletter November 2020

Zoom Tasting with Vinyes del Terrer

Dear All, I hope this Newsletter finds you well and enjoying nice wines wherever you are! As November is here it is time to update you on our planned activity this month. We originally planned to organise another At Home Tasting…

Newsletter October 2020

Dear All, A brief report on our first 2 At Home tastings is now posted on the website. Click here to view it. I would encourage you all to take a look at it. Feedback received from everyone who took part was…

Newsletter September 2020

Dear (ALL) Members, I hope this Newsletter finds you well and enjoying life and good wines!    There are various activities to report to you this month. Autumn Questionnaire  Many thanks to all of you who responded to this as it has…

Newsletter August 2020

CBWS Autumn 2020 Dear All, I hope this Newsletter finds you well and, wherever you are, adjusting to life having come through Lockdowns and new restrictions to the challenges of dealing with COVID 19. As we begin to approach the…