There are seven Regional Vineyard Associations who play a very important role in the structure of the industry. On joining WineGB you also become a member of your geographic region.  You are welcome to join another region also.

The membership subscription to both  WineGB and your Regional Association is managed centrally. Please contact

The Regional Chairs and the contact details of the seven Regional Vineyard Associations can be found below.

WineGB West of England

(Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Avon, Dorset, Gloucestershire,  Worcestershire)

Guy Smith (Chair)
Email: Guy Smith 
WineGB South East

(Surrey, Sussex, Kent, London South)

Nick Wenman (Chair)
Belinda Mercer (General Secretary)
Email Belinda Mercer
web: WineGB South East
WineGB East Anglia 

(Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Norfolk, Suffolk)

Laura Robinson (Chair)
web: WineGB East Anglia
WineGB Midlands & North

(Cheshire, Cumbria, Derbyshire, Durham & Northumbria,  Lancashire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Rutland, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, West Midlands, Worcestershire, Yorkshire, Scotland, Northern Ireland)

Ian Sargent (Chair)
Shelley Gill  Secretary)
Email: Shelley Gill
TCVA – Thames and Chilterns Vineyards Association

(Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire, Oxfordshire)

Bob Nielsen (Chairman)
Sian Liwicki (Membership Secretary)
Email: Sian Liwicki
Tel:01865 390067
WineGB Wessex

(Dorset, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Wiltshire)

Tim Ingram Hill (Chairman)
Roger Marchbank (Secretary)
Email: Roger Marchbank
Tel:01672 569190
Welsh Vineyards Association

(The Counties of Wales)

Robb Merchant (Chairman)
Web:Wine Trail Wales