“Teamwork makes the dream work.” – Bang Gae
“We’re really lucky to have a great team of staff and volunteers at Hanwell Wine Estate” – Helenka Brown
William and Helenka Brown at the vineyard’s Tasting Lodge.
Mandy studied at Plumpton College and joined the team in August 2019 to assist with the wine making and to manage the vineyards.
Margaret cares for the vines from bud-burst to harvest each year and assists in the winery at Eglantine during the winter months.
Tim helps to manage the rapid vine growth from June to August, then prepares the vine canopy to ensure the grapes ripen well in September. Another season concludes with grape picking in October.
Amanda hosts our Rural Antics: Art, Craft and Rural Skills Workshops. Her role includes hosting the workshops , liaising with the hand picked arts and crafters to deliver top quality classes and looking after customers.
Alison, Sue and Richard
Emma supports us all with admin, welcoming visiting customers, events, vineyard work, food preparation and the washing up!
Luke is head of security and pest control. He ensures all visitors have the appropriate smell and warns off any birds from eating the grapes.