Our Team

Simon Woodhead

Winemaking Director

Simon used to design automotive sensors at TAG McLaren F1 before studying Viticulture at Plumpton Agricultural College in East Sussex.

Tom Bartlett

Assistant Winemaker

Tom also studied Viticulture at Plumpton Agricultural College, graduating in 2012. Tom has also done vintages in California and New Zealand.

Adderley Pelly

Vineyard Manager

Adderley originally joined us as our first apprentice. She now manages the vineyard, does tractor operations and will manage our new tasting room and shop, which opens in spring 2020.

Rob Dench

Tech Geek

Rob joins us at bottling and harvest as well as any time that something needs fixing. Whether that is a fault with the bottling line or to fix the broken vine trimmer, no job seems beyond Rob.

Jamie Allen

Transport and Beef

Jamie is our local wagyu cattle farmer, but moonlights for us during harvest, responsible for delivering the grapes to the winery and helping out with processing.

Matt Borsay

Vineyard and Winery Assistant

Matt also joined us as an Apprentice and is now invaluable in the vineyard and the winery.