Five independent wine merchants will tak e part in an Australia and New Zealand wine festival in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, on May 12 - Noel Young Wines, Amps Fine Wines, Lay & Wheeler, Liberty Wines and Berry Bros. The festival includes two tutored wine tastings, a post-festival celebration supper and a fine wine dinner. Reservations: 01480 451591.
Lay & Wheeler has released its fine wine list for spring 2007. Wines from Burgundy, Bordeaux, the Rhône Valley, Champagne and Italy all feature on the list and customers also have a second chance to buy the 2005s en primeur.