Friends of the Circle


Members of the trade and associated businesses can subscribe to become Friends of the Circle.  This offers benefits to those wanting to communicate with our members, find out the latest Circle news and interact more closely with our members.

Would you like to become a Friend of the Circle?

Who can be a Friend of the Circle?

  • Wines and spirits trade companies – producers, agencies, importers, wholesalers, retailers
  • PR agencies
  • Generic PR agencies
  • Publishers
  • Sommeliers
  • Glass and accessory manufacturers/retailers
  • Exhibition organisers
  • ….the list is not exhaustive.

There are two levels of subscription available and these replace the subscriptions held before 2017.  There is a one-off joining fee of £20 for new subscribers (this is waived for previous subscribers).

Friends of the Circle (£100* per annum)

  • Add your event details to our Calendar of Events – which is available for members to view
  • Access to The Circular (our monthly online newlsetter), click here to see the free to view content
  • Invitations to attend Circle tastings and seminars (priority given to Circle members) – a small fee can be charged
  • Invitations to attend Circle social events (priority given to Circle members) – a fee for these may be charged
  • Use of the Friends of the Circle logo in your correspondence to show your link with the Circle
  • Access to details of other “Friends”.

Corporate Friends of the Circle (£200* per annum)

  • As per Friend of the Circle above plus….
  • Access to download the Circle membership list #

To subscribe to become a Friend of the Circle £100* per annum, click here

To subscribe to become a Corporate Friend of the Circle, £200* per annum, click here

For further details contact our Administrator, Andrea Warren, on +44(0)1753 882320 or email: mailto:[email protected]

* a one-off  joining fee of £20 is payable for new subscribers

# subject to agreement that this will be used for legitimate purposes for our members as wine and spirit communicators

Thank you to those members who are already Friends of the Circle:

 Alliance Wine *Armit Wines Ltd*  Austrian Trade Commission  * Best of Hungary * Business France * Castelnau Wine Agencies * Fiona Campbell * Cellarworld International * Clarion Communications * Clementine Communications * Comunque * Croatia UnpackedDeborah Collinson & Associates * Cullen Wines * dekantaDillon MorrallEmma Wellings PREviva Communications * Farr Vintners  * In the Mood *International Wine & Food SocietyItalian Trade Commission * Jump Start Ltd – Planet Thirst * Richard Lane* Liberty Wines * Limm PR * Louis Latour*  Luxx PR * New Zealand Winegrowers * Patricia Parnell * Phipps PR * PR Ideas * R & R Teamwork * Rachel Davey PR * Rea Marketing * Alice Wooledge Salmon * Sopexa UK & Ireland * Richard Speirs * Spritz Marketing & PR * Sudvinbio * Su-Lin Ong * The Whisky ExchangeWines of Great Britain * Westbury Communications  * Wine Australia Wine Marketing Association of OntarioWines of Chile * Wines of South Africa * Winifera