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Meetings

The Circle normally holds two meetings each year. The Spring gathering is held in London, with the Autumn Meeting, which includes the AGM, normally alternating between the Provinces and London.

Autumn Meeting 2018

This Meeting which incorporates the AGM will be held in Alton, Hampshire on Saturday 20th October 2018, as usual, an informal Dinner will be held on the Friday evening at the Alton House Hotel, which will also be the location for Lunch and the AGM.
On Saturday Morning we will visit the Allen Gallery to view their collection of Wine Labels

Spring Meeting 2018

Goldsmiths' Hall, 10th April 2018 at 4.00pm

Autumn Meeting & AGM 2017

On Friday 13th October an informal dinner was held at Drapers Hall, Shrewsbury - the home of the Shropshire Drapers - in its magnificent Meeting Room.

The following Day we visited the National Trust's Attingham Hall, starting in the morning with a private tour after which, we inspected the Wine Label collection in the Steward’s Pantry.

Following Lunch at the Hall and the AGM the Curator at Attingham gave us a talk on her work and the setting of the Dining Table

Other Meetings

While these are the two fixed events during the year, individual members also meet informally, often at antique fairs , museums or exhibitions. The Circle is a friendly social group as well as a group interested in the many and varied aspects of wine labels. We do encourage members to come to the Spring or Autumn meetings but some members prefer to keep to themselves and enjoy the Circle solely through the Journal.