North West Wine & Spirit Association (NWWSA)
In the year of 1904, the first sound recording is made, the entente cordial is signed by Britain and France and the first car registration number plates are introduced in the UK. It was also the year that the North West Wine & Spirit association appoints Chas J Bushell as its first Chairman. The association has survived over 100 years of history to remain at the heart of today’s wine & spirit trade. Promoting education and communication between members and planning for growth of our trade sector.
We run Wine & Spirit Education Trust courses, designed to help you in your career and further your understanding and enjoyment of wine. We raise much needed funds for the Wine and Spirit Benevolent Fund and hold a series of social, educational and networking events.
Our objectives include, furthering the united interests of the members in the area covered by our Association (Lancashire, Cheshire, Cumbria, Greater Manchester, Merseyside, North Wales and the Isle of Man); promoting friendly communication between members of this Association and all connected with the Wine & Spirit Trade; providing educational facilities to improve the understanding and appreciation of wines and spirits; and to raise funds for The Benevolent, The Drinks Industry Charity.