TALK : English and Welsh industry : a threat for France ?

We will explain a little about the history of English wine; then talk about how the climate makes English winemaking more viable nowadays and explain about some of the grape varieties used.  Why is sparkling wine is so successful?  There are several reasons.  We will also discuss pricing and what the future might hold for English wines. All this will be compared with what happens in France and we will explain why some French companies are watching English wine production VERY closely!