Covid-19 Safety

SAFETY FOR VISITORS AND STAFF IS A TOP PRIORITY FOR US

Please read these details before visiting Chartham Vineyard, and respect social distancing and safety measures while you are here. Thank you

General

  • Please do not attend if you have any symptoms of Covid-19, have been advised to self-isolate following contact with someone with symptoms of COVID-19 or are awaiting the results of a Covid-19 test.
  • 2 metre distancing at all times
  • Hand sanitizer available for customers
  • Face coverings to be worn by all when inside, except during actual tastings.

Wine Shop

  • Customers served at French window of shop, not inside
  • Only staff in shop itself
  • Staff wear masks indoors and hand-sanitize between customers
  • Card machine sanitized between customers.

Tastings

  • Maximum of 12 customers at each tasting session
  • We record all names, emails and mobile phone numbers of customers (kept for 3 weeks, in line with Track & Trace policy)
  • Tasting will take place outside if weather permits or in the lofty airy barn if weather is wet
  • We ask all customers to use hand-sanitizer before sitting down at their place
  • Bubbles 2 metres apart
  • Seated on one side of table
  • Glasses placed on table with brochure at each place setting
  • Tutor asks customers to move glasses to the edge of the table, wine poured and tutor steps back
  • Glasses cleared away and stored for 72 hours then thoroughly washed & stored
  • Seats and tables sanitized between each customer.

Toilets

  • Toilet in shop is for staff only
  • Porta-loo available for customers
  • Hand-sanitizer also available for customers.

Thank you for your co-operation.

We look forward to seeing you.