Richard Esling is an experienced wine journalist and member of the Circle of Wine Writers.

He writes a weekly wine column for Sussex Newspapers, a group which has 17 print titles and 16 websites, with a total readership distribution of 2.5 to 3.0 million readers.

He also writes wine and travel articles for Taste of France magazine and France Today.

Other more in-depth pieces are published in a range of other publications, both on-line and off-line.

The approach is to be both educational and informative, but at the same time thought provoking.

Articles are written and adapted to the readership audience in order to have maximum appeal and readability.