Brighton & Hove Food & Drink Festival Wine Bus tour goes to Bluebell Vineyard. Amongst the guests were International Chef Exchange visitors from Vancouver including chef Felix Zhou. photo ©Julia Claxton

Hop aboard a beautiful vintage bus for a behind-the-scenes tour of two of Sussex’s top vineyards.

The first stop is Ridgeview, whose award winning wines have been served by the Queen in 2015 to the Chinese Premier at Buckingham Palace.

The second vineyard is Bluebell Vineyard Estate who have won over 40 awards.

The tour includes a Sussex-inspired two course lunch at a gastropub, with a glass of wine or beer plus tastings at both vineyards.