Helen Thomas, Managing Director

2012 The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Award 2012 for ‘Excellence in Business in Herefordshire’ Regional Finalist - Ernst & Young ‘Entrepreneur of the Year Award’ 2011 Appointed ‘Deputy Lieutenant of The County of Herefordshire

Westons Cider

Winner 2011 Hereford and Worcester Chamber of Commerce Award for ‘Overall Business of the Year’

Westons Organic English Vintage Cider

Peoples Choice 1st Place 2007 International Cider & Perry Competition - Three Counties Show All Cider & Perry's Section

Organic Vintage Cider

Winner 2004 Royal bath and West Show Bottle Cider

Herefordshire Country Perry

Gold Award 1996 / 1999 CAMRA National Cider and Perry Championships Perry Section

Cider and Lemongrass

Gold Award 2000 CAMRA National Cider and Perry Championships Beer & Cider Festival Stockholm Sweden

Runners Up

  • BRONZE AWARD 2011International Cider Challenge
  • COMMENDED CIDER 2004You Magazine/Soil Association Organic Food Awards
  • SILVER AWARD 2002Arthur Davis Cup - International beer & Cider Competition IFE Organic Food Awards
  • SILVER MEDALHerefordshire Council Parks, Countryside and Leisure Development Services
  • SILVER MEDALOx Park Orchard - RHS Pomona Awards in the Flora Range


  • SILVER AWARD 2000 CAMRA National Cider & Perry Championships
  • SILVER AWARD 2000 Beer & Cider Festival Stockholm Sweden Draught Medium Dry Section