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  • 03/06/12 — ‘I was very impressed with the distillery’
  • 08/06/12 — ‘Excellent 2nd visit’
  • 07/06/12 — ‘A lovely surprise for a seventieth birthday. Thank you’
  • 07/06/12 — ‘Very interesting!’
  • 09/06/12 — ‘David gave us an excellent tour!’

St Georges Distillery - Home to the English Whisky Co

Who's who

Back row L-R: James Nelstrop, Andrew Nelstrop, David Fitt, Steve
Middle row L-R: Barbara Nelstrop, Judy, Sarah, Luis
Front row: Molly and Bert (TBC)

James Nelstrop

Job Title: Founder/Chairman

Job: Accounts, some Buying and many ‘Odd Jobs’

Hobby: Walking Dogs, Skiing, Suduko and a little bit of shooting

Favourites: Book …Linkletter Down Under by Art Linkletter (probably the reason for emigrating to Australia!)

Music: Jupiter from the Planet Suite by Gustav Holst and the Theme from the Mission by Ennio Morricone

Film: Pretty Woman and Dirty Dancing

Drink:  Single Malt Whisky – English,  of course

Andrew Nelstrop

Job Title: MD

Job: Sales, design, negotiations internal and external, tour guide

Hobbies: Working, sailing, skiing, catching up with friends

Favourite: Book.......'Three Musketeers' by Dumas

David Fitt

Job Title: Chief Distiller

Age: Didn't answer

Job: Making whisky

Hobbies: Road cycling, spending time with my wife and 2 young daughters

Favourite: Book..... 'Grapes of Wrath' by John Steinbeck

Barbara Nelstrop

Job Title: Director and peace-keeper

Job: Buyer for gift shop

Hobbies: Walking, reading and sharing food with friends

Favourite: pastime... walking our Labrador on the north Norfolk coast


Job Title: Visitor Centre Organiser

Age: 42 + 10 months

Job: working on reception, dealing with customers, coffee shop etc

Hobbies: Boxing, gym, trying to be healthy

Favourite: thing to do in my leisure time..... gardening


Job Title: Distillery Angel!

Job: PA to MD, e-mails, staff rota, anything and everything!

Hobbies: Going to gigs, meeting friends, shopping, swimming

Favourite: Sweets..... Rowntree's fruit pastilles


Job Title: Distiller

Job: Distill

Hobbies: 'oh to have time for hobbies would be nice'

Favourite: Song..... 'Like a Hurricane' by Neil Young