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And enjoy 3 courses Chez Cradock in Show Of Strength’s 5-star dinner show, Fanny & Johnnie Cradock Cook the Great American Songbook.All this, and more, I discover during a weekend visit with my wife, Marina (a graduate of Bristol University). First Great Western takes its wines seriously, and we sit back, sip some well-chilled Charles Lafitte Champagne (£16.50 per half or £29.50 per bottle) and let the train take the strain."We get through about 56,000 bottles of wine a year," says Paul Hinsley, First Great Western's head of catering."And one Friday a month we host a wine tasting on a randomly selected train - a hugely popular start to the weekend."After reaching Bristol, I head for the nearby village of Wickwar to meet John Barrett of Bristol Spirits, custodian of the thick-cobwebbed, mould-covered Wickwar Cellars.An evening of namedropping, bickering, very dodgy Français, glorious songs, great food, and bigamy – oops sorry bags of laughter.Featuring jazz singer Kate Mc Nab as fanny, and John Telfer (Johnnie) who currently stars as the Vicar of Ambridge in The Archers.