Churchills spent R2.2 million (in today’s money) per year on wine, says author

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Winston Churchill and his family spent £1160 per year on wine, according to a new book entitled “No More Champagne” by author, private banker and historian David Lough.

Today that amount is equivalent to £104 400 or R2.2 million.

“No More Champagne” looks at Winston Churchill’s personal finances.

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