Our community shop could not function without the support of our many volunteers who assist us with daily routines. There are many roles in the shop and you don’t have to work on the till. Some people offer regular support but others are called on occasionally to cover volunteer holidays or sickness. Training will be given to use the till; another member of staff will be with you and it is a great way to make new friends in the […]

Pancake Day

Pancake day is on Tuesday 25th February, here is a quick and simple recipe courtesy of Delia Smith BBC Food. All ingredients can be found in the shop together with lots of yummy toppings. Ingredients 110g plain flour, sifted pinch of salt 2 eggs 200ml milk mixed with 75ml water Butter or oil Sift the flour and salt into a large mixing bowl, make a well in the centre and break the eggs into it, whisk well. Gradually add small […]


We’ve reorganised the layout of the shop, same great choice but easier to plan your meals and find inspiration. Come in and let us know what you think.

Valentines Day

Valentine’s day is fast approaching. If you’re looking for inspiration for your loved-one take a look at our valentine gift ideas. We also have a great range of spirits and wines including Tanners and a lovely pink fizz. If you’d like a personalised hamper making up from anything in the shop, pop in and have a word with Heather or Deb.

Seville Orange Marmalade

We have Seville Oranges in stock so why not make your own marmalade. Here’s a quick recipe you can try: 1.3kg Seville oranges 2 lemons, juice only 2.6kg preserving or granulated sugar Put the whole oranges and lemon juice in a large preserving pan and cover with 2 litres/4 pints water – if it does not cover the fruit, use a smaller pan. If necessary weight the oranges with a heat-proof plate to keep them submerged. Bring to the boil, […]