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Social Distancing

Due to the current situation we are now adopting a strict policy of social distancing within the Community Shop. This means that only three customers will be allowed in the shop at any one time, also, markers have been placed two metres apart along the aisles. We would appreciate the cooperation and understanding of all customers during this difficult period . Thanks to all the volunteers helping to ensure this new method of shopping works smoothly for everyone.

Coronavirus – A message to our Valued Customers

As the threat of Coronavirus increases, we want to let you know what we are doing to continue to support our customers. We want to reassure you all that we are taking the developing situation regarding this virus seriously and are currently maintaining measures to ensure the highest level of hygiene at the Community Shop. We are also monitoring the continuity of supply of products from our suppliers. We will do all that we can to maintain stock levels so […]

Mother’s Day

This year Mother’s Day is on 22nd March and it is fast approaching We have lots of gift ideas as well as a wide range of wines, spirits and chocolates as well as cheery little daffodils

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 […]

Reorganisation

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.

Volunteers

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 […]