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Changes for 2018

Sorry to our regulars at Shrewsbury, Stafford and Newcastle, but we’ve decided to reduce our commitments this year and will only be doing Rode Hall Farmers’ Market on the first Saturday of the month, and only April, May and June. … Continue reading

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Better weather for May!

It was good to be back at Shrewsbury and Rode Hall last month, seeing old & new friends – but the weather wasn’t particularly welcoming!  This month is a different matter, though, and (apart from the odd threatened thunderstorm . … Continue reading

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Shrewsbury here we come!

2016 sees us returning to Shrewsbury markets at last; for the last couple of years they’ve not managed to find room for us, but we’re pleased to say that we’ll be back to see old friends and new, starting this … Continue reading

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Shrewsbury markets

May 10th, we’ve just done the Made in Shropshire market in Shrewsbury. This was a one-off, as our normal Stafford market had been cancelled; in their wisdom, the council decided to give preference to the Lord Mayor’s parade. Let’s hope … Continue reading

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Whitchurch Food & Drink Festival

Whitchurch festivalWe’re pleased to be having a stall at the first ever Whitchurch Food & Drink Festival on May 31st & June 1st. A host of other producers are signed up for what promises to be a special event. Those of you who don’t know Whitchurch or have less than recent memories of it my well be surprised at how it has changed; it’s a thriving market town with a lot of excellent facilities – if you don’t find anything to eat there and then at the market (unlikely!), there are plenty of good pubs serving food & drink, so you can make an enjoyable outing of it.

Saturday 10am – 6pm
Sunday 10am – 5pm

Civic Centre, High Street, Whitchurch, Shropshire, SY13 1AX

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Shrewsbury farmers’ market

Unfortunately we will not be at Shrewsbury Farmers’ Market this year; apparently there are two other ‘regular’ plant stalls there & the organisers can’t fit us in. They have however invited us to the May Fair being held on May … Continue reading

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News for 2014

After the mildest winter for years all our herbs are coming along nicely ready for the new season. We’re busy sowing seeds – tomatoes, aubergines, peppers and chillis are all germinating in the heated propagator and doing well, despite the … Continue reading

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