Below is what we hope is useful information including links to local producers and other small food businesses. If we’ve missed you out and  you would like to be added, please email us via gingerandspicefest@gmail.com.

It was last updated on Thursday 18th May 2020

Store Cupboard & Snacks

Butterbelle sell delicious nut butters and are offering a 3 jar multi-buy for £15! See here.

La Triestina  A range of Italian food products such as balsamic vinegar, cured meats, coffee and confectionery. They sell two types of essential boxes.

Saco Trading Ltd sell healthy and ethically sourced super foods including immune boosting Ginger and Baobab! They are currently offering 20% off on orders over £20 – code: STAYHOME20, visit their site here.

Saveur Spices from Youngevity are taking online orders. They stock spice mixes, rubs, salts and vinegars. For any order over £75.00 you can choose a half priced item! See here.

Just Crisps sell a range of crisps and cold pressed rape seed oils.

Herb and Spice Company – free shipping for over £10 orders.

Frank & Co – a range of spicy Caribbean sauces and gift packs. See here.

Sizl Spices offer a new range of heady, high quality and practically designed spices.

Jeyels Food – South Indian Sauces (Ginger  & Spice Festival award winners). Join up for their newsletter and get 20% off your first online order. See here.

Padian Foods – authentic home style spice blends and curry pastes.

Povey’s Oatkcakes are taking online orders for their cupboard essential oatcakes and pikelets. They also have gluten free options available, visit their website here or email info@poveysoatcakes.com or call them 01782 511799.

Heather’s Harvestartisan jam and chutney.  Special online deals for those living in the following postcodes: SY1/2/3 & TF1/2/3/4/5/6/7.  The Fields Kitchen Market Drayton also stock Heather’s products.

Lajina Masala – range of mixed spices. Free delivery for 2 or more spices.

Bennett & Dunn Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil, vinaigrette and dressings. See here.

Confectionery 

Original Biscuit Bakers make various hand iced and decorated gingerbread biscuit gifts. Get 10% off your first order by signing up to their newsletter. Order from their website.

Billington’s Gingerbread one of the UK’s oldest gingerbread biscuit brands, made in Market Drayton. Also on sale in the Fields Kitchen.

Little Fudge Box – all sorts of delicious flavours of fudge for sale online.

Mr Popple’s Chocolateorganic, raw, vegan chocolate bars. 15% off to the elderly and vulnerable, and 25% off for NHS workers. P&P is free for all UK based orders of over £15

Drinks Cupboard & Cellar

Carkslake Tea are offering free delivery on orders of £25 it more, by using the coupon WEB2020 on their website. Click here.

Fordhall Farm now have an organic milk vending machine – this milk is pasteurised, but not homogenised. You will first need to purchase a glass bottle from the farm shop for £1.50 and then you can bring this bottle with you each time to refill.

Colehurst Vineyard have their own delicious wine for sale and will deliver locally. Please call 01630 652042 or email jonescoffeehouse@hotmail.co.uk.

Shire Gin are now online and selling collection boxes and Survival kits including free delivery on 70cl bottles. They are also selling large containers of hand sanitiser. See here.

Halfpenny Green – English wines

Nelson’s Gin are selling an NHS charity Gin! Buy a bottle and £15 will go towards NHS charities throughout the UK! See here.

Joules Brewery are selling take home beer. Call 01630 654400.

Farm Shops/Village Stores and Fresh Goods

The Fields Kitchen sell fresh beef reared at their own farm which is only 3 miles from their shop. They also sell cheese, chutneys, pork pies, poultry, delicious homemade meals, gingerbread and more. They are currently offering a call and collect service and will deliver to those customers who currently cannot leave their home. They are open Tuesday 10am -3pm, Wedneday, Thursday and Friday 9am -3pm, and 9am-1pm on Saturdays. Tel: 01630 657612 or visit their facebook page.

Fordhall Organic Farm Shop is open from Tuesday-Saturday 9.30am to 4pm (shop open until 5pm) and Sunday 9am to 4pm.

Sherwood Wholefoods specialise in alternative and holistic goods. They are open 9am to 2pm Monday to Wednesday and Friday to Saturday

Shepley’s Butcher’s are open at the Indoor market in Market Drayton on Wednesday and Saturday am. They also have a shop on Shropshire street, Market Drayton open 8.30am to 5.30pm six days a week tel: 01630 652735. They also deliver for next day for orders over £30.00.

The Hinds Head Pub are closed but have set up a village store –  www.nortoninhalesvillageshop.co.uk – selling fresh veg, fruit, milk etc on both Wednesday and Friday from 11am-2pm. You can also order rescue meat packs (pre-ordered).Check their facebook page for updates or email them via thehindshead@aol.co.uk.

The Indoor Market (Market Drayton) is open every is open every Wednesday and Saturday am where you can buy homemade food from Market Drayton Country Markets, meat, eggs, cheese and fresh fish from Nick the fish.

Noden’s Farm at Betton have free range eggs and often bags of carrots and potatoes. Sold at the end of their driveway.

W Rogers and Son sell potatoes, pet food and other agricultural feed. Open Monday to Friday 8am to 5.30pm; Saturday 8am to 4pm and Sunday 10am to 1pm.

Soul Cheeze have delicious plant based, artisan vegan cheese. They deliver nationwide or for those locally a free collection service. See here

Buttercross Farm Foods are selling rescue packs through selected stockists, please see here.

Snapes Bakery, Woore – fresh bread, hot cross buns, white and brown flour and yeast from their shop which is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 7am to 1pm.

Brookfields Farm Shop, Blackbrook –  Call to order and pick up (will deliver to those who are vulnerable) Call 01782 680833.

Ben’s Eggs, Loggerheads – honesty box at site.

Goldstone Hall Hotel are selling veg boxes which include fresh produce from their one acre award winning kitchen garden. Call 01630 661202 or visit here

Home Delivery Service

Morgan’s Country Butchers are delivering to your door (Shropshire) on specified days. Please call them on 01952 541239.

Fordhall Farm Shop is open from Tuesday-Saturday 9.30am to 4pm (shop open until 5pm) and Sunday 9am to 4pm. They are also have a local (Shropshire) delivery service – Visit https://shop.fordhallfarm.com/register/ to register as a customer. Tel: 01630 317531.

Longslow Bakery – white sourdough, french style baguettes, croissants and pain au chocolat. To order call 07400 039988 or visit their facebook page.

Sherwood Wholefoods specialise in alternative and holistic goods. They are open 9am to 2pm Monday to Wednesday and Friday to Saturday. They also offer a delivery service for regular customers. Please call 01630 655155 or visit their facebook page.

Park Hill Farm have an online FREE home delivery service for 5kg or 10kg meat boxes. Their animals are grass fed and they are farm assured. They deliver every 4 weeks and can also take deliveries over the phone. They are also giving a priority service to the elderly and care workers. To order, please either visit the website here, email via beef@parkhillfarm.co.uk  or tel: 07450 358812.

Moyden’s Cheese –  Choose from any of their 7 types of cheese. Three cheeses at £15 and 5 cheeses at £25 – visit their website to place an order or email mrmoyden@live.co.uk or call 01630 639796.

Adelaide’s Chocolaterie – they are making hand made chocolates and Easter eggs for the local community (shop is closed)! They are offering local deliveries of chocolate and Easter Eggs for those who would like. Please call 07756 508519.

Alternative Meats are doing contact-less deliveries locally and nationwide! Visit their website or call 01948871200

Tuesday’s Cakery – various cakes and tray bakes. Deliveries available – call 01630 653838 or see Facebook page

Rowlands & Co Ltd are delivering veg boxes. Standard £20 and Extra Box £30. See here.

Goldstone Hall Hotel are offering take /home food delivery on meals and afternoon tea. Visit www.goldstonehallhotel.com or call them on 01630 661202

Take Out Delivery Service

Have a night off cooking and order from your favourite take out. Whilst you are here, consider leaving them a good review on any of their social platforms.

Lajina Masala’s Curry Club, £10 a month – see here

Little Blue Elephant – Call 07449 977442 and keep an eye on their facebook page

Roots and Wings– Tel 07940 158 753

Pickles – Indian food Tel 01630 478649

Lalita Kumari offers a set menu take away with a Indian street food with a Hollywood & Bollywood twist! Please contact her via her facebook page here 

Online Cookery, Courses & Other Events

Now may be a good time to brush up on your culinary skills or learn something new!

Feasted – Weekly online cookery shows. Keep an eye on Cris’s facebook page for updates. See here.

The Shropshire Lad – website full of cookery tips and also  upcoming online cookery demonstrations. See here.

Bergitte McGovern – provides alternative and holistic health service as well as regular video updates and tips about herbal medicine and aromatherapy via her facebook page.

Butterbelle are publishing video recipe lessons via their youtube channel. See here

Carol’s Corner – a blog with useful health related tips and advice.

St Mary’s Church are posting our regular updates from their Vicar, Catherine McBride. You can see them on their facebook page.

Sandbrook Vaults – live virtual gigs on Sunday and other days, keep an eye on their facebook page.

Joules Brewery – are hosting a five o’clock Friday challenge each week. Keep an eye on their facebook page.

Gift Cards

The following businesses are offering gift cards/vouchers which you can buy now to support and use later.  This is a great way to immediately support you favourite salon, theatre or restaurant.

This is a superb way to show your favourite business how much you appreciate their work or service.

Goldstone Hall Hotel are offering vouchers for afternoon tea, a meal in their restaurant or a stay in their hotel. Call 01630 661 202 or email enquiries@goldstonehall.com

Festival Drayton Centre – you can buy a gift voucher or become a friend/member by visiting the following links: Gift Vouchers or Membership. You must create an account/log in.

Mincher- Lockett & Co. Opticians Market Drayton have gift vouchers available for exclusive eyewear, handbags and luxury eyewear cases. Call 01630 652945. (they are also operating an emergency service for key workers and those with urgent eyecare needs).

The Salon Upstairs are offering gift voucher, please visit their facebook page and/or send them a message.

Netherton Foundry– looking for a new pot or pan? This Shropshire based iron cookware company can help you!

Pets

Life of Riley Pet Bakery and Boutique – they even sell gingerbread men for dogs! Woof.

Skylos Food – gain free dog food online.