News & Events


Explorer Scouts make Headway with clean-up & shine

We’re inviting people to support an Explorer scout group and Headway Somerset by having their cars washed at a fundraiser we’re hosting next month (May, 2017). We have teamed up with the Wellington Explorer Scout Group to raise money for the charity and the scout group on Saturday, May 12 from […]


Sam celebrates passing her meat & poultry apprenticeship

Sam Hutter from West Buckland, who works in our butchery, is celebrating this week after passing her apprenticeship in meat and poultry. Eighteen-year-old Sam has spent the last year working towards her Level 2 Certificate for Proficiency in Meat and Poultry Industry Skills/Functional Skills. Sam explained: “I was very pleased […]


Trevor raises more than £620 for two charities

Trevor Stark, our Butchery Manager, took part in the Taunton Half Marathon yesterday (Sunday, April 8, 2018) and raised £623.30 for our two charities of the year. The father-of-one ran in the race in aid of Headway Somerset and Stand Against Violence (SAV) and completed the race in two hours […]


Easter Tea Party fun!

Our children’s Easter Tea Party in our cafe yesterday (Wednesday, March 28, 2018) was a huge success. We organised a tasty Easter themed tea and a variety of fun activities for youngsters to celebrate Easter. The children really enjoyed our special themed tea, which included bunny shaped sandwiches, cocktail sausages, […]


Meet our new plant supplier

We’re delighted to announce that from Monday, March 26 we will have a new plant supplier. Brother and sister duo, Neil and Pat, have run a small and family-run nursery near Oake for 10 years. They were both looking to change their jobs and as they are keen gardeners, they […]