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Supporting our Producers and Local

Whilst we are planning our re-opening you can still get access to your favourite products from our wonderful producers online. Food Hobbs https://www.hobbshousebakery.co.uk/ Hetties Brownies https://hettyskitchen.com/ Pure Lakes https://www.purelakes.co.uk/ Mossgiel Farm Milk https://mossgielfarm.co.uk Allendale Brewery https://shop.allendalebrewery.com Artisan ales https://artisan-ales.co.uk The Secret Garden Distillery https://theoldcuriosity.co.uk Stephensons of Appleby https://www.facebook.com/StephensonsFruitandveg/ Thornby Moor Dairy https://thornbymoordairy.co.uk Capreolus Fine Foods […]

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Part 5 (FINAL) – Learning from the best

Alexander our Farmshop Buyer, has a huge passion and love of cheese. Here is his final part five of “Personal Reflections of a humble Cheesemonger” we hope you are enjoyed the read and HUGE thank you to Alex for sharing this remarkable story of cheese. Part 5 -Learning from the best Written by Alexander Evans […]

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Part 3 – Cheesemakers: creative and kind 

Alexander our Farmshop Buyer, has a huge passion and love of cheese. Here is part three of “Personal Reflections of a humble Cheesemonger” we hope you are enjoying the read. Part 3 – Cheesemakers: creative and kind  Written by Alexander Evans our Farmshop Buyer  Having known nothing about cheese before joining the cheese department at […]

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Part 2 – What we nearly lost

Alexander our Farmshop Buyer, has a huge passion and love of cheese. Here is part two of “Personal Reflections of a humble Cheesemonger” we hope you are enjoying the read. Part 2 – What we nearly lost  Written by Alexander Evans our Farmshop Buyer  What we nearly lost What Major Rance should be most remembered […]

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The Fight Against Plastic – Marlish Spring Water

As a business, we’re always looking for new ways to reduce single use plastics. As a motorway services operator, we have a responsibility to think innovatively about our place in the fight against plastic, to shift consumer behaviour to a more sustainable approach. We’ve recently removed plastic bags in favour of paper bags in our […]

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Our Volunteering day with the West Cumbria Rivers Trust

The record-breaking rainfall associated with Storm Desmond in December 2015 had a devastating impact on families and businesses, across tight knit rural communities and larger towns and cities alike. The River Greta in Keswick, Cumbria, suffered severe flooding, with several key bridges washed away and businesses and homes inundated. One of the main tributaries to […]

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