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Holdsworth Chocolates

In 1988 in Bakewell, Derbyshire, mother of five and chocolate lover, Barbara Holdsworth, rolled up her sleeves and started work. Driven by a passion for chocolate and the firm belief that a market existed for premium handcrafted chocolates, Barbara began to blend the best possible ingredients from around the globe to realise her dream.

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National Nest Box Week

To mark the British Trust for Ornithology’s National Nest Box Week, 14 – 21st Feb, we will soon be putting up some new nesting boxes at Gloucester Services. New nest boxes have also been going into place in Tebay Services in the last few weeks.

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Hardiesmill Haggis

If you’re after Haggis to see in Burn’s Night on the 25th of January look no further than Hardiesmill. A family firm, run by Robin and Alison Tuke, Hardiesmill is a 482 acre farm located just outside Kelso in Berwickshire.

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Typographic Specimens

Typographic Specimens is a collection of extraordinary creatures made entirely out of letter forms, numerals and punctuation marks. The book presents ‘species’ from the imagination of Andrew Bainbridge, a designer and graphic communications lecturer, taken from a fictional manuscript by his fictional ancestor, Reverend Jackson Whitehead.

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Our new stationery range!

Get ‘back to it’ this January with our brand new stationery range, available in our Farmshops. If the children still have ‘thank you’ cards to write or your New Year’s resolution is to finally get organised, then our range has everything you need!

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Moorlands Candles

Ted Thompson began his candle-making business, Moorlands Dipped Candles, in Cumbria over 30 years ago after stints as a trainee surveyor and a joiner. Inspired by a Danish friend he set about teaching himself the traditional craft of dipping candles, starting with the wick and building the candles up and learning by trial and error.

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Willy’s ACV with the Mother!

Apple Cider Vinegar has long been a store cupboard staple in homes across the country and a traditional folk remedy for centuries. With the ongoing interest in health foods, Apple Cider Vinegar has quickly become the latest on-trend superfood. Why?

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