Local Info and Advice
NEW - Coffee Mornings every Friday at 11am
Sign-up to our regular email and receive the link to join our new Virtual Coffee Mornings via ZOOM. A great opportunity to just catch up with friend and neighbours who you've not seen in a while.
NEW - G&T/ea with the Vicar every Tuesday at 5.30pm
Sign-up to our regular email and receive the link to join our new afternoon tea/pre-dinner drinks hosted by me, Revd James Sawyer on ZOOM. Pour a beverage of your choice and pull up a chair. Completely informal. Just another way to stay connected.
NEW LOCAL PROVISIONS OUTLETS - UPDATED 10 June
So while we cannot go to the pub for a pint, we are still able to buy fresh produce and basic necessities. Even take outs of food or drink.
Pop-up Shops & Take Away
Great and Little Hormead and Hare Street area:
Niel and Anita at the Three Tuns will be happy to take telephone orders for Groceries and provisions as well as Off-licence orders. And they have begun a more extensive and frequent Take Away menu. Check out their Facebook page for latest updates and menus. Call to place your orders in advance, pay in advance and you'll be allocated your unique pick-up slot to enable you to maintain social distancing . Call them on 289405.
The Brewery Tap, Fernux Pelham offer a similar service and collections three times a week. For more details visit their website.
Enfield & North London Dairy deliver in this area. Russell and Steph have a limited number of new delivery slots available on WEDNESDAYS offering a range of fresh dairy produce, fruit juices, lactose-free, soy and almond milk, bread, eggs and spuds. Telephone 07512450552
Fisher and Woods have been promoting veg box deliveries in a 20 mile radius of Saffron Walden. Enquire at their Website
Veg on your step is led by Tom and John, childhood friends who have now come to work together to bringing the most delicious, fresh fruit and vegetables to your door step. Visit the website here
Other businesses may follow. If you know someone who is offering help, then contact the vicarage and we can post the information online.
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