While many of the UK’s larger breweries closed alongside the pubs, most microbreweries stayed open. As the nation slowly reopens, East Yorkshire’s Great Newsome Brewery reflects on the past few months. Lockdown has been especially tough on small businesses. Making a colossal investment beforehand doesn’t exactly help, but that was the situation Great Newsome found […]

The Side Oven Bakery based at Foston on the Wolds near Driffield are coming out of the lockdown period this weekend with a slightly different look. Having been able to continue trading after making some adjustments to the business to meet the fast-changing needs of their customers, the team also decided to use the time […]

The team at Bert’s Barrow Farm Shop have extended their premises by over 75% due to an overwhelming demand from their customers. Bert’s, based at Hillam near Selby took the steps after closing their successful Drive-Thru which was hugely popular during the peak of the Coronavirus outbreak and gave customers the option of completely contactless free shopping […]

Britain’s oldest farm shop have found a way to not only ride the Covid-19 storm but also to help their local community through the toughest of times. Hinchliffe’s in Netherton, West Yorkshire only recently reopened their brand-new state of the art store and restaurant after a devastating fire 10 years ago left the family run […]

A West Yorkshire cookery school whose entire profits go towards supporting a local charity will reopen its doors again in July. Leeds Cookery School made the announcement following the governments relaxing of the lockdown restrictions and have been putting measures in place to be able to resume their programme of classes from Saturday 4th. 100% […]

After throwing a lifeline to its struggling sheep milk farmers affected by the pandemic by fast tracking the launch of its new format feta-style cheese, North Yorkshire cheesemaker Shepherds Purse has secured listings at both Morrisons and Booths supermarkets for their Fettle. The handcrafted, reformatted cheese will be stocked in 65 Morrisons supermarkets across Yorkshire […]