March Shop Talk

March Shop Talk

Spring has sprung with the arrival of March and much to celebrate with the promise of warmer weather and a variety of events taking place. Here’s a reminder of some great recipes to make for each occasion with local produce and ingredients from your community shop! On...
February Shop Talk

February Shop Talk

We may continue to be in lockdown for weeks to come but your local Barham Village Store is very much open! The extended cleaning regimen alongside availability of volunteers has set limits to current opening hours. You can be assured that we are all working diligently...
New Year Shop Talk

New Year Shop Talk

A new year has started, but Covid 19 doesn’t recognise a calendar, unfortunately. It’s because of Covid that the shop has to run on reduced opening hours and that the queues, particularly for the Post Office, have been so long. Social distancing has meant that all the...
Christmas Meat Orders 2020

Christmas Meat Orders 2020

Christmas Meat Order 2020 Get organised for your Christmas dinner and order fantastic local Kent turkey and meat.  All our meat comes from Chandler and Dunn who are renowned for their high quality, exemplary animal welfare and full traceability.   Please order by the...
Barham Post Office

Barham Post Office

Following on from our AGM in August, it has become clear many people are not aware of exactly what services the Post Office in Barham provides. The shop has to subsidise the PO because the commission paid by them does not cover the cost of the salaries of the paid...
Rural Business Awards 2018 South East Winners

Rural Business Awards 2018 South East Winners

Another award and a significant one. The Rural Business Group is a serious organisation dedicated to the interests nationwide of rural businesses. It is the same group which invited us to represent community led businesses at the recent meeting at No 10 and now we...

Taste of Kent Awards 2018

The annual Taste of Kent Awards were held last Thursday during which the winners were revealed.  The great and the good of Kent’s food producers, retailers and restaurants were there to see who would be crowned champion in their field. Our store was up for Kent...
Want to become a shareholder?

Want to become a shareholder?

Most people in Barham have an interest in the wellbeing and continued flourishing of the village shop. This depends entirely on a voluntary committee who are elected at the AGM each year. The shop’s constitution specifies that only shareholders may attend the...
Sign Up Today

Sign Up Today

Join our loyalty scheme by completing the attached form and dropping it into the village store. On receipt of the completed form, you will be given a card to collect stamps, one for every £10 spent. Once the card has ten stamps you will qualify for a 10% discount on...