February Shop Talk

February Shop Talk

February and romance is in the air with St Valentines Day fast approaching. Gifts galore are on the shelves of your local village store! How about celebrating with a glass or two of local fizz?      We stock Simpson’s White Cliff Blanc de Blanc, Chalklands...
New Year Shop Talk

New Year Shop Talk

From the All the Volunteers and Staff of Barham Village Store, a Very Happy New Year! We hope you have enjoyed a very happy Christmas time with friends and family and are looking forward to an exciting 2024.   December was a busy month, the Post Office managing a...
December Shop Talk

December Shop Talk

Deck the Halls with boughs of holly fa-la-la-la-laaa-la-la-la-laaa! Yes, there’s plenty to sing about at Barham Village Store as we count down to Christmas. Our wonderful managers have waved their magic wand again to source lots of superb foodstuffs, gifts and cards...
November Shop Talk

November Shop Talk

We had promised to share the outcome of our Great Big Coffee Morning bake sale in aid of Macmillan held at the end of September. We raised a fantastic £395.65 which has been matched by the Post Office to a magnificent total of £791.30! Thanks to All the volunteer...
October Shop Talk

October Shop Talk

The nights are drawing in, the leaves are turning their glorious red and golds and misty cooler mornings and darker evenings signal a return to Autumn. Life in our village community shop and post office continues to thrive and we are busy making sure that we are set...
August Shop Talk

August Shop Talk

We had a successful Wine Tasting Event in partnership with Simpsons’ Wine Estate at the beginning of July. Very good attendance and many bottles of wine purchased. The feedback from Customers was overwhelmingly positive and we are thrilled to have been able to co-host...
June Shop Talk

June Shop Talk

We are so fortunate to have so many dedicated volunteers without whom neither the shop nor post office would exist. Our amazing volunteers continue to keep the shop fully maintained and operational whatever the challenge. There are a vast number of activities in...
May Shop Talk

May Shop Talk

May brings longer daylight hours and with it the potential for warmer sunnier days. 1st to 7th May is Sun Awareness Week, reminding us of the importance of protecting our skin from the harmful rays of the sun every day. To ensure you have access to sun screen nearby,...
April Shop Talk

April Shop Talk

Easter is just around the corner and we have selected a good range of products for your Easter celebrations. No Easter is complete without the traditional Hot Cross Buns supplied by Wilmshurst’s of Wingham, delicious toasted with lashings of butter as a tasty treat!...
March Shop Talk

March Shop Talk

Spring is in the air! Longer daylight hours, bushes and trees coming into bud, cheerful snowdrops and daffodils in flower. The grass verge beneath the trees in the Valley Road will soon be full of beautiful bright yellow daffodils for us all to enjoy. If you would...