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...
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...
Verve Article

Verve Article

After Barham’s village shop and post office closed its doors in 2008, local residents worried about the impact that it would have on this tiny, picturesque community. However, thanks to the hard work of volunteers, and a welcome donations from the National Lottery...