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 Classic Cuvée and Canterbury Rose sparkling rosé varieties along with Chapel Down sparkling rosé with prices ranging from £28.95 to £39.45. Amori Prosecco is very popular priced at £11.25 with Jules Larose Blanc de Blanc great value at £10.25. You’ll find these brands in the wines and spirits section and ready chilled in the fridge. Maidstone based Ranscombe Wild Gin also makes a fine special gift with it’s prettily wrapped presentation and great taste!





Giving flowers on Valentines Day shows our appreciation for those we love. We have a range of roses and mixed bouquets to choose from along with beautiful English daffodils and tulips. Romney Marsh Wools soaps and Altruist Skin Care products make a lasting locally sourced gift.

Why not combine your Valentine celebrations with Pancake Day with Shrove Tuesday just the day before on 13th February? Along with the ingredients for your pancakes, we can provide fillings including traditional lemon juice and sugar, fruity strawberries and blueberries, sweet banana and honey and Nutella straight from the jar. We would love to hear what you perfect pancake filling is and if we don’t stock it, let us know for future consideration.

Planning a holiday to escape the winter weather? Don’t forget the Post Office offers some great services for travel. Euro’s are always available and if you need other currencies, they can be ordered and available for collection in 1 to 2 days. We now hold a stock of travel money cards which are a great way to hold currency on a card to pay for things abroad. We can also facilitate travel insurance, just leave your details and you will be contacted with a quote.