Your local community shop and post office


Fruit & Veg 1You will be amazed by the range and quality of products available. There is a strong emphasis on locally sourced food, we aim to support and help sustain the local economy and provide customers with the opportunity to enjoy fresh, locally grown foods, and locally made food products. We are also keen to support producers who are working hard to achieve and maintain the highest standards of environmental stewardship and animal welfare, in many cases winning national awards.

As well as a wide range of fresh foods (many delivered fresh each day), including milk, bread, cakes, pastries, pies, fruit and vegetables, meat, fish, charcuterie and cheeses, we also stock a wide range of frozen foods, other groceries including a gluten-free range, confectionary, and an enticing range of wines, ales and other alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.

We pride ourselves in being able to stock the lines you want on the shelves. We are often able to order in small quantities, so please don’t hesitate to request a new product. We aim to provide you with “one-stop shopping”. As well as foods and food products, we also offer:




Household Goods and Toiletries

Materials for cleaning including a number of environmentally friendly Ecover products, we also stock bags for waste including biodegradeable plastic bags for food waste

Plants and Flowers

FlowersProvided throughout the growing season by a number of local growers, offering ideas for gifts and gardens.


Pens, writing paper, notelets, envelopes, postal packing and office supplies, stamps are available even when the post office is closed

Greetings Cards and Gift Wrap

A good range of cards to suit all occasions including the very popular Milkwood cards produced in Cornwall, as well as a number featuring Ide village produced by local artists and photographers

Newspapers and Magazines

A full range of newspapers and several magazines. Many of our customers order newspapers and magazines, this is easy to do and just as easy to cancel when you are on holiday

Over the counter medicines

A small range of basics including analgesics, products to alleviate the symptoms of colds, flu, coughs and antiseptics.

Pet Foods and Wild Bird Food

Wet and dry food for dogs and cats and a range of wild bird food.