Food & Drink

Shaftesbury Trader Showcased In A New Book Celebrating Female Entrepreneurs

Local trader Carolyn Hopkins is featured in a new book, ‘Female Entrepreneurs – The Secrets of Their Success’.

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Successful Harvest Will Increase Production At Shaftesbury Vineyard

Joe and Becky Fear have been busily picking grapes at their Breezy Ridge Vineyard near West Melbury Farm.

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Gelateria Will Open In Shaftesbury Next Spring

Plans for a gelato shop in Shaftesbury have been announced.

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Another New Business Opens In Shaftesbury – A Traditional Sweet Shop

Another new Shaftesbury business opens today. Pennyworths is a traditional sweet shop offering eighty jars of treats which are sold by weight.

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Shaftesbury Forager Tom Perrett Makes Cider

Most weeks, Tom Perrett shares suggestions for a walk around the Shaftesbury area.

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Experienced New Café Owners Will Extend Choice Of Food In Shaftesbury

A new café on Shaftesbury’s High Street will offer cuisine that will complement, rather than compete with, existing food businesses.

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Gutchpool Farm Workshop Shows The Free Food And Remedies In Motcombe’s Hedgerows

Rachel Hall has transformed her land at Motcombe’s Gutchpool Farm by planting trees, creating wildflower meadows and rotating areas where animals graze.

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Shaftesbury Residents Snaps Up Donhead Cider As Production Ceases

We would never suggest panic buying but if you see a bottle of Donhead Apple Company cider on sale, you might want to grab it!

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