Local Food Directory

February 2011 version. Note that you can also copy a PDF version (below)
Cook & Butcher
Unit 2, 16 High Street
Thatcham RG19 3JD

Christian 07776 182576
Locally sourced food and sustainable packaging. Fresh, local pork, lamb and beef. Home baked ham, Wigmore cheeses and traditional black pudding.
*Sausage making courses*

Susie’s Preserves Ltd
Cold Ash Farm, Long Lane,
Tel: 01488 638254 
Mango chutney, jams, preserves, pickled onions and pickles, etc.
(Available at Cold Ash Post Office)
 Casey Fields Farm Shop
Dog Lane, Ashampstead
Tel:  01635 579662
 Home-made sausages, burgers, dry cured bacon, ham and smoked meats, beef, pork, lamb, game in season and poultry at wholesale prices.   Crown Butchers 
4 High Street, Hermitage,
Berkshire, RG18 9SR.
Tel: 01635 200300
Email - info@crown-butchers.co.uk

 Complete range of quality meats inc. certified Aberdeen Angus, Welsh, Local and New Zealand Lamb, top quality Pork and a fine range of Home Smoked Meats and sausages. As a licensed game dealer it is also able to offer a full range of game produce in season.
 G.W.Shepherd & Sons Ltd
High Street
 Chieveley RG20 8UR
Tel: 01635 248600
Fax 01635 247363
 Quality Wholesale Bakers & Confectioners.
(Available at Cold Ash Post Office)
 West Berkshire Brewery
The Old Bakery
RG18 0UE
Tel:  01635 202968
 Local beers of exceptional character, including a new beer each month.  Trade and retail sales.  Brewery shop open Mon – Fri 10am - 4pm & Sat 10am - 1pm. Tours by appointment.
(Available at Cold Ash Post Office)
 Pang Valley Organics
Eling Farm, Hermitage, RG18 9XR
Tel: 01635 200021

 Beef, lamb & chicken  - also rare breed pork. 
Distributors of Laverstoke Park organic vegetable boxes.   
Open Wed, Thurs, Fri:  9 – 1pm
 Royal Berkshire Pork
PO Box 6109
RG14 9DA
Tel: 01488 638155
 Totally outdoor free range pig farm producing wonderful dry-cured smoked bacon, sausages & pork available from local stores and Ocado.
 Porkers Products
The Bothy, Horris Bank
Newtown, RG20 9DF
Tel: 01635 42855
 Cheese, dairy,  meat & preserves (also ‘sought after’ sausages) Berkshire Honey
Cold Ash Hill
RG18 9PH

 Fabulous local honey.
(Available at Cold Ash Post Office)
 Camilla’s Cakes
Woodside, Hampstead Norreys Road, Hermitage
Tel: 01635 203281
 Local maker of a range of delightful cakes for all occasions Newbury Fine Foods
Unit 7, Turnpike Road
Turnpike Industrial Estate
Newbury RG14 2LR
 Wholesaler for local sausages and cooked meats.
(Available at Cold Ash Post Office)
 Griffins, The Butchers
2 Bridge Street,
Berkshire RG14 5EX
Tel: 01635 40279
 Excellent traditional butcher, local meat, fantastic sausages, Christmas turkeys etc. Bradfield Pick Your Own
Merryfield Farm, Mariners Lane, Southend Bradfield, RG7 6HU
 We are a family owned and family run farm which has been established for 15 years, providing fresh local food for local people. Farm Shop available.

 Newbury Farmers Market
1st & 3rd Sunday of the month
 Hamstead Marshall Farmers Market
2nd Saturday of month 10-1.00pm
 Cold Ash Post Office
Cold Ash Hill RG18 9PH
 Supporter and purveyor of fine local foods.
Robert Pattison,
2 Feb 2011, 05:09