Our beautiful locally grown Nordman, ( no-needle drop,) Christmas Trees, have arrived instore. 6 foot trees are priced at £35, potted small trees at £20. We also have locally made wreaths, from two local suppliers, and potted plants, such as cyclamen and hyacinths, ideal for adding some festive colour to your home. Many more plants, cut flowers etc, will start to arrive over the next few weeks, so do keep an eye out, including amaryllis, poinsetta, and pussy-willows.
Following the Prime Ministers announcement, that once the UK devolved governments, have decided upon a conclusive agreement, covering all four countries, it would appear, that many people may now be able, to arrive/stay in Orford during the festive period. For anyone concerned, that they may not be able to arrive, prior to the 24th December, please do not be worried, that you will be unable to get your Christmas Foods. We are more than happy, to take customer orders in advanc
We are excited to announce the arrival, of our CHRISTMAS MEATS ORDER FORMS, from our amazing butchers, Friday Street Farm Butchery. Through their close working relationship, with local farmers, this year we are able to offer you, local free-range turkeys, from P A Mobbs. These turkeys are raised using traditional methods, by third-generation turkey farmers, with 85 years experience. Turkeys are truly free-range, with the run of their farm, and fed using grains and crops from
It is generally believed and forecast, that Royal Mail and Post Office, are preparing for an exceptionally busy period this festive season, as many families will possibly be unable to meet, and celebrate Christmas in their usual way in 2020. As such, Royal Mail and Parcel Force , are both predicting a significant increase in the volumes of parcels and mail, which will be dispatched this year. With the addition of all the complications caused by coronavirus, Royal Mail are ta
With Christmas fast approaching, and our ability to visit retail businesses sadly reduced, many people are beginning to wonder what to purchase for their friends and family, that they can post easily and economically, as our opportunities for personal visits may be limited this year! Before you consider purchasing store gift cards, be aware that Martin Lewis, of Money Saving Expert fame, is advising customers of the perils of purchasing such cards, with their limited life-sp
Here at Orford General Stores, we are well known for our personnel's deep love of all feathered and furred creatures! Every year, we feed loads of fledgling blackbirds, and their parents, usually adopting any less fortunate, or healthy birds, as projects and pets! These are usually provided with the obligatory, comical name, such as Wonky-Wing, Hop-Along, Broken Beak etc. These usually become really tame, and we have the joy, of befriending them, hand feeding them, and in