As you would expect, a community-owned shop & café is staffed by volunteers as well as a paid manager. Volunteering in our shop or café can be really good ways to meet new people and perhaps make new friends. 

We will also need people with a keen interest in gardening to help restore and maintain our walled garden.

If you’d like to volunteer in the shop café or garden we’d love to hear from you. Email us to let us know how you’d like to be involved:

Right now our Steering Group is forging links with businesses that can supply our shop with all the things we think you’d like to buy. We’re also in talks with the Post Office about having a Post Office counter in our shop. Do you have business skills or contacts that could be useful? If so, please get in touch by emailing us on