What is a Community Shop?

A business owned and controlled by a number of people in our community for our community

Membership is voluntary, affordable and open to all

Community shops become a focal point within the community providing a wide range of services

Why is it important for our village?

A shop and café will provide a community hub for the village 

A shop and café will create a variety of volunteering opportunities

A shop and café will have a positive impact on the local economy by sourcing local produce

Shopping locally = lower food miles

Connecting people, combatting loneliness