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Sharpening and repair service

Posted by Sue Tranter on

Sharpening and repair service

We are pleased to announce that we are now offering a sharpening and repair service for knives and other household and garden tools. Please contact us or bring your items into the shop! Sharpening: Kitchen knives (plain or serrated on one side) - £0.45 per inch of blade (2.5cm) Scissors (kitchen and general purpose) - £5.00 Chisels 1" width or less - £3.00 Chisels over 1" width - £5.00 Axes - £5.00 Garden shears - £5.00 Knife repairs Minor repairs (remove small nicks in blade or repair minor damage to tip of blade) - £2.95 Major repairs (remove large nicks in...

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Sugarcraft courses

Posted by Sue Tranter on

Sugarcraft courses

Join us and Liz from Simply Scrumptious Cupcakes for our cupcake decorating courses, which we run throughout the year. Liz is a professional cake maker and runs small classes in our shop, this gives her the chance to be really hands on with you all so you can take advantage of her expertise.  The Easter fun course covers all the basics, including: piping techniques, Easter sugarpaste models & how to really make your cupcakes stand out. Friday 9th March 7pm-9pm £40.00, includes all equipment and your decorated cupcakes to take away

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National Pie Week

Posted by Sue Tranter on

National Pie Week

  Its National Pie week this week (6th March - 12th March) and with Sue being a 'Northern Lass' its a highly celebrated week in the Tranter household (although I don't really notice a difference from a normal weeks menu!) We've all got a favourite Pie: Sue's is Steak and Kidney whereas mine is Steak and ale and it turns out these are the two most popular pies in the UK according to a survey by 'Jus-Rol'. According to their findings 30% of us favour Steak and Kidney and 26% of us Steak and ale, 25% Chicken and mushroom, Chicken...

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