We are all aware that the lockdown has had a dramatic impact on small businesses in particular. If we want these businesses to be around when we emerge from this, we need to support them now. They have tried to adapt in order to survive day to day. We have put together a selection with their details (subject to stock and availability).
- The Shop at The Lee. Open daily in the morning and pm on Fridays. 01494 837195
- Buckmoorend Farm Shop taking online orders for delivery 07771 566 491 http://www.buckmoorendfarm.co.uk/deliveries.html
- World’s Best Fruit & Veg taking online orders for delivery in 4-5 days
Min order £30 https://theworldsbestfruit.online
- Martin the Milkman – daily deliveries of bread, fruit, juice, yoghurt, etc. as well as milk. (currently not taking on new customers)
- Goddens – butchers in Chesham delivering meat, eggs, etc. 01494 773358 www.goddens.co.uk
- Wren Davis Dairy – working with N&P Fruits to deliver fruit, veg, milk, bread, sausages and other foods. 01494 862224 (phone 10:00 am to 12:00 noon and 2:00 to 4:00 pm), deliveries only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
- Chesham/Amersham fruit and veg stall will deliver. https://www.kennealysfruitandveg.com
- Chiltern Brewery offer a ‘click and collect’ beer service; place your order by phone or online and then collect it the next day. www.chilternbrewery.co.uk 01296 613647
- Long Grove Wood Farm Chartridge Lane HP5 2SG produce poultry (Aylesbury duck. guinea fowl, chicken, turkey all year-round). Order and collect www.aylesbury.duckfarm.co.uk 01494 772744 or 07850 190441234
- Kings Farm Shop in Wendover are open to customers but also accept online orders for collection or delivery. Their self-isolation boxes contain everything you need for a meal, not just the meat. 01296 622014 https://kingsfarmshop.co.uk/
- Darvells in Chesham are open for customers, but any of their products can be ordered from Shop at The Lee
- No 2 Pound Street in Wendover makes free deliveries into The Lee. Products include cheeses, wines, ‘Breakfast box’, cured meats, deli produce. Call 07801 627342 or 01296 585022 or order online at https://www.2poundstreet.com/. Orders taken up until midnight for next day collection/delivery.
- The Pantry at 51 in Prestwood offer a delivery and click and collect service on all groceries, household cleaning and personal care products as well as bread, pastries and sweet treats. http://www.thepantryat51.co.uk.
- Shepherd Nursery, Chartridge open for collection or delivery 01494 775688 http://www.shepherdnursery.co.uk/index.html
- Hildreth’s Garden Centre in Prestwood are offering home delivery (no charge) on Fridays for pet food for older people. 01494 862720. http://www.hildreths.co.uk/
- South Heath Garden Centre has re opened as per the website https://southheathgardencentre.co.uk/latest.html
External Window Cleaning
- Steve Dean 01494 837326 or 07999 816708
- Rick Brockett 01494 837682
- CJ’s Locksmiths in Amersham have been open throughout offering all normal services, particularly emergency work, with all hygiene precautions and social distancing in place. 01494 728810 https://www.cjlocksmiths.com/
- Simply the Best dry cleaners in Chesham are open 10:00 am -2:00 pm for laundry and dry cleaning, and will also collect and deliver. They will also take haberdashery orders. 01494 773914 http://simplythebestdrycleaning.co.uk/
- Pearces Hardware in Chesham are open 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. 01494 784174 http://www.pearceshardware.co.uk
- Pet Essentials in Chesham is open for sales from their front door ie you can’t go into the shop but the staff will pick out what you need. 01494 793344
- The Cock & Rabbit Takeaway meals 01494 837540
- The Old Swan (currently not able to take orders)
- The Full Moon, Hawridge have a takeaway menu and will deliver to those isolating in the hilltop villages – note you have to order on Wednesday mornings for Fish & Chip Thursday. They also have a mini-bakery. 01494 758959 https://www.fullmoonpub.info/menu
- Sukho Thai in Great Missenden is open for takeaways from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. 01494 868911 / 01494 862666. http://sukho-thai-restaurant.com/
Apart from the Supermarkets, a number of other smaller companies are also continuing to provide local food deliveries:
- LinkClass – normally delivering to restaurants and hotels, this company is now delivering vegetable boxes to the area. 0207 498 5200 www.linkclass.co.uk/index.html
- Home Pantry – a similar company normally delivering food to offices; now delivering to homes 0117 287 2487 www.homepantry.co.uk
The Church at Great Missenden has also produced a list of companies and organisations offering help in the wider HP16 area. The list is available at https://www.missendenchurch.org.uk/Groups/337775/Practical_Resources.aspx