Category Archives: Shopping

Individual shops and distinctive restaurants located in converted farm buildings in the heart of rural Staffordshire- Heart of the Country Village is the original rural shopping village.

Late Night Shopping

July 11, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

Date for your diary, our favourite gift shop Frankie Doodle is having a Late Night Shopping and Prosecco event at 17:30 on Thursday 18th July to raise money for Alzheimer’s Society. Everyone’s invited!

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Shopping Frankie Doodle

Start a career in hair styling

July 11, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

Anthony John Salons Ltd are looking for apprentices, it’s a great opportunity for a career in the hair industry. They are looking for two passionate, hard working and driven individuals to join their apprenticeship programme. If you are interested in t …

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Hair Anthony John salons

Allen Brown and Village in Bloom

July 11, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

We’d like to say a special THANK YOU to our fabulous jeweller Allen Brown from Allen Brown Jewellery for organising this year’s Village in Bloom for Alzheimer’s Society. With help from Rae at The Lichfield Tea Company, he organised events, planted lots …

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Jewellery Allen Brown jewellery

July Competition

July 11, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

Win a £25 gift voucher from the Seasalt Cornwall Sale Shop by entering our July Facebook Competition. Like and share the pinned Seasalt Facebook post and tell us in the comments section why you love Seasalt Clothing. A winner will be drawn at random ea …

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Shopping Seasalt Sale Shop

Swinfen Supper Club

July 11, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

Thank you to everyone who attended the first Swinfen Supper Club. The sun was shining as forty six guests enjoyed pimms followed by three taster plates at the Pear Tree Creperie, the Lichfield Tea Company and the Barn at Swinfen. Part of Village in Blo …

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Dining Nourish @ The Lichfield Tea Company, The Barn Restaurant, The Lichfield Tea Company, The Pear Tree Creperie

Summer stock at Osprey

June 26, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

If you’re visiting us for Village in Bloom for Alzheimer’s Society​ starting Saturday 29th June, pay a visit to OSPREY LONDON​. They get new stock all the time with up to 70% off the RRP.

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Fashion, Shopping Osprey London

Summer cocktail demonstration

June 26, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

As part of Village in Bloom for Alzheimer’s Society,​ Doctors-Orders​ bottle dispensary is holding a Summer cocktail demonstration at 2pm on Sunday 7th July. It’s another chance to browse their exciting wares including back by popular demand, Raspberry …

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Shopping Doctors Orders

Swinfen Supper Club

June 14, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

There are still tickets left for the Swinfen Supper Club on July 5th. Experience three different tasting plates in our three restaurants, The Barn at Swinfen, The Pear Tree Creperie and The Lichfield Tea Company, it’s going to be fun! Tickets are £35 p …

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Shopping

The Green Fairies need you!

May 10, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

The Green Fairy Trail would like to raise £1000 to build an eco-canopy in the Green Fairy Woodland. This would provide shelter for their visitors on rainy days and somewhere dry to host story telling and educational workshops, you can make a donation h …

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Fairy Trail, Shopping Green Fairy Trail, The Green Fairy Trail

20% off at Seasalt Sale Shop

May 3, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

The Village is open everyday over the Bank Holiday weekend, visit the Seasalt Cornwall Sale Shop and get 20% off everything for a limited time only. This promotion includes all their sale stock. The Seasalt Sale Shop have also had drastic reductions in …

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Shopping Seasalt Sale Shop

Dog Boutique and Spa

May 3, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

Rosie’s Hounds at Heart is a family run bespoke dog boutique and grooming parlour established to offer dogs and their owners an alternative to mass-produced products and artificially enhanced pet foods. Just look at their tasty selection of doggy edibl …

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Shopping Rosie's Hounds at Heart

Beer at Doctors Orders

May 3, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

Doctors-Orders is an independent bottle shop and tasting room. Step inside and discover hand picked Craft Beers from around the UK alongside amazing local Gins, Spirits and Ciders.

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Shopping Doctors Orders

We’re dog friendly!

May 3, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

This is Brian an 11 month old St Bernard. He’s enjoyed a walk around our woodland walk and now he’s exploring the Village. As most of our buildings are converted animal barns we aren’t able to accommodate dogs inside all our restaurants but the Lichfie …

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Shopping Rosie's Hounds at Heart, The Lichfield Tea Company

Labou Beauty Salon

April 2, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

Shop, Dine, Relax or Enjoy a beauty treatment at Labouhotc Beauty Salon, the choice is yours. Treatments include Nails, Brows, Eye Treatments, Hair Removal, Waxing, Massage, Manicure, Pedicure, Aesthetic Treatments and Anti Wrinkle Injections.

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Hair & Beauty Labou Beauty

Music Lessons

April 2, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

The Partridge Brothers Music Centre – Music Lessons Lichfield offers high quality music lessons, given by a team of highly qualified and experienced tutors. Lessons are available for people of all ages from around 4 years plus. For more information get …

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House & Home Partridge Brothers Music Centre

Spring at Rohan

April 2, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

It’s beginning to look a lot like Spring at the Rohan store, they’ve had lots of new deliveries including gorgeous cotton dresses and stylish summer head wear.

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Fashion

New Kids Menu

April 2, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

The Pear Tree Creperie are introducing a New Kids Menu, three courses for only £7.95. Choose from baguette and garlic butter or vegetable crudities and humous to start. A choice of one of five kids galettes including firm favourite ham and cheese for m …

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Dining Pear Tree Creperie, The Pear Tree Creperie

Frankie Doodle

January 17, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

As if by magic The Christmas Barn has been transformed into Frankie Doodle, a one stop treasure trove for unusual and fun gifts. Join the Frankie Doodle team on Saturday 19th January for their grand opening, enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco whil …

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Shopping Frankie Doodle Gifts

NEW Super Steepers

January 17, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

Following the excesses of December, let The Lichfield Tea Company bring some balance and harmony this January with their super steepers. Choose from Lemongrass and Ginger or Ginger and Mint, delicious!

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Dining The Lichfield Tea Company

Labou Beauty

January 17, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

Valentines offer from Labouhotc, enjoy LVL Lashes and a Gel Manicure for only £50!

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Beauty Labou Beauty

Frankie Doodle Gifts

January 15, 2019 | Katharina Stubbs

Frankie Doodle, a bespoke boutique filled with wonderful Gifts for every occasion (Sister company to The Christmas Barn).

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Shopping

Pamper Package

December 5, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Are you struggling to find a gift for your pooch loving partner or friend? A gift voucher from Labou and Rosie’s Hounds at Heart for their pampered pooch / owner package would make a perfect present! Contact them directly for more details or to book.

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Shopping Labou Beauty, Rosie's Hounds at Heart

Hounds at Heart 1st Birthday

December 5, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Thank you to everyone who visited Rosie’s Hounds at Heart on their fabulous 1st Birthday weekend. They raised lots of money for charity and Santa Paws was kept busy meeting lots of four legged friends! Rosie’s Hounds at Heart is a bespoke dog boutique …

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Shopping Rosie's Hounds at Heart

Coming soon… Nourish

December 5, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Rae from The Lichfield Tea Company is expanding into unit 11 and opening ‘Nourish’, a dog friendly vegetarian cafe with the best tea in town! Opening in the new year, watch this space for more details…

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Dining The Lichfield Tea Company

Rosie’s Hounds at Heart

November 30, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

1st December is Rosie’s Hounds at Heart 1st birthday. Visit the shop and enjoy cake and fizz plus there’ll be Pawsecco, doggie beer, cupcakes and free tasting for your dogs. Rosie’s Hounds at Heart will be joined by Santa Paws from 1-4pm!

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Shopping Rosie's Hounds at Heart

Pumpkin and Scarecrow Festival

October 25, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

There are two days until our Pumpkin and Scarecrow festival and look who’s already arrived at The Lichfield Tea Company. Come and see the rest of our creations on Saturday 27th October until Sunday 4th November. For little people there’s the ‘Not Very …

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Art

Osprey London

October 23, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

This Thursday OSPREY LONDON opens at Heart of the Country Village. British luxury leather brand OSPREY LONDON, renowned for its timelessly elegant accessories crafted in the most sumptuous leathers is here. Alongside tech-friendly leather workbags for …

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Shopping

Osprey London

October 23, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

The new season is here and with up to 80% off at OSPREY LONDON, you can afford to indulge your love of beautiful leather bags, accessories, scarves, gifts and more. This British leather brand, founded by Graeme Ellisdon, is renowned for its timelessly …

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Shopping

New stock at Seasalt.

October 19, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

There’s lots more seasonal stock and gifting at the Seasalt Cornwall​ Sale Shop including sizes in their plus range up to size 26.

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Shopping Seasalt Sale Shop

Christmas Barn Grand Opening

October 4, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

This weekend join The Christmas Barn for the 2nd year running to celebrate their grand opening. Enjoy a complimentary glass of Prosecco and a Mince Pie while you browse their brand new shop! Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th from 11am.

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House & Home The Christmas Barn

The Christmas Barn

October 3, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Step inside The Christmas Barn and discover a magical little treasure trove of wonderfully unique Christmas Decorations, Delightful Home Accessories and Personalised Trinkets & Gifts. Their range includes specially sourced and selected Christmas de …

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House & Home

Pooch and Owner Pamper Packages

September 17, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Rosie’s Hounds at Heart has teamed up with Labou Beauty Salon to offer pooch and owner pamper packages. Get 20% off the first 10 bookings so get booked in quick. Contact them via Facebook or call Rosie’s Hounds at Heart t: 01543 483177: or Labou t: 015 …

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Shopping Labou Beauty, Rosie's Hounds at Heart

Charlotte Baker Bridal Wear

September 10, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Charlotte Baker Bridal Wear offer an exclusive, appointment only, experience for you and your guests. They not only want to offer you the perfect wedding dress for you, but they want you to enjoy and cherish the whole experience. Charlotte Baker Bridal …

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Fashion

Bridal is back!

September 3, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Introducing Charlotte Baker Bridal Wear. From the 1st September you will be able to book an appointment at Charlotte’s stunning new boutique. With over 10 years experience in fashion merchandising and 7 years developing her passion and skills in everyt …

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Fashion Charlotte Baker Bridal Wear

New Dog Spa

August 17, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Doggie Boutique Rosie’s Hounds at Heart are opening a brand new doggie Spa! Breed specific price guides are available and full price will be dependent on size of dog, coat condition and any special behaviour requirements your pooch needs. All dogs will …

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Shopping Rosie, Rosie's Hounds at Heart

Fermob Furniture Sale

August 15, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Get 20% off Fermob Garden Furniture at La Maison Bleue.

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Furniture La Maison Bleue

Sunday appointments at Labou Beauty

August 15, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

You may now book Sunday appointments at Labou Beauty. Treatments include Nails, Brows, Eye Treatments, Hair Removal, Waxing, CACI Facials, Massage, Manicure, Pedicure, Aesthetic Treatments and Anti Wrinkle Injections.

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Beauty Labou Beauty

Boutique Eleven Sale

August 15, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Summer and Spring stock is now half price at Boutique Eleven, they also have their new fabulous autumn collections arriving throughout the month of August with new stock approximately every couple of weeks.

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Shopping Boutique Eleven

Bastille Day

July 6, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

On Saturday 14th July, join La Maison Bleue for their Bastille Day Celebration. They will be offering 20% off Fermob furniture and 10% off everything all weekend on purchases over £10!

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House & Home La Maison Bleue

Summer Sale at Boutique Eleven

July 6, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

The Boutique Eleven Summer Sale is in full swing with many items half price, shop for some fabulous bargains for your holiday or for during this current spell of warm weather. Boutique Eleven will also have new arrivals from their pre-Autumn collection …

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Fashion Boutique Eleven

Heart Galleries and ‘Superfriends’

July 6, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Introducing NEW from Heart Galleries, Stephen Hanson ‘Superfriends’. They don’t fly, they don’t leap off tall buildings, and they don’t fight crime, but they are Always by our Side! Contact Heart Galleries for more information.

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Shopping Heart Galleries

New Happenings at Hounds at Heart

July 6, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Rosie’s Hounds at Heart have exciting news! Soon they will be introducing a luxury Grooming Pet Spa to the Village. There will be more details coming soon on their Facebook page. Don’t forget about Rosie’s Hounds at Heart doggy ice creams, perfect for …

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Shopping Rosie's Hounds at Heart

Mad Hatters G and Tea Party

May 25, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

On  June 22nd and June 23rd enjoy a session of grown-up fun, filled with G & Tea mixed with delightful treats. Brought to you buy the Lichfield Tea Company, Doctor’s Orders and Trailer Made Cocktails, there will be a wonderfully mad selection of ‘a …

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Dining Doctors Orders, The Lichfield Tea Company

Mother’s Day Competition

February 27, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Mother’s Day competition time, win an Afternoon Tea for Two at The Barn at Swinfen. Just go to their Facebook page here and like, share and tag a mum who you think deserves to be treated to Afternoon Tea. The winner will be announced on Monday 12th Mar …

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Dining The Barn Restaurant

Doctors Orders

February 27, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

Doctors Orders is an independent bottle shop and tasting room. Step inside and discover hand picked Spirits from around the globe alongside amazing local Gins, Beers and Ciders.

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House & Home

Lichfield Food Assembly

January 10, 2018 | Katharina Stubbs

The Lichfield Food Assemby is open. Sign up for free, receive an email telling you the market is open and shop online for fresh food from local farmers and foodmakers. You collect your order ever Thursday up to 18:30 from Hunnypot Cottage, Deli & C …

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Shopping Hunnypot Cottage, Hunnypot Cottage Deli & Crafts

Labou Beauty

December 6, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

This weekend the Mayor of Lichfield opened the new Labou Medispa, skin and Beauty clinic. Labou Beauty offers a haven of relaxation and indulgence in beautiful surroundings, treatments include Nails, Brows, Eye Treatments, Hair Removal, Waxing, Massage …

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Shopping

Labou Beauty

November 30, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Labou is a Beauty and Skincare Clinic. Treatments include Nails, Brows, Eye Treatments, Hair Removal, Waxing, Massage, Manicure, Pedicure, Aesthetic Treatments and Anti Wrinkle Injections.

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Beauty, Hair & Beauty

Rosie’s Hounds at Heart

November 30, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Rosie’s Hounds at Heart is a bespoke dog boutique store established to offer dogs and their owners an alternative to mass-produced products and artificially enhanced pet foods. The idea was inspired by Rosie’s much loved yorkshire terrier, jack russell …

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Shopping

Christmas Opening Hours

November 28, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Several shops will be open every Monday in December including The Barn Restaurant, Allen Brown Jewellery, Hunnypot Cottage, Seasalt Sale Shop, Paul Martyn Furniture, Heart Galleries, Rosie’s House of Hounds and Rohan.  Other shops may open Monday 11th …

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Heart of the Country Shopping Village, Shopping

Labou Beauty

November 24, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

On Saturday 2nd December, join the Labou Team for their Grand Opening. Visitors to the new salon will enjoy complimentary Prosecco and Canapes plus all treatments booked on the day receive 10% off!

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Beauty

Christmas Trees

November 17, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Christmas wreaths & trees will be for sale at the Village on the following dates: 25th & 26th November, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 8th, 9th, 10th, 15th, 16th and 17th December.

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Shopping

WIN £75 Worth of Vouchers and Tea for Two

November 8, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

We are excited to tell you about a Christmas Wish Prize Draw with Claire’s CraftHouse, Boutique Eleven and The Lichfield Tea Company at Heart of the Country Shopping Village – win £75 worth of shopping vouchers and tea and cake for two! Just visit eith …

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Shopping Claires Crafthouse

30 years of Paul Martyn Furniture

November 8, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

This month Paul Martyn Furniture celebrated their 30th Anniversary. Customers enjoyed nibbles and prosecco while they browsed their five extensive showrooms featuring a varied selection of solid woods in a choice of finishes and colours. Paul Martyn Fu …

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Shopping Paul Martyn Furniture

Hunnypot Cottage Meet the Makers

October 10, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

On Sunday Hunnypot Cottage held their first Meet the Makers, Baker and Chocolatier event, what a success! Visitors were able to observe a wide range of crafts in action including felting, glass making and sewing. They also met the locally based Artisan …

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House & Home Hunnypot Cottage Deli & Crafts

The Little Christmas Barn

September 29, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

The Little Christmas Barn is a magical little treasure trove of wonderfully unique Christmas Decorations, Delightful Home Accessories and Personalised Trinkets & Gifts. Their range includes specially sourced and selected Christmas decorations from …

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House & Home, Shopping The Little Christmas Barn

Best Of Lichfield

September 11, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Heart of the Country Village has joined forces with BestOf Lichfield, a business guide to local, tested, trusted and recommended suppliers. BestOf Lichfield is the ultimate local business guide; their mission is to take the stress out of finding great, …

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Shopping

Small Business Saturday

August 29, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

This year Small Business Saturday, a grassroots, non-commercial campaign supporting small businesses, is once again highlighting 100 small businesses, one a day for the 100 days leading up to Small Business Saturday 2017! Idle Pig BBQ were thrilled to …

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Dining Idle Pig BBQ

The Lichfield Food Assembly

August 25, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

The Lichfield Food Assembly is coming to Hunnypot Cottage. If you’re not familiar with the concept, The Lichfield Food Assembly is an award-winning food community bringing you the best produce from your local farmers and foodmakers. You place an order …

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Shopping Hunnypot Cottage, Hunnypot Cottage Deli & Crafts

Hunnypot Cottage opens at the Village

July 6, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Hunnypot Cottage will be opening their doors for the first time on Market Day! A free specialist roll (bread of the month that will launch at the event) * with every purchase. All Hunnypot Cottage suppliers are within 30 miles of the shop so when they …

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Shopping, Workshops Hunnypot Cottage, Hunnypot Cottage Deli & Crafts

July Artisan Food & Craft Market

July 6, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Sunday 9th July is our next Artisan Food & Craft Market. Discover a variety of locally produced food and craft made by talented, local people. Artisans include Salty Seas, Haifflinch Design, Gower Home Bakes, INSPIRED BY Sam, Salty Seas, Medium Cra …

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Shopping

Idle Pig Independence Day

June 30, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Idle Pig BBQ will be serving a 4th of July themed menu over the first weekend of July, including a FREE free-range hotdog for ALL children. The menu will include Texas style beef-short ribs, Mac n Cheese, stuffed jalapenos and grilled corn, as well as …

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Dining Idle Pig BBQ

Seasalt Bank Holiday Fun!

May 19, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Join the Seasalt team for some Bank Holiday Monday fun! Local singing group The Lighthouse Singers, will perform Sea Shanties at 1pm. One of our favourite local Artisans Salty Seas will bring his original seaside inspired graphic art and Idle Pig BBQ w …

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Shopping Seasalt Sale Shop

New Idle Pig BBQ

April 5, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Introducing Idle Pig BBQ, a pop-up BBQ take-away with a focus on local, free range ingredients, cooked simply over wood and charcoal. They operate in as sustainable manner as possible, from growing their own salads to using British FSC certified charco …

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Dining

Artisan Market

March 20, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Heart of the Country’s first Artisan Market will take place on Sunday 9th April and continue every 2nd Sunday of the month. Browse stalls, taste the culinary treats, talk to artists and designer-makers, or sample delicious food. No matter what the weat …

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Shopping

Claire’s Craft House

March 17, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

We are thrilled to welcome to Claire’s CraftHouse to the Village! As well as Everlong Chalk Paint, you will be able browse an ever growing range of handmade gifts and accessories for you, your family, your friends and your home. Lovingly handmade items …

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Shopping

Nourish @ The Lichfield Tea Co.

February 3, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

A vegetarian cafe and independent tea merchant serving freshly made home cooked goodness for brunch, lunch and tea. They supply ethically sourced quality loose leaf teas and accessories from around the world. A haven for lovers of tea and cake.

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Kitchens, Shopping

Kimberley Harris at Heart Galleries

January 30, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Just arrived at Heart Galleries, some more fab-u-lous originals by Kimberley Harris. Kimberley is Suffolk artist specialising in vibrant and atmospheric landscape paintings in oils.

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Art, House & Home Heart Galleries

Engagement rings at Allen Brown Jewellery

January 30, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Visit the Allen brown jewellery gallery and choose from a wide range of engagement rings, or have one designed especially for you. Request a consultation and a talented member of the Allen Brown team can discuss how to make you ideas a reality. You cou …

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Jewellery Allen Brown Gallery

Unit available

January 5, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

We currently have a unit available. If you are interested in bringing your business to the Village, please e-mail: enquiries@heartofthecountryvillage.com or t: 01543 481612 (during working hours).

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Shopping

Rohan Sale

January 3, 2017 | Katharina Stubbs

Get up to 40% off in the Rohan January sale! Rohan specialize in climate clothing. Find everything you need to keep you dry, warm, comfortable or cool wherever you are going in the world.

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Fashion, Shopping Rohan Travel Unlimited

Beasties in the Woods morning

December 2, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Fancy a child free shopping morning at Heart of the Country? Or maybe just grab a coffee and a crepe without your little beasties tagging along? Saturday 3rd December – book a place on Woodland Beasties in the Woods morning from 10:30 – 12:30 where the …

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Shopping Woodland Beasties

Small Business Saturday

December 2, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Small Business Saturday UK on 3rd December 2016, is a grassroots, non-commercial campaign, which highlights small business success and encourages consumers to ‘shop local’ and support small businesses in their communities. There will be will exclusive …

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Shopping Boutique Eleven

Thank you!

November 29, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Thank you to everyone who attended our Christmas Shopping Event. The Tuneless Choir brought festive cheer to the Village, children loved our fabulous Father Christmas and visitors enjoyed lots of Christmas shopping discounts. We hope to see you all aga …

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Shopping

Christmas Styling Event

November 17, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Calling all brides to be! Due to huge demand and following on the success of last years styling event, The Bridal Rooms is holding a Christmas Styling Event on November 26th. Whatever your dress style, colour or size, let them help you style your very …

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Weddings Bridal Rooms, The Bridal Rooms

Four generations visit Seasalt!

October 20, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

It wasn’t the Three Degrees that visited the Seasalt Sale Shop last week, it was the Four Generations that were singing their praises! Nan, Mum, Daughter (and baby Grandson) were told about the Seasalt Sale Shop by a friend who had recently been to pur …

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Fashion Seasalt Sale Shop

Any Excuse for Cake at Seasalt

October 17, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Any Excuse for Cake at the Seasalt Sale shop! It’s been a year since the new larger Seasalt unit opened at Heart of the Country so the team just had to celebrate the occasion with cake! “I just don’t know how we managed in our smaller store,” said Lisa …

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Fashion, Shopping Seasalt Sale Shop

As Winter approaches..

October 14, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

..you may consider installing a stove or multi fuel burner into your home. The Fireplace & Stove Co. are currently fitting wood burning stoves within three weeks of purchase! Visit their showroom and browse an interesting range of stoves and fireplaces …

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Furniture, House & Home Fireplace & Stove Co.

BeautyQuest Christmas Appointments

October 14, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

This year, get organised and book your Christmas appointment at BeautyQuest, t:01543 481152. They offer nails, make up, relaxation treatments and much more to help prepare you for the festive season!

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Beauty, Hair & Beauty Beauty Quest, BeautyQuest

Macmillan at the Pear Tree Creperie

October 7, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Last Friday The Pear Tree Creperie took part in a Macmillan Cancer Support event, the Macmillan World’s Biggest Coffee Morning. There was lots of lovely homemade cake and a raffle, many thanks to all those who took part and helped raise money for an ex …

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Dining The Pear Tree Creperie

Home Fragrance from Anthony John

October 7, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

They are finally here! Anthony John salons home fragrance has arrived. Their very own signature autumn/winter scent is cedar wood and cinnamon… It smells absolutely divine. Scented candles and room sprays available in salon now.

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Hair & Beauty Anthony John salons

Christmas at The Barn

October 7, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

The Barn at Swinfen is now taking bookings for Christmas! The Barn are extending their opening hours including Mondays throughout December. The Christmas menu is available from Tuesday 29th November until Saturday 24th December from 12pm-4pm daily. To …

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Dining The Barn Restaurant

Artisan bread at the Village

September 14, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Hunnypot Cottage artisan bread makers will be at the Village on the following weekends: 1-2 October, 5-6 November, 10-11 December. Choose from a variety of tasty treats including Rosemary Stilton Onion bread, Full English loaf and white chocolate Pain …

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Markets, Shopping

Calling all stylists!

September 5, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Due to high client demand, Anthony John Salons need more talented stylists to join their award winning team. Both Full and part time professionals can apply. If you’re interested in taking your career further in a thriving (and beautiful) environment t …

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Shopping Anthony John salons

Beautiful clothes from Myrine

August 30, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Boutique Eleven have received their Myrine delivery for Autumn 2016. The brand was established in Antwerp in 2010 by Ingrid, Johan and Peter Fouyn. Their extensive knowledge and know-how is used to create a unique brand committed to exquisite design, a …

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Fashion Boutique Eleven

The Fireplace & Stove Co.

August 30, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

For several years wood burning stoves and real fires have been growing in popularity. The stove in the above image is another successful installation from The Fireplace & Stove Co. – they supplied and installed the stove, hearth & beam. This At …

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Shopping Fireplace & Stove Co.

Seasalt and the Fishermen’s Mission

August 30, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Seasalt Clothing support the Fishermen’s Mission because it’s the only charity working around the entire UK coastline that provides 24 hour emergency support as well as crucial practical, financial, spiritual and emotional care to fishermen and their f …

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Shopping Seasalt Sale Shop

Parker Hall Estate Agents

August 17, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Parker Hall Estate Agents are committed to offering their clients a high level of customer service with 7 day office opening hours and flexible appointments to suit busy lifestyles, accompanied viewings for peace of mind, and recommendations to reputab …

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Shopping Parker Hall Estate Agents

Exciting news from Hoofs!

August 15, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Hoofs at Heart Saddlery are happy to announce that they are now the flagship store for Harry Hall, Weatherbeeta, Caldene, Tottie and Cottage Craft. New, exciting Autumn/Winter ranges coming soon. For more details t: 01543 481148 w: http://www.hoofssadd …

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Shopping Hoofs at Heart, Hoofs at Heart Saddlery

Allen Brown Gallery celebrates 30 years!

July 19, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Many congratulations to Allen Brown for being in business for 30 years. Allen was a tenant at Ridware Craft Centre when he approached us to see if we had a suitable premises at Heart of the Country. As was usual in those early years, we did not, but im …

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The Creperie turns 25!

July 13, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

The Pear Tree Creperie is 25 years old! From small beginnings as a pig shed in 1991, the Pear Tree Creperie has gone from strength to strength becoming a very popular and far- reaching eating destination. Visit today and you will discover a quaint Fren …

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Seasalt keep it in the family

July 4, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

The Seasalt Clothing Sale Shop are “keeping it in the family” this week when they welcomed 16-year old Sarah Cook as their work placement student. Certainly an employee in the making, Sarah, who is Jane Cook’s daughter, (Assistant Manager at the store) …

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Fireplace & Stove Co.

June 24, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

The Fireplace and Stove Company sell and install wood burners and gas fires. All engineers are HETAS registered installers. Visit their showroom and browse a varied selection of natural stone and cast iron fireplaces alongside beautiful accessories inc …

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New shop: The Fireplace and Stove Co.

June 21, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

This weekend The Fireplace and Stove Co. are opening at Heart of the Country Village. Alongside wood burners and gas fires, they will have a selection of natural stone and cast iron fireplaces.  You will also be able to purchase accessories including c …

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Nick Potter original artwork at Heart Galleries

June 10, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Visit Heart Galleries this week and you will be able to see brand new originals by Nick Potter. Born and bred in Chesterfield Derbyshire, Nick is a landscape/seascape painter and works in a variety of media. He also makes handcrafted sculptures from dr …

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Something special from the Allen Brown Gallery

May 23, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

The ring collections at the Allen Brown Gallery feature a wide range of white and fancy coloured diamonds, unusual gem stones, gold, silver, platinum and other precious metals. Choose from their occasional rings, wedding bands and engagement rings or c …

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New Woodland Picnic Area

May 16, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

We have a new picnic area in our Woodland were you are invited to sit amongst the trees and enjoy a snack or two. It is situated between the Green Fairy trail and the HOTC pigs, and available to use during Village opening hours, Tuesday – Sunday, 10 – …

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Tales from Seasalt Sale Shop

April 28, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Lovely Mother and Daughter, Margaret and Helen, travelled a round trip over 100 miles from Sandbach to Lichfield, with the Seasalt Sale Shop being their target destination. “We don’t get the chance to spend much time together,” said Margaret, so we bot …

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The Green Fairy Trail

April 1, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

This Easter if you’re visiting Heart of the Country Village with your children, you are invited to walk the trail of The Green Fairies, (grown up kids welcome too!) Nestled behind the car park are tiny doors and houses, and if you’re really quiet you m …

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Seasalt Sample Sale

March 22, 2016 | Katharina Stubbs

Lisa and Jane from Seasalt Clothing strike an early Easter Pose as they get ready for their exciting Easter Sample Sale this coming weekend at the Lichfield Sale Shop. Their new pair of faulty wellies have taken prime position after having been special …

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