Our local shops and small businesses have been working so hard to ensure everyone’s shopping experience has been as safe and enjoyable as possible and they deserve our support through these difficult times in the run up to Christmas.
We hope to keep updating the below list with information about the many wonderful & different independent Chippenham shops and small businesses offering a service and goods during this second lockdown.
We’ll keep adding to the list below and endeavour to keep it up to date. Please help us to do this by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or comment on this post with any information or updates.
Barking Hen Jewellery – Unique Handmade Silver & Copper Jewellery inspired by British Nature. Designed and handmade by Tamara Eggleston. Visit www.barkinghenjewellery.co.uk or the Barking Hen Jewellery Facebook page
Chippenham Art and Chippenham Crafts are two groups run by two local artists. They both aim to promote and support small art and craft businesses and local artists. Chippenham Art have a Facebook page which enables local artists to show off their work and group members to connect with the artists to purchase their art directly. Chippenham Crafts have a Facebook page which enables local crafters to show off their work and group members to connect with the crafters to purchase their art directly. Both Chippenham Art and Chippenham Crafts also hold art and crafts markets here in our beautiful town. Visit our events page to see dates for the upcoming markets.
Cousin Norman’s are offering a new shopping service during lockdown 2 – send your Christmas shopping list to email@example.com and they will order in your items to the shop for collection at a cheaper price than Amazon – or if they can’t order by the 25th November, then you will be offered a free coffee, which will give you a month to get it ordered elsewhere. Follow Cousin Norman’s on Facebook for more information.
Deliciously Sweet – Kerry makes a variety of Fudge and with Christmas coming, is also doing a range of gift hampers, hot choc stirrers and other gifts. Free delivery service in and around Chippenham. Contactless payment only
Floral Culture are offering a delivery and collection service. Collections can be made between 12pm and 2pm (pre-orders only) on Tues, Wed and Thurs only. Deliveries Mon-Sat where available. Phone payments only. Strictly no admittance to the shop. Bouquets will be florist choice from £40 plus delivery charge. Free delivery for orders of £50 or more. No bespoke bouquets available currently. A good supply of seasonal blooms are available. You will receive the best quality flowers available as always. Please give at least 2 days’ notice for bouquets and 5 days for funeral flowers. More information on their Facebook page or email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org and they will contact you for details.
Just Because You Love it stock a range of quality gift items including reusable, eco and vegan friendly products with every item handpicked by the owner. Visit the shop’s website to see the wide range of products stocked. You can also see the latest news by following the shop on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or place an order over the phone on 07464 212866.
Little Gem – local crafter Gemma makes unique handmade goodies and gifts from yarn. She also makes a range of eco goods, like reusable make up remover pads and soap saver bags, as well as rainbow themed gifts and baby gifts too.
Paprika Gifts sell a carefully selected range of clothing, gifts and home accessories. Their website will be updated daily to enable you to shop from home and their click and collect service will continue. Follow the shop via their Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Sue O Sullivan – local artist inspired by her passion for nature. Creator of colourful, original landscape and abstract pieces. Still creating during lockdown including accepting commissions. Gifts being also slowly added to Sue’s website which you can view here www.sueosullivan.com. You can can also follow Sue’s work on Facebook , Twitter and Instagram. Sue is donating 10% of any sales made via her website (until the end of November) to Children in Need.
Sporting Billy is a one stop shop for a great range of sporting replica, clothing and equipment. Sporting Gifts offers a wide selection of sport related gifts, games, and prints for all major sports. Both are offering a click and collect service between 9am-5pm Mon – Fri for customer that order online, as well as being able to post worldwide. Both Sporting Billy and Sporting-Gifts are based at Unit 10, Bath Road Industrial Estate, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14 0AB, Tel 01249 656200, E-mail email@example.com. You can follow the Sporting Billy and Gifts group on Facebook & Twitter.
The Bay Tree Chippenham are a family run, independent home and gift shop. They have a new website where you can order gifts, either through using the post, using their Click and Collect service or by local delivery. Check their Facebook page for updates on this.
Thorntons Toymaster are trialling a phone and collect service in the week of lockdown You can phone them on 01249 463100 and order the toys or chocolates that you want. Pay OVER THE PHONE (no money or card payments will be taken at the shop door). Arrange a collection date and time. Turn up at the time and date arranged, bringing your payment card with you as proof of purchase. Wait outside the shop and your purchased goods will be safely brought to you. They will be operating in this way on Monday 9th, Wednesday 11th and Friday 13th November. Please note this is a trial and may or may not continue throughout the lockdown depending on how busy they are. Visit their Facebook page for more information and updates.
If you are a local shop or small business and would like to be included in this list please email firstname.lastname@example.org.