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Top tips for the perfect BBQ

Top tips for the perfect BBQ

With National BBQ Week kicking-off today (4th - 10th July) we're sharing these great tips from Jamie Oliver that we follow every time we light those coals. #LoveBBQ Put a stopper on it - Jamie recommends to get the extra smoky flavour you need to have a...

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Organic meat is better for people and planet

Organic meat is better for people and planet

Less is better Meat is a hot topic at the moment, and not just because it's BBQ season. Most bodies, from the Climate Change Committee to the National Food Strategy, urge reducing meat consumption by 20% - 30% to take the pressure off the environment. That makes much...

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World Bee Day 2022

World Bee Day 2022

World Bee Day is a day that celebrates one of the most marvellous creatures on planet Earth- the glorious bee. Whether it’s a honeybee, a common carder bee or the fuzzy bumblebee, all of these buzzing creatures play a wonderful role in helping the planet. Why are bees...

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5 Easy ways to minimize your food waste

5 Easy ways to minimize your food waste

We've teamed up with Too good to go and produced five top tips on how to reduce food waste. Do some clever shopping Many supermarkets provide very large shopping baskets, which can give you the impression of not having bought enough. So you might buy more than you...

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Bacon mistakes to avoid

Bacon mistakes to avoid

Whether it is smoked, unsmoked, back or streaky we all love a bacon sandwich! Here are some common bacon mistakes to avoid in order to create the ultimate bacon sandwich: Trying to cook cold bacon- The secret to cooking bacon is trying not to cook it too cold. The...

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6 Nations rugby on Royal Oak TV

6 Nations rugby on Royal Oak TV

The Guinness 6 Nations tournament has started, running through to the middle of March. All the important matches will be playing on the TV in the pub, plus bar snacks available.

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Farce

Farce

More farce in Bishopstone as the locals put on their acting hats for Look Who’s Talking at the village hall from January 26 to 29, 7.30 kick off. The five ‘actors’ throw off their shackles and deliver their lines with all the aplomb you’d expect from a planning...

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Helping Hands

Helping Hands

Now that the festivities are well and truly over you maybe taking the time to have a good old sort out?! Bishopstone Stores is a drop off point for the Swindon Food Collective! They are our local food bank and are very happy to receive donations of non perishable (and...

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Last minute purchasing

Last minute purchasing

Missed out on our Christmas deliveries? Pop down to your local Sainsbury’s for our Speedy Sausages and Streaky Bacon and have your pigs in blankets in time for Christmas!

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Perfect Christmas Gifts

Perfect Christmas Gifts

Struggling to find the perfect present this Christmas? Wanting to support local businesses? Wanting to shop more sustainably? We've got the perfect solution for you. Here's our ultimate Christmas gift guide in order for you to have all your Christmas shopping done...

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