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Local Shops and Pubs re-opening

July 7, 2020 7:44 AM


During the current crisis, many of our local shops have responded magnificently, and they have adapted their businesses to the new situation. Please help all of those businesses that are now reopening, and follow the guidelines.

Worthen Londis and Post Office opening hours - 7 a.m. to 7.30 p.m. (7 days per week) 01743 891997. Kept well stocked and serving the community. Maximum of 2 people in the shop at any one time.

Marton Stores open Monday to Friday 6.30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday 9 am. to 12. 01938 561279 Restricted number in shop.

Chirbury Post Office and Stores Opening hours 8 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. Monday to Friday, Saturday 8.00 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. Sunday 9 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. 01938 561201. Restricted number in shop

Muckleton Meats is a local farm selling quality pork, prepared to a high standard, and available to order. They can also deliver to this area. Contact 01743 891525 www.muckletonmeats.com

Hignetts of Pontesbury Opening hours 8.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Saturday. Restricted numbers in the shop at any one time. Orders can be placed either online https://hignetts.co.uk/ or by phone 01743 790228. Delivery available to the local area.

Smith's Butchers of Minsterley Mondays open 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.. Tuesday to Friday 7.30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday 7 a.m to 2 p.m. Between 7:30am and 8.30am prioritising elderly and vulnerable customers. Only 1 customer allowed in the shop at a time. Call 07807 898404 or 01743 791863.

********And now the pubs and restaurants are reopening********

Cock Inn, Brockton Opening 12.00 Saturday 4th July. Still doing take-away Friday/Saturday and on Sunday for lunchtime roast dinner take-away 01743 891969. New chef, Martin, joining the team. (see menu details on page 13 )

The Yockleton Arms Hoping to reopen Wednesday 8th July for bookings only. Takeaway service currently Friday and Saturday only until further notice. For more information, see Facebook page or website. Phone 01743 821491.

Lowfield Inn, Marton Plan to reopen Saturday 4th July - just for drinks on 4th and 5th July - you will need to sit at the tables, no standing. From Monday 6th July there will be a reduced menu, booking recommended, tables of 6 maximum. Details still being finalised. 01743 891313.

The Sun Inn Reopening 4th July - bookings only and tables will be limited 01938 561211.

The Stables Inn, Hopesgate Reopening 4th July, booking of tables is essential - please contact them for further information 01743 891344.

The Stiperstones Inn, is reopening 4th July - bookings only - 01743 791327.

Thanks to Worthen News for a lot of this information, I've added a fair bit more.