Badsey Butchers - High Quality Family Butchers Since 1960

Worcester News:

For all your Christmas, food from traditional roast to cheese boards, we pride ourselves in our ability to combine the very highest standards in the quality of our food at the most competitive price. We hope that you find all the information you need on this site and you are assured of a warm welcome when you visit us at our shop at High Street, Badsey, Evesham. With years of butchering experience amongst our award-winning staff we are happy to advise on cuts of meat, cooking methods and recipes – from traditional dishes to the exotic.

Badsey Butchers, 12 High St, Badsey, Evesham WR11 7EW

Tel: 01386 830459

Sue Shaw Skin Aesthetics

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If you are looking for a friendly expert to provide you with the best skin treatments available, then come and see me. I have wealth of experience and a range of treatments that will give you the results you are looking for.

If you want occasional treatments as a treat or for special occasions, or more regular treatments to 'age manage' your skin, reduce blemishes and pore congestion, make your skin softer, smoother, clearer & brighter or reduce redness, I will make a difference.

I also have 20 years’ experience removing skin tags, brown age spots, red veins & white heads. Quick & great results.

Sue Shaw Skin Aesthetics ,141 Barnard's Green Road, Malvern. WR14 3LT

Tel: 07882 976 608

Leedons Residential & Holiday Park and Broadway Residential Park

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Leedons Residential Park is a pleasant 10-minute walk from the picturesque village of Broadway. With its shops, banks, Post Office, cafes and restaurants, Broadway is nestled amongst stunning countryside beneath the Cotswold escarpment and overlooked by Broadway Tower.

Leedons is one of the few residential parks in the UK to hold the prestigious Gold Award for Conservation, awarded by David Bellamy. This truly is countryside living, with a diverse range of wildlife inhabiting the park. From the stone wall landscape of the Cotswolds to the Vale of Evesham, you will not find a more beautiful area to live in.

Allens Caravans, Childswickham Rd, Broadway WR12 7HB

Tel: 01386 852423

Broadway Golf Club

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Come and enjoy our exceptional golf course with spectacular views and ‘year-round’ golf. We have a Limited number of membership opportunities still available (complimentary nine holes with every membership enquiry).

Superb clubhouse renowned for its catering excellence and vibrant and friendly atmosphere.

Retail, coaching and golf gift vouchers available. You are guaranteed a warm welcome. For more information please email:

Broadway Golf Club, Willersey Hill, Willersey, Broadway WR12 7LG

Tel: 01386 853683

Colston Bakery

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At Colston Bakeries, we're all about great service and quality food. Colston Bakeries can satisfy your appetite. We happily serve couples, families and large groups, and will be glad to make special accommodations for any occasion or request.

Have a question? Our friendly staff is waiting to hear from you. Please call us at 01684 563297 or even better pop in and see us at 56 Newtown road, Malvern.

Colston Bakery, 56 Newtown Road, Malvern, WR14 4LE

Tel: 01684 563297

The Defford Arms

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Bookings are now being taken for Christmas. Three-course festive menu available until Saturday, December 21. Alongside the festive menu will be our carvery and main menu, which are available daily.

The Defford Arms is under new management and has recently undergone a refurbishment.

Wilson, Surita and the team look forward to welcoming old and new customers. We can accommodate large groups, there are disabled facilities and we have rooms available.  Please contact us for more information or visit our Facebook page.

The Defford Arms, Upton Road, Defford Village, Pershore WR8 9BD

Tel: 01386 750378

Facebook: Defford Arms


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Denby is delighted to be a new concession partner working with Homebase on its journey of transformation and have just opened its second tableware and cookshop concession in Worcester.

Denby, the Derbyshire based manufacturer of high quality ceramics and homeware, has an internationally renowned brand name, a heritage stretching back over 200 years, and still uses many traditional hand crafting techniques and time-honoured skills.

The concessions offer multiple bays of Denby branded products and a ‘Shop the look’ approach with curated lifestyle tables offering trend inspired product stories and inspiration for the home.

Visit now to shop everything you need to prep and Serve a perfect Christmas dinner.

Denby Concession (Homebase), Elgar Retail Park, Blackpole Rd, Worcester WR3 8HP

Tel: 01905 757220

Hillers Farm Shop

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Award winning Hillers Farm Shop is owned and run by fourth generation sisters Sally and Emma. They are at the forefront of this busy, thriving farm shop.

Alongside the farm shop, which includes Ragley Estate Butchers and Hillers Fish Shop, is The Garden Restaurant offering scrumptious specials every day and delicious cream teas.

Hillers Garden & Plant Centre provides inspiration for your own garden with the beautiful display garden to walk around and the bird hide - their best kept secret.

Hillers Gifts & Interiors offers an extensive range in their clothing boutique featuring some great named brands. Visit Hillers where you'll be assured of a warm welcome.

Hillers, Dunnington Heath Farm, Alcester B49 5PD

Tel: 01789 772771

Humphries Shoes

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Humphries Shoes is very much a family run, family-friendly independent shoe retailer. Priding ourselves on our quality and personal service, we are able to cater for the whole family. As a result of this, we see generations of families coming back to us year after year for all their footwear needs.

Our Stow-on-the-Wold store stocks a fantastic selection of footwear in both men’s and women’s departments. We also stock a selection of accessories from handbags and purses to belts for men. We stock men’s shoes in sizes 6 – 13 and women’s shoes in sizes 3 – 9, including half sizes where available. Unfortunately, our Stow-on-the-Wold store does not have a children’s department, however this means we are able to stock a larger selection of item in both men’s and women’s departments.

Humphries Shoes, Kingfisher Shopping Centre, 30 - 32 Evesham St, Redditch B97 4HH

Tel: 01527 62416

LDA Meats

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LDA Meats is a catering and retail butchery outlet. We also offer a pig roast service for weddings and events. We are based in Ledbury, Herefordshire, so please feel free to pop in and see us.

Our Christmas price list is now available on our Facebook page LDA Meats Ltd and in store.

LDA Meats, Unit 4, Lynden Business Park, New Mills, Lower Road Trading Estate, Ledbury HR8 2DJ

Facebook: LDA Meats Ltd 

The Map Shop

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The Map Shop was established in 1975 as an offshoot from a land survey partnership and has now developed into a successful international business selling and distributing maps world-wide.

Situated in Upton upon Severn, a small picturesque riverside town in the Heart of England, the premises offer both a counter and mail order service.

The Map Shop carries one of the largest inventories of maps and travel guides with over 55,000 items in stock available from over 200 worldwide publishers.

The Map Shop, 15 High St, Upton upon Severn, Worcester WR8 0HJ

Tel: 01684 593146

Mike Leach Jewellers

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Add a personal touch to your Christmas gift with a trip to Mike Leach Jewellers in Malvern.

Based on the Worcester Road, Link Top, Malvern. We offer plenty of one-of-a-kind items and stocks a wide range of jewellery, gifts and watches.

We are a registered Seiko elite dealer and stock the whole of the company’s range, from everyday watches to sports watches, including a large range of Seiko’s latest solar-powered watches.

The independent shop sells a wide range of jewellery at competitive prices and stocks items which cannot be found on the high street. We also stock a large range of gifts for men and children.

M Leach has more than 25 years’ experience in repairing and refurbishing watches, clocks and jewellery and Mr Leach, a qualified horologist, offers a personal service, carried out in the shop.

Come visit us at: M Leach Jewellers, 98 Worcester Rd, Malvern WR14 1NY

Tel: 01684 573673

Facebook: M Leach Jewellers

Monksfield Farm

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Pop down to Little Monksfield Farm in Newlands and pick your own tree from a wide variety of sizes....all at £5 per foot!  All trees have been grown on the farm and are potted and minimal drop.  Wreaths, holly and mistletoe are also available as well as logs and kindling. Take home a pot of delicious Malvern honey made by the bees on our farm. Trees available from December 1.

Christmas Trees @ Little Monksfield Farm

Reindeer Court

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Eat. Shop. Relax. With new owners, a host of new businesses and stylish refurbishment in the works, there has never been a better time to visit Reindeer Court.

Reindeer Court is a sophisticated shopping arcade located within Worcester’s retail core, offering a unique shopping experience, just a stone’s throw from an abundance of car parking and city centre amenities.

You’re spoilt for choice when it comes to fashion, gifts and jewellery, with retailers offering a wide range of unique and quality items. Specialist lingerie and vintage clothing outlets sit alongside an elegant florist and unisex hairdressers, providing a rich and diverse shopping experience, while a traditional pub and café sit at either end of the Court, providing much needed refreshment.

Reindeer Court, Worcester

Royal Oak Kinnersley

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A traditional English country pub with restaurant, we are serving Christmas fayre until December 24. Two courses and three courses to include mince pies, tea or coffee.

We stock a variety of fine real ales, lagers, ciders, fine wines and spirits. Naturally, we also offer a range of soft drinks.

Serving high quality traditional English pub food, we utilise locally sourced ingredients wherever possible. 

We offer B&B accommodation in comfortable rooms all featuring en-suite facilities. TV and tea and coffee making facilities are also provided. Quiz night on the last Sunday of each month. For further information about our live music nights and our January Specials check website.

The Royal Oak, Kinnersley, Kinnersley, Worcester WR8 9JR

Tel: 01905 371482

Slimming World

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Over the years, so much has changed – and so much has stayed the same. Our founding principles haven’t changed. There’s Food Optimising – our uniquely satisfying way of eating, based on the liberating concept of Free Food. And more importantly, there’s our passion for treating every member with genuine care, empathy and respect – putting them and their success at the heart of everything we do.

We can’t wait to meet you and start you on your journey to a happier, healthier you.

A super slimmer has been celebrating following her incredible weight loss.

Maria Loureiro, 50, from Worcester, has slimmed down losing over 6 and a half stone in less than a year.

Since joining her Slimming World group at Perdiswell, in January 2019, Mrs Loureiro has made long-term healthy lifestyle changes and has loved every minute of it!

Maria says "When I first joined my group I never dreamt that I would be in the position I am now. Losing weight has made such a difference to my life. My health has improved, I have more energy, do loads more exercise and I'm so much happier. I'm so pleased I joined my group and love the support and ideas I get there. I've made lifelong friends there too."

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Smart Trees Christmas Trees

Worcester News:

At Smart Trees we have been growing trees onsite since 1994. Throughout the year we take special care in the maintenance and treatment of the trees. We cut our trees every couple of days to keep them fresh for our customers.

Each tree is cut, drilled for display and netted to be protected until ready for a display stand. We keep a very large stock of trees on display stands to allow you the best visual experience when searching for your tree. Once you have chosen, one of our friendly staff will net the tree and carry it to your car for you.

Enter our indoor forest and you enter a magical land, where you can meander through the trees catching falling snow and bubbles along the way. Stop to see our Nativity, stroke our Reindeer who will be waiting to meet all the visitors and then receive a magic coin. Next you will find the Magical Wishing Well where you can throw in your coin and make a wish before going on to meet the Elves and enter the Grotto.

Here you’ll find Santa sat next to his fire cheeks all aglow waiting to meet all the children, a gift for all.

Smart Trees Ltd, Field Farm house, Hill Furze Rd, Bishampton, Pershore WR10 2LZ

Tel: 01386 462706

The Berkeley Arms

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Recently reopened under new management, the Berkeley Arms is a friendly welcoming pub on the Evesham Road at Spetchley.  It offers homemade and traditional food seven days a week  at lunch times and evenings. Special offers are available every day with an excellent carvery on a Sunday. Comfy seating and log fires for those chilly evenings.  A function room is also available for weddings, family parties and wakes.  Call Steve or Natalie to discuss your requirements. Find the Berkeley Arms on Facebook

The Berkeley Arms, Evesham Rd, Spetchley, Worcester WR7 4QL

Tel: 01905 345483

Facebook: The Berkeley Arms 

The Boot Inn

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Parts of this family-run, award-winning, traditional coaching inn can be traced back to the 13th century.  Home of the famous steak on the stone, with original wooden beams, two log fires and even a friendly ghost.

If you’re looking for a romantic inn in Flyford Flavell, look no further than The Boot Inn. You’ll enjoy relaxing rooms that offer a flat screen TV, and you can stay connected during your stay as The Boot Hotel offers guests free Wi-Fi. Plus, The Boot Hotel offers free breakfast, providing a pleasant respite from your busy day. For guests with a vehicle, free parking is available

With a Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence, AA 4 Gold star award and a top score food hygiene rating The Boot Inn at Flyford Flavell is well worth a visit. Christmas bookings are now being taken.   Full menu and more information can be found on the website.

The Boot Inn, Radford Rd, Worcester WR7 4BS

The Retreat

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We are an amazing food establishment that offers a great selection of meals suitable for anyone. Gluten free? We got it! Vegan? We got it! Fussy eater? We got it! You can also have food to TAKEAWAY!!! Give us a call or pop in to see us and you can have ANY meal to take home and enjoy in your own company.

We have a spectacular selection of drinks from gin to wine to J20! We have enough gins to suit everybody and we may even have some you have never tried before. Bringing in a large party? We have so much to offer to ensure everybody can get a drink they can truly enjoy. And if you’re only having a drink, you can get yourself a packet of crisps/nuts to keep you going for a little while.

Our brilliant team are welcoming and caring towards customers and make The Retreat a great place to visit. Without the amazing staff we wouldn’t be the great pub that we are today. Our staff will do anything to ensure your time with us is the best and we can assure you that our staff will help you out in any way they can.

The Retreat, Woodbury Ln, Norton, Worcester WR5 2PT

Tel: 01905 820274

Facebook: The Retreat Inn 


Worcester News:

Insitu Furniture was established by furniture designer Jonathan Macmillan in1985. Since that time he has developed a close working relationship with major manufacturers like Ligne Roset from France, Varier and Stressless from Norway, Collins & Hayes from the UK, Fama from Spain, Rom from Belgium, Connubia from Italy as well as many other leading designers who produce contemporary furniture with quality and style.

Insitu Furniture, 35 Friar St, Worcester WR1 2NA

Tel: 01905 613515

Leigh Sinton Christmas Trees

Worcester News:

This year, when to comes to choosing the centerpiece of your festive decorations, be sure you don’t go barking up the wrong Christmas tree. Selecting the best tree for you and your home will ensure that you get the Christmas festivities off to a perfect start as nothing signals the beginning of Christmas better than getting all the lights and baubles down from the attic and gathering the family together to decorate the tree. And a real Christmas tree, grown locally in Worcestershire, adds something extra special to the whole Christmas experience. When Christmas tree hunting your first port of call should be the award-winning family run Leigh Sinton, who have been growing and selling Christmas trees since 1948.

The company operate two sites; the Leigh Sinton Christmas Tree Far and at ‘New’ Grove Farm/Claphill Lane site.

Leigh Sinton Christmas Tree Farm

British fresh grown trees here in the county of Worcestershire

On-going (British Christmas Tree Growers Association) BCTGA tree growing awards won over a 20-year period (1988 to 2018)

Family run and an award-winning company since 1948

Fresh daily cut, homegrown trees – all ‘height measured’ for customer ease…

The main site at Leigh Sinton will open on: Wednesday, November 27, 2019 (WR14 1UU)

The ‘New’ Grove Farm/Claphill Lane site will open on: Wednesday, November 27, 2019 (WR2 5TP)

Opening times at the main Leigh Sinton site (WR14 1UU)

Monday to Wednesday 9am to 5pm; Thursday, Friday and Saturday 9am to 7pm and Sunday 9am to 5pm.

Opening times at ‘New’ Grove Farm/Claphill Lane site (just off the main A44 roundabout (WR2 5TP)

Monday to Saturday 9am to 7pm and Sunday 9am to 5pm.

Both sites under cover and floodlit in the evenings.

Trees up to 15ft tall at Leigh Sinton Christmas Tree farm. Trees up to eight-foot tall at Grove Farm/Claphill Lane. Low needle-drop Nordmann firs, traditional Norway spruce and colourful waxed blue spruce.

Potted and pot-grown trees up to four-foot tall (potted trees are rooted but not guaranteed to live on).

Tree office: 01886 832305

Twitter: leighsintonchristmastrees