Stock & Suppliers
We stock a wide range of goods catering for all your everyday household needs. We have a large variety of fresh, chilled and frozen food including bacon, sausages, meat, ham and ice cream from local suppliers. Other locally supplied goods are fresh bread, eggs, jams, preserves, pickles and home-baked cakes and pastries.
We stock wild bird food and pet food, greetings cards and seasonal gifts, Ordnance Survey maps, local footpath maps, leaflets & community magazines.
On the souvenir front, we produce our own Polstead notecards featuring photographs by a local photographer, Polstead tea towels designed by a local artist and bone china Polstead mugs, ideal as gifts or for your own use.
If you require something that we don’t stock, please contact our stock team, or one of our helpers in the Shop, and make your request in time for delivery the following Tuesday.
We are particularly pleased to include in our ranges the following
speciality foods from local suppliers:
Apple Juice and Preserves from Willow Farm, Polstead
Apples and Berries from Willow Farm, Polstead
Bread from Sparling & Faiers, Lavenham
Dairy Ice Cream from Criterion Ices, Thurston
Ham from Leeders of Boxford
Homemade Cakes & Pastries from Daphne’s of Layham
Jams and Eggs from Rangers, Long Melford
Jams and preserves from ‘The Jam Shed’, Halstead
Meat and Bacon from The Jolly Butcher, Hadleigh
Sausages from Musk’s of Newmarket
Suffolk Honey from Simpson & Clarke, Edwardstone
Wild Bird Food from Hadleigh Pet Food Supplies
We are also the ‘Box Office’ for local ticketed events
Polstead Post Office
offers access to a comprehensive range of Postal and Banking services, including:
Post Office ATM cash service
Commission-free Foreign Currency (Euros supplied on demand)
ISAs and other Savings Products
Post Office Credit Card
Post Office Gift Cards
The People’s Christmas Club
Polstead Community Shop CIC is a company limited by guarantee,
registered in England under Company Number 7461050
Its registered office is: The Green, Polstead, Colchester, CO6 5AL Tel: 07833206797