#StayingHomeWithHill – Which local businesses near you are still operating?

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We know this is a strange time for our customers, and so we have decided to launch #StayingHomeWithHill – a hashtag for you to follow filled with ideas to keep you and your families entertained while staying at home!

For our customers who live in one of our new homes, we have tried to round up the local businesses near you which are still providing a delivery service. If there are any local businesses you think we should add to the list near your new home, let us know and we will update our blog accordingly.

Fish Island Village, Hackney Wick

  • Forman’s & Sons – The famous fishery is offering a delivery service for fresh fish and their finest produce
  • Mother – This eco-conscious and plant-based café is offering contactless delivery or collection of organic fruit and vegetable boxes, in addition to a range of dried goods
  • Hackney Fresh – Hackney Fresh is still open daily, and offers fresh fruit and vegetables and a range of dry goods
  • Natura Pizzeria – The café pizzeria is now operating on a collection only basis after 1pm
  • Minor Figures – Fresh ground coffee and oat milk delivered to your door from East London

Farriers Yard, Balsham

  • The Old Butchers – This local coffee shop is offering vegetable boxes, meat, eggs and diary produce, as well as books and games for the kids
  • Balsham Stores and Post Office – This local hub is open for food, post, and other essentials and they also continue to deliver medications, food and papers.
  • The Bell Inn – Although the pub has closed its doors, they are offering a takeaway menu 7 days a week, and also have freshly tapped ales available to takeaway.

The Orchards, Great Abington

  • The Three Tuns – The local pub and thai restaurant is offering both takeaways and delivery around Great Abington
  • The Gog Farm Shop – This popular farm shop is daily and offers shopping with 2m distancing, and they have also introduced their ‘Stay In Car Gog Shop’ for contactless shopping
  • Abington Stores – The Abington Stores has reduced their shop hours and introduced a shopping hours for NHS and elderly staff only, and are also getting help from LOVE ABINGTON to organise orders and deliveries for customers who are self-isolating. The post office is open 5 days a week

Ironworks, Mill Road Cambridge

  • Modigliani – The Italian café is offering takeaway and is available on Deliveroo, with coffees, pastries, patisserie, pasta and more available
  • Tu Casa – Mill Road’s Spanish tapas restaurant is now offering takeaway via uber eats and also offers collection
  • The Edge Café – Ironworks neighbours The Edge Café have unfortunately closed their café however they still open every day for FareShare, where they redistribute food which would otherwise go to waste to the most vulnerable
  • Mill Road Butchers – This popular butchers store is open for reduced hours and enforcing social distancing, and are also offering home deliveries
  • Arjuna Wholefoods – This locally run cooperative is still open with fresh fruit, vegetables and dry good on offer and is limiting the amount of customers allowed in the store at one time
  • Vanderlyle Restaurant – The restaurant is offering a to-go service and is delivering to customers with a distanced delivery system

Ninewells, Cambridge

  • Shelford Deli – The community is able to place their orders of fresh produce, deli goods and alcoholic beverages and can collect them from the front door of the deli
  • Barker Bros Butchers – This family run butcher shop is still open with reduced opening hours, and will make home deliveries to the vulnerable and those who are self-isolating
  • The Three Horseshoes, Stapleford – this local pub is open for collection and delivery only, offering their standard menu and wine and cask beer
  • Square and Compass, Shelford – This cosy village pub is offering a limited menu available for takeaway 7 days a week

Meridian Fields, Hardwick

  • The Blue Lion – Offering a takeaway service of their of their regular pub menu between Wednesdays and Sundays
  • Nutty About Pets – This local pet store is open with reduced hours and limiting the amount of people in store at one time. They are also offering a home delivery service for the vulnerable and those self-isolating
  • The Plough Coton – The local pub is offering takeaways and home delivery on select days, and is also a great source for promoting local businesses

Motion, Leyton:

  • Bloom of the Block – This local florist is offering a home delivery service one day a week
  • Vinoramica – This family run business is providing a home delivery service for mixed cases of wine beer
  • Leyton Yoga – This local yoga centre have moved all of their classes online and are still welcoming people to join them for their sessions via zoom
  • Madina Cash and Carry – This international grocery store remains open with fresh and frozen goods
  • OrganicLea – Offering fruit and vegetable boxes for weekly delivery

Echo One, Harrow:

  • Hero Market – This plastic-free grocery store in South Harrow market is open for limited hours and is also offering a limited delivery service
  • Respira Yoga – The local Yoga school has moved all of their yoga classes online via zoom
  • Sweat Set – The personal training company already offered online training and continues to encourage people looking for great home exercise workouts to sign up
  • Curry Mahal Restaurant – The award-winning restaurant in South Harrow has closed its seating but is open for collection and is also offering delivery
  • Golden Sip – This Nepalese and Indian restaurant and banquet hall is now offering takeaways

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