Where to Shop

The Moody Baker is an artisan bakery co-operative. All their products are made by hand on their premises and they pride themselves on using locally sourced, organic and/or Fairtrade ingredients where possible. Their products are mainly vegetarian, but they offer a small, carefully selected range of meat products including their renowned Wolf pie – made with Allendale Brewery's famous Wolf Ale. They are also happy to cater for buffets and events and are experienced at catering for anyone with special dietary requirements.

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North Pennine Cycles is located on the C2C cycle route in the heart of the village of Nenthead. David Raeside, a cytech-2 qualified mechanic, offers an extensive all year round cyclist friendly service. The shop offers everything the keen or aspiring cyclist needs to get started or for supplies en-route. As well as the shop and range of on-site services David offers an out of hours recovery and repair service for cyclists who have problems on or off the C2C!

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Everyone is welcome at SPAR in Alston; a convenient supermarket and petrol filling station. Open from 6am to 10pm every day of the week including Bank Holidays. The supermarket has a wide range of grocery and dairy products; sufficient choice for a week's shopping or the essentials you have forgotten. Also, a hot food cabinet is stocked with filled rolls, pies and rotisserie chicken to Take Away and hot drinks are available from a self-service machine.

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The Cane Workshop are specialists in the re-caning and restoration of all traditional rattan cane furniture. They provide a comprehensive re-caning service where they use traditional methods and natural materials. They encourage visitors to pop in and see restorations in progress and chat about the heritage craft. From the town centre shop you can buy restored furniture, cane seat kits, and various locally made craftwork. Please ring to avoid dissapointment.

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At TLC they can banish a "Bad Hair Day". It's Simple ... if your hair looks great, you feel great. Visit any one of the 5 stylists with over 64 years of combined experience and knowledge. They can provide professional salon services with a bright, funky and fresh attitude. This includes creative and photographic work. Previous creations are often displayed in the windows to provide clients with ideas and examples of the standards of work.

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Urban Horse Bringing A Natural Balance Back To Horse And Rider!  Urban Horse is a locally based equestrian online store with a complete range of natural equine products. They specialise in natural horsemanship equipment including all horse care products for the barefoot and bitless horse and rider. Urban Horse offers exceptional quality products at very low prices and with quick delivery! Plus all their products are supported by a no-hassle returns policy!

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