Winsham Village Shop & Post Office
Owned by the Community Serving the Community

Church Street, Winsham, Chard,TA20 4JA
Tel:01460 30225

Shop & Post Office

Winsham Shop & Post office 9th May


 Please note increased post office hours this week commencing 18th May :

  MONDAY  & TUESDAY 18/19 May: 9.30 am to 2.00pm  

Wednesday-Friday 20/22 May: 9.30am to 1.30pm


The good news is that bakery is back in business from Monday 11th May . However, it is a reduced d workforce which means a reduced range and they may have some teething pains in meeting demand as they re-establish the operation.

 Fresh Sliced Bread and rolls are available daily - Monday to Saturday .To see  range of bread and rolls they can supply -Click HERE

We will only offer sliced bread to avoid handling in shop.

 In order to supply what you need it would be good to know demand in advance and for our customers to place orders .

Please place order via shop 01460 30225 or 

by 12pm day before required 

Winsham Shop Management Committee  

Important further information-See below:


 MONDAY TO FRIDAY : 9.30 am to 12.30pm  

Shop only Opening Hours: 

Monday to Friday 7- 4pm (earlier closing), Saturday 8-1pm
On Sundays we will be closed and will distribute all pre-ordered papers via a paper round


We are happy to take your orders for either pick up or delivery.
Telephone orders:  Monday/Tuesday/Thursday/Friday, to 01460 30225
Email orders:  Monday – Friday, to 


Wednesday Mornings: Please avoid coming to the shop or phoning between approximately 10.15am and 11.30am on Wednesday morning as we temporarily close to handle our major weekly delivery  

New Ranges: 

We have lots of new products available in the shop including a new range of creams and cheeses. Available daily from Trewithen Dairy in Cornwall ,who supply all our fresh milk- make sure you order day before to guarantee availability. Details below: 





 Retail Price

Longley Farm Single Cream



Longley Farm Double cream



Longley Farm Double cream



Longley Farm Soured cream



Longley Farm Creme Fraiche



Longley Farm  Buttermilk



Clotted Cream


Depends on size

Aerosol cream 

500g (large)





 Retail Price

Longley Farm  Full fat Cream Cheese



Longley Farm Cottage cheese



Trevarrion  St. Endellion Brie



Trevarrion  Camembert



Davistow mature cheddar






Mozzarella  ball




Fruit & Vegetables 

Our supplier delivers daily and if you order the day before we can get you what is available from their very extensive range .At the moment punnets of strawberries and blueberries are popular. Please just ask and we will do our best to help. Please place any orders the day before to ensure availability. 

 Jon Thorner Fresh Meat , Pies and Quiches 

We have heard that those have tried have enjoyed the pies and quiches on offer from Somerset's Jon Thorner - see full range (click HERE) . Please note a few of the prices of the pies and quiches have gone up from product list, which has yet to be updated, but gives you an idea of what is available .

 Any questions or feedback please let us know via

Winsham Shop Management Committee 

Food Bank

There is now a food bank box in the shop for The Lord’s Larder and we have been really heartened by the response. 

The food banks, not surprisingly, are having a very difficult time at present, so anything anyone contributes is most gratefully received. Please give it a thought when you are in the shop, however brief your visit. 

The contents is taken weekly into Chard for distribution in the local area.


Volunteers Wanted

We could always do with more volunteers to call on.  If you would like to help please contact via email:


Multi purpose compost:

The following product is available for delivery to your home on a Friday.

Ring shop by 4pm Tuesday to place order for Friday

·       Multi Purpose Compost 60 Litres £5.49 a bag or 3 bags for £15

If you have any other questions or need help contact:

Contact Shop on phone 01460 30225 during opening hours (please do not rely on leaving message)  or e-mail:

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Winsham Shop and Post Office has an unbroken history of 150 years of service to the people of Winsham. Over this period it has had many different proprietors, but now it is run by the village, for the village. Good value, a wide range of merchandise, local produce and friendly service meets the needs of local residents, whether they are doing their weekly shop or just popping in for a convenience or an ‘emergency’ item.

Many prices match those of the big Supermarkets. Open seven days a week, a tightly managed grocery and convenience store is a major asset to the community.

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