Do you know of other sustainable businesses, shops or services in the area? If you do please write us an email with contact details and a brief description of the business so that we can add them to the directory. Thank you.
Choose local and sustainable businesses to support our Community and our Planet
Food & Drink
A family farm business supplying free-range eggs to the local community. Based in Hampstead Norreys, Berkshire, the farm has been in the family for over 50 years
Beer, There & Everywhere
Offering a range of beers in refillable glass growlers. They also have a range of upcycled craft beer candles, which make ideal gifts for the beer lovers in your life. Cutting down on single use packaging and having a pint at the same time, sound good?
Farncombe Farm has been a family run business since the 1900s. Their fields are farmed without the use of chemical fertilisers and pesticides and their native breed beef cattle graze in herds on the Lambourn downs, enjoying a low stress environment on a diet of native and herb rich pastures to bring out the tender meadow flavours of our 100% grass fed beef.
Hillside House Honey
Local award winning beekeepers from Great Shefford, supplying unblended pure honey, pure beeswax candles and associated beeswax products such as soaps, lip balms and polishes.
My Apple Juice
Offering an apple pressing service that turns your own apples into delicious juice, pasteurised in glass bottles to last 18 months, with your house name on the label! Also schools & communities can gather apples, which will be pressed and have their name on the labels – so they can sell onto their supporters to raise funds. If you want to make cider, let My Apple Juice press the juice from your apples so you can make it into cider at home.
The Rats Whiskers
Herb and fruit infusions, available by the scoop, or packed in re-useable bags, and delicious fruit jerky, made using a mix of wild foraged and surplus fruit.
Stocking organic loose whole foods, dry goods, nuts, tea, toiletries. Fight plastic packaging pollution and bring your own containers to the Scoop zero-waste to fill with store cupboard staples including organic pasta, rice, fruit, nuts, tea, chocolate and more.
Emporio Green Army
A small, enthusiastic business selling plastic-free and sustainably produced products in West Berkshire. From coconut pan scrapers to a full range of shampoo bars and vegan oral care, the Emporio has a wide variety of items to help you ditch the plastic.
The Hive Eco Store & Refills
A mobile refill shop that focuses on zero waste and plastic free refills for home cleaning, body & hair care, and ingredients to make your own home cleaning products (white vinegar, bicarbonate of soda, coarse salt). It also stocks eco and vegan friendly skin care, dental care, personal hygiene, soaps, shampoo & conditioner bars, reusable cloths and lots of other things to make your home toxin free and kinder to the environment.
Local maker of beeswax food wraps, an eco-friendly, plastic-free way to keep your food fresh. Beeswax wraps can be reused again and again, simply hand wash between uses. Also offering a range of other reusables on offer including cloth sanitary pads, refillable drinks bottles, washable kitchen roll, sandwich pouches and more.
Jim The Bike Guy
Jim The Bike Guy, a Cytech accredited, fully insured mobile bicycle technician, repairing and servicing bikes in the Newbury, Thatcham, Hungerford and Marlborough area.