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Big News !

Big News !

We are delighted to be a runner up in the Gumtree Small Business Blast Off ! Read about it here : https://www.gumtree.com/info/l...…

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It's been a month

It's been a month

We have been open for a month & business is tiddling along nicely.....it is lovely to see all our customers (old & new) & fantastic that they are being so obliging in adhering to the Coronavirus rules.www.gov.uk/coronavirus…

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We are nearly open !

We are nearly open !

We open on 27 April at 10:00 - look forward to seeing you all !!…

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Neighbourhood Food

Neighbourhood Food

Since lockdown began, we have been looking at ways we can support our local community, one of the ways we have found is to use the shop as a pick up point for our local neighbourhood food hub. Neighbourhood Food is a fantastic initiative that…

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Christmas is nearly here.....

Christmas is nearly here.....

We can't wait to don our party hats & let the festivities begin for this years micro-christmas. A BIG thank you to all the customers who have supported us through this very turbulent year. We will close at about 4pm on Christmas Eve &…

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Autumn Adventures

Autumn Adventures

Our sister company intrepid:scotland led some great Bushcraft Basics sessions during half term. Aside from the usual marshmallows, the kids used knives, axes and firesteels to make a natural shelter, build a fire and cook lunch. The children …

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Back to (almost...) normal

Back to (almost...) normal

We have had a great month & it has been lovely seeing lots of our favourite customers back in the shop ! This month we had some extra-special visitors who were cycling from Lands End to John O Groats & I am glad to report have succeed…

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We are opening again.....

We are opening again.....

We are feeling a little nervous and tentative about opening our doors again but we are planning to open up on 15th July. We will be Coronavirus ready with a perspex screen at the till & hand sanitiser for our customers. The Government has…

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Whilst Our Shop Is Closed

Whilst Our Shop Is Closed

As we have been closed since the outset of the Coronavirus Crisis, we have been looking for things to do with the shop so now we are the pick up point for the Balfron Neighbourhood Food Market each Thursday and we are also a drop off point fo…

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Strange Times Are Upon Us

Strange Times Are Upon Us

We understand that Coronavirus will prevent you from coming out so please shop online. We are now offering FREE LOCAL DELIVERY to: Aberfoyle, Strathard, Gartmore, Port of Menteith, Buchlyvie, Thornhill, Kippen & Killearn.…

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We Are Up & Running

We Are Up & Running

The shop is open and we are operating online which is very exciting and slightly nerve wracking. It has been a surprise and a delight to see people buy our products and to see what they buy....I would never have guessed that bamboo cutlery wo…

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It's National Picnic Week

It's National Picnic Week

Did you know it's National Picnic Week ? Perfect timing as summer is on its way...even in Scotland ! As luck would have it, we have lots of lovely stock to meet your picnicing needs including fabulous picnic mats, bamboo cutlery, sporks, wate…

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Are you going Doune the Rabbit Hole ?

Are you going Doune the Rabbit Hole ?

If you are at Doune the Rabbit Hole Festival this weekend & need some kit then pop into Intrepid....we have all sorts of essentials that will make your stay a little more comfortable & luxurious: waterproofs, picnic mats, camping stov…

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Carve A Pumpkin !

Carve A Pumpkin !

We are looking forward to our first pumpkin carving workshop in the shop on Wednesday 30 October. Book now for fantastic evening carving pumpkins with Intrepid. We will supply pumpkins & tools to help you to create your spooky masterpiece…

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Do You Want to Make a Spoon ?

Do You Want to Make a Spoon ?

We loved our pumpkin carving workshop & now can't wait to make a spoon. If it is on your list of things to do, then come along & make a spoon.....you could just make an extra special christmas gift for the ones you love !…

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