Stoke Community Shop window March 2024

Your local community-run convenience store

Stoke-sub-Hamdon Community Shop is run and funded by the people of the village. We also have a Post Office service three days a week offering standard counter services. Check out our facebook page for daily updates and special offers.

Community Shop opening hours

  • Monday to Friday: 8am – 4.30pm
  • Saturday: 8am – 4pm
  • Sunday: 8.30am – 12.30pm

Post Office opening hours

  • Monday: 9am – 12 midday
  • Thursday: 1pm – 4pm
  • Friday: 9am – 12 midday

What we sell

  • Groceries, wholefoods and general household goods
  • Bio-D cleaning and laundry refills – bring your own container to top up on eco-friendly washing-up, laundry and cleaning liquids plus hand and body cleansers
  • Newspapers, magazines, stationery and greetings cards
  • Alcohol and tobacco
  • Fresh bread, pies and pastries
  • Ice cream and frozen desserts
  • Biscuits, cakes and confectionary
  • Soft drinks and sports drinks
  • Meat from local butcher Kevin McAdam
  • Unhomogenised Somerset milk and cream from Bruton Dairy
  • Vegan and vegetarian produce
  • Frozen foods and ready meals
  • and much more!

Place orders with us for

  • Daily deliveries of fresh bread, pastries and pies fresh from award-winning local bakery Bakery Roy-Al
  • Newspaper and magazines. We stock a wide range of daily newspapers and periodicals and accept prepay vouchers.

Pop in to the shop to place your order, or phone 01935 509100.

Please pick up your reserved newspapers and bread orders by:

  • 15.30, Monday to Saturday
  • 12 midday, Sunday  

Our services

Orders and home deliveries

If you are having problems getting out and about, Stoke Community Hub can help you with orders and home deliveries of shopping.

Gas and electricity top-ups and bill payments

We are a Payzone store so you can:

  • top up your gas key and electricity and gas cards with suppliers including British Gas, Scottish Power, E-on, EDF and N-Power
  • pay other utilities bills such as water
  • top up your mobile phone credit.

We cannot take TV licence payments. TV Licensing explains how to pay for your licence using a payment card.

Parcel saves

If you’re waiting for a parcel delivery but know you won’t be at home to receive it, have it delivered to us instead. For a small fee, we will keep it safe until you pop in to pick it up. Please bring ID with you when collecting.

Charges per week per item

  • Small parcel: 50p
  • Medium parcel: £1
  • Large parcel £2

Ask for your parcels to be addressed to:

Stoke-sub-Hamdon Community Shop, 6b High Street, Stoke-sub-Hamdon, Somerset TA14 6PP