We don’t have any vacancies currently.
The shop is fortunate to have some excellent full-time and part-time permanent employees. Ian our manager is assisted by Yvonne, Chris, Kathy, Su and Amber. Giorgia runs the Post Office, with David as cover.
Please read about our team of volunteers under Our Community.
The committee consists of a group of volunteers who have been elected by the shareholders.
Members of the 2019/2020 committee are: Helen Boothman (Chair), Anthony Garside (Vice-Chair), Ann Utley (Treasurer), John Stanger (Membership Secretary), John Mills (Society Secretary), Paul Boothman, Lesley Craig and Bill Skinner.
Angela Passant, also a volunteer, is Clerk to the Committee.
The Committee meets monthly to discuss the operation and management of the shop. Here you can view the minutes of those meetings.
Our third Annual General Meeting will be held on Sunday March 29th, 2020.
The AGM, which all shareholders are invited to attend as voting members, reviews the previous year’s progress and looks forward to the year ahead. Villagers who are not shareholders may also attend.
Our second 3-year Plan, to run from 2020 to 2023, will be presented at the AGM.
The minutes of the 2019 AGM can be found here - AGM Minutes 14th April 2019 (Final)
An important part of the functioning of Our Shop its suppliers. Since establishing Our Shop in 2017, we have built a network of over 20 suppliers from Cambridgeshire and East Anglia who produce a range of quality foods with values that match those of the community shop.
Some of these local suppliers are currently (March 2020):
Houghton Mill for flour
Woods of Biggleswade for bread and pastries, delivered daily
Alpha Eggs from Hilton – all free range
Fenstanton Butchers for fresh and frozen meat
Grafham Water Rainbow Trout (frozen)
Measures of Brampton for pies
Glebe Farm of King’s Ripton for gluten-free cereals