Thea Jones

Special festive offers in the shop

We have a wide range of special festive sweet treat offers in the shop through the Christmas period, while stocks last until 4th January 2022. 

You can find tubs of Quality Street, Celebrations and Nestle Dairy Boxes alongside Ferrero Rocher, Thorntons Classic and Galaxy Selection boxes.

There’s also varieties of Lindt Lindor, Maltesers and Galaxy Milk Chocolate Truffles, plus Terry’s Chocolate Orange in both Milk and White Chocolate forms, mini and crispy too!

For full details, pop in store or give us a call on 01803 842148. If you would like to include anything as part of a Christmas order for delivery or collection, please let us know as soon as possible so we can put any products aside for you. 


Christmas 2021 Opening Hours

As usual, we’ll be operating reduced opening hours over the Christmas and New Year period. Please see below for full details.

Friday 24th December – 7.30am to 2pm

Saturday 25th December – Closed

Sunday 26th December – Closed

Monday 27th December – 8am to 12 noon

Tuesday 28th December – 8am to 12 noon

Wednesday 29th December – 7.30am to 5.30pm

Thursday 30th December – 7.30am to 5.30pm

Friday 31st December – 7.30am to 2pm

Saturday 1st January – 8am to 12 noon

Sunday 2nd January – 8am to 12 noon

Monday 3rd January – 8am to 12 noon

Tuesday 4th January onwards – back to normal

Christmas deliveries and orders for collection

We will be making deliveries of Christmas provisions on Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd December this year. Deliveries are available for all our usual delivery customers, plus anyone else wanting deliveries that week.

To help us manage orders for delivery, please ensure you have placed your order with us via phone on 01803 842148 or email to by Monday 20th December. Please note that any meat orders from Savill’s the Butchers will need to be arranged with them directly by Sunday 12th December, but can be included with your groceries delivery. 

Customers can also request us to put an order together for collection from the shop during Christmas week, by 2pm on Friday 24th (Christmas Eve).

If you would like to place an order for collection, please pick up and complete a paper order form in the shop or email your list to us by Friday 10th December.

Donations to Brixham Food Bank over Christmas

We’re continuing to collect donations for Brixham Food Bank through the Christmas period. Customers can drop their donations into the shop, or make a cash donation which we will convert into fresh fruit and vegetables.

Seasonal Veg Baskets for Christmas

Made to order and locally sourced where possible, our vegetable baskets make a great Christmas gift for friends and family. The baskets feeds a family of four and offer a selection of fresh vegetables for £12, allowing your recipient to sample some of the more unusual veg. Smaller options are available on request.

For more information and to order a basket, give us a call on 01803 842148 or email

Sharpham wines for Christmas

We have a selection of wines available in the shop from local supplier Sharpham Wine. From their Sparkling Blanc Brut to their Pinot Noir Rose, Dart Valley Reserve and latest arrival ‘New Release’, there’s something to suit your festive celebrations or gift-giving needs.

An update from the Market Stall – November 2021

Locally grown and English fresh fruit and vegetables are currently in good supply, so we have plenty to choose from on the Market Stall as we approach the festive season.

From our local farmers across Devon and Cornwall, our picks include:

– Potatoes – Bakers and Sagitta

– Red beetroot

– Cabbage – hispi, savoy, white, red

– Cauliflower

– Celeriac

– Kale – green and black varieties

– Spring greens

– Apples – Braeburn, Bramleys, Coxes, Royal Gala

From further afield:

Beetroot (candy and golden varieties), Chantenay carrots, leeks, onions (red/Spanish and pickling varieties), sprouts, swedes, purple sprouting broccoli, Heritage tomatoes, radishes, pea shoots, closed cup & wild mushrooms, blueberries, raspberries, redcurrants and chillies.

For more information on any of our produce and to place an order for collection or delivery, give us a call on 01803 842148. Alternatively please email

New vegan chocolate bars, chutney selections, brandy butter and more

We’re adding to our range of Free From products in the shop, with the arrival of Gnaw Oat Milk vegan bars available in Chocolate and Orange Crunch.

You can also find Hunts Devon Cider 3pk selection (£9.99) and Otter Vale Westcountry Chutney selection (£11.99) on sale, which make great gifts for birthdays and Christmas. Or if it’s a toast you’re looking to make, you can find bottles of Royd’s Mulled Wine alongside handmade Brandy Butter from Thursday Cottage.

Pop into the shop to browse the full range of products or place an order for collection or delivery.

Christmas stamps and Royal Mail recommended posting dates

For 2021, Royal Mail’s festive stamp designs offer a modern take on the Nativity story. The stamps are available to purchase from Galmpton Post Office for all your season’s greetings, and by buying from us you can help support your local Post Office.

Here’s also a reminder of the upcoming latest recommended posting dates for Royal Mail services:

International Economy:

Fri 26 Nov – Cyprus, Eastern Europe, Greece, Iceland, Malta and Turkey

Mon 29 Nov – Western Europe

HM Forces Mail – British Forces Post Office (BFPO):

Mon 29 Nov – Operational HM Forces

Mon 6 Dec – Static HM Forces

UK Inland Services:

Sat 18 Dec – 2nd Class, 2nd Class Signed For

Tue 21 Dec – 1st Class, 1st Class Signed For

Thu 23 Dec – Special Delivery Guaranteed

International Standards and International Tracking and Signature Services:

Australia – Mon 6 Dec

Canada – Mon 13 Dec

Cyprus – Fri 10 Dec

Denmark – Thu 16 Dec

France – Sat 18 Dec

Germany – Thu 16 Dec

Greece – Sat 11 Dec

Ireland – Thu 16 Dec

Italy – Mon 13 Dec

New Zealand – Mon 6 Dec

Portugal – Thu 16 Dec

Spain – Thu 16 Dec

Sweden – Mon 13 Dec

USA – Mon 13 Dec

Don’t forget! We are always happy to answer any questions and provide advice on your postage needs. Pop into the shop, give us a call on 01803 842148 or email

We’ve found a new honey supplier

Thanks to our customers’ help with finding a new local honey supplier, we’ve found not just one but two new local honey suppliers.

We’re delighted to now be stocking jars of honey from Dartington based John’s Lovely Bees, and with smaller quantities of Galmpton honey available from another supplier in the new year.

Galmpton Post Office

Click here for our article on the future of Galmpton Post Office.

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