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We're supporting Pat and Marie Curie Cancer Care!
Sixty-nine-year-old Armitage's customer Pat Ainsworth is running her 18th London Marathon this Sunday, in aid of Marie Curie Cancer Care. Pat first ran the 26-mile event in 1995, which is when she "got the bug"! She says "if at around 18 miles - what I call 'the wall' - my spirits drop, I will think of all the good people who have made it...
Local school's honey is creating a buzz with our breakfast customers!
Honey produced at a local school has been causing a real buzz with our breakfast customers! Year 4 students at Ashbrow Junior & Infant School have been making honey as part of their 'Forest School' learning, and sent Armitage's a good supply to use in our breakfast porridge - and it's been proving very popular! The honey comes from bee...
Bird feeder amnesty for Ashbrow School!
Pupils at Ashbrow School are calling for your support... The new Year Two children are responsible for feeding the birds as part of their outdoor learning and would like you to trade in your old bird feeders at Armitage’s this weekend, where you’ll receive 50% off a new bird feeder! All the donated bird feeders will then be cleaned and...
Armitage's supports Penistone's Springvale Community Garden!
Armitage's is delighted to be involved with Springvale Community Garden, a volunteer-run project that has converted wasteland in Penistone into a food garden with produce grown and sold to support the project! We've donated £1,000, which is being used to erect a large polytunnel, and other gardening items including seeds, compost and tools. ...
Armitage's NEW opening hours
We've been listening to our customers' feedback, and we're delighted to announce the following changes to our opening hours: SUNDAY OPENING HOURS From Sunday, 4th May 2014, Armitage's Garden Centres will now be open every Sunday from the earlier time of 9.30am (tills open at 10am) until 4pm. SEASONS CAFE OPENING HOURS From Thursday,...
It's time for (gluten-free) tea at Armitage's!
Staff in Birchencliffe Seasons Café were delighted to put on a gluten-free afternoon tea for the Calderdale and Huddersfield Coeliac Group recently! Enjoying a selection of our delicious gluten-free cakes and sandwiches, some of the group had waited almost 20 years to be able to enjoy such a treat. Group organiser Irvena Fisher said:...