General News

We provide a free news dissemination service for Happerley Network members and organisations. Please email [email protected] with the subject heading "Happerley News In" and your Membership number. Please supply at least one image with each release.

Karl Goodwin joins the Happerley Team

  We are delighted to welcome Karl Goodwin to the Happerley Team!   Karl is an experienced, commercially focused executive board operator with over 35 years experience.   After an early military career, Karl's experience has been almost exclusively in food. Following many years holding senior sales positions within retail manufacturing, his most recent role was...

Press release - ShopHapperley is supporting independent producers in Gloucestershire and beyond!

A new online marketplace for honest food and drink producers launched on Friday 6 November. ShopHapperley hopes to change the way we shop for food and drink, focusing on food provenance and transparency when it comes to ingredients.   ShopHapperley is the latest venture by Happerley – a farmer-founded movement on a mission to level the playing field for British food and d...

ShopHapperley is live!

ShopHapperley is a one stop marketplace where those who care about provenance can buy their food and drink from producers with provenance, in one checkout.   We provide producers with independent online shops for free. No set up charges, hosting charges, or marketing costs. You customise and fill it with your stock, setting your prices and delivery charges. The marketplac...

Press release: Happerley Kitchen Gardens project aims to put provenance on our plates

  An exciting new initiative to shake up the farming industry and champion sustainable food provenance was announced today.  Happerley Kitchen Gardens will establish and support a network of viable three to four acre plots growing salads, fruits and vegetables on contract for local restaurants, caterers, schools and retail.   Happerley Kitchen Gardens aims to rejuvenat...

New! Free business coaching for Happerley members!

As if there weren’t enough benefits to becoming Happerley Transparent, we’ve decided to add one more!   Happerley is providing members with a gifted coaching session with ActionCOACH, the world’s leading business coaching service. At no cost to you we are providing expert help with:  • Growth strategy and management  • Margin improvement  • Exit and succession st...

It's Official: Chadlington Brewery are Happerley Transparent

  Chadlington brewery is passionate about the art of brewering beer, taking inspiration from the glorious Oxfordshire countryside. Only natural ingredients are used when brewing great tasting beers, including Oxfordshire spring water and the finest English hops and malt.   Believing in the importance of being respectful of the environment locally and on a global scale,...

Bushel + Peck Cider and Perry Turn Gold Standard!

Yet another Gold Standard producer added to the list!   Bushel + Peck Cider and Perry is handcrafted in Gloucestershire in small batches, using unsprayed and surplus fruit from gardens and traditional orchards. No one batch is identical, varying from year to year and according to the fruit they harvest each Autumn. But every bottle, cask or keg contains fine cider that ha...

Hot Food Units Reopen Friday 11th September!

We are thrilled to be able to reopen all hot food units in Happerley England on Friday with brand new menus and opening hours. This includes new pizza recipes, new jacket potato toppings, breakfast menus and more – we look forward to welcoming you all again!   Opening Hours: Happerley England is open 9-9 seven days a week. The bar is open daily from 11.30am until 9p...

What a Bank Holiday That Was!

We had been counting down and working hard ahead of the launch of Happerley England on 29th August, and WOW what a launch it was!   The support for Happerley England has been overwhelming – it is great to finally be able to share the space we’ve been working alongside Lock29 to create! Within the first two days we had sold out at the deli and had an emergency order for mo...

Happerley England Supplier Release

Our third and final Happerley England supplier release for our main suppliers are: Hayles Fruit Farm, Deer Box, and Carron Lodge.   Hayles Fruit Farm are supplying ‘Happerley Kitchen Garden’ with seasonal fruit. The farm covers 100 acres of picturesque countryside and grows apples, pears, plums, strawberries, raspberries, gooseberries and Cob Nuts. Hayles Fruit Farm...