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Delivery / Returns Policy

Delivery & Returns

Standard Delivery is 3-5 days.

The cutoff time for Next Working Day orders is 12pm Monday to Thursday.

Please note, next day delivery is only available to addresses in Mainland England and Wales.  Addresses in Scotland will take an additional 24 hours and next day delivery to Northern Ireland may incur a surcharge

What to do with surplus fruit and veg

vegetable storage rack

If ever you have surplus fruit and veg, fear not, help is at hand!

My tips are:

  • Eat as much as you can while its in season. No fruit or vegetables improve with storage.
  • Apples can be pressed to make your own apple juice. Do this while the apples are still crisp.
  • Store only produce that is in peak condition. Produce that isn't should be cooked and eaten or frozen.
  • Most produce likes cool, dark and dry conditions. An apple rack in a garage is perfect.
  • Handle produce carefully. That one bad apple can cause havoc.
  • Regularly check and remove anything which looks like it is about to rot (and is probably not worth eating anyway)
  • Only store what you think you will want to eat. If you have too much put it in a box by your garden gate with a note asking people to help themselves. Remember to leave some bags too.

If you want to know more try Piers Warren’s wonderful guide How to Store Garden Produce.