Welcome to Creaton Village Shop
This is the website of the community Shop and Post Office for the village of Creaton
and the surrounding communities in north-west Northamptonshire.
(image ©Post Office)
Creaton Village Shop and Post Office is open the following times:
Monday to Friday: 07:30 - 18:00
Saturday & Sunday: 08:00 - 12:00
(Note - the Post Office is open throughout these hours)
Assistant Manager Wanted
Creaton Village Shop is seeking to recruit an Assistant Manager to join our small team. This is a paid role that offers 10 to 20 hours a week on a flexible basis. Click here for more details.
Thank you to everyone who turned out on a cold evening to sample wine and cheese at Creaton Village Shop. If you attended but had not made up your mind on the night, or indeed if you were not able to come along but would like to order some Christmas drinks, cheese, meats and more, it is not too late! We're taking orders now for a wide range of Christmas essentials, for more details click here.
New funding received!
We are very pleased to announce that Creaton Community Benefit Society has been awarded a grant from the Prince’s Countryside Fund. This money will help towards the staffing costs of Creaton Village Shop for the first few years of trading. To find out more about the award and the Prince's Countryside Fund, click here.
The October edition of the newsletter is available by clicking here.
Your Shop Needs You!
We're reliant on the support and efforts of a team of volunteers to serve staff, stock shelves, clean and tidy, and make trips to the cash and carry (mileage paid). We're looking for a few more volunteers, so if you have a few hours to spare please click here for more details.
The Grand Opening!
The Grand Opening took place on Saturday September 8th when Mrs Joan Tice OBE and Mr Tom Gillott, both cut the ribbon and officially launched the shop and the Post Office.
Mrs Joan Tice OBE and Mr Tom Gillott Cutting the Ribbons
For more pictures and details of the Grand Opening, click here.
Creaton Village Shop is run by Creaton Community Benefit Society Limited, keeping the shop and Post Office in the heart of the community.
Creaton Community Benefit Society is pleased to be supported by the National Lottery, by the LEADER Programme for North & West Northamptonshire and by the Northamptonshire Community Foundation.