COVID-19 Support

Support available in Kempley

If you need prescriptions collected from Newent Doctors or Day Lewis Pharmacy (Newent) please contact Arin on kempleyparishclerk@gmail.com or 07484619582. The service is available to anyone in the parish; you do not need to be shielded or self-isolating. If you would like to opt in to this service please download and complete the delivery service form and return it to The Croft, Kempley. Your data will be held in hard copy only and destroyed when the service is no longer required. 

Denise Baker can collect prescriptions from Boots in Ledbury for those isolating. Please contact her directly on 01531 890132 / 07969 890770 to make use of this service.

Email your order to store.466@midcounties.coop with KEMPLEY GROUP in the subject line by midday on Thursday for delivery on Friday. Please include your name, full address and post code, contact number, Co-op membership number (if applicable), and whether you would like substitutions or not. No attachments as the Co-op staff can’t open them. Co-op will call you on the Friday morning to take payment over the phone.

Denise Baker (3 Queenswood) works at Spar Ledbury and has generously offered to help deliver food and supplies from Spar to villagers who have isolated. Here’s how to use this service:

  • Orders should be rung through to The Spar Ledbury (Tel 01531 634017)
  • Payment should be made by credit card over the phone
  • Confirmation of name and address must be given along with a request for Denise Baker to collect and deliver the groceries.
  • Denise will then arrange delivery when she finishes work.

Forest Bakehouse has agreed to do weekly bulk orders for Kempley on Wednesdays (for collection by Robin) and Fridays (for collection by Rachel). 

How it works
Place orders by phone/email
– on Friday/Saturday for Wednesday collection 
– on Tuesday/Wednesday for Friday collection 
Payment by BACS or credit card, direct with Forest Bakehouse

When ordering just tell the bakery it is for the KEMPLEY BULK ORDER – Collection Wednesday/Friday (whichever is applicable). Once you have placed your order please let either Robin (robin@benniondesign.com) or Rachel (rplant@glos.ac.uk) have a copy so they can deliver it to you.

Windcross Dairies (07719 493628) – milk in glass bottles
LDA Meat Hampers (Ledbury) – Free delivery of meat hampers ranging from £25 – £40. To order email ldameats@btconnect.com / sales@ldameats.com or call 01531 634382 / 632496 / 633896
Andy Creese Butchers (01531 820209) – taking telephone orders, free delivery for orders of £25 or more. Meat and vegetable boxes. 
Little Marcle Farm Shop (07970 296153) – fresh organic veg, order by phone or online for delivery on Wednesdays
Newent Friday Market (newentfridaymarket@gmail.com) – order Monday for delivery Friday. Visit their FB page for further details. To order call 07814163361 or 07834493958. Payment over the phone or BACS. 
Forest Bakehouse – place orders via order@forestbakehouse.co.uk or call Tues to Fri on 01452830435. Payment over the phone or contactless.  
Stephen Bull  (07768 780543 | stephenbull2016@btinternet.com) – delivery possible depending on distance. Large tarts £28, medium £20.
Hillbrooks Ice Cream (01989 780745) – call ahead to order. Cash only or BACS before collection.  
Kilcot Pig Sausages available from Gorsley Community Shop.
Sandford Farm Eggs available from Gorsley Community Shop or Castrees Nursery, Bromsash
Bentleys Fruit Farm Shop – full range of juices available.