9th Annual WEM HARVEST MARKET
is on Saturday 29th September 2018, 9.00am – 1.00pm

Stalls across Three Sites:
Wem Town Hall (SY4 5DG) &
Wem Senior Club (SY4 5ER) &
Wem Baptist Church (SY4 5ER)

organised by Wem Combine Harvesters

[Incredible Edible in Wem, Wem Civic Society, and Wem & District Garden Club]

Food, Drink, Crafts and Plants Market

Traders and Exhibitors already booked:

Wem Harvest Market 2018

Alice & Friends:
Unique sewn and knitted items, suitable for gifts or own use. Sewn; bags, storage e.g. make-up purses, gadget/glasses cases, bookmarksand brooches: household items e.g. doorstops, draught excluders, quilts, cushion covers, paperweights, book covrs, key rings, peg bags. Knitted; children’s wear, scarves.
Some items can be personalised and/or commissioned.
Babylove: Handmade crafts made in Shropshire - baby covers (hand quilted), fleece baby blankets, cushions, greetings cards.
Battlefield 1403 Ltd.:
Farmhouse Sausages, Cracked Black Pepper Sausages, Beef Roulade, Lamb Chops with Rosemary, Spiced Brisket, Albrighton Steak Selection, Faggots; Fruit Scones, Shrewsbury Biscuits; Quiches: Red Onion, Bacon & Leek; Vegetarian Lasagne; Coronation Chicken; Pâté: Coleslaw: Cakes and more...
Battlefield 1403 is more than just a farm shop, it is Shropshire's premier destination. We are proud to have one of the best butcheries in the UK, a well-stocked deli, a shop full of specilaity great tasting local goodies and a café full of homemade fresh food.

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Berriew Cider:
Producer of Traditional Cider, Cider Vinegar and Apple Juice.
Supports Wem Apple Exchange.
Border Honey:
A local beekeeper, who harvests spring and summer crops of honey from bees that forage in the local countryside.
Butterfly Designs by Sue:
Hand painted cotton, canvas and jute bags, hand painted cotton and jute cushion covers and aprons, hand painted greeting cards, small wooden hangings, hand painted upcycled coffee jar lights and small glass tea light holders, small original watercolour paintings.
I am a local amateur artist, who takes her inspiration from nature, and my paintings often reflect the slightly comic side of animals. As someone who is partially sighted I love to have the freedom that painting gives me to express my love of colour, shape, and form.
Buzzy Bee Nursery:
A local nursery based in Whixall, specialising in wildlife friendly flowers plants
plus heirloom vegetable plants including 20+ tomato varieties; also bedding plants.
Caroline's Classic Cakes:
specialises in classic homemade cakes and sweet treats; traditional favourites such as Victoria Sandwich, Lemon Drizzles, Carrot Cake, Scones, Brownies, & savoury items.
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The Cheese Wedge Co.:
A variety of unique artisan cheeses.
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The Chocolate Tailor:With a passion for all things chocolate. The Chocolate Tailor offers a choice of delicious, small-batch, hand-made, delicious gifts and treats. using a fine quality Belgian couverture by Callebaut strives to offer innovative, decorative artisan chocolates, which will not be found in shops.Choose froma a range of texturedsand flavoured bars, bags of chocolates and truffles, and a small range of innovative novelties.
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Commonwood Vineyard:
White, Rosé and Red Wines; estate grown and bottled.
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The Crafty Ale Company
Suppliers of bottled fine craft ales and porters.
Crossbank Farm Cottage Garden Plants:
A small family-run nursery producing high quality, affordable Hardy Perennials, small Shrubs,
Herbs and Grasses plus bird boxes.

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Design by Gill:
Handcrafted gifts and bags, soft furnishings.
Eckford Sweet Pea Society:
A local society dedicated to the growing of Eckford’s old fashioned sweetpeas.
We sell all things sweetpea-related:
crockery, bags, notebooks, notelets, pens, soaps, candles plus seeds.
From Fleece to Finish:
Hand crafted shawls, scarves, mitts, and hats individually designed and made from handspun pure British alpaca. Spinning demonstration.
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Garden Craft: Local Grower - Perennials, vegetable plants. GourmEgg:
Sell a wide variety of tasty Scotch eggs in a dazzling array of flavour with tasty side orders such as mozzarella & tomato, tabbouleh & cassick.
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Helen’s Handmade Cards:
Hand-made cards, gift cards for all occasions.
Helen’s Jams & Jellies:
Jams, Jellies, Chutneys, Marmalade, and Fruit Infused Vinegars - handmade in Shropshire.
Hemingway's Pasta: Hemingways have been making and selling their Pesto for 8 years. Handmade in the heart of Cheshire. Red and Green Pesto are all vegetarian with some Vegan Red Pesto available. KC Crafts: Handcrafted pyrography plaques and gifts.
Khandala Handmade Soap & Skincare:
A range of natural soaps, moisturisers, handcreams and balms, all lovingly made with care at home; occasionaly bath products and candles.
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Kizmet Crafts:
A very small business making beaded jewellery from simple earrings through to statement pieces. Commissions are undertaken.
Knitting Nanny: Knitwear for all the family. Commissions are undertaken. Lisa Lochhead:
Sacred Feminine Artistry and Designer. Original artwork with a product range with my work including greeting cards, small framed images, cufflinks, and jewellery.
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Little Pebble Creations:
Taking inspiration from nature, using driftwood, peebles and sea glass to create unique handmade crafts items. Ranging from pictures to hanging decorations and little knick knacks.
Liz Bowden Beads:
Handmade glass beads and jewellery. Liz Bowden has been melting glass since 2012 and now creates unique handmade glass beads, jewellery and ornaments, perfect for any occasion.
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Made in Wem:
All of the items are handmade in the heart of Wem, using carefully chosen fabrics. Hand-quilted cushions, tote bags, tissue pochettes, spetacle cases, heat-packs, pin cushions, lavender bags, "silly" hens, "cute" mice, bean-bag frogs, bendy headbands.
Meaningful Charm:
Handmade jewellery with meaning, gifts and jewellery, gemstones & silver plate, keyrings, necklaces, bracelets, tree charms, clip charms. Boxed sets - personalised.
MJJ Woodcraft:
A variety of high quality hand turned wooden items, functional and artistic.
Oomeo: Muscle and Joint Rubs, Skin Salves plus Dog Paw Balms, all using natural ingredients.
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Rhona Owen:
Homemade preserves and market garden produce: fruit, vegetables, herbs and cut flowers; vegetable and herb plants.
Patz Hatz (Little Bell Yarncrafts):
I design and make accessories using quality, textureds yarns. handcrafted accessories - hats,scarves, bags; crochet flowers in frames.
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Pitter Patter Patchworks:
Handmade baby goods with a patchwork theme - pram blankets, taggies, changing mats.
Pix by Gail and Peter Hudson Photography:
Handmounted images and greetings cards.
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Powell's Pies
Traditional 'Hand Raised' Pork Pies. Entirely craftsed by hand following our own family recipe, which has been handed down through four generations.
EL Ryder: Cards, Prints, mugs with images from nature
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Shirley's Pencil Art:
Local artist creating realistic pet and family portraits, enjoys making crafts from her artwork - art, art prints, greetings cards, coasters, slate plaques, wooden hearts and crafts.
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Springwood Nurseries:
A wide range of hardy nursery stock.
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La Triestina:
Italian deli products, including cheese, pre-packed coffee, salami, pasta, balsamic vinegar, wine etc. of the highest quality.
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Truly Scrumptious:
Pâtés, Chicken Liver, Fish and Vegetarian plus Cheese Rarebits.
Vermeulens:
Bakers – Breads, Baps, Rolls, Cakes, Scones, Pies, Pasties, Sausage Rolls, Pork Pies, Custards and Fruit Pies.
Wem Civic Society:
Marmalades, jams and jellies. Information about the Civic Society and its activities.
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Wem Co-op:
Range from wholefood suppliers.

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Wem & District Garden Club:
Baked goods, vegetables and plants plus gardening advice.
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Wem Youth Club: Re-usable canvas bags made by the members.

Raffle will include:
Two Food Hampers from Wem Co-op (Midcounties Co-operative) "We strive to be a successful consumer co-operative working towards creating a better, fairer world and to enhance the lives of our colleagues, members, customers, and the communities we serve."
Vegetable Box from Riverford Organic Farms "We believe in good food, good farming and good business. Everything we grow and make is 100% organic."
Meal at The Castle (Token)
Afternoon Tea at The Rectory (Two for One token)
Cool Sack & Drink Cooler
Garden Token; Bottle of Whiskey; Bottles of Wine
Suede Patchwork Holdall
Decorated Tins; Towels
and more.

Raffle tickets will be on sale at the Town Hall on the day of the market.

Great Wem Apple Roundup

Surplus Apples are welcomed by the Wem Combine Harvesters.
Please deliver them to the Senior Club or Town Hall during the market; ask at the Civic Society [Senior Club] or Garden Club [Town Hall] stalls.
The apples are turned into apple juice by Berriew Cider. This juice is sold in aid of Harvester projects around Wem.
If you cannot harvest the apples yourself to bring to the market, the Harvesters may be able to help, please ring 01939 235556 or 01939 233754 for further information or if you want to help, either by donating apples or helping to harvest them.

Miss Wales & John Bull
will be present at the market.
They will be able to advise you
about the traders at the 3 market
sites and the High Street,
and direct you to the Incredible Edible
allotment on Jubilee Square,
near the Co-op Supermarket.
Coffee Morning
at Wem Baptist Church.

Tea, coffee and biscuits
adjacent to some of the markets stalls.
From 10am to 12.30pm.

Selection of traders is almost complete.
Please contact the Harvesters quickly if you wish to join the reserve list.

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For information about the Spring Market held on April 21st 2018.

Please contact wemharvest@yahoo.co.uk if you require further information about Wem Combine Harvester markets.

PLEASE NOTE that the 10th Wem Spring Market is on Saturday April 6th 2019.


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