A few months ago Barkers of Huby was visited by assessors for the Queens Awards for Voluntary Service and they were taken aback by the shop, the range of produce and the amazing volunteers who keep the shop open 7 days a week. The shop has over 50 volunteers and all of them have interesting back stories why they got involved: to put something back, to keep connected, learn new skills and meet like-minded people and make new friends. Graham and Lynda Jones are two of our volunteers, They got to know Barkers of Huby from stopping by on their house-hunting trips and always thought it was a great feature of the village. Recent retirees, they moved to Huby in September 2019.Continue reading “Volunteering is good for you & your community”
Why not stock up with Barkers labelled jams, chutneys & other sticky joys
Our jams, chutneys, marmalade, and relishes are all traditionally made in small batches to traditional methods by The Fruity Kitchen. We have a wonderful range of quality jams, chutneys, marmalade and jelly.
Preserves’ are big part of everyday life but also take the main stage at occasions. Whether it be jams with the birthday treats or chutneys for the cheese board at Christmas, we have it all in mind for you.
NEW! our own brand Yorkshire Gin launched with Hooting Owl distillery. Delicious! Great present, or buy a Gift Pack of 4 miniature gins.