Special delivery: Here are 10 Doncaster shops that you can still support during the lockdown

Forget online shopping and shop local - these Doncaster businesses are still delivering to customers during the lockdown.

By Laura Andrew
Friday, 10th April 2020, 11:45 am

High streets across the UK have been left eerily quiet during the Covid-19 lockdown.But just because the shops aren't open, it doesn't mean the businesses can't be supported.

Here is a list of businesses in Doncaster who are offering contact-free delivery.

Take a look for some inspiration if you feel like treating yourself to something different over the Easter holidays.

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List of Doncaster businesses who are open during lock down

Last updated: Thursday, 09 April, 2020, 16:44

Are you looking for something new to treat yourself with over the Easter Holidays? 

Check out our list of Doncaster businesses who are open and want your support. 

Terra Flux Creations

Handmade jewellery made by Emma Plant - a local environment activist. 

She makes a variety of pieces with crystals using inspiration from nature. 

You can browse her jewellery here. 

The slow fashion movement is taking over thanks to increased awareness in the environment. 

These pieces are lovingly re-purposed and dyed by using natural dye giving off a tye dye effect. 

Usually based in the Wool Market business owner Rebecca Ayden is now working from home. 

You can support her here. 

Afternoon tea for Easter for £12.95 (plus £3 delivery charge). 

They will also soon expand into hot food. 

A selection of finger sandwiches, homemade scone with jam and cream , Rosso Rascal , bitesize cakes and , not forgetting the Twinnings tea. 

They will place your delivery on your doorstep and retreat to a safe distance. Deliveries take place between 12 and 2 so please order before 11am . Advance bookings accepted. They can cover Rossington , Bawtry, Tickhill, Auckley, Branton, Blaxton, Finningley, Austerfield, Bircotes, Harworth, Bessacarr, Cantley and Armthorpe. 

Order: [email protected]  or 07730 674296. 

Contact less delivery of scrumptious cakes and sweat treats such as bakewell's, brownies and flapjacks. 

This independent cafe have adapted their business to bring you yummy cookies and are even posting baking videos to show you how to make them at home. 

Order by calling 07734360237 

A bar in Branton is offering to deliver their range of 30 plus craft beers. 

Beers that can't be found in the supermarkets and would be a special treat over Easter. 

The ordering is taking place through their Facebook page here. 

Snacks such as peanut pretzels are also available. 

Peanut Pretzels from The Local Branton

Anthony French Designs

Bespoke made to order items such as day wear, knit wear, suits and coats. 

Anthony is currently creating garments and home accessories at home and mailing them out to people. 

If you want to order something special and one of a kind to boost your mood during lock down his website is https://afeditions.co.uk/

If you're craving something sweet but you can't get your hands on any flour in the super markets then Leah Bakes has you covered. 

She is making blondies, brownies, cookies and cupcakes. Delivery is only avaible in Cantley other wise collection is necessary. All payments are required in advance to ensure that the service can be contact less. 

Best contacted on her Instagram @leahbakes_x

A crystal healing company who is based in Doncaster. 

If you're looking to get into crystals for their spiritual properties or add something new to your home decor then this Etsy shop is the place to visit. 

You can order here. 

The Glass Strawberry

If you're missing your usual afternoon tea then don't worry because this well known cafe is giving you the option of having it at home. 

For £17 you will get a full afternoon tea set including sandwiches, scones and cakes. 

Email for more information: [email protected]

This preserves business has just started a click and collect service.

If you're on the hunt for something to spice up your hot cross buns then check them out. 

Rachel Whitaker owner of The Jam Horse is also doing online baking sessions over Facebook - she has recently made Toffee Krispie Cakes. 

You can order here. 

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