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Your Village Shop

Welcome to Braithwaite Village Shop, run by the Eddington family since 2003. It is a shop with a difference, a shop that has been part of the local community since the 1830s.


A cornerstone of village life in Braithwaite, Cumbria, it sells everything from household staples to craft beers and locally baked bread and cakes; take-away drinks and snacks to Braithwaite Gifts from this historic building.


What We're About

We are The Village Shop. I’m Daphne and I’ll be here to greet you most days of the year. We're working with locals to create a community hub. Come and say hello to find out more!

Step Inside - History Revealed

We're a village shop with a difference, not only because of its own heritage. It is also a place where you can learn all about the history of the area.  Braithwaite was first referenced in records as far back as 1570 and its history reveals some surprising facts. All is revealed when you step inside The Village Shop...

Cakes in Shop

Visit Us In-Store

The Village Shop is open all-year-round and seeks to provide you with all your everyday amenities and a lot more.

Enjoy Braithwaite From Home

Coming Soon: Visit our online store to see our bespoke gift range.

Romney's Kendal Mint Cake

Want to learn more about our services? Contact us today.

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