The Smokery, Café and Shop

The Smokery, Café and Shop

Established at Bowdens Farm, Hambridge 31 years ago the Brown and Forrest smokery produces the finest smoked foods. As well as smoking an array of fishes and meats there is a lovely café and shop where you can sample and purchase their whole range of scrumptious goods and locally sourced produce. It’s also a great place for coffee and cake in the cosy and welcoming café. A small family-run business Brown and Forrest has made an international name for itself as the purveyor of the finest foods and are world experts in the art of smoking. Originally recognised for its unique, rich and earthy smoked eel, which is sustainably sourced from UK eel stocks, their range now extends from venison and lamb to garlic. Brown and Forrest also supply some of the best establishments in England including Fortnum and Mason, Le Caprice and J. Sheekey.   Monday to Saturday 10am - 4pm. Bookings are advisable (01458 250875)

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Rifleman Firearms

Rifleman Firearms

Rifleman Firearms is a new shop at Bowdens Farm offering an exciting range of custom made, semi custom and all the familiar brands of rifles, shotguns, air rifles, ammunition, reloading accessories, outdoor clothing and gifts for all shooting disciplines. Opening times: Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri & Sat 9-5.30 and late night Thur 9-7. Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays

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Sugar Cube Gallery @ Teapot Creative

Sugar Cube Gallery @ Teapot Creative

The Sugar Cube Gallery started out life in the summer of 2014 as a pop up gallery in the foyer space of Bowdens Farm based design & digital marketing agency, Teapot Creative. Since those early days our aim has been simple – to offer a place for local artists, sculptors, photographers to show their work in a friendly, eclectic environment. For information on the latest exhibitions and about the local artist visit the website.

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The Therapy Room

The Therapy Room

Here you’ll find a place to escape, relax, and indulge you or a friend to a wonderful choice of treatments; from reflexology, massages and beauty therapies.  A rural retreat set in the midst of the picturesque and peaceful Somerset countryside, The Therapy room is the ultimate place to get away from it all. Whether you need to rejuvenate, recuperate or just be pampered The Therapy Room will let your body smile inside and out. Contact to book an appointment.

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Made to Sew

Made to Sew

The Made To Sew Studio offers a variety of sewing workshops and classes; from beginners ‘learn to sew’ classes through to intermediate and advanced techniques such as tailoring, bag making and pattern cutting. The classes are taught by fashion designer Aneka Truman and other expert instructions. Retreats and weekend breaks are available for those that live further afield and want to make a weekend / holiday of their sewing experience, relaxing and refuelling in the process. The Studio also features a small shop that sells a range of fabric, haberdashery as well as designer clothing and home decor products.    For more information about classes, products and retreats please visit the website

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Rifleman's Rifle Range and Aim Training SW

Rifleman's Rifle Range and Aim Training SW

Offering rifle training and expertise as well as brand new, purpose built rifle range.  Offering ten open 90-yard & two 60-yard ‘wind free’ lanes all with covered, lit and heated firing points where you can shoot seated, standing or prone at a large variety of easy & challenging targets for all ages, abilities, experience and disciplines.Bring your own gun, or hire one from us (age restrictions & other conditions apply) and shoot in a friendly & safe environment. Membership is only £35 per year to receive concessions and discounts for using the range. Or come along as a non-member visit our website for more information.  

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