Market Rasen is the nearest shopping town - four miles away.

The town is centred on its traditional Market Place with St. Thomas’ church providing a fine backdrop. There are limited markets on Tuesdays and Fridays where fresh Grimsby fish is usually available. There are excellent local butchers and bakers and Co-op and Tesco supermarkets.


Lancasters, in the main street

Taskers, in the main street


Starbucks, Union Street

Grocery Stores


Access opposite the Market Place, or its own car park via John Street. The Co-op stocks local produce


Linwood Road

Sunnyside Up Farm Shop

On the roadside between Market Rasen and Tealby sells its own farm reared meat and other locally sourced produce and some ready-made meals.

Post Office

Nearest post offices, Market Rasen and Caistor

Other Towns

Caistor is a very little further and its attractive, sloping Market Place has good market stalls on a Saturday. (9am – 2pm)

Louth, Brigg and Horncastle are bigger market towns each approximately fourteen miles away. All are well worth a visit. Horncastle has a number of Antiques shops.

We are half way between Lincoln and Grimsby. Our Tourist Information display gives you the basic information needed to organise an enjoyable visit to either.

Lincolnshire produce

Tealby Village Shop - Link to website

Sunnyside Up - Link to website

Uncle Henry’s - Link to website

Farmers Markets

Brigg: 4th Saturday in the month

Gainsborough: 2nd Saturday in the month

Grimsby: 3rd Friday in the month

Horncastle: 2nd Thursday in the month


1st Friday in the month – City Square

2nd Wednesday in the month – High Street

4th Friday in the month – North Hykeham

3rd Saturday in the month – Castle Square

Louth: 2nd Friday in the month and 4th Wednesday in the month

The nearest local producers are Mary and Michael Davenport who produce award-winning cheese from their own herd. Cote Hill Blue and Lincolnshire Yellow Belly have a growing reputation and can be supplied on request.

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