Now we are now moving out of lockdown the businesses of Standish need the support of our community.

Will the roll out of the vaccine going really well, we now seem to be moving into a new and more certain time of how we all run our businesses and how we come out of lockdown and back to some sort of normality.

So if you have listed your business with us please let us know if you wish to make any changes to your listing by emailing us at

Support Standish is a free service from the Heron Marketing Services design studio in association with Standish Voice Neighbourhood Forum. It is a place for us to get together, find the best way to support our favourite local businesses in Standish and the surrounding villages and initiatives and do our bit to strengthen our community.

Support a Local Business

Under each tab below are our local businesses, those run by our friends, our families and our neighbours. Information on supporting these businesses is beside each. This might be leaving an online review, ordering online or sharing a referral. Each business has different needs and different ways you can help.

Harwoods Patisserie
High-Quality Patisserie

Harwoods Patisserie are operating as normal as we are a predominantly a trade supplier so we are able to offer home deliveries and online sales via our website.

The Harwood family have been supplying the food industry with quality produce for over 200 years. For many years the family served the people of Bolton as Greengrocers then Bakers and now as high-quality Pastry Chefs. Award-winning Pastry Chef, Andrew Harwood, uses his 17 years of experience of working at some of the UK’s finest restaurants and hotels to create bespoke, handmade patisserie and chocolates with a vibrant, modern twist. Andrew takes time and care to develop his unique products. Using fresh quality ingredients blended with an original and bold approach to flavours, producing patisserie and chocolates that are hard to surpass. 

Philip Hawkins Jewellery

Although our shop is currently closed we are still taking personal commissions for bespoke jewellery as well as carrying out jewellery repairs.

We can discuss your requirements by FaceTime or Skype, just give me a call on my mobile in the first instance on 07768 842224 or email at

Akoya Art & Gifts

Although our shop is currently closed we are still taking personal commissions for Artwork and Jewellery. We are also available to deliver any items that you may have seen in the shop.

Please contact me on 07939 240223 or email me at

Please stay safe and we look forward to seeing you at our new studio soon.

Seven Stars Equestrian

Our livery yard is currently closed to visitors and riders. There will be no lessons until further notice.

However, our shop is open for essential animal feeds.

Can I request that you text or call before you come to the yard so we may prepare your order in advance to minimise personal contact.

We also request that all payment are made by card during this time.

We look forward to seeing you.

Bekki 07966 255065

Wild Flowers
Wild Flowers will continue to supply fresh flowers throughout this lockdown.  Please order click and collect by telephone 01257 423111 or by booking a collection time online.  You can order flowers for covid safe delivery in our local area from the website too.
Social Media Links: Wildflowers Wigan
Amended Business Hours: Currently closed until December 2nd 2020
Inspired Solutions

Bespoke Wooden Flooring Specialists

Although our shop is currently closed and we are unable at this time to carry out any flooring projects in your homes we are still taking bookings for future flooring projects.

If you would like to discuss a future project please call me on 07764 200352.

Please stay safe and I looking for to seeing you soon.

Time for Me Beauty

Time For Me Beauty is an authorised Decleor stockist. We also have Gift Vouchers available to purchase.


Angel Acorn Boutique

Selling Wool, Patterns & Accessories with baby & children’s clothing from birth to 4 years.
Website open 24hours. All contact information on Facebook, Instagram & google.
Offering FREE local delivery on all orders and posting out to further afield.
Business or Charity Name: Angel & Acorn Boutique with Nylara Knits.

Find us on Facebook & Instagram

Impressions Uniforms

Official schoolwear retailer for all local schools. You can join our savings club by buying vouchers online. 

We have a unique delivery service. Order and pay for one size then at the checkout tell us what other sizes you’d like us to bring and we can bring those too. Try on while we wait and keep the size that fits best. No extra charge! 

We also supply workwear and personalised leisurewear. see our website for details.

The Hinds Head

We sell market fresh fruit and vegetables, in the back of our beer garden.we also deliver boxes to homes. Please call 01257792430

Social Media: Thehindsheadatcharnockrichard

Barbara's of Standish

We are a ladies fashion retailer on the High Street and whilst I don't consider our service essential it may be nice to view our website for when we open in the future. If required you can telephone to order any items you like. We are still taking calls. If you subscribe to the newsletter from the website you will receive our jolly weekly newsletter. At the moment I am available to help anyone in need of shopping or errands or anything else I could help with.  Please don't hesitate to ring the shop on 01257 425480. Keep safe.  Denise

Our Facebook Page

Amended Business Hours: Not presently open but website available to view

Shevington Village Kitchen

We are a cafe which has now turned into a village shop. Providing fresh fruit, veg, milk, eggs, bread etc.  Offering local deliveries.  Customers can order via facebook messenger by telephone 01257 438054 or by calling into the shop. 

Our Facebook Page

J McRobb High Class Family Butchers

We are a Butchers shop providing locally sourced meat products from our team of highly skilled butchers. We have weekly meat pack offers available to collect from our store or FREE SOCIALLY DISTANCED HOME DELIVERY for those customers in the elderly/vulnerable/isolated category. Any enquiries please check out our well-monitored Facebook page or give us a call on 01257 263402/01257 426999 and we will do our very best to accommodate any needs.

Amended Hours: Derby House Food Hall  Monday-Saturday 9am-3pm, Sunday 10am-2pm

Wuff n Stuff Pet Supplies

Based on Market Street, we cater for all your pets needs. We stock a wide range for dogs, cats, small animals, birds, wild animals, fish and so on.
We sell raw food, dry food, wet food, loose bags of food, treats, toys, collars, leads, harnesses, grooming products, litter and bedding, flea and worming products, and more. If we don’t have what you are looking for, we will get it in for you.
We have our own loyalty card which earns you a stamp for every £10 spent. When you get 10 stamps on your loyalty card, you will get 10% off your purchase.

Free local delivery available.

You can find us at:
5 Market Street, Standish, WN6 0HW

To order
01257 473700
07548 560 333
Business Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm, Saturday 10am - 3pm.

Find us on Facebook

Frodshams Solicitors

We are a Wigan and St Helens based law firm providing legal advice and assistance with all aspects of property, will, probate, estate administration, powers of attorney, the court of protection (including professional deputyship and attorney work), equity release and estate/tax planning.
Business or Charity Name: Frodshams Solicitors.

Right Choice Bathrooms

We are a reputable local company who serves our communities & have a shop in Platt Bridge established 12yrs approx. We are going from strength to strength & therefore opening a sister shop on Ormskirk Rd Wigan as well in the near future.
We design & install wetrooms & Bathrooms from start to finish to a high standard.
We would like to place an advert here as we live in Standish & would love to serve our village & surrounding areas.
Kind regards Barry

Click here to see our FACEBOOK PAGE

Garlands Florists

We are currently closed and following the government guidelines. We hope to see you all soon once this awful virus is over. If you need to contact us we can be reached through the contacts on the website.

Visit our website

Email us:

The Changing Room Standish

Hi, I’m Steph and I own the Ladies clothing boutique on the High Street.  I have a wide selection of clothes, shoes and accessories in a variety of sizes and I cater for all ages.  I am currently closed but can be contacted through Facebook if you need anything from the shop ... happy to deliver!


Click here for our website


McAvoy Guns

We are still trading, though our doors are closed. Our website lists thousands of products available to mail order, click HERE to visit our website

Visit our Facebook Page

Derby House Food Hall

Offering freshly baked bread from several local bakeries, Hugh selection of fresh fruit and vegetables, delicious delicatessen items, artisan patisseries, homemade ready meals, well-stocked wine department featuring beers Lancashire’s finest Gins and much more! 

The store has a number restrictions to ensure staff and customer safety. 
Please only shop one person per household unless assisted. 
Follow social distancing guidelines in store.

Home delivery service launching soon via Facebook The Paddock

Amended Business Hours: Monday to Saturday 9-3pm Sunday 10-2pm

Pyro Art Craft

Personalised presents hand draft and crafted perfect for lockdown presents, upcoming VE Day or Father’s Day. Delivered or posted for non contact, stay home, stay safe.  ​
Hand drawn wood burned pyrography artwork + gifts, bespoke wooden portraits and pictures
Woodturned natural wooden pens, bowls + ornaments
Wooden designed treasure chests, chopping boards, tealight holders and much more. 

Designed by local Standish artist.

Click here to see our website


Darrens Fresh Fish

We supply top quality fresh fish to people of Standish & have been for last 16 years.

Visit our website here

See our Facebook page here

Castelli D.I.Y & Pet Supplies

For all your  D.I.Y & Pet  Supplies Established 1991.  
Delivery service available.
Parking at the rear.

CK Installations

Kitchen showroom closed during the lockdown. Offering email quote and cad designs service, can discuss over the phone and even do a video call.

Visit our website here for details

The Lily Pot Standish

Taking online orders for bouquets and gifts of £50 and above, funeral orders and offering wedding consultations from July.
All deliveries contactless and online payments only.

Visit our website by clicking here

Visit our Facebook page by clicking here

Number 21 Cards & Stationery

Cards, gifts & printing/copying services including order of service, binding, laminating, photocopying up to A3.
Safety measures have been put in place following government guidelines. We’re currently able to offer people to book in to have the shop to themselves if they feel happier having no contact with other customers. Allowing them to feel more secure browsing & picking their cards etc In a less stressful environment.

Find us on Facebook and Instagram

Faith Boutique

We are a new fashion boutique based in The Standish Centre, Cross Street in the beautiful village of Standish, Lancashire.
We offer FREE local delivery and will shortly have our online store up and running. 
We stock ladies’ clothes, shoes, trainers, scarves, belts, jewellery, eyelashes and bags from. a wide range of high-quality brands and manufacturers
We pride ourselves on our 1st Class Customer Service and are now fully open so why not pop along and see what we have in store.

Visit our Facebook page by clicking here

Goldstone Broking Group

Goldstone Broking Group is a local commercial insurance brokerage with an office in Standish and one in Maidstone. We offer all forms of business insurance including retail, property, tradesmen, liabilities, fleet, pub, restaurant and take away policies.

Although we are a new business, we have a combined experience level of over 40 yrs in the commercial insurance arena and offering our services to our local community is central to our business plan over the next 3 yrs. One of our key goals is to add value to an already strong local marketplace and build lasting trust and loyalty, where we can be part of a group who support and utilise each others services. 

I would be happy to provide the following for all Support Standish members throughout the year, either by phone, email, Zoom/Teams or face to face at our office/clients home/clients workplace (once the Covid restrictions are lifted):

A full review of their current insurance, to ensure its fit for purpose.
£0 admin fees (Average usually £25)
Discounted premiums (varies from business to business)
Personalised service from a company director (Me)

During the pandemic I'm sure that every local business has felt the impact and everyone will want to limit their risk exposure as well as their outgoings and doing this for their business will help our business grow.
Business or Charity Name: Goldstone Broking Group
Email Address (to confirm listing):
Your website Address:
Business Hours : 9am-5pm Monday - Friday


NW Ironing, Dry Cleaning & Laundry

We are the Dry Cleaners in Coppull. We also offer a professional ironing service plus a laundry service for all your duvets etc. Free Collection and Delivery is provided Monday to Friday from 5pm onwards or during the day if required.

Email Address:
Social Media Links:
Amended Business Hours: Now back to full opening hours with FREE Collection  &  Delivery for the Standish area

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