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Great Yorkshire Show - Meet the Exhibitors

PUBLISHED: 13:48 01 July 2019 | UPDATED: 14:28 01 July 2019

(c) John Cocks

(c) John Cocks

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We meet the businesses exhibiting at the Great Yorkshire Show

Conservatory Blinds LimitedConservatory Blinds Limited

Conservatory Blinds Limited

What is your business and how long have you been trading for?

Conservatory Blinds Limited have over 24 years of experience creating stunning, made-to-measure blinds that compliment your Orangery, Roof Lantern, Gable & Bi-folding doors.

Tell us a bit about your product/service

All of our specialist blinds are designed to have the neatest fit which will transform your glass extension into a comfortable space, useable throughout the year. Many of our blind ranges help to reduce glare from the sunlight, prevent overheating and even have cordless versions, making your home super safe for the little ones in the family.

Made-to-measure blinds tend to be a long-term fixture in many homes; therefore it is important decisions made by our customers are right. Because of this we aim to make sure that our customers have peace of mind across every stage of the process, from the initial quotation right through to the after-sales service.

Why should our readers visit your stand?

Our stand will showcase some of our most popular products, including our various motorisation options and our unique pure™ pleated blinds. Additionally, there will be opportunities to talk to one of our experts first hand to answer any questions or queries and provide recommendations on which range will suit your home best.

Conservatory Blinds Limited, Covering most of England | 0800 071 88 88 | conservatoryblinds.co.uk

Herb FedHerb Fed

Herb Fed

What is your business and how long have you been trading for?

We produce award-winning free range Chickens, Bronze Turkeys and Christmas Roosters. Our flocks all happily live out in the field as birds should, but are also fed a unique fresh herb diet, sustainably sourced as a by-product of a local Herb Farm, Herbs Unlimited. Herb Fed started in 2010 when Edward returned to his Yorkshire roots, leaving life as a chartered surveyor in London behind him.

Why did you choose the Great Yorkshire Show and what are you most looking forward to?

This is our third year at the show exhibiting at the 'Meet The Farmer' event in Food Hall 1. We're proud to have been invited and together, with other Yorkshire farmers, growers and researchers from across the county, we will be showcasing the very best of Yorkshire farming.

We love the event as it is a great, and rare, opportunity for the public to be able to make the connection between the food they buy and the farmers, families and businesses that work hard to produce it.

Why should our readers visit your stand?

As the only producers in the country feeding our poultry on this diet you will be able to sample some of our delicious chicken and chat to us about what we do. Meet The Farmer event is a fantastic opportunity for the public to meet and talk to the farmers about how food is locally produced in Yorkshire.

Herb Fed, Unit 1, Woodman's House, Pilmoor, York YO61 2QG | 01845 501168 | herbfedpoultry.co.uk

McNair (c) Paudie SpillaneMcNair (c) Paudie Spillane

McNair

What is your business and how long have you been trading for?

McNair makes performance shirts and jackets for men and women using only natural materials. Our aim was to make the world's best Mountain Shirt. We were formally established in 2013, but there were months of fabric development and sampling beforehand whilst we created the perfect Mountain Shirt. We tested prototypes from Kamchatka to Reykjavik and 6 months later our first shirt was available for sale.

Tell us a bit about your product/service

McNair's aim is to create beautiful performance garments which are stylish, sustainable and don't harm the environment. Our wool shirts start with the finest virgin merino lamsbwool. It is then dyed, spun, woven, finished and raised all within 10 miles of our atelier in Slaithwaite. Our cotton moleskin and corduroy fabrics are reputedly the best in the world from an old local supplier.

These fabrics are laser treated for water-repellency without the need of fluorocarbons. Each garment is serial-numbered and signed by the seamstress.

Why should our readers visit your stand?

You'll have the chance to see our entire collection. Aside from our showroom in Huddersfield, which is open by appointment, our only other stockist is Fortnum & Mason. There's no difference in price between our off-the-peg and made-to-measure service, so it's a great opportunity to get measured up.

McNair, 26 Upper Mills, Canal Side, Slaithwaite, Huddersfield, HD7 5HA | 01484 846666 | mcnairshirts.com

Mr Fitzpatrick'sMr Fitzpatrick's

Mr Fitzpatrick's

What is your business and how long have you been trading for?

Established in 1899 by a family of Dublin herbalists and part of the successful Temperance Movement our drinks and tonics have been enjoyed by legions of Fitzpatrick's fans down the generations. Our drinks are crafted with exceptional care in the same time-honoured artisan tradition as they always were.

Tell us a bit about your product/service

We offer a premium soft drink range with over 27 flavours including No Added Sugar options to choose from. There really is something to suit everyone and every occasion. We are also Gluten Free, Suitable for Vegans

Try our Traditional Dandelion & Burdock, Sophisticated Rhubarb & Rosehip, Invigorating English Elderflower & Bramley Apple, or our popular but quirky Blood Tonic. Or for those of you who are looking for something really different - try our latest on trend - Sicilian Lemon, Yuzu & Turmeric Cordial.

Did you know you can also Create Fabulous Shakes & Ice Cream Floats, Pour over over Ice cream or Yoghurt, make fabulous Ices or Sorbets or add to your favourite Tipple and create exciting Cocktails.

Use in cooking or baking and create awesome dishes. In the words of a favourite Yorkshire lass… what's not to like!

Mr Fitzpatrick's, Units 7 & 8, The Courtyard, 270 Grane Road, Haslingden, Lancashire BB4 4QN | 01706 230549 | mrfitzpatricks.com

The Orthotic WorksThe Orthotic Works

The Orthotic Works

Tell us a bit about your product/services

Your feet support the weight of everything above them, so a small problem in your feet can change the way you walk, leading to joint stress higher up in your body.

Customised orthotics look like insoles, but are biomechanical medical appliances that are custom made to correct your specific foot imbalance.

They reduce stress and strain on your body by bringing your feet back into proper alignment.

Why should our readers visit your stand?

See us on our event stand for a free analysis to assess your needs. If you have pains in the feet such as tired aching feed, heel pains, bunions, metatarsalgia (pain in the balls of feet), callouses and hammer toes this can be a result of faulty alignment of joints in the foot and altered biomechanics.

If the pain is worse or brought on by standing, walking or running then orthotics will help realign joints and reduce symptoms.

The Orthotic Works, 21 Nunnery Lane, York YO23 1AB | 01904 620120 | theorthoticworks.co.uk

Peachy BeltsPeachy Belts

Peachy Belts

Why did you choose the Great Yorkshire Show and what are you most looking forward to?

Peachy Belts is delighted to be returning to exhibit in the Country Living marquee and looks forward to seeing some of our northern customers, old and new! We love the customers we meet at this event, good straight-talking types, who appreciate the style and top quality we offer!

Tell us a bit about your product/service

The Peachy Belts range is made from the highest quality Italian leather that is lined and stitched and handmade in Northamptonshire. The detachable buckles allow customers to wear their belt during the day with a simple style of buckle and then change to a Swarovski buckle on the same belt for the evening, getting a whole new look with a bit of sparkle!

Why should our readers visit your stand?

Perfect for gifts, you can give new buckles for each birthday or Christmas (almost like a charm bracelet) and never run out of present options.

Come and see us for a proper belt fitting, we will ensure you buy the belt and buckle that you will get maximum use from and can use every day - the Steer's Head buckle is a great favourite here with the fabulous longhorn cattle around! Peachy Belts are a great way to dress up your jeans and trousers and we carry stock year round, so can change anything if it is not quite right.

Peachy Belts, Furze Hill Farm, Knossington, Oakham, Leicestershire, LE15 8LX | 01664 454994 | peachybelts.co.uk

Wykeham Mature PlantsWykeham Mature Plants

Wykeham Mature Plants

What is your business and how long have you been trading for?

We help to transform gardens and landscapes with our range of instant hedging, mature trees, specimen shrubs and screening; grown on our 150 acre Yorkshire nursery they're guaranteed to be fully hardy and free from imported diseases.

First set-up in 1975, we supply both private and trade customers, including home owners, garden designers, stately homes, visitor attractions, businesses, and large scale commercial developments.

Why did you choose the Great Yorkshire Show and what are you most looking forward to?

We've been exhibiting at the Great Yorkshire Show for many years now. It's a great opportunity to meet people who may not normally have time to visit our nursery, to discuss their needs and future projects, and in turn we can then offer a site visit service where one of our experienced horticulturalists will go out to see the issues and conditions first hand in order to give specialist advice and guidance.

Tell us a bit about your product/service

Our qualified team can advise you on the best plants to suit the conditions on your site. Our range can be supplied directly to you ready for planting or we can provide a full planting service.

Wykeham Mature Plants, The Walled Garden, Wykeham, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 9QS | 01723 862406 | wykehammatureplants.co.uk

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