Make your Mother’s Day

Whether you call her Mum, Mam or Mother, treat the special lady in your life this Mother’s Day. We’ve rounded up some of the amazing Mother’s Day gifts available right here on your doorstep from some of our fabulous Shop Hartlepool businesses.  Mother’s Day Sunday 27th March 2022 The Simple Weigh have a range of […]

Valentine’s Day with Shop Hartlepool

Love is in the air with Valentine’s Day just around this corner. We wanted to share the love for some of our Shop Hartlepool businesses who are celebrating Valentine’s this year. You’ll find the perfect place for flowers, food or to find a unique gift. We’ll help you show the love for your loved one, […]

Hartlepool Restaurant Week

Join Hartlepool Borough Council in celebrating local food and supporting local business with the launch of Hartlepool Restaurant Week! Hartlepool Restaurant Week is the first of its kind in the town, with a range of offers across many of Hartlepool’s fantastic eateries. Dine out for only £5, £10, £15, or £20 at participating restaurants, pubs […]

More than just coffee!

If you’ve ever had feelings of loneliness you’ll know how isolating and miserable it feels. And the dark winter months can make those feelings worse. Wouldn’t it be great if there was somewhere people could go to connect and socialise in a friendly and welcoming environment. Step in LilyAnne’s Coffee Bar. Based on Victoria Road […]

Are you ready for Natasha’s Law?

Following on from the tragic case of 15 year old Natasha Ednan-Laperouse in July 2016, a new law comes into force next month to protect food allergy sufferers.  The teenager suffered anaphylaxis after eating a Pret-a-Manger sandwich bought at Heathrow Airport. The sandwich contained sesame which wasn’t listed on the packaging. Natasha collapsed and died […]

Simply the best

Local eco warrior, Lesley Mulcahy, is revolutionising the way we shop by taking us back to the days before pre-packaged foods and cleaning products took over our shelves. The idea is simple, weigh out and pay for what you need. Less plastic, less waste and a visit to the Simple Weigh is always met with […]

Berry delicious brownies

Based in the Hartlepool Enterprise Centre, Berry’s Kitchen is run by Colin Berry, a professional chef with over 30 years experience. We asked Colin some quick fire questions to get know the man behind the brownies! How did your business begin? The business began during lockdown. I’m a trained chef with over 30 years experience […]