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!Christmas & New Year Closing!

Monday, December 27th, 2021

Happy Christmas to you all

..and thank you so much for supporting the Village Wholefood Store during the challenging years of 2020 & 2021!

We are..

CLOSED –  1pm on Christmas Eve 24th December 2021

Taking a break as usual and  wishing you Peace, Love  and Good Health for 2022

RE-OPENING Wednesday 5th January 2022.

In this era of on line shopping and other pressures we look forward to your support next year.

Look forward to seeing you then.

Jill & Cindy

So sad to say that our long standing Meet & Greet Doggie and my beloved, close companion, Star passed away on September 2nd.

But as always our four legged friends are welcome.


Ndulge Yourself! Saturday 27th November 2021

Thursday, November 11th, 2021

Ndulge Yourself!                             Saturday 27th November 2021

11am until 3pm

Getting ready for Christmas?

Come meet Jacalyn, local creator of Artisan Soaps and Skin Care and have a glass of mulled wine with us!

Jacalyn will tell you all about her naturally made products and whilst enjoying a glass of mulled wine,

she can help you choose which is best for you.

Ideal to pamper yourself or give to your nearest and dearest.

For men and women.

Some: vegan

Some made ith Goat’s milk for sensitive or irritated skin

Some : shea butter

and more..

Looking forward to seeing you.

We will limit numbers in the shop to keep you safe..


Tel: 0208 366 5108


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Wednesday, March 24th, 2021

Easter Opening Times

Good Friday 2nd April   9am – 1pm!

Please remember to pick up your orders!

Saturday 3rd April OPEN 10am til 4 pm!

We will be closed for one week for a little rest xxx

RE-OPENING – MONDAY 12th April 2021!

The Village Wholefood Store – 0208 366 5108 


Thank you for your kindness and support as these confusing and challenging times continue!





Thursday, June 25th, 2020

Hello Everyone just to keep you informed..

NEW!         Opening Times


Please note the following changes…

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 9am to 5pm!

Thursday Opening at 12 mid-day to 6pm

And EVERY SATURDAY  10am to 4pm!

 But as always, we are here to help. You can place orders for special products, vitamins and supplements, herbal remedies or organic fruit and veg or groceries with us, in store or by telephone or email.

The Village Wholefood Store – 0208 366 5108     


Thank you for your kindness and support through this especially confusing and challenging time!  





OPEN AS USUAL – Changes! See Thursday!

Tuesday, March 24th, 2020

Monday to Saturday 

09.00 hrs to 17.30 hrs  as usual

NEWS – From now on Thursday we will be opening from 12 mid-day to process our organic fresh fruit and veg delivery

What a difficult time we are all going through and all of us must comply with Government Guidelines to try and keep oursleves and others safe.

Let’s remain optmstic and to that end we are remaining open whilst we can and receiving deliveries every day  but we don’t know exactly when we will receive them. Although it looks like our Organic Fruit and veg delivery will be here with us as usual on Thursday after 11 am please, which is great news!

Sadly we cannot manage home deliveries. Happy to prepare orders if necessary and you can prpeay by phone and pick up.

We will do our best to fulfil orders and requests but please bear with us there is just Cindy and myself to deal with the extra workload.    Star does her best but…lol!

Coronavirus Changes:

We are taking card payments only.

Up to 3 customers in the shop at any one time please

Keep back from the till until actually paying.

Be kind and patient and most of all Stay Safe!

Jill, Cindy and Star

Call the shop on 0208 366 5108 with any questions.

CLOSED -Monday 16th March

Friday, March 6th, 2020

Because of special personal circumstances I am having to close the shop just for one day

MONDAY 16th March

WE do aologise for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing you soon.

Kind regards

Jill, Cindy and Star




Christmas & New Year Opening/Closing 2019 & Ordering

Tuesday, December 10th, 2019

 Christmas Fayre & Healthy Options.

    Gifts, Choccies, Locally made produce, Raw Foods, Candles, Puddings, Vegan Nut Roasts, Gift Sets: Natural Skin Care & Toiletries, Essential Oils &  Burners…


CLOSED – 1pm Tuesday 24th Dec,

RE-OPEN Saturday 4th Jan 10am – 4pm!


We can help you this Christmas if you would like to place ORDERS with us.   See below!

Call for more information 0208 366 51

ORGANIC FRUIT & VEG.. Order by Mon 16th Dec.

     Talk to us. Please prepare a wish list & we’ll do our best! 

     Ready for you after 1pm Thursday 29th or Monday 23rd (if we receive enough requests).

Call for more information 0208 366


ROSINA MAKES—Gluten Free&Vegan Order by Mon 16th

     Christmas Cake, Mince Pies, Festive Delish Brownies ,

      Bakewell Tarts & much more just ask..

          Ready after 10.00am on  Monday 23rd.


HOLTWHITES BAKERY’s Christmas Fayre by Sat 14th

    Here for you Mon 23rd  or Tues 24th. Ask for Order form.


 Or just get in the mood and come in and browse…


Vitamins, natural hangover and digestive remedies?


HAPPY CHRISTMAS and lets look Forward to 2020 full of positivity and kindness!



AUGUST Bank Holiday Opening Times

Thursday, August 15th, 2019


Opening Times

Saturday 24th August – 09.00– 17.30(5.30pm-as usual)

Sunday 25th August – CLOSED

Holiday Monday 26th August– CLOSED

Tuesday 27th August – CLOSED

Sorry for any inconvenience. But we will be open as usual, Wednesday 28th August!


& OUR PLANET EARTH by buying organic.

Enjoy your lovely, long weekend!

Jill, Cindy and Star xxx

Nutritional Advice Free – Saturday 11th May

Wednesday, May 8th, 2019

Saturday 11th May 10am til 4pm
Eat yourself healthier and fitter Yes, it is truly possible!
Or have you changed your diet recently and need some extra guidance?
Start by coming and having a herbal tea and informal chat with Charlotte.

Full details here:

How are you feeling?
Maybe you are trying a Plant Based Diet?
Maybe you are trying to do without sugar and finding it tough?
Arthritis, ME, IBS or other gut issues can all be helped by eating the right foods and avoiding others.
Under active Thyroid? Can Seawed help?
Do you need help managing your wieght?
Vitamin deficiencies can be life threatening.
..Do you get enough B12?
Charlotte can help you decide..
Pop in for a cup of herbal tea and a chat..
With our compliments xx
#Healthfood #HealthyEating #Organic #Nutrition #vegan #vegetarian

Any queries just give us a call, we are old fashioned, love to talk to people.

Tel: 0208 366 5108 .

Sat May 4th & May 11th EVENTS

Tuesday, March 26th, 2019


SATURDAY  4th May:     – An Introduction to REFLEXOLOGY By Emily     10.00 until 14.00


SATURDAY  11th May:    – NUTRITIONAL ADVICE with Charlotte               10.00 until 16.00


….Need to change your diet?

….Worried you might be deficient in vital nutrients?

… How to be a healthier vegan!



Thank you so much to everyone that came in for our sampling event with Emma on March 30th..

Enfield based Emma from Eat LIve, famous for her delicious and health promotiong Vegan Kimchis and Sauerkrauts
Offered  samplings of her range of kimchi, kraut and Ayurvedic tea.
Emma chatted about her new 3 day kitchari cleanse, which is a complete 3 day cleanse including smoothie blends for breakfast, cultured veggies and an easy meal kit for kitchari. Kitchari is a healing Ayurvedic meal eaten for lunch and dinner for 3 days to give your digestive system a reset.

We are awaiting dates for availability of Emmas’s cleanse I will be doing it myself! But you can sign of for news.

Call Jill or Cindy for more details : 0208 366 5108

23 Forty Hill, Enfield EN2 9HT

Thank you for your kind attention