Thimbles News

Revised Opening Hours

10 March 2016

From the 14 March there will be a change in opening hours. Wednesday's the shop will be closed all day. There will be extended opening hours to 6:30pm on Thursday's. The rest of the week will remain unchanged.

Open As Normal

22 January 2013

Despite the continuing bad weather the shop wil be open as normal today, from 8.00am to 4.30pm.

Closed Due To Bad Weather

21 January 2013

Due to the heavy snowfall overnight and the current bad weather the shop has closed today at midday.

If the shop will be closed tomorrow an update will be posted here.

Christmas Opening Hours

Christmas Eve - 24 December 2012

Open 8:00 To 12:00

Christmas Day - 25 December 2012


Boxing Day - 26 December 2012


27 December 2012

Open 8:00 To 16:30

28 December 2012

Open 8:00 To 16:30

29 December 2012

Open 9:00 To 12:00

30 December 2012


31 December 2012

8:00 To 12:00

1 January 2013


2 January 2013

8:00 To 12:00

3 January 2013

Normal opening hours resume.

Closed Monday 20th August 2012

17 August 2012

One of my children will be in hospital for an operation on Monday 20th August and I am unable to open the shop as normal.

The shop is expected to be open as normal at 8:30am Tuesday morning.

I hope this closure does not inconvienience anyone.

Please note that the shop will also be closed for the bank holiday on Monday the 27th August 2012.

Early Closing On The 2 July 2012

2 July 2012

Due to family commitments the shop will close at 3.00pm on Monday 2 July 2012.

The shop will be open as normal up till 3.00pm but Alma will not be available at all during the day. A member of her staff will be available to take in new work and for any collections due out.

We are sorry if this causes an inconvienience to any customer.