Gloucester’s Local Businesses need your support.

With so many businesses affected by COVID-19, you can help by shopping locally and supporting our local businesses that are fighting back through these times.

Support Gloucester is a place for us to get together, find the best way to support our favourite local businesses and initiatives and do our bit to strengthen and maintain our unique community.

Open for Business

Below are a list of businesses and ways you can support our local Gloucester businesses.

Butlers Venue Bar

Whilst you can’t take your party to Butlers, Butlers can home deliver the party to you. A wide range of drinks available for home delivery during their usual opening hours. Head over to see what they have available on their website or social media.

Whilst closed, Butlers is providing a Distribution Centre for essential Home Emergency Food and Wellness Parcels that are being cordinated and sent around the City.


Delivery Only.

  • 01452 500033

Gloucester Brewery

Visit Gloucester Brewery’s website and buy their range of Dockside and earth conscious brewed ales online, to be delivered to your door for free if you’re in Gloucester, please contact for details. Missing out on the social contact? Follow their social media feeds for entertainment, pub quizzes and more.

Grape Tree

Grape Tree at The Eastgate Shopping Centre stocks and sells a collection of nuts, seeds, dried fruit, snacks, confectionery, cooking and baking ingredients.


Open as usual offering convenient frozen food that is also great value. Our Iceland store is open 9am – 5pm

Janes Pantry

Orders being taken from 13th April, with deliveries starting from 18th April. Please include name, address,postcode, any delivery instructions to help the driver and your contact number. We will call you back to take the payment.

Knobbly Cob

Now open for tasty home-cooked meals direct to your door. You can order online using Uber Eats or Deliveroo or you can collect from our no-contact collection point.
View and Order From Deliveroo here
View and Order from UberEats here


Marks & Spencers

M&S Food at The Eastgate Shopping Centre stocks a large variety of food in store.

Oakesys Fruit & Veg

Open for Home Delivery wholesome fruit and veg boxes in and around Gloucester. Please contact through their Facebook Page Messenger if you can. 

  • 01452 413505

Peppers Cafe

Food and drink take-away in Bull Lane, off Westgate Street Gloucester.

All sandwiches and baguettes made to order. Jackets and fillings also available. Own blend coffee, teas and soft drinks.

Socially distanced seating outside. Come and see us!


Poundland is currently open offering essentials for your home.

Spago Gloucester

Independent business who serve sweet and savory crepes, Spanish tapas and Italian Prosecco.


Tesco express at The Eastgate Shopping Centre sells a variety of everyday essentials all in a convenient location.

The Boutique Distillery Ltd

We became Gloucesters first distillery to ever open its doors back in 2019, predominantly producing fine Gin and soon to follow will be both Rum and Whiskey using Malvern Hills Spring Water and local sourced botanicals and grains.

We build our own stills from up cycled materials which are unique to our process all of which are powered by 100% renewable energy.

  • FREE HAND SANITISER | Currently we are producing our own Hand Sanitiser which we are giving away for FREE with every order of a bottle of our Gin.
  • FREE DELIVERY | Yup, we are including FREE SANITISED DELIVERY to your door so you won’t have to venture out for great GIN.
  • NHS & AIR AMBULANCE | We are currently donating 10% of all profits to the NHS & Air Ambulance Trusts.
  • www.theboutiquedistillery.com
  • Follow them on Instagram
  • Open 9am – 5pm, Monday – Saturday


The Sugar Rose Kitchen

I am a cake maker, use to selling at local markets and making celebration cakes. As of this week I will be offering two specific products which are soon to be advertised on my social media pages.


SL Clothing, a local company supplying branded clothing, workwear and PPE have a plentiful stock of PPE ready for your business – keeping your staff safe and making your business Covid Secure.

See more of their PPE Range here or give them a call on 01452 617009

Acorn Recruitment

Acorn is one of the UK’s leading specialist recruitment agencies. 

We’re doing everything we can to support the NHS, retailers, manufacturers and other businesses under extreme pressure at this unprecedented time, so if you need urgent temporary staff due to peaked demand or to cover sickness, please get in touch.

We’re also supporting a number of permanent opportunities for those companies in a position to continue with their recruitment plans.  If you need any permanent or contract staff, please contact us as we’re in touch with all sorts of professionals looking for work.

Advantage Buying


Advantage Buying is a focused cost reduction consultancy  service. We generate real savings to a number of clients across a wide range of Industry sectors. 

9 out of 10 customers save money with us.

We can review Gas, Electricity, Waste and recycling, Insurance, Telecoms, Food, Stationary, Uniform, Card terminal, Printer copiers and much more.

Use this timet to get your costs down, ready for the reopening. It’s totally FREE.


Online Delivery Only

  • 0345 165 7871

The Alfresco Film Company

The Alfresco Film Company is an independent open-air cinema operator and event organiser in Gloucester.

During this time we’ve postponed or cancelled events that were due to take place in the near future, but are still taking future bookings for our services for August and September, and are offering contactless pop-up garden screenings for customers who want to make the best of the current situation for those people they’re in lockdown with…

Assured Mobility

Helping to improve people’s lives through the supply of products and services whilst achieving a reputation for the best customer service in our industry.

During this diffuclt time we are offering FREE delivery to all customers who are self isolating.

Bell Walk Pharmacy

The Bell Walk Pharmacy is open at The Eastgate Shopping Centre stocking a variety of health and beauty products.


Click & Collect Only

  • 01452 313900

The Candle Tree

The Candle Tree is an eclectic gift shop emporium. It has an extensive range of candles, hand crafted soaps, home fragrances, luxury bath & body treats, artwork and beautiful home accessories.

Whilst our brick and mortar store in Gloucester is closed due to COVID19, our online shop is open! So you can still enjoy browsing our online store (thecandletree.uk).

If you’re after anything in particular, do get in touch and we’ll try our best to find it for you.

Cass-Stephens Ins

Cass-Stephens has invested in our IT infrastructure heavily over the years, so we already had the facilities in place so our team could work from home. So for us, it is very much business as usual in this unusual time.

So for all your insurance needs locally and nationally, personal & commercial, please contact us and we will continue to offer our professional and personal service to you (just not face to face).

Business as usual in an unusual time.  Stay Safe

Family Law Made Easy

Family Law Made Easy remains available to do business with all existing and new clients. We offer services relating to all family law matters, wills, powers of attorney and probate.

We have continuity arrangements in place which allow us to offer a full service to clients albeit remotely (via telephone, video conferencing, email and post) whilst our offices are closed due to the current COVID-19 restrictions.

Firecracker Coaching

We support individuals and businesses with stress and anxiety management and business coaching. We’re willing to offer free sessions for stress management for individuals at this time!

First4coms Ltd

For ALL  your Telecom needs for businesses.

Including: Fibre broadband, VoIP telephone systems, Hosted telephone systems, cabling and maintenance.

Hanman Split Ltd.

Manufacturing needs in engineering, sign, print and labels, large format full colour print.

During this time of uncertainty, Hanman SPLiT and Hanman Surface Technology are operating with a reduced onsite team, allowing us to continue to support our customers.

Hugo & Holly Day Nursery

Hugo & Holly Day Nursery in Heathville Road is open, and offering childcare to the children of Keyworkers whether or not they are already registered with us.

  • Contact Russell Steel
  • Call 01452 417123
  • Monday – Friday, 7am – 6pm

Idun Spirit

Master Sheds

Master Sheds offer Sheds, summerhouses, home offices and much more. Custom-made to your requirements and delivered and erected following all Government guidelines.

Millington & Ramstedt

Millington & Ramstedt are an old established DIY store and Timber Merchants. We stock all types of paint, decorating materials, timber, plywood, MDF, doors, fencing, decking, compost and building materials. We also offer a timber and plywood cutting service.

Shop is open as normal (please adhere to social  distancing rules).

Delivery service also available.


Nettl Web Studio

Think of Nettl as your Marketing Team. Because, more customers Old Bean.

As a business able to work from home, the Nettl team are fully up and running from their homes – on the end of the phone and email. Whilst you can’t meet in person, they’re all over online meetings and are happy to chat about any of your design, print, website or marketing requirements.

  • 01452 423548
  • www.gloscheltnettl.com 

Norville Opticians

Offering emergency and essential eyecare appointments, repairs and replacement spectacles in practice from our local laboratory with lenses manufactured in Gloucester.

Please phone to arrange an appointment so we can social distance. Supporting the nhs since 1898. BLUE LIGHT card discount on spectacles.

Positive Canine Coaching

I’m a qualified Dog Trainer (IMDT) – I run puppy classes and one to one training sessions for owners and their pups.

I have an online course that will help owners to train their puppy or dog – which you can find here and offer training sessions via Zoom or other platforms if necessary.

Printwaste Recycling

Printwaste Recycling & Shredding is a recycling and confidential shredding company who offer a zero to landfill service for businesses across Gloucestershire and surrounding counties. We hold key worker status and service our local NHS hospitals as well as other essential key worker sectors. As a business to business organisation, Printwaste Recycling & Shredding is operating at much lower service level than usual due to many offices being shut whilst the country is under lockdown.

The best way to help us, is if we can help you. We are now taking home collections as well as business (where open) and would love the opportunity to help the residents of Cheltenham, Gloucester and Tewkesbury to recycle more by collecting their waste. We are offering the following services:

  • Garden Waste
  • Recycling i.e. packaging materials and furniture
  • Confidential Shredding
  • E-waste i.e. computers, laptops and TV’s

10% of all collections (home only) will be donated to the Cheltenham and Gloucester Hospitals charity.

To get in touch, call 01242 588600 or email 


Whilst our showroom must remain closed we are still able to take order online via our website or via phone and email.

We offer free delivery to ALL GL postcodes and also same day delivery if ordered before 2pm.

“Keep it local, keep it Gloucester”


Specsavers at The Eastgate Shopping Centre is ONLY OPEN for emergency NHS appointments.

Studio 7 Films Ltd.

Studio 7 Films is a small film production and distribution company operating out of the Morelands Trading Estate on Bristol Road, Gloucester.

We have an Amazon Prime Video Channel which features our back catalogue of short films. They are free to view if you have a Prime subscription, or you can buy/rent for a small fee. Support local creatives and get entertained in the process!


Superdrug is open for business in Kings Walk, Gloucester.

They have a great range of health and beauty products in make-up, skincare, toiletries, perfume and more.

Sure Sales+Lettings

Local independent Sales and Lettings agent. Offering residential sales and Lettings services across Gloucester, Stroud and Forest of Dean.

Tayntons Solicitors

In light of the escalating spread of Coronavirus, Tayntons Solicitors reassure their clients that they have policies and procedures in place should the need arise. We have heavily invested in our infrastructure and are confident that we will continue to be able to provide continuity in our service delivery.

  • We are open for business
  • We can work normally
  • We are here to help you

0800 158 4147

Quayside Wealth

For new and existing customers we’re still business as usual and happy to offer financial help and advice during these difficult times. Whilst we usually like to sit down and meet face-to-face to really understand financial objectives and concerns, we’re very happy to chat over phone or video conference call.

The Vision Centre

We are offering a telephone triage service and full support service for urgent and emergency care including eye and vision issues repair and replacing spectacles and supplying contact lenses.

Stay Social.

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Like, comment, share and help support your local community during COVID-19.

Are you COVID secure?

Thinking of all the different things you need to do to make sure your business is Covid-Secure for the return to work can be daunting!

Take a look at the ‘New Normal’ brochure from Nettl. Available to download below for a few helpful tips and tricks. 

The cost of travel adds up – contribute your commuter cash!

13 + 14 =

Your petrol money, your morning caffeine boost, lunchtime treats and after-work snacks add up. Times are tough at the moment, really tough. We understand that you might be feeling a little helpless. By donating the cash you’d normally spend on going out to work, to a charity in need, you can support those who care for some of the most vulnerable members of our community.
We’re just finalising where we can best send this money, please contact if interest and we’ll get back in touch when have a suitable charity partner.

1 + 9 =

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