Urgent news – cancellation of classes

Urgent news – cancellation of classes

We regret very much that we will have to cancel all of our regular classes until the end of April. We will be able to assess nearer the time what to do about our classes in May and June. All participants who have paid already will be refunded. We are looking to make a...
Would you like to join our friendly club?

Would you like to join our friendly club?

We have some very exciting news for you… We’re starting a club! The Peacock and the Tortoise Membership Club will be a weekly sewing retreat – a chance to escape the busy world and work on your sewing projects.How does it work?Membership will cost...

Display your work in our window – free of charge

Through our shop we often meet talented people who make beautiful things but don’t have their own space to sell their work. They rely on Facebook pages, word of mouth or the occasional (Christmas) market. In 2020 we are going to offer a pop-up window to textile...
Come to our wonderful January sale!

Come to our wonderful January sale!

Our wonderful January sale starts on Saturday 4th January 2020, when we reopen after a short New Year break. Come along and pick up a bargain or three in fabrics, haberdashery, packs, patterns and kits. We’re open at our usual time of 10am until 4:30pm and we look...
Christmas opening times at The Peacock and the Tortoise

Christmas opening times at The Peacock and the Tortoise

Christmas opening times 2019We will be open as normal on Monday 23rd December (10am – 4:30pm), then as follows:Christmas Eve, 24th December – 10am to 2pmFriday 27th December 11am – 3pmSaturday 28th December 11am – 3pmWe are closed from 29th...
Our Spring 2020 Newsletter has landed

Our Spring 2020 Newsletter has landed

Our Spring 2020 Newsletter is packed full of exciting news, interesting information and details of our fantastic classes. In this edition we have details of:our upcoming classes and workshops on Quilting, Patchwork, Crocheting, Sewing Machines, Sewing Patterns, making...