Uckfield shopping tips for July

This Uckfield News shopping feature gives you tips on what to find where in our town during July.

Fresh stock is constantly arriving and businesses that have listings in our Uckfield Directory share their latest news here. If you would like to be included in this monthly feature please contact cathy@uckfieldnews.com.

Peaches now available at Hartfields

New season peaches have arrived at Hartfields and English cherries are available there too.

A whole new menu is coming in too. Dishes include courgette and spinach fratata, a Spanish-style meal served warm with a salad; quiche – that will change daily – with a potato, spring onion and dill salad; a Hartfields take on a Waldorf salad, and cod and prawn fishcakes, always popular.

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New season peaches, centre, can now be found at Hartfields Produce Store. (There’s a new menu too).

Summer reductions on stock at SG Home Interiors

There are lots of summer stock reductions at SG Home Interiors, including upholstery to make way for new and some ex-display appiances.

Debbie Reed said there were “massive savings on retail prices”.

Coffee and cake are available there too if you would like to stop for refreshments.

• The store raised £126 for Marie Curie last weekend when they held a blooming great tea party. Debbie said thank you to all who visited.

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A corner sofa at SG Home Interiors – just one of the furniture items in a sale at the showroom.

New motor-cycle jackets and jeans at J&S

New leather and textile jackets and trousers, including Kevlar camo and Kevlar jeans – and leggings for women – have arrived at J&S motor-cycle accessories superstore on the Bellbrook Estate, Uckfield.

Brands include BKS, Alpine Star, Red Route, IXS and Frank Thomas.

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Kevlar camo jeans for motorcyclists at J&S Accessories.

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A Frank Thomas textile jacket at J&S Accessories. See matching trousers below.

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Frank Thomas textile trousers. They match the jacket in the picture above.

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Kevlar motorcycle jeans at J&S Accessories.

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Ladies’ motorcycle leggings at J&S.

For floral arrangements visit The Flower Shop

Wondering who can make you fresh flower floral arrangements? The Flower Shop will be able to help. See two of their arrangements below:

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New stock arriving weekly at Chapter Three

Cotten and linen were snapped up by shoppers at Chapter Three during last week’s heat wave but plenty of stock is still arriving for summer.

Items are being added to a sale rail each week so it is worth taking a look at that while you are in the shop.

New metallic and leather bags should be in by now too.

You’ll spot layout changes being made soon. Chapter Three owner Kay Bevan wants to make room for new jewellery displays and more clothing rails before the winter season starts.

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In the window at Chapter Three.

Wide range of scissors at Sew n Sew

Check out the wide range of scissors at Sew n Sew, lots of new designs of spinners and 400g size balls of Stylecraft Aran wool, patterns are available too.

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Scissors at Sew n Sew.

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Spinners of all shapes and sizes at Sew n Sew – customers have now begun collecting them.

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400g balls of Aran wool, new stock at Sew n Sew.

Gem wall and table clocks popular at Carvills

Gem wall and table clocks, and photo frames, have become popular at Carvills and are available in a great selection of colours.

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These wall and table clocks are proving popular at Carvills. There are picture frames too.

Angel poise lamps are the must-have lamp this season, cool and stylish, yet eminently practical.

See here the over-sized floor lamp. It is fully adjustable, available in five subtle matt colours and can be teamed up with a dainty table lamp, ideal for a side table, bedside or work station.

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Angle poise lamps at Carvills.

A range of ceramic vases has been extended with a new collection from Leslie Gerry. Six designs include pheasant, spaniel, fox, westie, cat and collie.

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Two of the ceramic vases in a new range at Carvills. Look out for pheasant, westie, cat and collie too.

Carvills summer sale starts on Thursday, July 13. There will be discounts on bed linen, pictures, furniture, lighting, giftware, fabrics and wallpaper.

Bargain shelves at Kamsons Pharmacy

There are bargain shelves stocked with goods for £1 an item at Kamsons Pharmacy. The range from toothpaste, to body creams and shampoos and conditioners.

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Shelves of items for just £1 at Kamsons Pharmacy in Uckfield High Street.

Summer clothes at Cole’s Menswear

You’ll find all you need for summer at Cole’s Menswear in Uckfield High Street. Jackets, trousers, shirts and ties in a variety of colours are available.

Here’s a look inside the store.

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Summer menswear at Cole’s.

George Moss buys pre-owned prestigious watches

George Moss buys pre-owned prestigious watches including Rolex, Breitling, Cartier and Omega.

It also buys jewellery as items and gold too.

Director Rob Suckling said gold was still fetching a good price and it was amazing how much could be gained from a pile of broken jewellery.

On average, he added, they were paying out between £200 and £300 for pre-owned jewellery.

Chestnut Tree charity shop looks forward to festival

Chestnut Tree Children’s Hospice charity shop is looking forward to Uckfield Festival and planning to get involved with the Big Day Out event  by holding a Grab a Bargain Day.

You will be welcome to call in and join the fun.

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Grab a bargain day is coming up at the Chestnut Tree charity shop on Saturday, July 8.

Tennis rackets for all at Final Score

If Wimbledon inspires you to take up tennis or buy a new racket then Final Score has a wide range available for both adults and children. A re-stringing service is also available at the shop.

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Tennis rackets for adults and children at Final Score sports shop.

Bargains available at Diane Hutt Gallery

As new stock continues to arrive at the Diane Hutt Gallery a big clear-out is under way with beautifully-framed prints available at bargain prices.

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Bargains available as a clear-out is under way at the Diane Hutt Gallery.

New sculptures from Rebecca Lardner are available now and there’s a new collection from Leigh Lambert.

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Rock Star, a sculpture by Rebecca Lardner, at the Diane Hutt Gallery.

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Don’t Stop Me Now, by Leigh Lambert, at the Diane Hutt Gallery.

Also attracting attention in the shop are beach huts by Karen Welch.

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Beach huts by Karen Welch at the Diane Hutt Gallery.

Josefina’s new website is taking shape

Work is progressing well on a new online shop for Josefina and testing begins this month in preparation for the website to go live towards the end of September, ready for Christmas.

Eventually it is hoped all furniture will be available to buy online across the country as well as in the Uckfield High Street shop.

A new window display was completed this week to give you an idea of the treats inside the store – look out for new jewellery coming soon.

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A new window display in grey and white at Josefina.

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More to see in another Josefina window in Grange Road.

See also:

Uckfield women complete 100km walking challenge

Nursery could be built along with 25 new homes in Maresfield

Taylor Wimpey gets ready to advertise its development site at Ridgewood

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