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Funds for Village

Humshaugh Community Ventures Limited, which runs the shop, has been awarding grants to the community that helped us to save the shop in the first place. The first of our… Read more »

Vote for us

We are delighted to tell you that Humshaugh Village Shop is in the semi-finals of the National Lottery Awards 2011 and we need your votes to win. We are one… Read more »

Not Quite Top Shop

Despite winning a prestigious regional award from the Countrywide Alliance, your local shop couldn’t come away with the top prize at the 2010 National Awards at the House of Lords…. Read more »

Full of Pride Awards

The Shop is really puffed up with pride after winning not one but two Pride in Tynedale Awards. At a special ceremony at Hexham Racecourse on Friday March 25th Humshaugh… Read more »

Book Shop for a Night

World Book Night comes to Humshaugh Village Shop on Saturday March 5th. And it’s doubled in size now that two villagers chosen as givers have decided to pool their resources… Read more »

Bag Publicity

There’s no such thing as bag publicity (sorry). After The Journal ran a big page lead about our Humshaugh shopping bag exploits (Saturday February 5th 2011), The Sue Sweeney Show… Read more »

Bag Shots

The hunt is on for the most interesting, exotic, bizarre or downright silly photo of a Humshaugh Village Shop bag. The stylish jute holdalls, which have been available since October… Read more »


Your shop has been shortlisted for two prestigious awards. Humshaugh Community Ventures Ltd is in the final three of the community section of the Pride in Tynedale Awards, organised by… Read more »