Deepdale opens new cafe
Since its new cafe opened at the end of May, the owners of Deepdale Garden Centre at West Wold Farm, Burnham Road, Barton, say it has been well-received.
Barrow business Lavender and Old Lace is also now trading from the garden centre, having moved in earlier this month.
Owner Trish Spokes provides floral arrangements for all occasions with a particular emphasis on weddings.?Deepdale owner Bill Faulding said the feedback for the cafe has been positive.
“It has been very well received and we started with a small menu and we are increasing it.”
Mr Faulding said the cafe provides breakfasts and lunches.?Deepdale describes itself as “Barton’s independent plant specialist”.
More than ?100,000 has been spent on the centre and purchase of the land.
It originally opened under the former name of Deepdale Country Stores last year and employs five staff, including Mr Faulding.
There are around 15,000 plants on sale at the garden centre and they also sell barbecues, fire pits and animal feeds.