Groceries can be purchased from Dents of Hilgay, which hosts a farm shop, garden centre and barn cafe, and is situated 11 miles from Grassmere.


Fresh eggs are available, only few minutes walk from Grassmere, at the local chicken farm.


Freshly picked asparagus can be bought from St John’s Farm (when in season) in Beachamwell.


Excellent butcher  JW Sargent Stowbridge /Downham Market 01366 382232


Whittington garage/shop in Stoke ferry, for petrol, car repairs etc… 01366500606


Swaffham town has Waitrose, Tesco and Asda. Downham Market town has Tesco and Morrisons.