At Somerlap, we’re proud to sell a range of Somerset-made products built by skilled, local craftsmen. In this blog, we round up some other products that are locally made in Somerset. There is an incredible range of quality items made in our County, from delicious food and drink to the finest willow baskets and cricket bats.
Yeo Valley are perhaps best known for their yogurt, but they also produce quality milk, butter and ice cream at their farm in Blagdon, North Somerset. If you visit Yeo Valley's organic gardens you might just spot their bespoke Ticket Hut, made here at Somerlap!
Wyke Farms Cheese
Farmhouse Cheddar cheese has been made at Wyke Farm in Bruton for over 150 years. The farm prides itself on its 100% green energy production, which includes its own biomas plant, solar panels and electric cars.
Yeo Vally and Wyke Farms were sponsors of this years indepedent musical festival Valley Fest. Now in its third year, Somerlap supplied willow hurdle fencing panels to the small festival that has a very sustainable heart.
The Thatcher family have been crafting quality cider at Myrtle Farm in the heart of Somerset for over four generations.
Millchamp and Hall
Each Millchamp and Hall cricket bat is handcrafted from English Willow. The Taunton-based business (now 30 years old) operates from a workshop based in the Somerset County Ground.
Lovingtons Ice Cream
Boasting a wide range of ice creams and sorbets, multi award-winning Lovingtons ice cream has been made in Castle Cary since 1997.
Founded in 1959 and based in Bridgwater, every Somerset Willow basket is made by hand using locally grown Somerset willow.
Fox Brothers Flannel has been made in Wellington since 1772, and has been worn by everyone from Prime Ministers to Hollywood stars.
St Cuthberts Paper
St Cuthberts fine paper has been made in the Cathedral City of Wells since the 1700s. Made in their 100-year-old mill, the paper is still sold around the world to artists and printers alike.
Pallets Made In Somerset
Our sister company, Somerlap Pallets, also provide timber pallet services for Yeo Vally, Thatchers Cider and Wyke Cheese.