LATEST INFORMATION 2020

LATEST INFORMATION 2020

What to expect when visiting Broadslap 2020 – the alternative year.

We will update this page with upcoming exciting events and also any relevant changes to safety information – please keep checking back.

A very different way of life.

At Broadslap, we are determined to continue offering the best produce and service that we can.

For those of you new to Broadslap we hope you will see that we have so much to offer it just looks a little different this year!

We have gone back indoors, and weather allowing outdoor seating will still be available. 

As you would expect, it will feel a little different, but we will do our very best to make the experience as enjoyable and relaxing as possible. We ask you to have a read of what to expect and as ever, if in doubt, please do give us a call.

What to expect when you join us indoors to eat:-

  • Pre-bookings preferred please (Please call 01738 730776)
  • We will ask you to log in to the track and trace app and would remind you to log out when leaving. It will take your details and hold these for 21 days from your booking date complying with government guidance and GDPR. (We do not retain your information this is an external app)
  • All members of staff are temperature checked every morning (we hope this may help provide a little comfort that the team at Broadslap want everyone to be safe)
  • On arrival, wait to be seated.
  • If waiting, please remember to keep your distance from others.
  • Please wear a face-covering until seated and when moving throughout the building (they are not necessary whilst seated at the table when eating and drinking)
  • We are aiming to keep the 2m distancing in place but if we reduce to 1m then will make this clear. 
  • All areas will be rigorously cleaned between visitors.
  • Disposable menus and no additional items on tables
  • Once seated our team will talk with you to explain our process of service and obtain any further specific needs you may have
  • We want everyone to stay safe, and we thank you in advance for your patience through these every fluid times.
  • We ask that you consider the latest government guidance/legislation and book in a manner that allows compliance.
  • Lastly, if you have COVID 19 symptoms, please do not enter. 

The shop is now open please do go in for a look and please can we ask that you wear a face covering.

To ensure your and our safety, we will have a new format for visitors this year, and we wish to answer some of the questions you may have before you arrive.

We are opening PYO on a pre-booked system at this time; please book using the Pick-Your-Own page booking system – currently strawberries on the booking system until 30 September when the bookings will then be for Pumpkins for October.

 

PYO Fruit – ends 30th September 2020.
Pay for what you pick by 
weight.

As usual, our fruit season starts with Strawberries and will continue through the summer with other fresh fruit including redcurrants, black currants, gooseberries, brambles and of course raspberries. Raspberries are now almost finished for the 2020 season BUT still pick your own for strawberries, if in doubt, please ask.

We ask that you adhere to the social distancing and hygiene measures in place:- (PYO Fruit)

• Observe 2m distancing rules throughout the farm

• Use the one way systems as indicated both getting to the tunnels, within the tunnels and coming back from the tunnels.

• Use Broadslap baskets for picking your fruit.

• Please do not visit if you are suffering symptoms or are unwell.

• Most of all, we want you to be safe and enjoy the experience!

 

Pumpkins – until 31st October 2020
Pay for what you pick by size.

The pumpkin picking rules will be very similar to the fruit, and we ask that you adhere to the social distancing and hygiene measures in place:- (PYO Pumpkins)

• Observe 2m distancing rules throughout the farm

• Use the one way systems as indicated both getting to the tunnels, within the tunnels and coming back from the tunnels.

• Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we are unable to provide sledges (as we did last year), but you are welcome to bring your own for ease of pumpkin moving! They are all sizes this year, including some whoppers!!

• Please do not visit if you are suffering symptoms or are unwell.

• Most of all, we want you to be safe and enjoy the experience!

Service with a smile is only the start.

And it’s not just fruit; we offer TAKEAWAY too – we will have some great options to enhance your experience including:-

• Barrista coffee (now this is something we have all been waiting for)

 • Hot and Cold beverages

 • Fruit

 • Homemade Meringues, Shortbread, Jams, Sauces, Honey, delicious family or individual pies, lasagnas, ice-creams and much much more.

 • Fruit & Vegetable Boxes and Broadslap Homemade treats box.

Please come and PYO, pick up a coffee, cake or a lite bite for lunch.

Take away your supper ready to heat, add your fruit – the perfect conclusion to a fun-filled day.

We look forward to welcoming you this 2020.

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