Shops, Hotels, Restaurants and Businesses


Hotels, Inns and Public Houses


Take-away meals

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Other Businesses


Cloverleaf Antiques and Collectables

Cloverleaf are local suppliers of antique, vintage and collectable items. Please contact Lesley on 01480 819148 or email at for more details.

Building Services

Mark Duly Carpenter and General Builder

Mark Duly is a Buckden-based carpenter and general builder with over 19 years experience of the trade. For more information, please call Mark on 07703 218661 / 01480 811226 or email

Childrens' Nursery

Buckden Day Nursery

Situated close to the local junior school, Buckden Day Nursery employs fully qualified members of staff to look after the children whose ages range from 6 weeks to 5 years.


Saves Nine Dressmaking Workshops

Saves Nine offers a relaxed environment to relearn the art of sewing. With more than thirty years of experience including dressmaking, alterations and soft furnishings, Ruth Rees has longed to do more than just 'make things'. For more information on the workshops please visit or contact Ruth on 07717 514628 / 01480 810406; email

General Stores

Buckden Mini Market

Located in Hunts End (by the village green), Buckden Mini Market provides for all your normal daily shopping needs. The shop, which also has an off-license section and pharmacy, can offer free home delivery (ring before 11:00 am) and is open every day of the week including Sunday mornings.


Top Banana

Buckden's greengrocer has been supplying local residents and businesses with fresh produce since 1992. The store is located in Hunts End (by the Village Green) and is open Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Saturday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.



Tangles is a unisex salon situated in Buckden High Street. Easily accessible with parking on the main road, we are open 5 days a week from Tuesday to Saturday. All the staff at Tangles have many years hairdressing experience and are here to accommodate your requirements, from a cut to the most adventurous of colours and perms.

Farm Produce

Low Farm

Low Farm in nearby Stirtloe rears chickens and pigs in their natural environment. If you are interested in purchasing locally-produced pork or eggs, please contact Angie Bruce on 01480 810056; email

Interior design, curtains and blinds

Interior Concept

Interior Concept specialises in the supply and fitting of custom-made curtains and blinds for both domestic and business clients. The company, which has many years experience in the industry, has a number of satisfied customers in the area. More information can be found on the Interior Concept webpage. Click for more information

Ladies' clothes retailers

Anne Furbank

Located in Buckden High Street, this distinguished independent womenswear retailer has won recognition in both local and national retailer awards. Find out more by visiting the Anne Furbank web page or by visiting their site at Click for more information

Elouise Lingerie

Elouise Lingerie is one of the region's premier retailers and is well-known in the area for the quality of its merchandise. Its premises are conveniently located in Buckden High Street and there is ample car parking within the village. Their phone number is 01480 812740.

Language Services

Noemi Rey Spanish Language Services

Noemi Rey is a professional Spanish translator who specialises in document translation and private language tuition. If you are interested please contact Noemi on 01480 812181; email

Leisure Club

Waterside Leisure Club

The Waterside Leisure Club is located about a mile outside the village on Mill Road. Its facilities include a fully equipped, air-conditioned gymnasium, fitness studio, swimming pool, sauna, steam room and spa. There is also a restaurant with a veranda that overlooks the marina, privately owned lodges, water-ski lake, tennis courts, trim trail and fishing.

Micro Brewery

Draycott Brewery

This local micro brewery was established in 2007 and prides itself in producing CAMRA-accredited real ales. Please visit their website at for more information, or contact the brewery on 07740 374710 / 01480 812404; email


Richard Clark Photography Ltd

Richard & Justine are a local professional husband & wife team dedicated to capturing all of your special moments in a relaxed and contemporary style. If you would like to find out more please visit their website at or contact Richard on 01480 811368; email

Hotels, Inns and Public Houses

The George, Hotel and Brasserie

The George is a modern brasserie, wine bar and 12 bed roomed hotel situated in the historic village of Buckden just off the A1 between Huntingdon and St Neots. For hundreds of years it has been a resting place for travellers making their way between York and London along the old Great North Road. For more details please visit The George's web page. Click for more information

The Lion Hotel

A 15th Century building located in Buckden High Street, The Lion Hotel has 15 en-suite bedrooms, a conference room for meetings, a bar and a fine restaurant with both À La Carte and Table d'hôte menus.


The George, Hotel and Brasserie

See entry under Hotels, Inns and Public Houses.

The Lion Hotel

See entry under Hotels, Inns and Public Houses.


Crusaders Scaffolding

The aim of the company is to supply and erect a full range of scaffolding at a competitive price, whilst still maintaining a very high level of quality.

Skin Care

Big Village Skin Care Products

Big Village is a local (Buckden) enterprise that specialises in the manufacture of high-quality natural skin care oils and deodorants. For information on their range of products, please see their website. Click for more information