The businesses of Melbourne need the support of our community.

So many people, families and businesses have been affected by COVID-19 and the closures that were necessary for our safety. Support Melbourne is a place for us to get together, find the best way to support our favourite local businesses and initiatives, and do our bit to strengthen our community.

The businesses of Melbourne need the support of our community.

So many people, families and businesses have been affected by COVID-19 and the closures that were necessary for all of our safety. Support Melbourne is a place for us to get together, find the best way to support our favourite local businesses and initiatives and do our bit to strengthen our community.

Our Local Businesses

Run by the people of Melbourne, all these businesses are looking to support you, so please help support them too. Click below to find out opening hours, services and special offers.

Alterations by Paula


I specialise in alterations of wedding and bridesmaid dresses. I provide general clothing alterations including replacing zips and shortening hems. I also do curtain alterations on site.

Until the point that reopening is possible, I am currently selling a variety of colourful reusable handmade face masks and beautiful handmade backpacks on my Etsy site: PaulasSnazzySews | 07307 188605


Andra Health

Private Health Clinic - Physiotherapy, Nutrition, Pilates & Yoga

We are offering virtual Physiotherapy appointments and Nutrition consultation via video call.

We are also offering Pilates and Yoga both classes and private sessions via Skype so that everyone can keep fit, healthy and well while at home.

Our corporate Pilates and Yoga sessions are also still available to businesses who want to do some (virtual) team building and improve the wellbeing and productivity of their staff. | 01332 862922


Andy Weston Decorating

Interior and exterior painting and decorating

We are mainly working on outside jobs or in empty houses.

We are happy to work internally while you are in but request keeping a suitable distance. | 01332 862876

Best Kept Secret

Dress Agency, Hat Hire and New Jewellery & Accessories

Our shop in Williams Yard is currently closed but Best Kept Secret remains open via our new online shop where we have an extensive range of jewellery, scarves, handbags and accessories, with new items being added daily.

I plan to put some of the dress agency items onto the online shop shortly, to see if there is an interest to that side of our business online.

Use code LAUNCH to get our introductory offer of 10% discount online.

In preparation for re-opening the shop when it is safe to do so, we are now looking at preparing to accept dress agency items by way of viewing the items on either facetime, messenger video or zoom meetings. You can also send photos of items that you would like to sell. Please contact me on 07540 645974 for more details.

By looking at the items ahead of re-opening it will give us the opportunity to list the stock on our computer system in readiness for the items to be dropped off when it is safe to do so.

Thank you for your support, it is very much appreciated during these difficult times.

Stay Safe.

Angela x


Bittersweet Chocolate Co.

Chocolate Makers

Available to order online.

Local delivery/collection also available by prior agreement. | 07968 163706



Electrical Retail

We are still open but working from behind closed doors. We are still doing deliveries and installations on all appliances but following the social distancing rules to protect our customers as well as ourselves.

You can order by phone, on our website or via email – you can even message us through Facebook.

So if you need anything, from a kettle to a washing machine or just a good old chat, please get in touch.

Please keep supporting us, whilst staying safe ❤ | 01332 862607

Blossom & Bloom Baby Classes

Pre/Postnatal & Family Wellbeing

Supporting parents through pregnancy to school, I am offering online classes in:

  • Practical Parenting
  • Sleep Support
  • Baby Massage/Yoga
  • Colic/Reflux
  • Weaning
  • and more.

121 support also available. Please get in touch.


Blossom Tree Flower Studio


Our flower studio is currently closed for Pop up shops and workshops however we are still taking wedding bookings for 2021 and conducting wedding consultations over the phone.

Please contact us to arrange a telephone appointment.


Carey's Prestige Valeting

Mobile Car Valeting

We are offering a deep clean sanitising valet at this time.

All services are cleaned using a professional anti bac and we are steam cleaning where appropriate.

Special arrangements are in place for social distancing at this time. | 07779 575445


CB Fitness and Pilates

Clinical Pilates Mat and Equipment and Personal Training

Pre/postnatal, injury rehabilitation, neurological conditions, orthopaedic conditions, children, Pilates Barre

I offer the following online:

  • 1-2-1 sessions (PAYG or block bookings. Most popular is 5 x 30 min sessions £68)
  • Pilates Classes(£8 PAYG or £30 per month unlimited)
  • Private Classes min 3 people (£25pp for 4 sessions)
  • Video subscription (£20 for 3-4 videos per week)

All NHS staff can get this free of charge.


The Coach House B&B Hotel

Bed and Breakfast Hotel

We are open all the time to provide accommodation for just 1 night or longer.  All rooms have an ensuite shower room.  Free WIFI.  Ground floor rooms.  Off-street parking.

Follow current guidelines, we are offering a self-serve breakfast as well as a tea and coffee tray in each room.  The owner lives on site but separate from the hotel, where Guests have their own key and entrance.

Please feel free to contact us to discuss any requirements you have.  We can be quite flexible to meet guest’s requirements in these unusual times.

Beverley Gardner |
01332 862338

C S Vehicle Services Ltd

Garage & MOT Station class 4 & 7

We can collect and deliver from Melbourne and surrounding villages. | 01332 865311 | 07866 456623

Dandelion Greeting Cards

Greetings Cards & Gifts

Dandelion Stationery is an award winning greeting card publisher based in Melbourne, Derbyshire.

We design, manufacture and distribute greetings cards all across the UK and overseas. Our cards feature heartfelt words and sentiments with the occasional splash of humour.  We use only exceptional materials – all our board is luxury sustainable FSC and all of our envelopes are made from recycled paper. Our carbon footprint is very low, with all cards being designed, printed, finished and packed locally.

Although we don’t sell directly to the public our full collection of cards can be purchased online from Melbourne Print’s stationery studio website and your cards will be delivered to your door, all year round.  Even during a global pandemic, people still have birthdays and anniversaries – staying in touch with loved ones has never been so important.

Buy our cards online through our sister company, the Stationery Studio (another lovely Melbourne-based company) -


Darkcat IT Systems

IT Specialist

Supporting both home and business for 15+ years. I can attend in person, people can drop equipment at my house, I can also help via phone, email and remote desktop. | 07533 906898

DI Bonner Plumbing

Plumbing and Heating

Available for essential plumbing and heating, with social distancing.

01332 863674

Diamond Roofing

Roofing Services

Your local roofer - get in touch if you have any needs regarding roof gutters, fascias and soffits. Generally all aspects of roofing! | 07788 266194

Dog Hairs Grooming Room

Dog grooming, dog food/treats, dog accessories and gifts

We are open again for dog grooming and are contacting current customers to rebook cancelled appointments.

Please bear with us whilst we organise a very busy diary!

The shop is open for food/ treats.

To observe social distancing when in the shop, one customer at a time please. Screens have been installed for staff and customer safety, hand sanitiser is available for customer use. Procedures have been risk assessed and a Covid-19 policy introduced which will be followed by all staff. | 01332 986646 | 07989 799192

Doves Garages Ltd

Doves Garage, Forecourt & Shop

  • Still providing car services & MOTs.
  • FREE local collection of cars.
  • FREE local delivery of groceries from the shop.

Opening times:
8am - 5pm Monday to Friday
8am - 12.30pm Saturday
Closed on Sundays.

Dumelow's Dairy

Local Produce

We are open 7 days a week from 6am-9pm.

Family farm business providing raw milk via vending machine. Fresh daily and never sold the following day. We also sell eggs and honey - all local!

If you need any help just give us a shout, there is always someone on the farm. | 01332 862666

Eden Tree Care & Fencing Ltd

Tree & Hedge Works and Fencing Services

We are still open for business with a very strict regime to help prevent the Spread of Covid 19.

We are doing tree work and fencing but a lot slower which may affect jobs already booked - but we will back get to you.

With regard to new enquiries or anything else, we will get back to you as soon as possible to answer your message.

Many thanks for your patience. | 01332 865775


Eighty Seven Style - Clothing

Women's clothing, accessories and gifts

Our store at 5 Market Place is currently closed but Eighty Seven remains open for business online having just launched a new website.

To mark the new launch we are offering £10 off all orders above £25 by using the discount code 87NEWWEB upon checkout.

We are currently offering free UK shipping on all orders and if local, I will deliver these personally at a safe distance. If sending to a loved one as a gift, we can gift wrap your order at no extra cost. Gift vouchers are also available to purchase and redeem online.

As always, I am available to assist you via email or social media with any questions you may have on our products and / or to provide personalised recommendations.

Thank you for supporting us and other local businesses in Melbourne. Take care and keep safe.

Amy x


F Jackson - Market Gardeners

F Jackson & Son Market Gardeners

We are a small family run business trading in Melbourne at Hawthorn House since 1912.

F Jackson & Son have been delivering veg boxes locally for nearly 20 years now and we pride ourselves on providing a bespoke personal service to all customers whether it be a standard box or something more specific.

We provide a safe delivery service or collection can be arranged.

A small range of plants and herbs are also available.

Please contact Richard or Jane to discuss our products and services.

Richard 07768 866181 | Jane 07973 689690


Faber Architects


We have a breadth of experience and enjoy working on varied projects across many sectors including residential, religious and community spaces, education, health and infrastructure.

Our expertise includes new build, extensions and working with Listed Buildings and complex sites. We have established relationships with local authorities and other design professionals with whom we work closely where required.

We offer a bespoke architectural design service to create the best use and quality of space for each individual Client. This service includes initial concepts, design development, planning & full plans building control submissions, tendering and contract administration during construction.

Louise Charlton & Tim Barwell | 01283 702489


Takeaway Coffee & Food

Forteys will be reopening on Friday 22nd May for takeaway coffee and food.

We look forward to welcoming you all back for your coffee, Hambleton Bakery bread and other treats.

Open Monday to Saturday 9am to 3pm. | 01332 864226


Foxtrot Twenty

Business Financial Support

Providing businesses with financial support, including business planning, cash flow scenario planning, accessing government support schemes, and anything related to these.

Working from home and available for Zoom calls, or email.

If there is a group of businesses that have similar issues / queries, I am happy to run a free Zoom group chat to help where I can.

Health & Safety Compliance Services

Health and Safety Consultancy

  • Health & Safety Consultancy including Covid re-occupation assessments
  • Supporting businesses through Covid
  • Ensuring companies meet their health & safety legal obligations
  • Includes health & safety management, risk assessments, guidance & training

We are keen to support local Melbourne businesses. | 07538 043227

Heaths Farm Shop

Farm Shop & Nursery

Our current opening hours are:

Monday: 10am-4pm
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: 10am-4pm
Thursday: 10am-4pm
Friday: 10am-4pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 10am-4pm

Please note we are currently only allowing 2 customers in the shop at a time.

Free local delivery 6 days a week (not Sundays).

Please ring the shop for further information or to place an order. | 01332 862645

High Hill - Hot Food Takeaway

Hot Food Takeaway

Open Tuesday to Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday from 5pm to 9.15pm during this pandemic period.

Delivery service available for disabled, over 70's and house bound individuals only e.g. pregnant women, families with young children.

Maximum of 3 customers allowed inside at a time.

We are the third generation of British Chinese. Our priority is the healthiness and nutritional value of our food.

Please order for collection by telephone.

01332 862530

62-64 High Street, Melbourne, Derby. DE73 8GJ

HomeMaid of Melbourne

Meal Delivery Service

Health nutritious meals delivered chilled within 12 miles of Melbourne, Derbyshire.

Individual and family portions available. Allergens, intolerances and dislikes can be catered for.

5* environmental health rated from south Derbyshire.

Please contact me through my Facebook page.

Happy Birthing Co

Hypnobirthing & Antenatal Classes

All of our classes are being run online via Zoom.

We provide full Hypnobirthing courses and a shorter birth preparation class. | 07771 747478

Jenny Jarvis Life Coaching

Life Coach

Coaching to help people achieve their desires.

Call me for an initial conversation for how I could help you or someone you know. | 07540 896347


Kater4K9 - Pet Supplements

Pet Supplements

We are a local canine supplement company committed to providing high quality supplements without the nasty binders or fillers.

  • Buy our supplements online using the code Supportmelbs  for free delivery.
  • We will deliver locally, observing all social distancing measures.
  • We can deliver at a time to suit you.

K Earp Window Cleaning

Window Cleaning est 1993

I will be operating again from the beginning of May, working from 8am till 3pm Monday to Thursday.

I will be wearing disposable gloves at all times, washing my hands before and after every clean and using antibacterial products in my water.

Payment should be made online or money can be left in a safe place outside within a plastic bag.

Please get in touch by text or email. | 07855 953204

KJ Glass

Fused Glass

Kj Glass is based in Melbourne, U.K. and specialises in Handmade Fused Glass. The best bit… because each piece is individually crafted, almost every product can be personalised. Perhaps you have an idea of your own and you would like us to create it for you?

Unique gift ideas. Almost every product crafted by KJ Glass can be made unique and personal to you. Be this through colour choices, personal images and text or your own idea completely. All you have to do is ask!

Workshops would normally be available, however are suspended during current times. | 07712 585296

La Vie En Rose Gifts

Gifts and Card Shop

Whilst my retail shop is closed, if there is any item you need I will happily post out as I check the shop weekly I’ve introduced a discount for NHS and Key workers and this will continue when I re-open.

Paula Marston| 07971 285105


Leicestershire Hypnotherapy

Hypnotherapy Practice

Hypnotherapy to relax, feel calmer, breathe freer, manage stress better and reduce unwanted habits.

  • Online Zoom sessions from the comfort of your home
  • Recorded downloads to help you relax if experiencing fears and anxieties
  • Free initial consultation over the phone or via zoom call | 07966 151680


Lomas Opticians


Open only for emergency and essential eyecare, please call or email in the first instance, we will consult remotely first with you. Practice visits are strictly by pre arranged appointment.

Hopefully back to routine eye examinations soon. awaiting guidance from our governing bodies and NHS England. | 01332 865021

Marias Flowers


We are offering seasonal bunches of flowers delivered to your doorstep.

We are also taking 2021 and 2022 wedding bookings via a consultation over email/phone whilst our studio doors are currently closed. | 07494 914217


Melbourne Assembly Rooms


Our office is open from 8am - 3pm.

The Assembly Rooms is a venue for indoor sport, classes, events, weddings and celebration. | 01332 863522

Melbourne Coffee

Coffee Roasting & Supply

Established in 2008 we roast coffee weekly and deliver free locally.

Buy online or give us a call! | 07542 168039


Melbourne Community Care

Local Charity

Our office is currently closed to visitors but we are regularly checking and replying to messages.

Our managers and volunteers are working from home helping members of the community who are having to self-isolate with regular phone calls and help with shopping if required.

We are also working with the pharmacy to help deliver prescription to those self-isolating and delivering hearing aid batteries on request. | 01332 863585

Melbourne Electrics


We are an Electrical Company based in Melbourne with 17 years experience.

Although we are offering limited services due to Covid 19 at the moment, I am available to discuss any work needed once restrictions are lifted.

For the work I am able to provide currently, social distancing will be adhered to and plus PPE will be worn. | 07912 610033

Melbourne Fish & Chip Shop


We are open from 20 May with limited hours & a smaller menu.

We are allowing 2 customers in the shop at any one time, with markings on the floor to adhere to 2m social distancing guidelines. A perspex barrier has also been built across the shop to ensure the safety of staff & customers.

We encourage customers to please ring ahead with food orders.

Opening hours
Mon: 4pm - 8.30pm
Tues: 11.30am - 1.30pm & 4pm - 8.30pm
Wed: 11.30am - 1.30pm & 4pm - 8.30pm
Thurs: 11.30am - 1.30pm & 4pm - 8.30pm
Fri: 11.30am - 2pm & 4pm - 9pm
Sat: 11.30am - 2pm & 4pm - 9pm

01332 865583

Melbourne Florist

Florist & Gifts

Floral Friday - Place your order by Wednesday to bring a little floral to your Friday.
Seasonal bouquet or White Lily bouquet from £20.
Collection between 10am - 2pm or free local delivery.

Please check out our website or follow us on Instagram and Facebook for the latest updates. | 07742 983378


Melbourne Garage

Melbourne Garage & MOT Station

  • MOT & servicing
  • Free local pick up and drop off
  • We are here for all your vehicle needs

Opening times:

  • 08:30 - 17:30 Monday - Friday
  • Saturday - temporarily closed
  • Closed on Sunday | 01332 862373

Melbourne News

Newspapers / Magazines / General Supplies

Our current opening hours are 4.30am-1pm every day.

We are happy to deliver papers/magazines and other supplies or can take orders over the phone for collection in store.

01332 863156

Melbourne Print

Print / Web / Design / Office Supplies

Our retail store might not be open to the public at the moment but we are still open online and are able to supply print, web, graphic design and also office supplies.

We have a secure online payment portal and can arrange contactless deliveries to keep us all safe while keeping our projects moving.

We’d love to help keep you or your business moving during these difficult times so please get in touch by email, phone or via our website.

You can also shop online at for greeting cards, notebooks, pens & pencils, small gifts and school uniform. | 01332 864990


MRH Gas Services

Plumbing & Heating

Available for all essential plumbing and heating needs following government social distancing advice. | 07967 114627

Music Time

Pre-School Music & Movement class, Parties & Events

Music Time - Derby’s longest established preschool music and movement group based in Melbourne.

Now posting daily interactive zoom classes. 9:30am, 10:30am & 1:30pm

Limited numbers.

Text to book 07866 689971.

All the usual interaction, fun, music and movement in the safety of your own home hosted by Tracey. | 07866 689971

No 33 Lifestyle - Home & Gifts

Home Interiors and Gift Shop

Whilst our retail store is closed, we are still processing orders for delivery.

Please visit our website to view our products and purchase online, we are offering a free local delivery service, or if you live further afield we are happy to post out direct to you.

07722 123499

Nettl of South Derbyshire

Marketing & Design 

Nettl of South Derbyshire is graphic design studio that specialise in design led web, print & display solutions for business. The Nettl team are part of Melbourne Print family which means you still get a great local service from a team backed up the nationally recognised Nettl software systems. 

We might not be operating from our usual office at Melbourne Print, but the team are currently working from home and are happy to have a friendly chat about any projects that you may have now or coming up in the future. 

Our production hub is still open providing design, print, display solutions, websites & SEO and we are here to offer advice and direction to clients who may be looking for creative solutions for their business.

Want to chat?  Use this link to contact us and we will happily call or skype. | 01332 864990

P B Landscapes of Melbourne

Landscaping & Garden Design

Open 7am - 8pm

7 days a week. | 01332 862810 | 07752 731708

Pierre Hourlier Wines

Wine Importer & Merchant

  • Order online
  • Order via phone

Swift free local delivery from 6 bottles with promo code LOCALDEL6

01332 341466

Pinks Boutique

Organic aromatherapy based skincare - hand made in the UK

We have a complete range of certified products for facials, body, hands and feet designed by spa professional and ideal for creating that well deserved home pampering experience.

Follow us on social media to hear fantastic tips from our founder Kirstie Allen on to how to take care of yourself during lockdown - because let's face, it who else is going to and you deserve it!

Check out the full range on our website

  • Sustainable, ethically sourced, vegan products
  • Hand made in the East Midlands
  • FREE local delivery by using code COLLECTION2ZX when you order online
  • Online training also available for those that want to make their home spa to the next level! 

Stay safe and stay looking your best | 01332 411588 

Proverb Skincare

Clean, natural, safe hygiene and skincare products, made in the UK.

Our current focus is our REFILLABLE Hand Sanitiser that we launched in November. For every one we sell, we are giving another FREE to key workers on the frontline.

  • Sanitiser in stock now
  • Check out our other products designed to make you look and feel better
  • Working to keep local services and business open and safe
  • Free delivery locally use coupon COLLECTION2ZX
  • 10% of profits go to charity WaterAid | 02077 818220


R H Motors

Motor Vehicle Repair

We are still operating and can offer repairs, servicing and MOTs.

rob.rhmotors@gmail.com01332 695155 | 07970 062289

Sainsburys Local

Grocery Store

We now open 7am to 10pm Monday - Saturday
and 10am to 4pm on Sundays.

We are a click n Collect store for Argos.

You can still enter the National lottery instore.

01332 864590

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Stationery Studio

Stationery, Gifts, Greetings Cards & School Uniform

The Stationery Studio is Melbourne Print’s online stationery store where we sell all the stationery goodies that we stock in our retail store. This includes Dandelion Stationery’s full range of famous greetings cards (nearly 1000!) along with our huge range of lovely notebooks, pens & pencils, stationery gifts and also school uniform for local schools.

As an online store we are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  We offer free delivery on orders over £10.  Safe to all involved and no social distancing required!

We are offering a 10% discount to all local customers in or around Melbourne; simply enter coupon code: SUPPORTMELBOURNE before checking out. | 01332 864990


Swarkestone Nursery

Garden Centre

Our store is temporarily closed to the public, however we are offering a contactless delivery service to the local area through our webshop:

Sadly we can't currently offer a click and collect service as this is against current government legislation for non-essential products, but if this changes we will look into this option. | 01332 700800


Spar General Store

General Store

For any enquiries please call. 

01332 987345

Studio 73 - Fitness & Wellbeing

Fitness Studio

Studio73 is a small fitness Studio based in Kings Newton. We’re currently closed but are offering our existing clients free Yoga, HIIT & Boxercise Classes via Zoom.

As the restrictions continue we understand more than ever the benefits and importance of physical exercise and social connection, therefore we’re opening our offer of free classes to the community of Melbourne.

07771 958194


The Melbourne Cobbler

Shoe Repairs, Keys Cutting & Dry Cleaning

Opening 15th June

We do all kinds of shoe repairs to stitching of your favourite bag, as well as;

  • Key cutting and keys cut to code
  • Engraving 
  • Dry cleaning
  • Rug doctor hire
  • And fine leather goods by Yoshi and Rowallan

I will also be doing a collection and delivery service for all dry cleaning and shoe repairs. Give me a call and I will happily come and collect and deliver for you at a time that is convenient for you.

01332 865480 | 07772 752366

Tori & Ben's - Farm Shop & Deli

Farm Shop & Deli

If it’s fresh we’ve got it and much more!
Check out our website for a stock list.

  • Kind and considerate customer service
  • Outstanding fresh produce
  • Free local delivery - 24hr turn around from order
  • Isolated collections
  • Safe, stress free, solitary shopping
  • 1 in 1 out open shop with screens to protect you and our staff
  • No contact in store shopping

Opening Hours
9am-5pm Tuesday-Friday
8am-5pm Saturday
10am-4pm Sunday
Closed Monday


Tropic Skincare

Skincare with Laura Flower

I’m still open for business online and can do online pamper parties or 1 to 1 video chats to discuss the skincare and makeup products to suit you Just drop me a message or give me a call if you are interested in our 100% natural cruelty free products | 07527 719080


TUK Architecture

Architectural design and building surveying services

  • Architectural Drawings
  • Planning Permission
  • Technical and Building Regulations drawings
  • Party Wall Surveying

Contact name: Phillip Tuckwell | 01332 660057


Wayne Lawrence - Electrician

Wayne Lawrence Electrical Contractors Ltd

We are local electrical contractors and Solar PV installers and have been trading for 35 years. We undertake a wide variety of work inc; callouts big and small, all electrical installation work domestic and commercial, rewires, showers, alarm and CCTV systems, solar PV installation and repair.

We are still open for business in a limited capacity due to COVID19. We have systems in place at the moment to prevent the spread of the virus inc. wearing appropriate PPE if necessary. Please feel free to contact us to arrange an estimate. | info@solar-panels-derby.com01332 690262 | 07976 246366

Well Pharmacy


Opening Hours
Monday to Friday 9am-6pm (Closed 1pm-2pm)
Saturday 9am-12.30pm

We are allowing 3 people in the Pharmacy at one time. To maintain social distancing we have markings on the floor for everyone to keep 2 metres apart.

Although we do offer a delivery service, we are currently overwhelmed with the amount of deliveries needing to be made. We are working with Community to Care to deliver to those who are vulnerable and cannot leave their homes.

We also now have an online shop where you can buy essential items.

01332 862510

Zeerah Indian Restaurant

Indian Restaurant and Take Away 

Currently takeaway and collection only.

We are open 4 days a week:
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday for takeaways and collections only.

61 Derby Road
DE73 8FE | 01332 864135

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