Country Canines: Bring Your Dog to Work Day 2018

Like the majority of the country, we are devoted dog lovers here at Brocklehursts and we even have two canine co-workers, Smedley and Doris, to keep us company throughout the working week. Now we know we’re very lucky as most people have to leave their handsome hounds ...

Lincolnshire Show 2018: Brocklehursts is back!

Having taken a few years -or thirty - off from the show simply due to a clash of event dates, this year we are finally returning for the 2018 Lincolnshire Show. Now we don’t like to say we’re perfect but what perfect timing that we’re back for what is set to be a monumental show ...

Father’s Day 2018 Gift Ideas

Finding that ideal Father’s Day gift can be a tiresome task, especially when you ask him what he wants for the umpteenth time and he still insists "nothing". Yet you know full well that if you were to take him at his word you would be “greeted” by a very unfriendly grunt come Sunday morning ...

Brocklehursts: Made in Bakewell

Widely recognised as the heart of the Peak District, we at Brocklehursts are lucky enough to call the picturesque town of Bakewell, Derbyshire - our home. Nestled in the quintessentially British countryside, our little riverside town has a lot more to offer than most people know. Full of quaint side streets, charming local shops and historical ...

Washing Symbols: How well do you know yours?

We’ve all been there…You’re running late for a meeting, wedding or some other equally important event and just waiting for your washing to dry. Finally the timer dings and you hurriedly open the door releasing a wave of overwhelming heat much like that first step off a plane on holiday. All seems fine, until you go ...

The Three T’s: Time, Trust and Teamwear

A family-run business for over 50 years, here at Brocklehursts we understand the importance of teamwork and that a company is only as good as those who stand behind it. After all, you wouldn't build a house without ensuring it has the necessary foundations- unless of course, like a house of cards you’re prepared to watch ...