We are Recruiting

Thanks to help from the National Lottery Community Fund, we are  looking to recruit a part-time, temporary Support Worker, to lead on safeguarding and the provision of support and training for our ex-offender volunteers. Closing date: 9am Friday 10th December    Interviews: Friday 17th┬áDecember See our vacancies page for supporting documents and full job description.


Thanks to all our customers for being so supportive of us through what has been a difficult year. The bakery will be taking a well earned break over Christmas until we reopen on Monday 4th January. If you want to get any final orders for home delivery in the days before Chrstmas then you will need … Read more

Online Ordering and Free Delivery is Here to Stay

Thanks to all our customers for the great response to our new online ordering service. It has been so well received we have decided that it is here to stay – along with free delivery within 10 miles of Bedford. Start Shopping Remember that if you want to place a regular order every week then … Read more

Buy Our Bread Online and Have It Delivered

For the duration of the current lockdown you can now buy our bread online and have it delivered to your home. Start Shopping We realise that some people will still want to get out and about during lockdown and so our bread is still available from normal retail outlets, including the Gallery Cafe. However, if you … Read more

10 reasons to buy Real Bread from Companions

And one for luck! 1) Real Bread (as defined by the Real Bread Campaign) is made with flour, water, salt, yeast only and none of the many unnecessary – and sometimes dubious – additives that are added to the industrial loaf. 2) Real Bread is more filling and more sustaining than the industrial loaf, and … Read more