Grasmere Gingerbread®

COVID-19 - Staying Safe Company Statement

Grasmere Gingerbread Ltd confirm we have complied with the Government’s guidance on managing the risk of COVID-19.

Five steps to safer working together.

  1. We have carried out a COVID-19 risk assessment and shared the results with the people who work here.
  2. We have cleaning, hand washing and hygiene procedures in line with guidance.
  3. We have taken all reasonable steps to help people work from home.
  4. We have taken all reasonable steps to maintain a 2m distance in the workplace.
  5. Where people cannot be 2m apart, we have done everything practical to manage transmission risk.
  6. All staff are temperature checked before starting work each day and undergo Lateral Flow testing twice a week.

Who to contact: Andrew Hunter (Director)

or the Health and Safety Executive at or 0300 003 1647

Employer: Grasmere Gingerbread Ltd           Date: 12th April 2021


Covid-19 and how Grasmere Gingerbread® is operating;



Our shop re-opened on 12th April 2021 and is OPEN every day of the week between 9.15 am and 5.30pm.

We operate to strict Covid-19 health & safety guidelines.

To keep you safe we operate a traffic light system at the entrance to our shop. Please ‘wait’ at the red light and ‘enter’ at the green light. ONLY enter the shop when the green light is illuminated and no more than 3 people in any group.

Please sanitise your hands before entering (sanitiser provided). You must wear a mask or appropriate face covering in line with government guidelines. A one metre plus social distancing policy is in force. During your visit, please observe all relevant information displayed on our information boards and also on the pavement. Please respect other customers and staff. 

Put in Covid 19 maintain social distancing sign on the lamp post which is on the web now.

If there is a queue upon arrival, please join it from the adjoining church yard and not from the main road pathway. Outside signage will guide you and ‘Stand HERE’ posts are present along the church yard path.

If you are only buying Grasmere Gingerbread® and/or Grasmere Gingerbread® ice cream, you may do so at our back gate inside the actual church yard.

Presently we are only accepting card payments.

N.B., We do not have our full range of sundry products available for sale in the shop, but every product is available from our online store at

For more information on the Shop please click here.



We are operating our worldwide daily dispatch of fresh Grasmere Gingerbread® and have introduced a new Saturday dispatch for Sunday delivery which will begin on Saturday 17th April 2021.



The wedding favour service is suspended until further notice.


Thank You

Finally, on behalf of everyone at Grasmere Gingerbread®, thank you so much for your continuing custom. During the pandemic we have supported NHS carers and other key workers (please click here to see full story).



Joanne Hunter