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Calling all local cider makers!

Victoria McManus 07/01/16
We are delighted to again be sponsoring the Best Cider Producer category in the Blackmore Vale Media Taste of Dorset Awards 2016.   It’s now open for entries online at …
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Pick up our new Lovely & Local recipe cards!

Victoria McManus 05/16/16
We're very proud of our newly printed recipe cards, created in collaboration with top local chefs and local food and drink producers. 
The wipe-clean cards, which are free for customers to c …
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Spring is here at last!

Victoria McManus 03/28/16
... and it's time to get out into the garden again. We've got a huge range of Unwins seeds – both flowers and veg – to get you started. And we also sell compost! Happy Gardening!
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Victoria McManus 02/19/16
We're offering all our customers a whopping £25 off your shopping when you spend £100 online! Just enter "SHOPLOCAL" at the checkout. And you can enjoy this discount EVERY time you shop online until 2 …
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We're hiring!

Victoria McManus 02/16/16
Dike's Kitchen is looking for a very special person to join a small team preparing fresh sandwiches, wraps, salads, home-cooked lasagnes, pizzas, quiches and puddings for our shop, as well as creating …
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The Dike & Son 2016 Calendar

Victoria McManus 01/15/16
A huge thank you to all who sent in photographs for consideration in our Calendar Competition – we had almost 300 to choose from and it was a hard job selecting a shortlist from those, let alone the f …
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We're hiring!

Victoria McManus 01/13/16
We have the following positions available for smiley 
people with a passion for good food, who’d like to be part of an award-winning team here at the biggest independent 
supermarket in the West Count …
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Flood alert!

Victoria McManus 01/03/16
If you'd rather not venture out in your car during this exceptional weather, you can order online for local delivery – we will make every effort to get y …
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Enjoy a truly Local Christmas at Dike & Son!

Victoria McManus 11/27/15
Did you know that you can ask us to mail a hamper of goodies to anywhere in the UK mainland? What nicer present than a basket of Dorset Love? Have a look at our mail order website, …
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Save up to £30 off your seasonal shopping!

Victoria McManus 11/12/15
This little Penguin can help you cut the cost of Christmas – pick up one of our Saver Cards and start collecting! Every time you spend £10 or more on your shopping, we will give you a Playful Peng …
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Invite us to your Wedding!

Victoria McManus 11/11/15
...or any other event! We can cater for your party, christening, seminar, wake. Whether it is a few canapes for a drinks party or a full wedding buffet, or indeed a proper afternoon tea, you can trust …
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We now do big bags of pet food!

Victoria McManus 08/14/15

We are now offering a huge range of pet food, including bulk bags of dog mixer and complete dry food for dogs and cats.

Brands include all of the popular ones, such as Royal Canin, James Wellbeloved, Bakers, Burns, and Iams, as well as specialised food for pets on diets, such as gluten free, sensitive and senior, as well as types of dog, eg greyhound or working dogs. Click here to see the range  

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Father's Day – 21st June

Victoria McManus 05/31/15

Father's Day is looming! Here are our top 5 ideas to suit all ages and pockets:

1. Real Ale! We have 3 for £5 on many of our ales. Buy a selection and pop them into one of our sturdy jute bags.

2. A slap up farmhouse breakfast in William's Cafe. 

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Free delivery all this month!

Victoria McManus 04/13/15

We are the first independent supermarket in the UK to offer their customers a complete weekly shop online! To celebrate, we are offering free local delivery this month (normally £4.50). And free Click & Collect, too! (Normally £2).  

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Dike & Son launches online shopping website

Victoria McManus 03/17/15

As much as we love you visiting our shop, we realise it is sometimes it's more convenient to do your shopping at your desk in your lunchhour, in your kitchen or even lying on the lawn, sipping Pimms! So are delighted to announce that you can now order your shopping online! We would love you to have a browse around our new shopping website,, and please do tell us what you think! 

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