G. R. Evans & Co. Butchers was established in Corwen back in 1938 by Gwilym and Gwyneth Evans since then the business relocated to Queen’s Shop in 1980 and  has since established itself as a reputable butchers, delicatessen and frozen food shop where beef, lamb and pork is sourced locally and killed in their own premises. They also sell a range of our freshly made meat pies, lasagne, quiche, cottage pie and coleslaw as well as cheese, pate, eggs, yogurt. They are taking Christmas orders now, so what are you waiting for?

Situated right in the centre of Llangollen, Llangollen Oggie Shop & Fine Foods supplies and serves fresh luxury foods and drinks all year round and to the town’s locals and the many visitors that come each year. They take pride in finding the highest quality local produce wherever possible, reflected in their range of pies, sausage rolls, pork pies, Welsh oggies, scotch eggs, cakes, full dairy Welsh ice cream, chocolates, fudge, sandwiches, cheeses, jams, marmalades, mustards, craft ales & ciders, craft gins and spirits, and much more. You can’t visit Llangollen without tasting a famous Welsh Oggie, with many meat and vegetarian options.

Red Boat Ice Cream Parlour in Prestatyn is one of five across North Wales  so owners Tony and Lyn know a thing or two about the finest ice creams and sorbets. The parlours have a range of both beautifully modern and heritage interiors and are a great place to meet and enjoy a delicious ice cream, or a Snowdonia roasted coffee. They were thrilled to have been voted one of the 17 coolest places to get an ice cream in the whole of the UK and have won a Great Taste Award 2020 for our Tiramisu ice cream.

Y Granar a catering business based in Denbigh who make ready meals, which are delivered to individuals as well as  celebration cakes, and afternoon teas. Where you can order bespoke cakes like the one above.

Prestatyn’s award winning butcher based on the High Street offer free delivery to the local area as far as Abergele and Talacre on any on line order over £15.  Nick and his team sell a wide range of high quality meat, vegetables, condiments and everything else you would expect from a high quality butcher.


Chilly Cow – Hufen Ia Cymraeg – Welsh Ice Cream lovingly make award winning artisan ice cream using fresh milk from our own  herd of Brown Swiss cows on their farm near Ruthin.  The farm has been owned by family for over 40 years and is nestled in the foothills of the Clywdian Range. They offer individual pots at 120ml for a quick Chilly Cow fix or a larger 500ml family pot to take home…. if it makes it that far!!  They supply lots of local and regional businesses with their udderly luxurious ice cream and the number of stockists is growing nearly as fast as the grass the cows eat!… You can find your nearest stockist on the website.

The village Sweet shop in Rhuddlan has  something very special up their sleeves again this year with their special Elf deliveries. Speedy, Marmalade and all the mischievous elves are back, they will visit you for  around 20 mins, and everyone young and old will love getting involved in all the fun one of these Elves will bring this Christmas. They will leave you with a magic gift with treats to make your Christmas extra magical. Visits cost £40 with the exception of Christmas Eve where visits will cost £50. The gift includes reindeer food, and chocolate coin and optional extras. For booking information click on the facebook page. The Elf will be wearing a protective face covering and you can guarantee that Marmalade, the head of Elf and Safety will be bringing her hand sanitizer by the dozen!

Don’t forget, along with all these bespoke  activities and shopping experiences, Denbighshire towns offer free parking after 3pm, which is just about the same time some of our landmarks come to life with a beautiful lightshow all combined to offer you a free festive experience whilst you explore our high street shops.