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We have a brand new cheese variety!

November 1, 2022

We’re delighted to announce the arrival of our EIGHTH variety of cheese. Hotspur – named after Sir Henry Percy – the eldest son of the 1st Earl of Northumberland – who was nicknamed Harry Hotspur. Harry was a Knight so fierce that it was thought that his spurs were on fire as he led his […]

Last orders Wednesday 9th December

December 7, 2020

Due to the overwhelming support of our our online cheese customers this year, our last order time will be 23:59 on Wednesday 9th December. Our cheese needs to be sent via our overnight carrier, and slots have filled up incredibly quickly. We’d like to thank everyone who has ordered and supported us during this very […]

Job Vacancy – Assistant Herdsperson

November 24, 2020

An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic and conscientious assistant herdsperson to join the Doddington team to assist with the calf rearing and herd duties on our family run, progressive dairy unit in Northumberland. The herd of 340 cows are currently milked twice a day with plans in place to create a new infrastructure starting […]

Order your Christmas cheese NOW for delivery in December!

November 13, 2020

A little while ago we asked if our customers would like to order their cheese for Christmas in advance. The answer was YES! So, we’re delighted to announce that you can now order your cheese here on our website and choose any of the following options: Send by Carrier/Post ASAP Send by Carrier/Post after 16th […]

Isabelle Maxwell: Life on the farm during lockdown

June 13, 2020

My plan for this summer had been to finish my second-year university exams before coming home and working as a tour guide at Alnwick Castle. However, as we all know, this has been far from a normal summer. Instead of sitting my exams at university, they were taken from home.  And, at the same time […]