Business 'As Usual'

Here you can find a list of businesses providing services during the coronavirus outbreak. This page is being constantly updated, so please email me at to have your business included.

Please remember, if you are visiting a business, please adhere to social distancing. Guidance can be found here.


Food takeaways and deliveries

Many local businesses continue to deliver as usual and you can place an order through Deliveroo, Just Eat and Uber Eats. Additional services can be found below.


All About Deserts, Barrow Upon Soar

All About Desserts

All About Desserts have a fortnightly pop up shop where people can place contactless orders. Also deliver every other Friday.  

Location: Unit 34, Hayhill Industrial Estate, Barrow Upon Soar, LE12 8LD

Delivers to: Loughborough, Quorn, Barrow, Sileby, Rothley, Wymeswold, Burton on the Wolds, Walton on the Wolds and Mountsorrel

Menus and details of pop up shop can be found on their Facebook page here.

To place an order, email or DM them via Facebook.


Cheesecake Shop, Loughborough

Cheesecake Shop

The Cheesecake Shop are currently operating a takeaway service and next day delivery.  

Location: 33 Devonshire Square, Loughborough, LE11 3DW  

Delivers to: Loughborough and surrounding areas.

Further details can be found here.

To place an order please visit their website or via Uber Eats.


Istanbul BBQ Kitchen, Barrow Upon Soar

Istanbul BBQ Kitchen

A Family run business that serves Authentic Turkish Barbecue & Meze. Delivery or collection.

Location: 28 High Street, Barrow Upon Soar, LE12 8PY (opposite the Co-op)

Delivers to: free delivery within 3 miles, thereafter a small charge applies

Menus can be found on their Facebook page here.

To place an order, customers will need to call the shop on 01509 416868 but they also accept orders via Facebook Messenger if the lines get busy. 


Olivia's Coffee & Bakery, Loughborough

Olivia's Bakery

Baked goods and bread for delivery or collection.

Location: 9 Market Street, Loughborough, LE11 3EP

Delivers to: LE11 postcode

Pre-order menus can be found on their website here.

Orders can be placed on the website, by phone on 01509 767940, by email or through social media.


Organ Grinder pub, Loughborough

Organ Grinder

Delivery for collection or takeaway of Blue Monkey Ales in Mini-Kegs, Bottles and Cans.

Location: The Organ Grinder, 4 Woodgate, Loughborough, LE11 2TY

Deliveries to: delivery within five-mile radius

Current beer lists can be found on their Facebook page.

Place orders by emailing


Scott's Wine Bar, Quorn

Scott's wine bar

Following the temporary closure of the Bar, Scott's Wine Deliveries has now launched.

Location: please do not visit the bar as it's currently closed

Deliveries to: delivery within five-mile radius

More information can be found here.

For a copy of the "Retail List" & to order, please email


Amirul Tandoori, Quorn


Takeaway and delivery options available.

Location: 10 Leicester Road, Quorn, Loughborough, LE12 8ET

Deliveries to: see map here

Menu can be found here.

To order visit the website or phone 01509 621 362.


Other services

Non-food services can be found below.


The Cleaning Cabinet

Cleaning Cabinet

The Cleaning Cabinet are a small sustainable business with a Vision to provide an Eco-friendly hub for sustainable cleaning & personal care essentials.

They are offer a delivery service, visit their website to find out more.


The Emporium, Loughborough


The Emporium in Loughborough is delivering Frenchic paint directly to your door.

Find out more on their Facebook page.




FoxPrint in Shepshed are still operational to fulfil any printing needs. In recent weeks, they have had to change the way they work, and they are still open for business, but adhering to government guidelines – like keeping 2 metres (or 24 business cards) away from each other.

Find out more on their website


Helen Somaiya - Independent Financial Advice

Helen Somiaya

Helen is an independent financial advisor in Barrow-upon-Soar offering advice on pensions, investments, savings, wealth management, retirement planning and life insurance. Helen is now offering a NEW online service.

She is now able to communicate with clients in a new way – advising clients, with their finances/investments, by using online tools instead. For instance: Zoom/Teams/Facetime/Email/Phone.  

She can also guide clients on their best possible method of communication with her, if they are unsure how to connect using these methods.

Call Helen on 07928 676675 for a free initial no obligation meeting at your convenience, or email:


Hotpod Yoga, Loughborough

Hotpod Yoga

Hotpod Yoga Loughborough usually run hot yoga classes in their inflatable pod but as that is not currently an option they have taken their classes online. Classes are suitable for absolute beginners to those who have tried it before.

More information on their website.


Jill’s Launderette & Drycleaners, Loughborough


Jill's Launderette & Drycleaners are still open, but strict social distancing measures are in place. One customer per wash load. They are also offering free collection and delivery on all service washes, ironing, dry cleaning and duvet washes.

Follow all updates on their Facebook page.


Katy Lyttle, Online music teacher


Loughborough-based Katy Lyttle is currently teaching flute, piano and music theory online and has a few spaces for anyone interested. She is a graduate of RNCM and studied Flute and Piano. She has over twenty years teaching experience and some pupils she has taught have gained places at music college or university to study music. She has played in professional orchestras and have given numerous flute recitals.

Her phone number is 07742546513 and email is


Petpals, Loughborough


Petpals Loughborough provide trained, insured & peace of mind pet care services locally at sensible prices.

See the Petpals website, or email


Special Occassions (Midlands) Ltd, Loughborough

Spcial Occassions

Special Occasions (Midlands) Ltd is a family run business based in Loughborough that offers hire of table linen, tea towels and oven cloths.

Visit their website here for more information.