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Introducing Our Great New Service…’Shop & Drop’

We're delighted to introduce a great new addition to our customer offering called 'Shop & Drop*'.   How Does It Work?   Simply shop with us at our Muirhead Shop and let us know the address you want us to deliver your order to and we'll deliver your order to this address the following day.   This new service is ideal if you: Are placing an order on behalf of a relative Have somewhere to go and you don't want to carry your order with...

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Free Local Delivery Throughout June

That's right, all throughout June we're running a special promotion whereby customers can benefit from free local delivery on all online orders placed at S. Collins & Son website! Simply input the code 'Freelocal' at the online checkout and you will not be charged for delivery*. There is no minimum order value, so what are you waiting for, place your order today. *The free local delivery promotion is only available to selected local postcodes. To see a list of the qualifying postcodes click on the...

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Smithfield Award Winners

We recently picked up two 'Diamond Awards' at the Smithfield Star Awards, which were announced at Butchers’ Hall in London earlier this month. We were one of twelve artisan butchers from across the UK to be crowned top of their class, winning the coveted 'Diamond Award' for both our Black Pudding and Sirloin Steak products in what is widely recognised as the meat trade’s most high profile and challenging product evaluation. Organised by the Q Guild of Butchers, the prestigious awards which have run...

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UK Butcher Shop of the Year Winners

We were crowned UK Butcher Shop of the Year, after fending off stiff competition from across the UK, to take home the prestigious national title. The Butcher’s Shop of the Year Awards took place at the Farm Shop and Deli Show in Birmingham on Tuesday, April 26 and are the only UK awards dedicated to honouring and celebrating the butcher trade. Although we have won the Scottish title 4 times, this was the first time that we have won the UK title. Stewart Collins,...

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S. Collins & Son Add New Supplier

We are delighted to introduce the range of ‘Upper Dysart Larder’ products which we will now be selling in-store and online. To commence with, we will be stocking; Farm Mash (plain), Root Vegetable Mash, Baked Potatoes and Peeled Potatoes from this supplier. They have other products in the range and if these products prove to be of interest to our customers, we will introduce more product lines from this supplier throughout 2022. The Upper Dysart Larder range comes from the Stirling Family...

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COVID Update

As we know the guidance and regulations are changing in Scotland from the 21st March. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our customers for their ongoing patience with regards to following the rules that are in place...we know it has not been easy. As you may already be aware, masks will no longer be mandatory as of the 21st March in all Scottish retail outlets. We will, of course, keep all customers fully informed of the changes to the...

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Burns Competition Winners

Our annual Burns competition was held throughout January, where 2 customers (one online customer and one in-store customer) had the chance to win a bottle of Johnnie Walker Black Label Whisky. To enter the draw, customers simply had to purchase a Haggis Bung in January either online or in-store and they would then automatically be entered into the draw. The lucky winners, who were drawn at random were: Derek Anderson (In-store winner) Irene Clark (online winner) Congratulations to Derek and Irene who...

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S. Collins & Son Going For More Awards

We are delighted to let customers know that we have once again been shortlisted for the category of Best Butcher's Shop in Scotland at the upcoming Butcher's Shop of the Year Awards, which will be announced in April. We are current holders of this award, so keep your fingers crossed for us for this year's awards. We have also entered the Meat Management Industry Awards for 2022 for the category of Britain's Best Butcher Shop and we are seeking your help!! If...

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St. Andrews Hospice (Christmas Supported Charity)

You may recall that this year we decided to support a charity that was very close to our heart as part of our Christmas Appeal...St. Andrew's Hospice. We donated £5 from the sale of every Christmas Hamper order and this year we also provided a link on our festive ordering website where customers could add a donation if they wished to our fund raising campaign when they placed their Christmas order. We are delighted to announce that we managed to raise £955 and...

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New De-Fib Located at S. Collins & Son

We are delighted to let everyone know that the fund raising campaign for a new defibrillator to be located at our shop has been successful. The new defibrillator has now been installed and is available to be used for anyone who needs it in an emergency. We were proud to be associated with the 'Save A Life Campaign', which was backed by celebrity Carol Smillie. As part of this campaign we set about raising £2,000 in order to be able to...

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