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Britain’s Best Meat Pie


Jon Thorner’s pies have been recognised at the Meat Management Industry Awards! Our Chicken, Chorizo & Cornish Orchards Cider Pie was nominated as a finalist in Britain’s Best Meat Pie category, and our Steak & Fullers London Pride Ale Pie was highly commended. These 2 flavours are part of our new joint branded range, using […]


Farewell Farrington’s


We have been committed to serving the customers of Farrington’s Farm Shop for over 10 years. But as of today, Jon Thorner’s is no longer providing the butchery or fresh meat at Farrington’s Farm Shop. It is a decision which wasn’t taken lightly. We would like to wish the Farrington’s shop staff and customers all […]


National Award Haul for Pies!


Thirteen might be unlucky for some, but not for Jon Thorner’s, we are celebrating winning a total of 13 awards at the Smithfield Product Evaluation and British Pie Awards. 10 Golds, plus a Silver, were awarded in the UK’s most prestigious competition for craft butchery products – The Smithfield Awards. The event, which is held […]


Festive Fancy Dress Fundraiser!


Our lovely bistro team at The Den will donating all their tips to the South West Hospice on Friday 22nd December and Christmas Eve! The team will be in festive fancy dress, so join them for a cup of coffee or spot of lunch on either day and help support a fantastic cause. Merry Christmas!


Christmas Opening Hours


It’s a busy time of year and we all need to plan everything to maximise our time. If you are collecting your Christmas order from us or one of our butchery counters, or doing some last minute shopping and cupboard stocking, you’ll find these opening times very useful! Bridge Farm Shop Thursday 21st to Saturday […]


Christmas Open Evening



New butchery counter opens


We are delighted to announce we have officially opened our fifth butchery counter in Mortimer, Berkshire.                   Jon Thorner’s has taken over the butchery counter in Budgens Mortimer, to offer the local area British, high welfare and quality meat. In addition to fresh meat, the shop will […]


Great Taste for Great Pies!


Jon Thorner’s has been awarded a total of 5 Stars from the Great Taste Awards for their fabulous pies!              Our Creamy Steak & Peppercorn Pie was awarded a prestigious 2 gold stars, and the Blue Cheese Lattice, BBQ Pulled Pork and Steak & Stilton Pie a fantastic Gold Star […]


We have Great Taste!


            We have been awarded a total of 5 Stars from the Great Taste Awards for our fabulous pies! Our Creamy Steak & Peppercorn Pie was awarded a prestigious 2 gold stars. Discover the rest of the awards here. Great Taste, the world’s most coveted food awards, which celebrates the […]


Meat Management Winners!


Jon Thorner’s found themselves in esteemed company at the recent Meat Management Awards.  Somerset butcher Jon Thorner’s was nominated a finalistin the Britain’s Best Meat Pie category. Their new flavour Pulled Brisket & Horseradish wowed the tasting panel, amongst an outstanding number of entries from pie producers across the country. The Meat Management Awards is a national […]