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Lockdown Trading

Update on Lockdown Trading in Driffield

We are aware that during the Current lockdown, due to government guidelines, some of the our businesses in Driffield may evolve the way in which they trade – whether it’s reduced hours or providing services differently.

The information below has been provided to us by businesses and is kept updated as best as we can but we would urge you to contact the specific business before making any arrangements.

If you are a Driffield business owner and want to add or amend information, please drop us an email –

Update 05/01/2021


Central Computers – All current repairs will be honoured and repaired ready for one of our click and collect days. Unfortunately we cannot take in any new repairs during the lockdown.

F Waites – As an essential business we continue to trade through the current restrictions. Our opening hours will be Monday to Friday 7am til 4.30pm and Saturday 8.30am – 12 noon

Gardenwood – are operating a Click & Collect service

Kiplingcotes Furniture – Our shop will be closed from Tuesday 5th January. The delivery service is still be operating fully adhering to the guidelines and with the correct PPE & we ask all customers to adhere to social distancing guidelines too. You you can also click and collect from us if you prefer. We will have staff to give assistance and take orders via our website and social media platforms (including WhatsApp) as well as the telephone.

Olive Tree – To still be able to provide you our lovely treatments and products we will be limiting our opening times during January and asking that you please ring to make an appointment or order products to reduce visitors to a minimum to keep us all safe.

Rafters – Currently shop remains open with the introduction of screens, sanitising stations and crowd control. Online orders for home delivery is also available. To place an order online The dedicated telephone number is 01377250110 or email

Sokells – In light of current restrictions, we’re sorry to say that Sokells will be closed until further notice. If customers have any orders awaiting collection we will contact you.

The Bike Cave is open for business with our newly expanded workshop (Cafe remains closed).  Our opening times are as below, no need to book just bring your bike down or call to check workshop space.   Monday – CLOSED, Tuesday -10am till 3pm, Wednesday -10am till 3pm, Thursday -10am till 3pm, Fri -10am till 3pm, Saturday – 10am till 3pm, Sunday – CLOSED

The Little Book Emporium – we are doing a click and collect service on all our books with free local contactless delivery.

Driffield Town Council
– below is a summary of changes to services operated by DTC during lockdown:

  • The public conveniences at Cross Hill and North Street will remain OPEN
  • St Margaret’s Close Play Area will be OPEN
  • Thursday Market will remain OPEN with food stands ONLY
  • The Town Council offices will remain CLOSED however the clerk can be contacted on 07850060685 or We are also responsive on our Social Media channels.
  • The Tidy Team will continue with their duties as well as street cleansing and removal of the Christmas light displays early in January.
  • There will be no New Year Scrambling event and the proposed replacement Scrambling Trail is POSTPONED.
  • The Town Council would encourage everyone to continue to SHOP LOCAL whenever possible.   Many of our independent shops have an on line presence and delivery service so please before you click on Amazon, #DiscoverDriffield and see if you can support a local business through this difficult time.

East Riding Libraries – continue to offer an Order and Collect service throughout lockdown. You can order books online by logging into your library account here or phone your nearest library or mobile stop  Books can be collected from any East Riding Library or mobile which is convenient to you, to avoid unnecessary journeys.


Update 25/11/2020


Ashley Adams Worldchoice Travel Agents office will be closed but we will be working from home with limited staff  in normal hours . Please be patient if you can get through on the phone 01377 252505 or email

Cammish Butchers are open and will deliver to anyone who needs it in and around Driffield. Phone or send a message.

Central Computers have setup a click and collect service for products for Christmas or office work during lockdown. Not all products are online yet but more are getting added each day. Click and Collect: Facebook Page:

Costello’s Bakery – Our Driffield coffee & cake shop is currently closed but still offering local and nationwide delivery. Order online

Co-Zee cafe is open for take aways. We are offering our normal menu plus meal deals and our take away platters (please allow 24 hours notice for the platters). We are open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturdays 10-2 during the lockdown. We are also taking orders for Christmas dinners to be collected or delivered on the 23rd December. We take orders over the phone, pop in or through our Facebook page.

Essential Beauty are currently closed due to restrictions but are still selling gift vouchers and Neals Yard Remedies, which can be collected from the salon at an arranged time or delivered

F. Waites remains open throughout November.  Our business hours will be Mon – Fri 8am to 4pm and Sat 8.30 am to 12 noon.  Please ring 01377 253310 if you have any queries

First Class Boutique will be back open on the 2nd December but will still be offering FREE local delivery and nationwide postage for just £4 extra. We will also be opening every Sunday in December. Facebook link:

House of Hair – The Salon is closed but being a Ghd Premier Salon we are fully stocked for christmas including the new and exclusive Wish Upon A Star collection. Get in touch through our Facebook page.

Kiplingcotes Furniture are still delivering and can take new orders via our website and over the telephone on 01430 810284.

Michael Roberts Jewellers are available for call/reserve and collect Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 10.30am – 2.30pm. Saturdays 11am – 3pm. We are also offering a local delivery service. Please do not hesitate to get in touch. Web:

Post Office including shop counter is open normal hours to serve Driffield and the Wolds. Facebook page  Or Google Driffield Post Office.

Sue’s Sweets & Gifts (via Facebook) is currently offering a click & collect service plus a delivery service too. Small fee for out of town. 07939 882876 or messenger.

Sugared Candy are currently closed however you can buy our full range of sweets and gifts on our website. We deliver to Driffield 3 days a week (free for orders £10 and over) and Click and collect from 22 Mill

Taylor Made Cakes are trading as normal with Collections & Deliveries, orders taken via email, telephone, and social media.

The Bike Cave bike shop is currently open Thurs Saturday 10am -1.30pm  Pop in or call 01377 232736 with any questions.

The Tack Shed are open with a 1 in 1 out policy on reduced hours Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday 10-2pm  find us on Facebook @thetackshed or online at The Tack Shed 

Yorkshire Wolds Sausage & Butchers offer Free local delivery to Driffield and surrounding villages , message , text or ring 07840267916 your order .
Ore ordered Collection is available at certain times

Woldsway to Health Are currently closed until the 2nd December due to the terms of the current Lockdown. However, we are working with our members via the medium of Facebook in particular running our classes on Facebook Live. We have a private members page and working with members on a 121 basis. When open we pride ourselves on working closely with all our members to help them achieve their goals. Our website is and our email is

Eat & Drink

Frankie’s are a well established café offering breakfasts, lunches, daily specials and more. Located adjacent to the canal on Riverhead our current opening hours are Thursday – Saturday 7am – 1.30pm and Sunday 8am – 1.30pm

Molly & Jean are currently closed but will be offering a phone and internet ordering system for various offerings for collection and delivery.  From Friday 20th November we will be offering a selection of treats for collection or delivery to selected areas – see our Facebook post

The Bike Cave Cafe (takeaway coffee) is currently open Thurs Saturday 10am -1.30pm  Pop in or call 01377 232736 with any questions.

The Butchers Dog. Obviously the pub is not open but we still have our merchandise that can be purchased and delivered/posted in time for Christmas so please think of us whilst Christmas shopping! We carry stock but can also order in if we don’t have what you’re looking for…. here’s a link to our merchandise shop –

Professional Services

First Aid Box are classed as an educational facility offering an essential service and therefore permitted to continue trading. We have a COVID secure environment and are only offering regulated training to essential service groups. Happy to discuss individual requirements if needed with anyone unsure as to the legalities of providing first aid during the pandemic.

Ullyotts.  Trading as normal but with additional common sense, ie, viewings if only in position to proceed. Out of area tenants being pre-qualified where possible before travelling.

Woolley & Parks The Housing market remains open and Woolley & Parks Estate Agency is operating in a covid secure way inline with Government guidance. Our office premises remain closed except for pre-booked appointments and all our team is working from home providing the same award winning level of service. All our properties, revised COVID-19 procedures and our contact details are available online at or call us on 01377 252095.

Driffield Town Council

An update of services and events provided by DTC during this period can be found here