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The Herdy Company

8 Tithebarn Street, Keswick CA12 5ED, England
+44 17687 75155
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If design students haven't been beating a door to the attractively laid-out Herdy shops then they... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Followbruin
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London, United Kingdom
great and unusual shop

My wife and I visited this shop on our recent trip to the lake district, the items on sale always... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Andrew T
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Leyland, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good57%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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“sheep”(9 reviews)
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Our colourful & vibrant shop in Keswick stocks the full herdy range of contemporary giftware, including fine bone china mugs, 100% British wool and craft products, as well as tea towels, fun postcards and chunky keyrings. Offering visitors a choice...more
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8 Tithebarn Street, Keswick CA12 5ED, England
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+44 17687 75155
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

If design students haven't been beating a door to the attractively laid-out Herdy shops then they should, because the merchandise shows just what can be done with imagination with a single Lakeland icon, the Herdwick sheep, to create a seeming infinity of products which has...More

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Ian C, Public Relations Manager at The Herdy Company, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hello Followbruin! Thank you so much for the 5-star review and the lovely words, it really means a lot. We're absolutely thrilled you love our sense of design, it's something we're really proud of. Hopefully see you again very soon!

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

My wife and I visited this shop on our recent trip to the lake district, the items on sale always make us smile, we purchased a umbrella and tea towel to use in our caravan, we have even bought our little grandson a Herdy 2...More

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Ian C, Public Relations Manager at The Herdy Company, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Hello Andrew! Thanks very much for the 5-star review; we're delighted you loved our shop and products, and that your grandson gets all the attention with his herdybaby outfit! We look forward to seeing you again next time you're around the Lake District.

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Reviewed 21 July 2017

Great to find it back in business after the floods. Nice staff who help, but without sales pressure!

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Ian C, Public Relations Manager at The Herdy Company, responded to this reviewResponded 7 February 2018

Hello JRMaddog! Thank you very much for the review and nice words, it's all very much appreciated. Here's to drier times in the future!

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

I loved this little shop. I don't often buy items, except books, when traveling, but I kept passing this shop with its inviting displays and I finally went in and bought a lovely sheep bank for myself and gifts for friends. It's a little on...More

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Management response:Responded 20 June 2017

Thank you very much for your kind comments and we are delighted that herdy made you happy! We hope your friends love their gifts and we hope you enjoy saving in your herdybank for your next trip to the Lakes!

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

As a big fan of the herdy sheep it is a must to visit when you go to Keswick.The shop is very attractive and full off lots gifts.

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Management response:Responded 20 June 2017

Thank you for visiting our shop in Keswick and for your lovely comments. We look forward to welcoming you again soon!

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Reviewed 12 December 2016

We love Herdy products, and our house is dotted with items bearing the little sheep logo. On our most recent visit to Keswick in November I called in to the Herdy shop for some Xmas presents for my wife. The little shop is great for...More

Thank Steve W
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

Loved this little shop in all it's sheeply glory. Some unusual gifts - great for christmas shopping but a tad on the expensive side.

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Blueskies011, Public Relations Manager at The Herdy Company, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

Thank you for your lovely comments about our shop, we hope you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you in the future.

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Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Lovely sheep themed gifts from planters to cuddly toys. Good quality but very expensive £8 for a tea towel £20 for oven gloves and £25 for a window ledge planter. Nice for a special gift

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Blueskies011, Public Relations Manager at The Herdy Company, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2016

Thank you for taking the time to visit our shop and for writing a review. Our full range is designed in house at our base in Kendal, and we are very passionate about good quality products that our customers will be completely happy with.

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

Stocks an extensive range of Herdy products based on the local Herdwicks sheep. Items are good quality and come in a range of bright colours. Please to see that this local business has recovered from the devasting floods last December.More

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Management response:Responded 19 July 2016

Thank you for visiting our newly refurbished Keswick store. We re-opened within the days of the flooding but it has taken a little while to get the store back to its usual high standard. Thank you for your good wishes and we're pleased to hear...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2016

An interesting shop selling a good range of novel but good quality gifts representative of the local sheep breed. Good for adults or children.More

Thank Janet L
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Management response:Responded 19 July 2016

Thank you for your review. All our gifts are designed by us at our base in Kendal and we are passionate about great design and delivering a great quality product for our customers. Each year we donate a percentage of our profits to looking after...More

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