Guild of Fine Food Shop of the Year

March 13, 2019 Stephen Fleming

Runner-up in the Specialist Cheese Shop category at the Guild of Fine Food Shop of the Year 2019.

Christmas Opening Hours 2018

December 10, 2018 Stephen Fleming

Christmas is nearly upon us once again, and we're now open every day until Christmas.  Here are the details:

Britain's Best Cheesemonger!

October 18, 2018 Stephen Fleming

We had another great day out to the Great British Cheese Awards, where for the second year running we had made the shortlist in the Best Speciality Cheese Retailer category.   There were some big names on the shortlist, but we were absolutely delighted to be named winners for 2018.  Here's a very surprised Stephen collecting the award from Tracey Colley, Founding Director of The Academy of Cheese, and Ollie Lloyd, CEO of Great British Chefs. This award is particularly important to us because the shortlist is voted for by the general public, so we'd like to say a huge "thank...

Great British Cheese Awards 2017

October 12, 2017 Stephen Fleming

We travelled to London today for the Great British Cheese Awards, where we had been nominated in the Best Retailer category.  We were really surprised and excited to be named as a runner up, which topped a really great day out meeting other cheesemongers and producers.

We're hiring!

March 03, 2017 Stephen Fleming

We are looking for bright, friendly and enthusiastic cheese-loving people to join the team at George & Joseph. Working in our Chapel Allerton shop and at our new cheese room in Ham & Friends in Leeds city centre, you'll be helping customers to pick out their perfect cheese selections. Experience of working with cheese and food in general would be an advantage, but not essential - enthusiasm and a willingness to learn are a must though! Part time hours are available, which will include regular weekend working and some occasional evening shifts. If you're interested, then drop us a line. ...