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4th Alnwick Food Festival

The weekend of the 20th and 21st of September saw the 2008 Alnwick Food Festival take place in the Northumberland medieval market town and Pumphrey’s Coffee was once again in attendance.This year, the festival also coincided with the Alnwick Beer Festival and a new event, the Alnwick Childrens Food Festival which was held at the [...]

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Pumphrey’s Coffee Mourns the death of Charles Jeffery Archer.

Charles Jeffery Archer passed away in the early hours of the 8th of June 2008. He will be sadly missed by his family and many people in the Coffee industry.ARCHER (Gosforth). Charles Jeffrey (Jeff), suddenly in hospital, on June 8th, aged 81 years, dearly loved husband of Dorothy, father to Stuart and [...]

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Pumphreys coffee now on Facebook!

Pumphrey's Coffee are proud to bring you a place where all of our customers and fans can meet together and talk coffee on Facebook.

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Verified by Visa is coming

In keeping with our commitment to you as a customer our website is evolving.In the very near future we will be incorporating the 'Verified by Visa' system into our current shopping cart which will help increase security for you, the customer, and ourselves as responsible sellers.We are also implementing a search facility to help you [...]

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Stuart Lee performs well in the UK Barista Championship Heat coming second.

Please find below the press release for the event:‘On Wednesday 23rd of January Stuart Lee Archer of Powburn, Northumberland finished second in the regional Scotland event of the UK Barista Championship.What is a barista? The word Barista is derived from the Italian word meaning Bartender but when using the term in English "barista" refers to someone [...]

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Flavoured Coffees from Pumphreys

Following the success of our Christmas Pudding flavoured coffee over the festive period we have extended our range of flavoured coffees. Our best selling flavours this year were Irish Cream, Hazelnut, Amaretto & Double Chocolate Truffle.All our flavoured coffees are freshly roasted here at our Roasting Rooms in Blaydon. Flavoured [...]

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Grainger Market shop scoops local award

The staff of Pumphrey’s Coffee in the Grainger market have won a local award for outstanding customer service.The Grainger Market Customer Service Challenge is an annual poll of stall holders, with the winner taking home the prestigious award.The 170 year old Grainger Market prides itself on its reputation of friendliness between staff, stallholders and customers, [...]

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UKBC Barista Jam at Pumphrey's Coffee

The UK section of SCAE together with Pumphrey’s Coffee and Beyond the Bean will be hosting Barista Jams for future budding barista champions.The jams will focus on all aspects of Barista Competitions, from roasting and blending to perfecting milk and espressos, and the all important WBC rule changes. Following the huge demand [...]

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Trade Quantities of Fresh Coffee online!

Due to popular demand from existing and new customers we are now offering fresh coffee in trade quantities on this site.One kilo of fresh coffee will attract a 25% discountA 6 x One Kilo case will attract a 40% discountSelect the coffee you require, select beans or the grind you require, then select the quantity. [...]

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City and Guilds Barista Training

13/10/2009Pumphreys Coffee are extremely proud to now offer the complete program for Level 2 City & Guilds VRQ in Barista Skills. We are currently the only centre in the north of England that are able to offer this award.A VRQ (Vocational Related Qualification) is a qualification that is similar to a [...]

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