Entries by Joe Ford

Greenwood Organics

Our tenant Zoe Greenwood of Greenwood Organics is opening her doors on Friday 8th June and Saturday 9th June between 10am and 4pm so people can come and see where the magic happens! There will be products to try and buy, 10% discount on the day, free samples and the opportunity to enter a prize draw to win £100 worth…Read More→


This Saturday 5th May 2012 don’t miss the official opening of The Craggs Country Business Parks with guests Mayor Scott Trickett and Local MP Craig Whitaker. Prize raffle draw for the Mayors Charity and a chance to look around the new development at The Craggs Country Business Parks. Refreshments from Little Valley Brewery and local home made cakes will be…Read More→

Spring 2012 at The Craggs

Well, it’s now April and so much has happened over the last few months. We certainly tempted fate in our last blog by commenting on the lack of snow! After a few beautiful days at the beginning of March when we thought spring has sprung, the Yorkshire weather we know and love came back with a vengeance! The snow was…Read More→

Happy New Year! New Tenants!

Hello all and a very Happy New Year to all our friends in the local area. Hope you all had a lovely rest – we were hoping for some snow up here but other than a few sprinkles on the ground we were sorely disapointed. Particularly as Julian had been practising spreading grit with the quad for months – he…Read More→

Christmas 2011

Hello! It has been rather a long time since my last blog but for those of you who do not live in Cragg Vale – we have been rather busy up here! Since my last blog a great deal has changed at The Craggs Country Business Parks. The house at the top of the road has now been finished and…Read More→

Men in White Overalls – be afraid!

When I returned from my travels, I was lead into a false sense of security by the tropical climate that we had in April. True to form the English weather did not disappoint – this week up on the top of Cragg Vale has been windy!! Thankfully I am sat inside with a nice cup of tea and a central…Read More→

And then there was …man power!

Man Power This week a lot has happened up on the site, the place has been changing every day! I’m certainly getting a feel for how this place is going to look when it’s all finished. I’ve put some pictures up so you can all see how the site looks at the moment. There are lots of people working here…Read More→

Everything happens for a reason!

So this is me, just returned from 6 months travelling around New Zealand and Australia. I have spent the past 4 years working as a singer and dancer in a variety of countries and have finally returned home to Since recovering from jetlag and various travelling ailments I was approached by a certain Mr Thornber for a new job prospect!…Read More→