Independent businesses across the Vale of Glamorgan have had to switch their business models overnight, in order to get the County ready for Christmas.
Following the announcement by the First Minister of a Wales-wide lockdown from Sunday - local businesses have begun offering local delivery and click and collect to their customers, during what would normally be their busy period.
Bro Radio has collated a list of local businesses offering click and collect or local delivery in the County.
TL Computer Systems - Offering a click and collect on technology items including laptops, computers, inks, printers, cables etc. Visit www.tlsystems.co.uk
Bioarama at Vitalize Wales - Have 100% natural skincare sets and individual items with free local delivery until lunchtime on Christmas eve. Bespoke sets can be made to your requirements on budget. Visit Bioarama at Vitalize Wales Facebook page.
Awesome Wales - Open on Holton Road and Cowbridge High Street, 9 - 5 and 9 - 12 on Christmas Eve, offering click and collect for customers who want to browse toys, gifts and homewares online before picking up. Visit https://awesome.wales/
Greenpoint Security - Offering CCTV, Alarm Systems and Network Upgrades to home and businesses across the Vale. facebook.com/greenpointsec
Welsh Photographer - Offering contactless payment and delivery/collection on 'in stock' mounted prints, jigsaws and 2021 calendars across the Vale.
Vitalize Wales - Therapy clinic has gift vouchers available for free local delivery or online gift vouchers that can be sent anywhere. Available for redemption against various treatments. Visit vitalize-wales.co.uk/
Touch Healing Reflexology and Reiki - Looking for a gift that will give someone time for them & will support them to improve their wellbeing. We have Gift Vouchers for Clinical Reflexology, Reiki, Facial Reflexology, Facial Gua Sha and Indian Head Massage, which can be delivered locally until 1pm Christmas Eve. Online Gift Vouchers are also available.
Little Cloth Shop - Has a range of handmade gifts available for delivery or collection up until Christmas Eve. Visit Little Cloth Shop on Facebook.
Box Edit Boutique - Independent womenswear boutique based at the Goodsheds. Offering click and collect on various styles handpicked by Helen and Ashley. Visit boxeditboutique.co.uk
Regenerate Barry - Click and collect on all products from TVs, jewellery and phone. Cal the store on 01446 747888 to book an appointment or visit Regenerate Barry on Facebook.
Wild Bontanic - Have beautiful gift ideas and are delivering locally, as well as click and collect. Visit Wild Botanic on Facebook
Bryls Boutique - Us and many other High Street independent traders have a range of gifts. We are open for click and collect right up until Christmas Eve. Visit Bryls Boutique on Facebook.
The Bee's Knees - You can choose to either have your item delivered for £4.99 or you can choose to collect from our Barry or Penarth boutique for no charge. Visit facebook.com/thebeeskneesfashion/
Craft Republic - Open until Christmas Eve as an off license and for click and collect. For anyong looking for beers, wines and spirits including Barry Island Gin and Barry Island Rum. Visit wearecraftrepublic.co.uk/
Dimensional Art - We have moved everything from our shop at the Goodsheds to our website dimensionalart.co.uk for free local delivery from handmade cards for Christmas and birthdays and some handmade gifts.
Siempre Aromas - All stock from the Goodsheds has been taken home and I am going back to deliveries or collection in accordance with the restrictions, 2 metre distancing, sanitizing and masked up! I will still be able to take card payments on the doorstep too. Visit facebook.com/siemprearomas1
Little People party supplies - Our shop at 294 Holton rd, opposite the Bassett, will be open for the next few days for any christmas balloons. Payment and details taken via phone and collections from the shop front.
Bliss Hair Design - Offering Christmas gifts and lockdown pick me ups, with a selection of hair care from our favourite brands. Visit blisshairdesign.co.uk
LilBits of Happy - delivering from 14th Dec until 22nd Dec. We can deliver to Barry, Wenvoe, Penarth and Dinas Powys for £2.50. Visit bitsofhappy.co.uk
Aspirations UK - Official stockists of Frenchic chalk paint and also have gifts, home accessories, furniture and industrial items available. Click and collect service this week. Visit Aspirations UK on Facebook.
Barry Island Coffee Co - Offering vouchers and coffee beans, via thebarryislandcoffeecompany.com
Bank of Flowers Dinas Powys - offering Deliveries and click and collect bankofflowers.co.uk
Tiny Trends - Newborn essentials is open for click and collect Tuesday 11-2 and on Wednesday 12-3.
Homemade Wales - Offering a click and collect service. Visit homemadewales.co.uk
Annie & Lolo - Click and collect available to pick up tomorrow 11am - 3pm from the Goodsheds collection point. Visit annieandlolo.com
Lekker Food Co - Open Tuesday 10 - 3 and Christmas Eve 9 - 1 for Biltong, Cheese and Christmas goodies. Visit lekkerfoodcompany.com
Matt Jones Ceramic - Click and collect open from 11 - 3 at the Goodsheds. Visit matthewjonesceramics.com
Labrinth Records - Next day click and collect service, add note via website with time and day you would like to pick up. Visit labyrinthrecords.co.uk
Academy Espresso - Various gift hampers including cocktail hampers and gift vouchers. Order and pick up on Wednesday 23rd between 6&7pm via pay.yoello.com/v/academyespresso
Harl ‘N’ Pop Petwear Shop - Handmade paracord dog collars, perfect gifts for your pets!On instagram @harlnpoppetwearshop Free local contactless delivery
Wild Meadow Floral - Limited space for bouquet click and collect. Orders for collection between 11-3pm on Wednesday. DM via instagram.com/wildmeadowfloral/
Unit 17 Menswear - We will be offering a click and collect service for the duration of lockdown, our website is in the works and is due to be launched in January. DM and view products via instagram.com/unit17_menswear
Barrybados - Order online at barrybados.com for collection on Wednesday morning only from the shop on Barry Island.
Giggles Barry - Toys, gifts and games available to click and collect via the Giggles Barry Facebook page.
Miss Holmes - A range of gifts showcased on Facebook for click and collect from High Street. Visit facebook.com/missholmesbarry
The Pencil Case - Open for click and collect until 1pm on Christmas Eve, also offer a delivery service all over the UK for £3.99. Visit thepencilcase.co.uk
KCs Old Post Office Cafe - Doing take away and delivery at our cafe. I've also turned the back room into a donation shop, donating, taking and delivering them to people who are struggling mainly toys etc but have also been giving food and much more. Visit KCs Old Post Office
Greenpoint I.T Ltd are still offering repairs to IT equipment and gadgets as per the Government guidelines. Also the other services we offer including custom PC builds are still being carried out.
Vanity Collections - Still open for ‘Click & Collect’ orders online at vanitycollections.co.uk
Vinyl Frontier - thevinylfrontierbarry.com open for click and collect on Wednesday 10.30-12.30. Can also deliver in Barry if required.
Black Tab UK Motorcycle Clothing - Due to the new lock down in wales the shop is now closed, you can still shop online. If you need something asap please contact Roley on 07707700607 and we can arrange to meet you at the shop for click and collect. Visit facebook.com/bikersgearuk