Temporary Hours - From 15th June 2020

Due to running on minimal staff, our retail shop is now open with temporary hours. 

We can confirm that we will be open every Tuesday 10am to 1pm. 

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday are by appointment only, please call 07887 654717 to arrange a time to visit.

 We cannot open for visiting customers when teaching due to the restriction on numbers allowed in the shop, we will be releasing opening hours for Friday, Saturday and Sunday each week.

During teaching hours, we will be able to offer sales and a collection and drop off point in our outside courtyard at the front of the shop.

Please continue to order online, if possible. We are adding products daily. We offer free local delivery and store pickup. 

Opening Hours w/c 26th October 2020

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday - During the day - By appointment only

Monday, Wednesday and Thursday - 7.30pm to 9.30pm -  Sales from the courtyard and machine drop off and collections only

Tuesday - 10am to 1pm - Shop open for browsing and sales

Friday - 10am to 5pm - Sales from the courtyard and machine drop off and collections only

Saturday - 10am to 1pm - Shop open for browsing and sales

Sunday - 10am to 5pm - Sales from the courtyard and machine drop off and collections only

Rebecca Woollard Sewing School & Haberdashery is located on The Heath (Village Green), Hatfield Heath, near Bishop's Stortford (approx. 5 miles). We are located just off the main road (A1060), ground floor of the pink building to the left of The Village Tearoom. We are accessible from the M11 Junction 8 (approximately 6 miles) and junction 7 (approximately 8 miles).

Our Address

The Flowerpot, The Heath, Hatfield Heath, Nr Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM22 7EB.

Normal Opening Hours

7.30pm to 9.30pm
2pm to 4.30pm
9am to 1pm
7.30pm to 9.30pm
9am to 12noon
7.30pm to 9.30pm
2pm to 4.30pm*
10am to 1pm*

* On teaching days we are open from 10am to 6pm.

Extended Opening Hours

We will be open from 10am to 6pm on:

  • TBC

We are closed on:

  • Bank Holidays

Any changes to opening hours or extended hours will also posted on Google.


Parking along the front of the shops is restricted to 1 hour (no return within 2 hours), 8am to 5pm, 7 days a week. For long stay parking, please use the Village Car Park (approx. 200 yards east from The Flowerpot). The entrance is located between the Countrywear Shop (Field Stream and Covert) and the Day Nursery and there are 28 spaces. In good weather, you could also park on the Church South Car Park, entrance via Church Lane on the Sheering Road (B183) and walk across The Heath. Customers who bring their own machine to courses are welcome to stop outside our shop to unload before parking, as the car parks seem a long way with a heavy machine.

The Flowerpot Location/Car Parks

Using public transport to visit us?

If you are travelling via train, the closest train stations are Stansted Airport or Bishop's Stortford. The train service is run by Greater Anglia - 

The village east bus stop is located outside The Flowerpot and the west bus stop is opposite The White Horse pub (approx. 100 yards east from The Flowerpot). If you are travelling from Bishop's Stortford you will alight at the bus stop outside The Flowerpot and if you are travelling from Stansted Airport, you alight at the bus stop opposite The White Horse pub. Bishop's Stortford to Saffron Walden route 5, stops approx. every hour - 39.pdf

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