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Column Bakehouse café and stores now open at Royal William Yard

Column Bakehouse café and stores now open at Royal William Yard

A second outlet for the popular artisan bakery Column Bakehouse has opened today (Wednesday, 12 July) at Ocean Studios, Royal William Yard. The successful artisan bakery started at Devonport Guildhall in 2013 and has grown from strength to strength winning countless awards and fans along the way. Run by pioneering social enterprise RIO – the…

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Maritime Memories Machine

Maritime Memories Machine

This summer the Maritime Memories Machine is touring the country, offering everyone the opportunity to get involved with engaging and interesting activities whether that is singing along to Sea Shanties, writing a poem or just watching and enjoying the events and also share with other people their experiences and memories and what the sea means…

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Cafe Supervisor Kneaded

Cafe Supervisor Kneaded

Cafe Supervisor RIO is looking for a new Cafe Supervisor to join their flourishing artisan bakery, Column Bakehouse. Based at the beautiful Grade I listed Devonport Guildhall, the Cafe Supervisor will supervise and develop a small team of Café staff and work with the Chef Manager to develop the Column Bakehouse customer experience with the aim of…

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Junior Baker Kneaded!

Junior Baker Kneaded!

Junior Baker RIO is looking for a new Junior Baker to join our wonderful team at Column Bakehouse! The successful post-holder will be responsible for producing and delivering artisan bread and baked products from our award-winning retail and wholesale bakery, as well as assisting in the production of our onsite catering offer to both corporate…

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Bakers Kneaded

Bakers Kneaded

Café Assistant RIO is recruiting for a Café Assistant to work in our new Column Bakehouse café, based at Ocean Studios. Working as part of a small team, you will be responsible for serving customers and providing excellent hospitality to users of the café and venue alike. The successful post holder will need to be an…

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Bakehouse Jobs

Bakehouse Jobs

As a growing organisation we are often on the lookout for talented, driven individuals to join our team. We currently have 3 openings at our very own Column Bakehouse: Part Time Café Assistant 8 hrs on Saturdays £7.20 increasing to £7.50 April 1st 2017 Part Time Café Assistant 23 hrs a week to include some Saturdays £7.20…

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Column Bakehouse on a roll

Column Bakehouse on a roll

Students, staff and visitors at Plymouth University will now be able to enjoy local artisan bread and baked goods on campus thanks to a landmark deal between Column Bakehouse and University Commercial Services Plymouth Ltd (UCSP). The deal will see the award winning Column Bakehouse – Plymouth’s first and only social enterprise bakery – supply…

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New Audio Tour

New Audio Tour

A new self-guided audio tour has been launch today by Devonport Guildhall and Column, enabling customers to tune in and learn all about the history of the Guildhall and Column. The free audio tour has been created by RIO – custodians of Devonport Guildhall – working with The Media Workshop, Plymouth City Museum and local…

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‘Win a Wedding’ runners up say ‘I do’ at Devonport Guildhall

‘Win a Wedding’ runners up say ‘I do’ at Devonport Guildhall

On October 15th, Lucy Wells and Chris Trenerry married at Devonport Guildhall. Having got to the final 10 couples in the Herald’s competition ‘Win a Dream Wedding 2016‘ but just missing out on winning their dream wedding, Devonport Guildhall made their dream come true by offering their venue for free. With a baby girl on…

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Children’s Party offer!

Children's Party offer!

Devonport Guildhall’s spacious Main Hall provides the perfect space for entertaining, and we have an enticing offer for children’s party bookings! Celebrate your child’s birthday or simply have a summer celebration! For a discounted price, when hiring the Main Hall for a children’s party, you get all of the below: Unlimited squash free of charge…

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