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Sundays at FWS are all about the simple things. We have croissant and pain au chocolat; we have sourdough toast, granola and porridge; we have pancakes; we have bacon butties; there’s lots of things with eggs and warm toasties too. Come and hang out with the papers. It’s warm, inviting and we’ll be waiting for you from 9am-2pm. Sundays at FWS part of #positivechange in Macclesfield. ...

For today only, we’ve got a limited amount of Galette De Rois on the counter. This traditional French cake celebrates the end of epiphany in France. Don’t miss out. ...

Cibzilla heading to #picturedromemacc - pay by the inch 😀 Jersualam artichoke, button mushroom, pancetta, aioli, spinach and watercress. Let us know what you think. ...

Just a nudge and reminder that we’re open for brunch today. The rain seems to have eased. #sundaybrunchclub ...

Tomorrow is Sunday Brunch Club. We’re open 9-2pm. We’ve got pastry, eggs, pancakes, coffee & the papers. A proper treat for Sunday. See you there. ...

We’re still looking for a new baker to join our team. Lots more happening this year so if you fancy a new challenge we’d love to hear from you. Link in bio. @realbreadcampaign #bakery #job #macclesfield #manchester #realbread ...

Two years ago - stress levels at 11. We open at 8. Market Place packed to the gills with bread and pastry, coffee machine is on and the chefs are ready to feed you. Come and ease yourself into January. ...

Something a bit special for this week: “Lamb on Toast” Lamb shoulder, pickled radish, chimichurri and black garlic. 👊 ...

Here’s our new January 2020 menu. Not a mushroom or butternut in sight! See you in the morning - we open at 8am! ...

Sunday Brunch Club. 9am - 2pm. Eggs, coffee, papers. Sunday redefined. See you at Market Place. ...

You know what this means right? Fresh donuts - apple, custard, crumble - at Market Place and @picturedromemacc ...

Taking advantage @picturedromemacc @terroni_pastificio ...

We’re back on tomorrow at 8am. Time to look 2020 right in the eyeballs 👀 💥 See you at Market Place. ...

Just about sums things up for 2019. A year of challenges & growth. A big up to everyone who helps make this happen week in week out. You are all the best. 2020 we consolidate and settle. Thanks for all the custom and support. Happy New Year to you all x ...

We are looking for another baker to strengthen our team and help us push on. If you fancy being a part of it and contributing to positive change in Macclesfield, then please get in touch. Link in the bio or the comments below. Thanks ...

A year ago today I was coming round from my second hip replacement. The chips were down and I wasn’t clear in my head or my hips how to continue but continue we did. 3 months into the year and we launched a Kickstarter and raised in excess of £20k in 4 days. A few months later we are voted Cheshire Life Indie Retailer of the Year. A month or two later we tell the story of what it takes to build a community & business around bread via TEDx Macclesfield. Later we get invited to join The Picturedrome, who share our vision of positive change for our town. Late in November we open the rear of Market Place at Treacle Market and you guys fill it within 15 minutes of opening. I don’t do this alone. We are Flour Water Salt. Thank you for this year. Goodness knows what 2020 brings x ...

The last few days have been exhilarating and exhausting as we pressed on and got thru @treaclemarket, baked wholesale and organised orders to keep you going through Christmas. We all need a little rest and Market Place will reopen on Friday 3rd January. The @picturedromemacc will be open in-between and we be there with our new pals to keep you fed & happy through Christmas. See you in the New Year or at The Dome inbetween. Happy Christmas x ...