Johns of Instow has celebrated the opening of its new cafe and re-modelled shop thanks to Leader 5 funding.

A North Devon deli is celebrating opening its brand new cafe and hiring five new staff.

Johns of Instow successfuly applied for Leader 5 funding to extend into the former gallery next door and create the new cafe.

Owner Anthony Johns said it had always been a dream to open it.

He said: “The feedback we’ve had from customers is amazing, people just love it so much.

“We’ve tried to bring new ideas you can’t find anywhere else.”

The cafe offers gluten free, dairy free and vegan options too.

An official launch day will be held on June 16.