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Local business directory

Axbridge Town Council is pleased to provide this listing for the benefit of local residents and businesses alike, although it should not be taken as an endorsement by the Council of goods or services provided.

Check our conditions to find out if you can have a business advertised here.

Category Listing

Accommodation

Animation

Antique Furniture Restoration

Arts Consultancy

Bridal & Weddings

Builders

Building Conservation, Renovation & Restoration

Butchers

Catering & Parties

Chemists

Child Minding

Children's Toys

Computers and IT

Conference, Meeting & Training Venues

Curtain Making

CV Writing & Jobsearch

Eating Out & Food Guide

Electricians

Entertainment

Estate Agents

Events Planning

Florists

Food Stores

Foreign Language Tuition and Translation

Galleries

Garage Services

Graphic Design & Advertising

Garden Services

Hair Styling

Home Maintenance

Keep Fit Classes

Internet and new media

Lighting Solutions

Music Tuition

Nursing & Residential Care

Painting and Decorating

Pets

Photography

Playgroup

Promotional Marketing Operational Management

Property Development Abroad

Pubs & Restaurants

Stationery

Stress Management & Reiki

Take-away Food

Taxation & Accountancy

Taxis

Therapies, Reiki and Pamper Parties

Tutoring

Alphabetic Listing

1 to 1 Fitness

Acacia Holistics

Acutabove Hair Salon

Almshouse Tea Shop

Apolonia Properties Ltd

Axbridge Chambers Ltd

Axbridge Chemists

Axbridge Language Services

Axbridge Playmates

Axbridge Therapies

Barry Cawston Photography

BBS Taxis

Beta Six Computer Support & Repair

Chappell & Matthews

Compton House

Co-op Stores

W.P.Counsell & Sons Ltd

Crown Inn

Damian Surr - Close-Up Magician

Damian Surr - Computer Animation

Dexter Design

Drug Store Gallery

Elaine Turner Photography

Electrical Design Installation

Emma Waldon Tutor

Enable (Marketing and Promotions) Ltd

Friends for Pets

Fry's Floor Sanding

Ginkgo Projects Ltd

GOT Decorating

Higgins and Macfarlane

Jane Bolado Associates

JS Painting & Decorating

Just The Job

Karen Tyrrell Tutor

Kelibe Hair Salon

Kiddimoto Ltd

Lal Adamson

Lamb Inn

Lottie Fudge

Mendip Buffets

Mike Freestone

Moorland Farm Shop

Newman & Dodd

Chris Norman Electrical

Number 36 and the Roxy

Oakhouse

Pace Therapy

Pace (UK) Ltd

Parsonage

Party Shop

Peter Smith

Phil Brown Garden & Landscape Design

Post Office

Quince Cottage Axbridge

Reservoir View Motel

Sally Potter

The Secret Garden Florist

SomersetFood.org

Somerset Reiki

Sore Thumb

Space 2 Play

Stella Moore ARCM

St. Michael's Cheshire Home

Stress Busting Angels

Traction Wedding Cars

Wedmore IT

 

Accommodation

			

Compton House
Hotel & Function Venue; Conference, Meeting & Training Venue. Civil weddings.
Townsend, Axbridge BS26 2AJ
Telephone: 01934 733944
Email: info@comptonhse.com
Website: www.comptonhse.com



Number 36 and the Roxy
Self-catering accommodation; team meetings, training and presentations.
36 High Street, Axbridge BS26 2AF
Telephone: 07808 806573
Email: juliet@julietmaclay.com
Website: www.number36andtheroxy.co.uk


The Oakhouse
The Oakhouse hotel is an 11th century building that sits proudly in the historical market square
in the town of Axbridge. Only two miles away from Cheddar Caves and near Bristol airport the hotel
has 9 rooms all ensuite with tv, dvd and coffee making facilities. The hotel also has a fabulous
restaurant serving excellent rustic meals from locally sourced ingredients which caters for breakfast,
lunch and dinner.
The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AP
Telephone: 01934 732444
Email: info@theoakhousehotel.com



The Parsonage
Ensuite B & B
Cheddar Road, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 733078
Fax: 01934 733078
Website: www.the-parsonage-axbridge.co.uk


Quince Cottage Axbridge
Self-catering accommodation, sleeps 6
Telephone: 01934 733939 or 07818 665729
Email: rhema@onetel.net


Reservoir View Motel
Hazeldene, Cheddar Road, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732180
Mobile: 07867 755719
Email: reservoirviewmotel@fsmail.net
Website: www.reservoirviewmotelaxbridge.co.uk

 

Animation

			

Damian Surr
Computer Animation for short films and TV
Telephone: 01934 733817
Mobile: 07715 575701
Email: damian@daminator.com
Website: www.daminator.com

 

Arts Consultancy

			

Ginkgo Projects Ltd
St Judes Studio, 15 High Street, Axbridge
Email: info@ginkgoprojects.co.uk
Website: www.ginkgoprojects.co.uk

 

Antique Furniture Restoration

			

Mike Freestone
Cabinet Maker, Furniture Maker and French Polishing
1 Starrs Close, Axbridge, Somerset BS26 2BZ
Telephone: 01934 732614
Email: mikepfreestone@aol.com

 

Bridal & Weddings

			

Traction Wedding Cars
Classic Citroen Traction Avant Saloons available for wedding hire
Eastern Cottage, 62 Claverham Road, Yatton, BS49 4LD
Telephone: 01934 834274
Email: tractionweddingcars@f1550.fsnet.co.uk
Website: www.tractionweddingcars.co.uk

 

Builders

			

Jacek Stankiewicz Painting & Decorating & Plastering
Interior and exterior painting, decorating, wallpapering, plastering, tiling.
Reliable and trustworthy with 10 years of experience.
CSCS registered. Free quotes.
5 Harvest Rise, Moorland Street, Axbridge BS26 2FH
Telephone: 01934 733705
Mobile: 07935 606564
Email:jpspaintingdecorating@gmail.com

Newman & Dodd
General Builders & Plastering
27 Old Church Road, Axbridge BS26 2BE
Telephone: 01934 732665
Mobile: 07971937187
Email: newman885@aol.com

 

Building Conservation, Renovation & Restoration

			

Fry's Floor Sanding
The Crooked Cottage, Moorland Street, Axbridge BS26 2BA
Telephone: 01934 733115
Mobile: 07702889685
Email: nickfry@beeb.net

 

Butchers

			

Moorland Farm Shop
Moorland Street, Axbridge BS26 2BA
Telephone: 01934 733341
Email: scottliz@btinternet.com

 

Catering & Parties

	   		

Mendip Buffets
9 Bailiffs Close, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732269


The Party Shop
Outside catering, china & glass hire, party goods
8 High Street, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 733014

 

Chemists

			

Axbridge Chemists
Dispensing chemist
The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AR
Telephone:
01934 733230 (during opening hours)
01934 733319 (at other times)
Opening hours:
Mon - Fri 9.00am - 6.00pm
Sat & Sun CLOSED

 

Child Minding

			

Lottie Fudge
Nanny and babysitting. School runs morning and afternoon. £7.50/hour.
St Mary Street, Axbridge BS26 2BN
Telephone: 07528269632
Email: fudge_charlotte@hotmail.com

 

Children's Toys

			

Kiddimoto Ltd
30 High Street, Axbridge BS26 2AF
Telephone: 01934 733654
Email: info@kiddimoto.co.uk
Website: www.kiddimoto.co.uk

 

Computers and IT

			

Beta Six
Residential Computer Repair & Support
Phil Bristow
Townsend
Telephone: 0330 223 0605
Email: support@betasix.co.uk
Website: www.betasix.co.uk
			

Wedmore IT
Computer repair and IT consultancy
32 Hippisley Drive, Axbridge BS26 2DE
Telephone: 01934 733361
Mobile: 07876 652200
Email: peterholmes@wedmoreit.com
Website: www.wedmoreit.com

 

Conference, Meeting & Training Venues

			
Compton House
Hotel & Function Venue; Conference, Meeting & Training Venue. Civil weddings.
Townsend, Axbridge BS26 2AJ
Telephone: 01934 733944
Email: info@comptonhse.com
Website: www.comptonhse.com/

 

Curtain Making

			

Dexter Design
Curtains made to measure and soft furnishings.
21 West Street, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732126
Email: sidneyanne.miller@tiscali.co.uk

 

CV Writing & Jobsearch Consultancy

			

Sally Potter
34 Houlgate Way, Axbridge BS26 2BY
Telephone: 01934 733576

 

Eating Out & Food Guide


SomersetFood.org
Website with sections on eating out, shopping & producers and a what's on guide.
Sally Campbell
Houlgate Way, Axbridge BS26 2BY
Email: sally@somersetfood.org
Telephone: 07979 740729

 

Electricians


Electrical and Design Installation (EDI).
All aspects of commercial and domestic work including full and part rewires,
burglar and fire alarms, installation of electrical appliances and carrying
out of inspection and testing including issue of certificates. 
3 Old Church Road, Axbridge BS26 2BQ
Telephone: 01934 732987 
Mobile: 07955667887 
Email: gonk43@btinternet.com



Chris Norman Electrical.
Commercial and Domestic Electrician.
Consumer unit replacement, faultfinding, extra sockets and lighting,
PAT testing, Inspection Reports. Part P Approved, Fully Insured.
6 Walnut Close, Axbridge BS26 2DT
Mobile: 07717 858598
Telephone: 01934 732066
Email: info@c-n-e.co.uk
Website: www.c-n-e.co.uk

 

Entertainment

			

Damian Surr
Close-Up Magician
Telephone: 01934 733817
Mobile: 07715 575701
Email: damian@gingermagic.com
Website: www.gingermagic.com

 

Estate Agents

			

Chappell and Matthews
The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AS
Telephone: 01934 732268
Fax: 01934 733227
Email: via website
Website: http://www.chappellandmatthews.co.uk/

 

Events Planning

			

The Party Shop
8 High Street, Axbridge BS26 2AF
Telephone: 01934 733014
Fax: 01934 733014

 

Florists

			

The Secret Garden Florist
The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AR
Telephone:07467 144423
Email: thesecretgarden-florist@hotmail.com
Website: www.thesecretgarden-florist.co.uk
Opening hours:Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri/Sat 9:00am - 5pm, Wed 9am - 1pm
Specialists in fresh, silk & dried floristry. Over 30 years experience, aiming to give you the best quality around.

 

Food Stores

			

Co-op Stores
The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AR
Telephone:01934 732228
Opening hours: 5.30am - 10pm every day

 

Foreign Language Tuition and Translation

			

Jane Bolado Associates
Spanish tuition and translation
2 Millstream Close, Axbridge BS26 2DU
Telephone: 01934 733878
Email: jane.bolado48@btinternet.com
Website: www.tailormadespanish.co.uk



Axbridge Language Services
Providing French tuition and translation. Czech services also available for the adventurous!
Contact: Clare Horackova
1 The Myrtles, Moorland Street, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732001
Email: clare.jena@talktalk.net


 

Galleries

			

The Drugstore Gallery
Exhibition of photographic prints taken by
photographers Barry Cawston and Soraya Schofield
N.B. opens during   Farmers' Markets or by appointment
4, High Street, just off the Square
Axbridge
Telephone: 01934  732588
Email soraya@thedrugstoregallery.com
Website: thedrugstoregallery.com

 

Garage Services

			

W.P. Counsell & Sons Ltd
Weare Garage, Lower Weare, Axbridge BS26 2JG
Telephone: 01934 732248
Email: enquiries@wpcounsell.co.uk
Website: www.wpcounsell.com/

 

Garden Services


Phil Brown Garden & Landscape Design
25 West Street
Axbridge
Somerset
BS26 2AA
Telephone: 01934 733864
Mobile: 07765 485021
Email: mail@philbrowndesign.com
Website: www.philbrowndesign.com


Space 2 Play
Creating inspiring outdoor learning environments for
schools and private gardens. Grow your own food, explore the environment
and learn to care about nature.
tel: 01934 733651
Mobile: 07968 326856
Email: jcplayspace@gmail.com or info@space2play.co.uk
Website: www.space2play.co.uk

 

Graphic Design & Advertising

			

Sore Thumb
Graphic design and advertising
Brookside Cottage, 3 The Myrtles, Moorland Street, Axbridge BS26 2BA
Telephone: 01934 732700
Email: ouch@sorethumb.co.uk
Website: www.sorethumb.co.uk

 

Hair Styling

			

Acutabove Hair Salon
1 High Street, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 733666
Email: acutabove.hair@googlemail.com
Website: www.acutabovehair.co.uk


Kelibe Hair Salon
11 High Street, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732711

 

Home Maintenance


Just the Job - www.justthejobonline.com
Carpenter & Professional Handyman!
32 Houlgate Way, Axbridge BS26 2BY

Contact Malcolm on: 07872 613948, 01934 733869 or info@justthejobonline.com
		

Peter Smith
Plumbing, decorating and general home repairs. Most small jobs undertaken promptly.
The Gardens, St. Mary's Street, Axbridge, BS26 2BN
Telephone: 0777 203 4646
Email: p.smith.188@btinternet.com

 

Keep Fit Classes

			

1 to 1 fitness
5 Penn Court, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 733404
Email: paulakirkup@virgin.net


Lal Adamson
Contact by telephone or e-mail
Telephone: 01934 733899
Email: lal@hotboots.freeserve.co.uk

 

Internet and new media

			

Higgins and Macfarlane
Photography, new media, Internet presence
31 West Street, Axbridge BS26 2AA
Telephone: 01934 732723
Mobile: 07712897926
Email: info@higginsandmacfarlane.com
Website: www.higginsandmacfarlane.com/

 

 

Lighting Solutions

			

Pace (UK) Ltd
Custom-made LED lighting solutions
The Rising, The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AP
Telephone: 01934 733121
Email: les@paceuk.com
Website: www.paceuk.com/

 

Music Tuition

			

Stella Moore ARCM
3 Moorland Street, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732282
Email: davestellamoore@aol.com

 

Nursing & Residential Care

			

St. Michael's Cheshire Home
Day & respite services for young disabled people
Cheddar Road, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732358
Telephone: 01934 732809
Email: johndyer@btconnect.com

 

Painting & Decorating

			

GOT Decorating
Painting and Decorating, City and Guilds, Free estimates, over 30 years experience.
58 Knightstone Close, Axbridge BS26 2DJ
Telephone: 01934733476
Mobile: 0773 664 4452
			

Jacek Stankiewicz Painting & Decorating & Plastering
Interior and exterior painting, decorating, wallpapering, plastering, tiling.
Reliable and trustworthy with 10 years of experience.
CSCS registered. Free quotes.
5 Harvest Rise, Moorland Street, Axbridge BS26 2FH
Telephone: 01934 733705
Mobile: 07935 606564
Email:jpspaintingdecorating@gmail.com

 

Pets

			

Friends for Pets
Pet care services.
Dog walking, doggy day care, home from home dog boarding and cat sitting.
Axbridge and the surrounding villages. All pet carers are CRB checked and fully insured.
Telephone: 07584 050544
Email: contactus@friendsforpets.co.uk
Website: friendsforpets.co.uk

 

Photography

			

Barry Cawston Photography
Freelance photography business, working commercially for English Heritage,
The Telegraph and Guardian newspapers amongst others
The Drugstore Gallery
4, High Street, just off the Square
Axbridge
Telephone: 01934  732588
Email: barry@barrycawston.com,
Website: barrycawston.com



Elaine Turner Photography LBIPP LRPS
Freelance photographer and photographic tutor.
Maricourt
St Mary's Street
Axbridge
BS26 2BN
Telephone: 07714 762718
Email: eac@elaineturner.co.uk
Website: www.elaineturner.co.uk

 

Playgroup

			

Axbridge Playmates
For children aged 2+
Axbridge Methodist church schoolrooms
West Street
Axbridge
BS26 2AA
Telephone: 01934 744266

 

Promotional Marketing Operational Management


Enable (Marketing and Promotions) Ltd
Acknowledged industry expert ensuring your promotional marketing campaigns meet best practice,
are code compliant, free from fraud or theft and are logistically sound.
All aspects of conventional inpack, onpack and printed promotional marketing covered as well as
online, mobile, text and social media promotions and associated judging and auditing requirements.
Bank House, The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AP
Telephone:01934 853 770
Email:neil.barnes@enablemp.com
Website: www.enablemp.com

 

Property Development Abroad


Apolonia Properties Ltd
Axbridge based property developer specialising in the building
of luxury holiday apartments on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast
St Mary's Street, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732459
Email: info@apolonia-properties.com
Website: www.apolonia-properties.com

 

Pubs & Restaurants


The Almshouse Tea Shop
The Almshouse Tea Shop offers a range of great quality teas and coffees together with a wide
selection of tasty cakes, snacks and light lunches in a lovely 15th Century Almshouse.
The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AR
Telephone: 01934 733720
Website: www.thealmshouseteashop.co.uk



Compton House
Hotel & Function Venue; Conference, Meeting & Training Venue. Civil weddings.
Townsend, Axbridge BS26 2AJ
Telephone: 01934 733944
Email: info@comptonhse.com
Website: www.comptonhse.com/



The Crown Inn
Fine ales, skittle alley, pool table, sky sports and prem plus
St. Mary Street, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732518



The Lamb Inn
The Square, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732253
Website: www.butcombe.com/lamb



The Oakhouse
The Oakhouse hotel is an 11th century building that sits proudly in the historical market square
in the town of Axbridge. Only two miles away from Cheddar Caves and near Bristol airport the hotel
has 9 rooms all ensuite with tv, dvd and coffee making facilities. The hotel also has a fabulous
restaurant serving excellent rustic meals from locally sourced ingredients which caters for breakfast,
lunch and dinner.
The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AP
Telephone: 01934 732444
Email: info@theoakhousehotel.com
Website: www.theoakhousehotel.com

 

Stationery

			

The Post Office
St Mary Street, Axbridge
Telephone: 01934 732227

 

Stress Management


Stress Busting Angels
Contact by telephone or e-mail
Telephone: 07736451300
Email: maggie@stressbustingangels.co.uk
Website: www.stressbustingangels.co.uk/


 

Take-away Food

			
see Almshouse Tea Shop,

 

Taxation & Accountancy Services

			

Axbridge Chambers Ltd
The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AP
General enquiries to Carl Becker
Telephone: 01934 732888
Fax: 01934 732446
Email: carl@axbridgeaccountancy.co.uk

 

Taxis

			

BBS Taxis
Hazeldene, Cheddar Road, Axbridge
Mobile: 07770 837560
Email: billhobbs34@live.co.uk


 

Therapies, Reiki and Pamper Parties


Acacia Holistics
Clair Griffin
Windyridge, Hillside, Axbridge
Telephone: 07974 665295
Email: Clairgriff@aol.com
Website: www.acacia-holistics.co.uk



Axbridge Therapies
Various locations around Axbridge
Telephone: 07736451300
Email: maggie@paceuk.com
Website: www.axbridgetherapy.co.uk/



Pace Therapy
Contact by telephone or e-mail
Telephone: 07736451300
Email: maggie@paceuk.com
Website: www.pacetherapy.co.uk



Somerset Reiki
Randa Lloyd
12 Parkfield, Axbridge, BS262DD
Telephone: 01934 733696 or 07791 673813
Email: randalloyd@hotmail.co.uk
Website: www.somersetreiki.co.uk

 

Tutoring


Karen Tyrrell
Teacher with over 25 years experience now has spaces for private tuition in the following areas:
Piano, theory and listening skills (towards ABRSM and GSM exams if preferred); English and Maths for ages 3-12+; Socialisation and confidence-building for ages 3-12+
Other subjects within the Primary Curriculum are available. Just ask for details. References available on request. Please contact for more information.
Telephone: 07792 707383, email: ketyrrell@hotmail.co.uk.


Emma Waldon
Head of Geography offering GCSE tutoring in Geography, RE, Biology and Environmental Science.
Also exam revision and skills training so learners can gain confidence and exam skills
Available evenings and can be booked as a one off or as a continuous programme.
£15 per hr one off, £12.50 per session if booking 2, £10 per hr if booking more than 2 sessions.
The Georgian House, Axbridge
Telephone: 07989264381
Email: emajosurf@yahoo.com.