2017 exhibitors

OPEN FOR BUSINESS | Ilfracombe, North Devon

Below are the exhibitors at OPEN FOR BUSINESS at the Carlton Hotel, Ilfracombe on Friday 3 March 2017.


Barbara Fryer Photography
North Devon photographer Barbara believes that photography is about ‘capturing the moment’ and not about what you can do to an image with software! She is now also stocking table mats & coasters and is happy to taylor make some for your company but is also looking for outlets for her produce. Barbara will be more than happy to discuss how she can pictorially help you.
Tel: 07966 502093
Twitter: @BarbaraFPhotos


Braddicks and Sherborne Funeral Directors
We are independent funeral directors that proudly provide a comprehensive range of later in life planning and practical assistance with arranging a funeral through to advice and support for the bereaved and we are members of S.A.I.F – National Society of Allied Independent Funeral Directors. Our aim is to make each funeral personal, unique and representative of you! As a Braddicks and Sherborne client you can be assured that we place great importance on making sure all your needs are dealt with in a sensitive, caring and compassionate manner.
Tel: 01271 865222
Web: braddicksandsherborne.co.uk
Address: 20-21 St Brannocks Road, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34 8EQ


Business Action
Business Action is relaunching as the dedicated online business news web site and magazine for North Devon – visit us for business news, articles, features and events.
Tel: 01271 879100
Web: business-action.co.uk
Twitter: @businessactionm


Business First Network
Business First Network is the UK’s fastest growing business organisation. We exist to support, protect and grow our members business: Advice and assistance with business regulation and compliance; Access to essential business services at a competitive advantage; Promote your business for free and gain access to tender work around the UK.
Tel: 07713 158283
Web: businessfirstnetwork.co.uk
Twitter: @ the_bfn


Buy with Confidence (BWC)
Buy with Confidence (BWC) is the largest Trading Standards credited and controlled business approval scheme with knowledge and experience dating back over 19 years. BWC provides consumers with a trusted list of businesses which have given their commitment to doing business in in a fair and legal way. So if you are a business looking to enhance what you offer your consumers, please contact us.
Web: buywithconfidence.gov.uk
Twitter: @BWCconnect


The Carrier Group
The Carrier Group is a marketing support service provider with 23 years of experience. Our in-house call centre, design studio and mailing house provide a wide range of services to both the public and private sector including, call centre services, direct mail, print and design and email marketing.
Tel: 01271 336000
Web: carrierdirectmarketing.co.uk
Twitter: @carriergroup


The Carlton Hotel
Your stay at the Carlton Hotel will be made special by the care and attention that our professional team deliver. With great food and drink, and a truly personal, friendly service from welcome to departure you are welcome in Ilfracombe at The Carlton.
Tel: 01271 862446
Web: ilfracombecarlton.co.uk
Twitter: @carltonilfy
Address: Runnacleave Road, Ilfracombe, Devon, EX34 8AR

The Carlton Hotel is our host for OPEN FOR BUSINESS 2017.


Charles Darrow
A unique agency focused in the four western counties, providing specialist advice and services on all aspects of commercial property. With over 50 years of combined experience providing specialist property advice throughout the South West. Charles Darrow has expanded into Barnstaple to provide brokerage and advisory services in the local area and throughout the region.
Tel: 01271 321122
Web: charlesdarrow.co.uk
Twitter: @CharlesDarrowUK


COMBEbusiness
COMBEbusiness represents businesses in the Combe Martin, Ilfracombe and Woolacombe area of North Devon.
Tel: 07971 176044
Web: combebusiness.co.uk
Twitter: @combebusiness


cottages.com (incorporating English Country Cottages & Welcome Cottages)
Tel: 07983 437 341 / 01805 603 691
Web: cottages.com
We are a national company but with local representation in the North Devon area. We offer one of the most comprehensive marketing packages for holiday home owners with the added personal touch.


Devon Chamber
Devon Chamber of Commerce is an accredited member of the British Chambers of Commerce network. Representing over 40,000 employees in the county, Devon Chamber connects businesses to enable growth and success in the region. Working in partnership with local authorities, strategic organisations and British Chambers of Commerce, Devon Chamber of Commerce works to improve business conditions in the county.
Tel: 01752 220471
Web: devonchamber.co.uk
Twitter: @Chamber_Devon

COMBEbusiness is pleased to be an affiliate member of Devon Chamber.


Federation of Small Businesses
We offer our members a wide range of vital business services including advice, financial expertise, support and a powerful voice in Government. Our mission is to help small businesses achieve their ambitions and potential. We are the not-for-profit organisation that is THE VOICE of small businesses. We look forward to letting you know what We can do for You.
Tel: 07966 502093
Twitter: @fsb_ndevrecruit


Hele Cornmill and Tearoom
Sadly, Hele Cornmill cannot now attend, but you can sample some of their cake on the Proper Marmalade Company stand.
Winner of Devon Life’s ‘Best Tearoom Award 2013, 2014 & 2015’, Hele Corn Mill is a 16th century watermill, tearoom and tourist attraction. Cakes baked daily on the premises, some using our wholemeal stoneground flour. Our cream teas include traditional Devonshire Splits and Thunder and Lightning. Mill tours, kids puzzles and challenges. School groups and private visits welcome.
Tel: 01271 863185 / 07554 310176
Web: helecornmill.com
Twitter: @hele_mill
Address: Watermouth Road, Hele, Devon, EX34 9QY


Ilfracombe Golf Club
Ilfracombe Golf Club is among the best and most friendly in the South West. Situated on the rugged cliffs of North Devon in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty the views are as outstanding as the welcome you will receive. See the sea from every tee!
Tel: 01271 862176
Web: ilfracombegolfclub.com
Address: Hele Bay, Ilfracombe EX34 9RT
Twitter: @IlfracombeGolf


JD Commercial
Commercial Property and Business Specialist offering straightforward advice and property solutions with over 20 years of experience in the North Devon Commercial Property market. Our team brings together a high quality client service accompanied with traditional and modern marketing methods.
Tel: 01237 424053
Web: jd-commercial.co.uk
Twitter: @JDCommercialEst


Marsdens Devon Cottages
With over 350 holiday cottages and more than 40 years’ experience, Marsdens Devon Cottages understands how to get the most from letting your holiday property. Our local team offers a professional, personal and friendly service, plus all our properties are VisitEngland graded to give guests confidence when booking.
Tel: 01271 813777
Web: marsdens.co.uk
Address: 2 The Square, Braunton, Devon, EX33 2JB
Twitter: @MarsdensCottage


Middleton Jones
If you’re looking to export or would like to improve your exporting business, Middleton Jones can help. With more than 45 years’ experience in overseas business, our experts can provide a bespoke package of business tools to ensure the best possible success in your chosen markets. Talk to us to discover how we can help you, whether you’re a British company wishing to trade with other countries, or an overseas company hoping to explore the UK market.
Tel: 01398 35156
Web: middleton-jones.com
Twitter: @Export_Siren


Need it Find it
You need to find customers. Customers need to find you. Need it Find it is launching in North Devon to connect businesses to businesses and consumers through distributed printed leaflets, a web directory, events and networking.
Tel: 07434 412440
Web: needitfindit.uk
Twitter: @needitfinditnow


One Ilfracombe
One Ilfracombe brings together public, private and voluntary sector organisations to work together in partnership to improve the economy, health and living environment of Ilfracombe for the benefit of all. We believe that decisions affecting Ilfracombe should not be made remotely but should be made by local people who live, work and invest in the town.
Tel: 01271 855318
Web: oneilfracombe.co.uk
Address: The Ilfracombe Centre, 44 High Street, Ilfracombe, North Devon, EX34 4AL
Twitter: @oneilfracombe


Paul Clews Enterprises
Dalek, PA and stage lighting available for weddings, parties, functions, corporate events and openings. The best guitar and ukulele lessons in schools and homes across North Devon. Ukulele workshops. Ideal for hotel and campsite entertainment, stag and hen parties.
Tel: 07866 650015
Web: paulclews888.weebly.com
Twitter: @paulkclews


PG Print + Office Services
25 years supplying professional services for all print and office support requirements: document preparation, proofreading, print and mailing services, including discounted postage.  Dedicated secretarial services are also available, either remotely or for the occasional office-based requirement.
Tel: 01271 855814
Web: pgprintandofficeservices.co.uk
Twitter: @PaulaGood2


Philip J Milton & Company Plc
North Devon’s leading, most qualified Wealth Managers and Independent Financial Advisers providing full financial advice and also offering Accountancy and Taxation assistance along with Will Writing, Trusts, Estates and Probate services.  We manage over £125 million discretionally on behalf of our clients in ISAs, Portfolios, Pensions and Bonds.
Tel: 01271 344300
Web: www.miltonpj.net
Address: Choweree House, 21 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1RP
Twitter: @philipmilton


SSG Training and Consultancy
SSG Training and Consultancy Ltd are providers of Health, Safety, Environmental and Employment Law services. Our team of experts are committed to inspiring people and businesses to work safely and sustainably. Customer satisfaction is central at SSG. We aim to exceed expectations and develop rewarding partnerships with all our clients.
Tel: 01752 201616
Web: ssg.co.uk
Twitter: @SSGTraining


Taylors Solicitors
Friendly, efficient legal advice and assistance with property transactions, wills, trusts, probate, injury claims, disputes and business advice. See the link on our website for reviews from satisfied clients and ask us about our initial FREE ADVICE service.
Tel: 01271 812811 (Braunton) & 01271 864134 (Ilfracombe)
Web: taylors-law.co.uk
Address: 4 The Square, Braunton, EX33 2JD & 8 Church Street, Ilfracombe, EX34 8AJ


The Electric Store
Ilfracombe’s independent electrical retailer. Established in October 2011, we are North Devon’s newest independent electrical retailer. We pride ourselves on offering you the ‘Service You Deserve’. With combined experience of over 15 years, you can be assured that we have the knowledge to answer any questions that you may have.
Address: 10 High Street, Ilfracombe, EX34 9DF
Tel: 01271 866824
Web: theelectricstore.co.uk


The Proper Marmalade Company
Our hand cut Marmalades have gone from strength to strength with numerous awards including Paddington Bears ‘paw’ of approval with World Champion, Gold and Silver Awards at the Original Marmalade Festival in Cumbria and several Great Taste Golds. All our marmalades are handmade from fresh fruit, simmered until the peel is soft before boiling to a set with sugar.
Tel: 01271 850842 
Web: thepropermarmaladecompany.co.uk
Address: 9 Belgrave Promenade, Ilfracombe, Devon EX34 9AS


The Voice
The Voice is North Devon’s truly local radio station, broadcasting online, on DAB digital radio and on 106.1 and 107.8 FM, providing a service of local information and news, mixed a wide range of music and entertainment. We are a registered ‘Not for Profit’ Community Interest Company (CIC). The Voice is fast becoming North Devon’s most listened radio station For more information on how The Voice can help promote your business, contact Steve on 07739 515317
Tel: 07739 515317
Web: thevoicefm.co.uk
Twitter: @thevoicefm


Tim Lamerton Photography
Fun, relaxed and professional, I live in Ilfracombe and work across North Devon. Available for Weddings, Lifestyle and Event photography, I would be delighted to discus your photography wishes and provide you with an individual, no obligation quote. Please see my website timlamertonphoto.uk or email timlamertonphoto@gmail.com for more information.
Tel: 01271 879660
Mob: 07792 105984
Web: timlamertonphoto.uk
Twitter: @TimLamerton

SHOW OFFER: Get a headshot photo for your social media profiles for £10 or a high resolution version for print for £15 from Tim Lamerton at OPEN FOR BUSINESS.


Utility Warehouse Authorised Distributor – Kevin Woodward
Based in Bideford, I can show you how to make great savings on all your household bills with the added convenience of having everything on the same monthly bill! Contact me to find out how much you could save.
Tel: 01237 451848
Web: utilitywarehouse.org.uk/llamakevin