Business Directory

Current Chamber members include:

123 Consulting

Contact: Simon Childs

Address: 11 Saxon Way, Cheddar, Somerset BS27 3GB


Telephone: 01934 744384

Mobile: 07787 753444


Notes: A marketing and communications consultancy.

Acutabove Hair Salon

Contact: Sarah Boundy

Address: 1 High Street, Axbridge, Somerset BS26


Telephone: 01934 733666


Notes: haircuts, colouring, hair smoothing, perming and occasion. With many years of experience our team are waiting to create the look you desire, whether you want a trim, redesign, a few grey hairs blending or a completely new hair colour!

Almshouse Teashop

Contact: Nicky Frewin

Address: The Almshouse Tea Shop, The Square, Axbridge, Somerset, BS26, 2AR


Telephone: 01934 733720


Notes: The Almshouse was built circa 1450 by the Guild Merchant. The Almshouse Tea Shop is a Grade II listed building. We offer a tasty selection of meals from snacks to light meals, all of which are prepared and cooked in our kitchen. Our children’s menu is also available for those with a smaller appetite – or to save room for one of our cakes! Our delicious range of cakes include the usual favourites plus gluten free options and of course Clotted Cream Teas.

Axbridge Museum

Contact: Robin Goodfellow

Address: The Square, Axbridge.


Telephone: 01934 732012


Notes: Museum in King John’s Hunting Lodge, Axbridge Square. One of the main visitor attractions in the area. The museum is housed in a property owned by the National Trust, in the centre of Medieval Axbridge. It is run by The Axbridge and District Museum Trust, a group of dedicated local volunteers.

Axbridge Post Office

Contact: Richard Helps

The Square, Axbridge BS26 2BN

Telephone: 01934 732227

Mobile: 07789 855121


Notes: The Post Office and shop are essential ingredients to the town’s retailing mix and for social cohesion. Stationers, cards, gifts and much more.

BHS Corrugated

Contact: Phil Pinnington

Telephone: 01934 839 900

Mobile: 077 188 091 51


Notes: BHS Corrugated is the only manufacturer with experience both in the development and the production of corrugating rolls and corrugators. The expertise in processes of corrugated board production has been further applied and included in the development of the corrugating rolls and their profiles. Corrugating rolls are the core element of each corrugator and are essentially responsible for the quality of the corrugated board and the productivity of the corrugator. BHS Corrugated supplies corrugating rolls from one single source – development, production, logistics and advice.

(The) Church Rooms

Contact: Paul Passey

Address: The Church Steps, Axbridge

Email: and

Telephone: 01934 733118


Notes: Venue for receptions, parties, plays and meetings complete with updated kitchen and toilets with offices to rent above.


Contact: Neil Barnes

Address: The Bank House, Axbridge Square


Telephone: 01934 853770


Notes: Enable are Operational Management consultants and practitioners in the field of Promotional Marketing. Enable work with many of the world’s leading FCMG brands and agencies, to improve promotional return on investment, meet targets, reduce risk and enhance brand value.

E&S Hair On The Square

Contacts: Stacey Redman / Emily Taylor 

Address: The Square, Axbridge

Telephone: 01934 732577



Notes: By creating beauty sustainably, we encourage people to take care of themselves, of the environment in which they live & work, of the things they love. Located on Axbridge square, Hair On The Square is a new, friendly and inviting salon. Our mission is to provide clients with an outstanding service, whilst making them feel among friends.

Gill Bishop Web Design

Contact: Gill Bishop

Address: TBA


Telephone: 07766918133


Notes: Website design and development for small and medium sized businesses in Somerset and beyond. Advice, blogs, design, development, ecommerce, ebooks, training, Adwords and search engine optimisation.

Green Mango Kitchen

Contact: Tony

Address: 2 Peelers Court, Moorland Street, Axbridge, Somerset, BS26 2BB


Telephone: 07970 732821


Notes: Green Mango Kitchen is primarily focused on private catering and smaller events which require a larger range of dishes. Whilst CROQQ is firmly the street food scene and larger events. Both share the same philosophy in using the freshest, local sourced and environmental aware  ingredients we can get.

Hale Events

Contact: Mike Sartain

Address: Premier House, Old Church Road, Axbridge


Telephone:  01934 733433.


Notes: Hale Events are based in Axbridge, Somerset, and organise consumer and business to business shows. It’s the perfect location for our business of running shows, while maintaining the company priority of a healthy work life balance. This historic Somerset town provides a countryside base close to the M5, which provides easy access to customers and partners all over the UK, and particularly in the South West region.

Hamblin and Co

Contact: Baz and Carole Hamblin

Address: George House, 40 West Street, Axbridge

Email: and

Telephone: Landline 01934 733939, Baz mobile 07979 994126, Carole mobile 07818 665729

Website: TBA

Notes: Carole runs a lavender business with products made from lavender grown in Axbridge. Baz is a professional speaker with subjects ranging from Captain Cook to Climate Change.

Harry Mottram Freelance Feature writer

Contact: Harry Mottram

Address: 31 Old Church Road, Axbridge, Somerset BS262BE


Telephone: 07789 864769


Social Media: Facebook, Twitter as HarryTheSpiv, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube, and God knows where else. 

Notes: Journalism, sub-editing, feature writing.

Inspiration Acupuncture

Contact: Dee Holbourne MBAcC Lic Ac BSc (hons)

Business: Health and wellbeing

Address: Axbridge Medical Practice, Houlgate Way, Axbridge, BS26 2BJ


Telephone: 07977 993388


Notes: Dee Holbourne is your local, fully qualified traditional acupuncturist – a safe and effective treatment for a wide variety of conditions.  Please contact me for a free 15 minute telephone consultation to see how

Kikenni Consulting

Contact: Matthew Owen

Business: Kikenni Consulting Ltd

Telephone: 07583 428561



Notes: Kikenni Consulting is a family-run international development consultancy, specialising in bio-energy development in Africa and Asia. Kikenni was founded by Matthew Owen, who has worked in more than 20 countries on the design and evaluation of international development programmes and the formulation of energy sector strategies and policies, in addition to impact studies, organisational reviews and technical training. The company works on both long- and short-term contracts for donor governments, multilateral agencies and non-governmental organisations, drawing on the skills of associates from Europe and Africa where necessary to meet the technical demands of particular assignments.

(The) Lamb Inn

Contact: Simon Hope (Financial Director)

Address: The Square, Axbridge BS26 2AP


Telephone: 01934 732253




Notes: Old fashioned coaching inn dating from 1480, with the expected smattering of traditional beams, fireplaces, and traditional accoutrements. The Lamb is the focal point of the town, situated in the heart of the square, and opposite the famous King John’s Hunting Lodge.

(The) Modern Carpenter

Contact: Bash (Sebastian Lloyd)

Address: The Lion House, High Street, Axbridge


Telephone: 07812 218424


Notes: Bespoke work is the beating heart of The Modern Carpenter. Constantly finding elegant designs to solve furniture conundrums – just so long as those conundrums are something along the lines of “How much plywood can I fit into this bit of the room?”. It’s ok, I’ve got your back on that.

Moorland Farm

Contact: Liz and Peter Scott

Address: Moorland Farm, Moorland Street, Axbridge


Telephone: 01934 733341

Website: TBC

Notes: Aberdeen Angus beef herd.

NuGents Barbers

Contact: Tom Nugent

Address: Leighton House, St Mary’s St, Axbridge BS26 2BN


Telephone: 07808 807820


Notes: Gentleman’s barber.

(The) Oak House Hotel and Restaurant

Contact: Marina Zablocka (manager)

Address: The Square, Axbridge


Telephone:  01934 732 444


Notes: Here at the Oakhouse our guest focused team strive to make your stay with us one to remember, from our beautiful individually appointed rooms to our excellent restaurant. Whether dining a’la carte in our restaurant or grazing through our tapas plates with a bottle of wine or a delicious afternoon tea in the square whilst soaking up the afternoon sun you will be sure to find something to suit your palate.

(The) Parsonage

Contact: Pat Filer

Address: The Parsonage, Parsonage Lane, Cheddar Road, Axbridge,


Telephone: 00


Notes: We offer Bed and Breakfast accommodation in three exceptionally well-appointed en-suite bedrooms, with double or twin beds and television with remote control. The large three-storey house is very tastefully decorated in a Victorian style, with each bedroom having its own individual character. Guests dine in our beautiful dining room, and are free to make use of the music room, with its baby grand piano or to stroll the extensive grounds.

Ripley Antiques and Bistro

Contact: Louise Jane Cooling

Address: The Square, Axbridge


Telephone: 01934 732641


Social Media: Instagram, Twitter and Facebook as Ripley Antiques and Bistro – and auctions.

Notes: Antiques, Furniture, Ceramics, Collectables, Antique Books, Gifts, Glass, Pottery, Musical Instruments. We buy and sell, we offer a friendly and reliable removal, house clearance and probate service. With a sprinkle of local History – we will provide you with a pleasant space to peruse unique items of quality with oodles of character, hospitality and nostalgia. Plus regular auctions held locally. Jules is the chef behind the bistro nights – look out for the next one!

(The) Roxy Cinema

Contact: Gemma Trickey

Address: 1 High Street, Axbridge, somerset
BS26 2AF


Telephone: 07725 051523


Notes: The Roxy is one of the smallest cinemas in England. It is a non-profit community venue in Axbridge, Somerset, and was created for fun by local volunteers in 2007, and developed over the next few years into the facility we have today.

Rosie McDonald Proofreading

Contact: Rosie Mc Donald

Telephone: 07415 331245



Notes: Proofreader for publishers of books and magazines, and for businesses proofreading their websites, marketing literature and catalogues

Sara R Appleton Marketing

Contact: Sara Appleton

Address: 19 Old Church Road, Axbridge BS26 2BE


Telephone: 07769 678961


Notes: Providing marketing advice for small to medium sized businesses. Specialising in communications, I can provide guidance, creation and management of your client communications – including social media, blogs, email marketing and website. Flexible marketing resource to make your business stand out.

Sara B Beauty

Contact: Sara Byrne

Telephone: 07771 990868



Social Media: Facebook/MobileBeauty/TherapySomerset and Valley Life

Notes: Beauty is my passion. Being fully qualified I have successfully built up my mobile Beauty business over the last twelve years mainly through clients recommendations. I have regular clients every month who enjoy the wide variety of Beauty treatments I offer in the comfort of their own home. These treatments include Shellac, Manicures & Pedicures, Eyebrow Shaping and a full range of Waxing options. I also bring with me a bed for Full Body Massage, Half Body Massage and Indian Head Massage. If like my regular clients you would like a beauty experience in the comfort of your own home I would love to meet you. Please feel free to call me on ………… to discuss any particular treatments you may be interested in. Pamper parties and Girls Nights in are my specialty!

Silver Moor Business Consulting LLP

Contact: John Baker

Business: Silver Moor Business Consulting LLP

Telephone: 07551 124383



Notes: We are a small risk management consultancy practice based in Winscombe. We specialise in dealing with business risk arising from the actions of its people. We model risks, design and improve management systems, investigate business accidents or incidents and deliver training to develop competence.

(The) Stables Business Park

Contact: Tom Daley

Address: Rooksbridge, Somerset BS26 2TT


Telephone: 07968 910761


Notes: Nestling in the quiet open countryside of Somerset ‘The Stables’ is situated along a small country lane in Rooks Bridge, just off the main A38 and approximately two miles from Junction 22 of the M5 motorway. It is also within ten minutes’ drive of the main Plymouth to Paddington Rail Link and Bristol International Airport, with a 75/100mbps BT fibre optic leased line to all units.

Tony Watts OBE

Contact: Tony Watts

Address: 7 Harvest Rise, Moorland Street, Axbridge, Somerset BS26 2FH UK


Telephone: 07738 167788


Notes: Writer, communicator on later life, property and business.

Interested parties

Compton House

Country House Hotel

Di Litten

Riverside Business Club, Cheddar

James Heappey MP

Contact: Sheridan Robins

Address: 10 Broad Street, Wells, BA5 2DN |


Telephone: 07860 602773


Notes: the Conservative MP for the Wells Constituency

Sally Campbell

Sales, marketing, admin and events management. LinkedIn.

Tessa Munt

Liberal Democrat politician

Telephone: 01934 440639 & 07714 599669



Notes: Offering help, support and advice to residents and businesspeople of Axbridge and the surrounding villages

Sore Thumb

Graphic design

Contact: Sarah Watson


Mobile: 07973 542940

Graphic Design and Advertising. Encompassing logo design, marketing materials, information graphics, packaging design particularly food, advertising campaigns, exhibition graphics and most forms of colouring in! 

W C Maunders

Builders Merchant & D.I.Y Supplies


The Labour Party in Somerset

Secretary Brian Smedley

Mary Stanley House, 10 Castle Street, Bridgwater, Somerset TA63DB
Great Britain 07772402671