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A Ray of Hope

Counselling Practice

Post Graduate

Parenting  Programme Trainer 

Diploma in Counselling and Psychotherapy

Post Qualification Cetificate in Counselling Children
    and Adolescents

Certificate in Education QTS
Certificate in Mentoring
Certificate in Transactional Analysis (101)
Certificate in Education

Contact: Teresa Hope MBACP, IAP, CCYP

Tel: 07873 224430



 Ray of Hope


Alexander Technique Teacher

The Alexander Technique provides people with the opportunity of changing the way they react to the stimulus of everyday life and in so doing they begin to change.

This can lead to a greater freedom in all aspects of living.


Opening Times: I am available for private lessons in Wedmore on Friday and  Saturday AM

Address: Bridgewood, The Borough, Wedmore, Somerset, UK


Tel: 01934 713357 

Alan Philps - Alexander Technique Teacher

Tel: 01934 713357

Mobile: 07807571246



 Alan Phelps Alexander Technique


Borough Beauty Studio

 Beauty Salon

Offering beauty therapy treatments, including facial waxing, 

manicures, pedicures, nail extensions, electrolysis and aromatherapy.



See website for full details.

Opening Times:

     Closed on Monday

     Tuesday     - 9 am - 5 pm

     Wednesday - 9 am - 6 pm

      Thursday   - 9 am - 6 pm

      Friday        - 9 am - 5 pm

      Saturday    - by arrangement


Address: Borough Mall,
               7 Borough Mall,
               Wedmore Somerset, BS28 4EB

Contact: Barbara Francois

Tel:         01934 712 010



Borough Beauty Studio


Full Circle Health

I am a Level 3 qualified personal trainer. I have a medical background and am currently a practising GP working in Somerset.


I offer one to one personal training, small group training and wedding packages for the bride or groom to-be. Sessions can take place at your home, outside, or at a private studio. 

From the 30th March 2016, I will be running circuits and cardio HIIT (high intensity interval training) classes on Wednesday evenings at Biddisham village hall. 

From May 2016 I will also offer pre and post natal fitness classes and personal training. 

Contact: Isabel Juttner 


Address: Badgworth, Axbridge, Somerset


Telephone: 07841 657468










Independent Cambridge Weight Plan Consultant


For those who would like help with slimming, 

flexible appointments available for clients in the Wedmore Parish area and BS26 post code area:


  - one-to-one support throughout the diet

  - home & mobile service provided

Opening Times: 
Monday- Friday daytime appointments
     between 9.15am and 3pm

     Monday, Tues, Wed & Friday
     appointments after 8.15 pm    

      Sue O'Brien - Local Independent
      Cambridge Weight Plan Consultant        

Mobile: 0774 930 2652



Other Information:

 Independent Cambridge Weight Plan


Karen Larsen MCSP, BSc Hons Physiotherapy

Wedmore Physiotherapy

Treatment of :

Back pain
Sports injuries
Joint  problems and arthritis
Orthopaedic rehabilitation
Work station assessment

Recognised by insurance companies
 and with the Health & Care Professions Council

Home visits available

Contact: Karen Larsen

Address: The Surgery, St Medard Road, Wedmore, BS2 4AY



Mobile: 0751 553 2808

 Karen Larsen Physiotherapy


Lloyds Pharmacy

Prescriptions collected and dispensed Pharmaceutical advice and medicines available.

Photographic service and dry-cleaning agency.

Opening Times:
Mon to Fri 9am-6pm
Sat 9am-1pm 

Address: 1 Church Street, Wedmore, Somerset BS28 4AB 

Tel: 01934 712266




Orchard Health & Nutrition

Offers you:

A Personalised and Discreet Service to enable you to safely achieve and maintain your Weight Target

Free Consultation

Opening Times:
Mon to Fri 9am-5pm

Contact: John Briggs - Consultant

Tel: 01934 712433


Contact: Gillian Briggs - Consultant

Tel: 01934 712433




 Orchad Health




A dynamic, progressive programme of selected Pilates And Yoga postures*
These are some of the benefit you may expect :-
1 Whole body workout based on compound joint movements
2 Increase in mobility, stability, and endurance
3 Improvement in core stability
4 Toned, stronger muscles
5 Healthier back*
6 Cardio Respiratory benefits
7 Encouraged towards better nutrition & mindsets
8 Feel good factor/endorphins
9 Progression in technique & performance
10 A healthier happier you
* Postures selected to conform to Dr Stuart Mcgill's recommendations to protect the back


When:     Every Wednesday 10.30 to 11:30 AM

              NO NEED TO BOOK

       Just £5 - Pay when you attend, not when you don't


Address: Wedmore Village Hall


Contact: John Beasley

Tel:       01749 672482  


For further information see below 





Polly Hall - Reflexology

Polly has been qualified as a reflexologist since 2000, her initial training was at the Morrell School of Reflexology in Cardiff.

She later went to work for the Association of Reflexologists and was fortunate enough to learn from experts in the field.

Treatments offered include Reflexology; Thai Foot Massage and Metamorphic Technique


Opening Times:
Fridays at Wedmore Chiropody Surgery

Address: Wedmore Chiropody Surgery

Contact: Polly Hall

Mobile: 0781144721



 Polly Reflex


Reflex First Aid Training Ltd


Providers of fully regulated, accredited Ofqual and FAA (First Aid Awards) first aid courses, delivered by fully qualified, very experienced first aid trainers and assessors throughout the UK


Workplace and public training courses available

QCF Level 3 First Aid at Work (3 days)
QCF Level 3 First Aid Requalification First Aid at Work (2 days)
QCF Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work (6 hrs)
Emergency Life Support
First Aid for School Staff
First Aid for School Pupils
First Aid for Parents
First Aid for Therapists
Canine First Aid
All our courses include defibrillation awareness on our training defibrillator.


Other Information: 

For full information and and all courses dates and costs,  see web links provided.


Opening Hours:
Office opening: Monday to Saturday 9am - 6pm
Evening and weekend courses also available.

Tel: 01934 710535

Mobile: 07818208916


Web Information:



Web Course Dates:

       For Reflex's actual course dates click here


Reflex First Aid







Tai Chi for Health & Vitality


Tai Chi for Health & Vitality

Exercise class for any age or ability
Everyone in the community welcome to a friendly social fitness and wellbeing class

Practice slow and graceful movement to re energise through meditative movement

When:     Every Wednesday 12:15 - 1:15 PM

              NO NEED TO BOOK

       Just £5 - Pay when you attend, not when you don't


Address: Wedmore Village Hall


Contact: John Beasley

Tel:       01749 672482  


For further information see below 





The Golden Healing Room

Learn how to heal & to receive healing from an experienced practitioner, working with the powerful energy of the Golden Healing Room. Learn to meditate & visualize creatively, so that you can take responsibility for your own well-being.

Even someone with no previous experience can learn to do these things, often with ease. We all have natural healing ability, which just needs bringing to the fore.

Private Appointments, Evening Group Sessions, Two Day Workshops.

Address: Nut Tree Farm, Stoughton Cross, Wedmore, BS28 4QP

Contact: Melvyn Firmager - Healer

Tel: 01934 712404

Tel: Local Rate: 0845 166 8406



Skype: melvynfirmager

 Hels healer


The Pilates Garage

One of Somerset's only dedicated Pilates Studios,
launching on 7th January 2014.  

Oak engineered underheated flooring, specialist lighting in a state-of-the-art studio in Stone Allerton.  


Small group lessons and on-on-one sessions available on both the mat and the Reformer.

For more information see any of the next section.


Address: Stone Allerton

Contact: Jackie Cunningham - Owner

Tel:         01934 710516

Mobile:   07511 568985




The Pilates Garage 


Yoga - with Anna 

Yoga with Anna

Hatha yoga class suitable for beginners/ general level

Thursdays 2.10 - 3.10pm

            at Blackford Village Hall,

           cost £6 prebooked/ £8 drop in


Address: Blackford Village Hall

Contact:  Anna


Mobile:   07587 703 883





Yoga Somerset

Yoga Somerset

Starting on Thursday 18th May, traditional hatha yoga classes held weekly from 3 - 4.15 pm, cost £8 per class, taught by Julia Wheatley – a British Wheel of Yoga trained teacher who has been teaching since 1989.


These will be mixed ability classes, suitable for beginner and intermediate level students. Julia has experience of teaching yoga to prisoners on a drug rehabilitation programme, visually impaired people, and to school students at risk of exclusion. As well as being a member of the British Wheel of Yoga she is also a member of the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPS).

A typical yoga class will begin with a short relaxation incorporating a breathing practice, followed by warm up exercises, a variety of postures (asanas), and a final relaxation. Meditation and Mindfulness techniques may also be included.


Please bring a mat +/or blanket, and wear loose, comfortable clothing.


Venue:             Wedmore Village Hall

                       also privately arranged sessions

Contact:           Julia Wheatley     

Mobile:             07941 550617



                        (can contact via website also) 


(also see our Calendar which will state the days/times Julia will be at the Wedmore Village Hall)