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Platinum Sponsors

We provide expert advice to both private and commercial clients about a wide range of legal issues, with each solicitor and legal advisor having their own specialist knowledge.

Morris and Perry are a staunchly independent family owned company located in the middle of the Mendips, competing in an industry dominated by large multi national quarry producers.

Our customers come first and we believe that they are best served by being able to talk directly to the people who know and run the business. If we can’t help with an enquiry we probably know who can and we’re not afraid to say so.

Founded in 1851 by Cornishman Walter Hicks, today St Austell Brewery remains 100% independent and family owned. St Austell Brewery operates a growing and diverse business.
There’s more to St Austell Brewery than just our award-winning beers. There’s also our Pub Estate spanning the West Country, Free Trade Sales, National and International Trade and Training to consider.
Behind all this is a team of over 1,000 full and part time employees plus thousands more partners and customers.

Sam Chivers Estate Agents is an independent estate agency business based in the North East Somerset town of Midsomer Norton which is just 10 miles south of Bath and 15 miles south of Bristol.

We sell & let Residential Property, sell and let commercial property and land of all types across North East Somerset but concentrate mainly on property located in the postcode areas of BA2, BA3 and BS39, we are property experts in these regions.

What makes Sam Chivers Estate Agency different is the way we do things…..


Archers Marquees is a marquee hire company and events specialist in the South West of England, covering Bristol, Bath, Somerset, Wiltshire and parts of Gloucesterhsire and Dorset. Archers Marquees provides distinctive and high quality events with a personal touch.

At Bath Cast Stone we manufacture a comprehensive range of Cast Stone which gives a designer, specifier or builder a wide choice of textures, colours, shapes and sizes.

Our aim to to help individual expression of style and creativity with quality in mind.

Specialists in quality not quantity.

We have been trading for over 40 years, 80% of vehicles we sale are to previous customers, We are able to provide top quality vehicles to you with peace of mind.

We pride ourselves on customer service; all our cars are personally selected where quality is our main priority.

Offering comprehensive in-house design, manufacture and installation services; Bridges Electrical Engineers Ltd., is a trusted high performance and multi-disciplined MEICA engineering technology company with an established and long-term client base.

As a family run business with a 100 year heritage, we have seen many significant developments that have helped make us one of the UK’s leading gate and fencing manufacturers. Charltons Timberstore supply the general public and local trade with a wide timber range of gate, fencing and landscape products. All the timber we use is purchased on a sustainable basis and we are certified by the PEFC. Where finished timber products are brought in from external suppliers we endeavour to ensure that our suppliers also ensure the timber they use is from sustainable sources.

Established in 1981, C&R Fencing Ltd is a well-known fencing company based in Bristol. We supply and install fencing and gates. Our experience in the fencing industry has enabled us to successfully carry out numerous projects for commercial industrial and residential customers.

Established in 1990 Darren Wilkins Electrical Contractors Ltd is a professional, proactive and customer focused business. Based in Radstock near Bath and Bristol the business has grown into one of the area’s leading electrical contractors. We have a dedicated team of qualified electricians and apprentices backed up by team of technical and administration staff.

Here at Dave Fowlers Garage Ltd we have been supplying and maintaining cars since 1988. We have built our reputation on an honest and courteous service that exceeds customer expectations, whilst offering outstanding value for money. Our attention to detail has been paramount to the success of Dave Fowlers Garage Ltd and many of our customers return to us year after year.

EJ McGrath Construction has expanded over the past 13 years and we are continually developing. All projects are personally overseen by Eamonn McGrath, who has over 30 years experience in the construction industry. We use established and adaptive project management techniques and have a robust back office team to ensure we are always providing top quality service as well as results.

For kitchen fitters in Midsomer Norton, make Firenza Kitchens & Bathrooms Ltd your first choice. From kitchens and kitchen appliances through to bathrooms and bedrooms, we do it all. Our experienced and fully trained fitters will be able to transform your space affordably and deliver impressive results. No matter the scale or the complexity of the project, we will provide comprehensive solutions and meet all your bespoke needs.

Ford Fuels started life as G H Ford & Sons which began with George Ford borrowing £25 before the Second World War. George invested in a horse and cart, delivering milk & coal to homes in the local area south of Bath.

By the end of the 1960’s, sons Jack and Alan were bringing coal to the west from Wales and the Midlands in 12 bulk tipper trucks. They were also starting to see an opportunity for Ford in oil.

Now the next generation, Adrian, Michael & Richard Ford, are the directors of the large-scale heating oil, servicing and lubricant distribution company we are today.

Installations for commercial & industrial situations, new build, repairs and refurbishments; we are able to provide a wide range of fencing and gates for schools, and business. • Railings • Mesh & Wire fencing • Steel palisade • Gate automation • Acoustic fencing • Timber close board and panels • Sports Courts • MUGAS (multi-use games areas) • Parks • Cycle paths • Hoarding

Come and relax in our comfortable and homely café. We serve delicious homemade food and great coffee using local produce wherever possible. We change our menu regularly depending on what is inspiring us and what is seasonal.

We have a location like no other. Set in the grounds of early 17th century Manor Farm the café garden overlooks St John’s church. If you don’t fancy coming to us by car, you can cycle or take a walk on the many public footpaths that surround us. Or if you’re short of time all of our food is available to take out.

We are different to other accountants
We work much more closely with our clients than traditional accountants. We are selective in the clients that we act for, as we want to enjoy our business relationships. We want to get to know our clients businesses inside out, enabling us to easily identify problems and spot opportunities. We want to help improve profits and encourage growth.

We’re proud to offer services that are tailored to your exact requirements, with a focus on high quality workmanship and value for money as standard. Each member of our qualified team has a wealth of experience when it comes to finding solutions for your business and we provide repairs, maintenance and installation across a range of areas, including air conditioning, refrigeration, electrical, ventilation and renewables. We’ve built an excellent reputation among our customers for providing the highest quality customer service and attention to detail, so give us a call today to see for yourself.

Fast, reliable car repairs, MOTs and Servicing in Chilcompton, Radstock and Shepton Mallet

We are a family run business for the last 24 years, specialising in servicing, MOTs and repairs for all makes of motor vehicle. We offer a collection and delivery service to our customers in the local area or a courtesy car if you prefer (courtesy car must be pre-booked). We are happy to quote for any repairs you may require and will always contact you with a quote for any extra work that may be required.

We have our own state of the art MOT bay and workshop at our garage in Chilcompton, (close to Radstock, Paulton, Shepton Mallet and Wells) to carry out car servicing and any repairs, big or small.

Lazy Days are a garden landscape company based in Midsomer Norton and serve the surrounding area. We have been creating and building gardens all over the Southwest and locally for the past 25 years.

Mannings Harlequin was formed in 2012 from the merging of two reputable and experienced decorating companies: EJ Mannings and Harlequin Decorators.  In 2013, we won an NHBC Pride In The Job award for our work with Persimmon Homes which is an indication of the high standard of our work.

We are one of the biggest painting contractors in the South West, and have over fifty years of combined experience in managing decoration projects of all types.  Our painters and decorators have worked in Bristol, Bath and Swindon for many well known companies and organisations.

We run a fleet of vans and usually have between 60 and 120 decorators working on projects at any given time covering Bristol, Swindon and Bath.

Founded - We were founded in 2003 to cover the Radstock area but have since grown to 6 branches throughout Bristol, Bath, Essex, Wales, Exeter and the West Midlands.

Independent - We are an independently owned agency, this allows us to set our own pricing structure and apply our own brand of recruitment expertise to the customers we supply.

Michael Gould Property is a leading independent North Somerset Estate Agent with an office in the bustling town of Midsomer Norton. With over 45 years’ experience as a professional agent with an in depth understanding and appreciation of the local market, we have established an excellent, unrivalled reputation offering a personal approach to valuing, selling and letting properties on the southern side of the beautiful Georgian City of Bath and the surrounding towns and villages at the foot of the Mendip Hills. Our specialist local knowledge and traditional customer care, combined with fully trained, enthusiastic staff allow us to offer you a service (which we like to believe) is second to none!

EST 1913..Celebrated 100 yrs in 2013.
G. Mitchard and Sons is a high quality family Butchers.
All Meat sourced locally.
Over the years the business has remained in the Mitchard family and is now being run by Brian, Barbara ,Chris and Sarah Mitchard.
We have won numerous awards for our sausages ,pies, bacon and burgers.
In 1993 and 2013 we were invited to the prestigious Butchers Hall in London to
receive awards for continued excellence.
In 2013 Chris was awarded best product in the south west for home cured gammon and went on to attend national awards.
From 1999-2005 our Pork Pies won best pie in the southwest...this pork pie competition was stopped in 2006.
All of our products and cuts are produced on our premises...Bacon, hams, pies ,sausages, faggots.
We would like to thank all our Customers and look forward to meeting new faces.

Our family business was founded in 1978, and is about to enter our 3rd generation. Service has always been our first priority in an industry where keeping people moving is paramount. Whether an individual customer is refurbishing a classic motorcycle to a corporation with an urgent breakdown, we aim to provide the same quality service.

The knowledge we have accumulated ensures that all customers are provided with quality products at competitive prices.

We have a dedicated team who only deals with matters such as life assurance, pensions, investments and mortgages. We are directly authorised with the Financial Conduct Authority which allows you to access these services inhouse.

By offering these products to our clients as part of our overall service, we can more accurately match our client’s exact needs and tailor our recommendations to fit in with taxation and personal wealth planning already undertaken. This ensures there is a consistent theme to financial planning and ensures there is no conflicts with another professional adviser.

Dine-in or Takeaway

Phone: 01761 411436
Westfield Industrial Estate, Unit 2 Second Ave, Midsomer Norton, Radstock BA3 4BH

Monday 7:30am–1:15pm
Tuesday 7:30am–1:15pm
Wednesday 7:30am–1:15pm
Thursday 7:30am–1:15pm
Friday 6:30am–1:15pm
Saturday 7:00am–12:15pm
Sunday 9:00am–12:15pm

PrimeTools is a well established tool distributor providing a single source supply service for virtually anything used in the Automotive, Aerospace, Engineering & Utility industries.

With over 35 years of providing a first class supply service on a local and more traditional basis, in 1998 we extended our services nationally and now worldwide. With all products supplied to us direct from the manufacturers we are able to offer the best competitive prices online.

J Reynolds (Western) Ltd is a long-standing FMB member.

Building contractor and property maintenance services covering the local area from our base in Stratton-on-the-Fosse.

Est. since 1969 we are the leading window and door manufacturer in the Chew Valley area, near Bristol.

SDS Garage Doors

From Our Initial Consultation To The Final Touches, We Work To The Highest Standards.

We supply and install a wide range of garage doors in Radstock, Wells, Bristol, Bath, Frome, Corsham and more.

Based at Westfield Trading Estate and founded in 1998 by Robert Ford, Sign Efex now employ a number of staff and can boast having over 60 years of combined experience in all aspects of sign production including design, manufacture and installation.

Established in 1993 by Adam Thompson and Stephen Branch, Taylor Plant Ltd is a respected independent Company solely managed by the two Directors.

We pride ourselves in maintaining a personal level of service and commitment in today’s market whilst acquiring most of our work through recommendation, endorsed by our clients returning to us time and time again.

Taylor Plant Ltd is ideally situated south of Bristol Airport to serve the South and South West, the Midlands and South Wales.

Techniglaze was founded in 1984 as a glazing installation company. Two years later we opened our factory and started manufacturing our own products. Over the following three decades, we have continued to grow and develop, embracing changes in the industry. Due to sustained growth across the business, we moved to new larger premises in April 2015. Since then, we have opened an additional stores warehouse and continue to grow our workforce, employing industry experts and trainees across all company departments.

At Techniglaze, we pride ourselves on our extensive product range and outstanding customer care. We install all types of aluminium and uPVC windows, doors, extensions, and curtain walling; always to our own exacting standards. We provide all our customers with free no obligation quotes and offer genuine advice on the best product for your specific requirements.


Thatchers cider has been made on Myrtle Farm since 1904.

Four generations dedicated to our craft.

With a fifth generation waiting in the wings.

There’s been a lot of change over the years.

But one thing remains constant: cider making is our pride and joy.

We offer a comprehensive financial planning service for all your investment and protection needs:

- Pension Planning
- Life Assurance
- Income Protection
- Investments/Regular Savings
- Mortgages

We are an independent third party accredited company underpinned by 30+ years of working in the Fire Service. Serving as a one-stop shop for all your fire and safety risk management requirements.

Give yourself peace of mind as a business owner or landlord by calling on the services of Wyvern Risk Management to ensure complete fire safety compliance, saving you precious time and potentially high future costs.

We also specialise in providing bespoke Fire Safety courses that can be designed to suit your requirements.

Courses can be delivered online or onsite, depending on your preference.

If you require fire safety advice, help with fire risk assessments or fire safety training in Bristol, Bath and the South West, get in touch for a free consultation.



Embracing living my life authentically, no longer seeking validation or permission...

Things I love in no particular order!

Being with Loved Ones
Being a Mother and Grandmother
Being in Nature
Reading a Good Book
A Relaxed Wardrobe With Plenty of Sports Gear
A Glass of Red Wine with Cheese and Crackers
Music Sweet Music