BRIGHTLINGSEA
BUSINESS DIRECTORY
LOCAL SERVICES - INFORMATION
& STREET MAP
BRIGHTLINGSEA BUSINESS ASSOCIATION
C/o 5 Manor Parade
Brightlingsea
Colchester
Essex
CO7 0UD
Tel: 01206 303049
Fax: 01206 306090
E-mail info@bbassoc.co.uk
www.bbassoc.co.uk
WELCOME
Welcome to the 2009 and first edition of the Brightlingsea Business Directory.
We hope that you will find it an informative, enjoyable and handy reference guide
for local businesses, organisations and contacts.
With its town centre offering a diverse array of independent shops, Banks and
historic buildings Brightlingsea is a fine example of an Essex Market Town.
With much to offer residents and visitors alike, take time to look through this
publication, discover and try and use your local traders who are at the heart of
the community and help make the town such a pleasant place to live and work.
If you have any comments, suggestions or would like to contribute to the next
edition of the Brightlingsea Business Directory please email Des Rowson,
info@bbassoc.co.uk or write to the
Brightlingsea Business Association
c/o 5 Manor Parade,
Brightlingsea, Colchester,
Essex, CO7 0UD
Thanks go to all those who contributed to this edition.
Please keep by the phone for future reference !
SHOP LOCALLY
DISCLAIMER
All efforts have been made to ensure that all entries in this
Directory are accurate. However in the event that there has been
An error or omission Brightlingsea Business Association can
accept no liability for any loss or damage of whatever nature
which may arise as a result of any such error or omission. All
Content within this publication is the copyright of Brightlingsea
Business Association and may not be reproduced in any way
Whatsoever without written permission
COUNCILS - DISTRICT
Tendring District Council
01255 686868
COUNCILS - TOWN
Brightlingsea Town Council
01206 303535
DOCTORS SURGERIES
Colne Medical Centre
01206 302522
HOSPITAL
Colchester General
01206 747474
LIBRARIES
Brightlingsea Library
01206 302399
POLICE
Brightlingsea Police Station
0300 333 4444
POST OFFICE
Spar Grocery Store
01206 302600
SCHOOLS
Brightlingsea Infants School
01206 302719
Head: Julia Hunt
Brightlingsea Junior School
01206 303618
Head: Mrs C Claydon
Colne Community School
01206 303511
Head: Mr Nardeep Sharma
CHURCHES
All Saints C of E 01206 302378
St James C of E 01206 302378
New Church 01206 302932
St Sabinas RC 01206 302485
Baptist Church 01206 302086
United Church 01206 302170
Spiritualist 01206 303461
Salvation Army 01206 306395
EMERGENCIES
POLICE 999
ELECTRICITY 0800 7838838
GAS 0800 111999
WATER 0845 714145
FLOODLINE 0845 9881188
BUSINESSES
ANTIQUES & COLLECTABLES
Cellar Clocks & Antiques Ltd
22E Victoria Place CO7 0BX
Email:
enquiries@cellarclockandantiques.co.uk
www.cellarclockandantiques.co.uk
01206 307307
ARCHITECTS & SURVEYORS
Tim Snow Architects
9a High Street CO7 0AE
01206 308300 Fax; 01206 308830
info@timsnowarchitects.co.uk
AUTOFACTORS
SQS Autofactors Ltd
5b/5c Morses Lane Ind Est CO7 0SF
Email: sqs27@freenetname.co.uk
01206 308147 Fax: 01206 305812
BAKERS
Brightlingsea Bakery
4 High Street CO7 0AE
01206 302488
BARBER SHOPS
Daves Barbershop
6 Victoria Place CO7 0BX
01206 304880
BEAUTY SALONS & THERAPY
The Treatment Room
1c Queen Street CO7 0PH
01206 307104
BED & BREAKFAST
Brightlingsea Motel
1 High Street CO7 0AE
01206 306611
Email: info@brightlingseamotel.co.uk
www.brightlingseamotel.co.uk
Hurst Green Bed & Breakfast
1 Hurst Green CO7 0HG
01206 308819 Fax: 01206 308819
Email: hurstgreenbandb@aol.com
www.hurstgreenbedandbreakfast.co.uk
BOARDING KENNELS &CATTERIES
Brightlingsea Boarding Kennels & Cattery
Colthouse, Folkards Lane CO7 0SP
01206 303220 Fax: 01206 306570
BUILDING SERVICES
David John Ward
Builder-Plumber-Decorator – General
Property Maintenance
11 Richard Avenue CO7 0LP
01206 303187 Fax 01206 303187 Mobile
07800 764738
Email:
davidjune@giznofang.freeserve.co.uk
BUTCHERS
Stobbs Butchers
59 High Street CO7 0AQ
01206 302939
CAFES
Bateman Tower Café
Promenade Way CO7 0HH
07807 208464
Coach House Coffee Shop
Waterside CO7 0AX
01206 304200 Fax 01206 540661
Email: alex@bagenal.co.uk
Mooch @ no.9
9 Osborne Court, Victoria Place C07 0EB
01206 305565
Email: mike@mooch-no9.co.uk
CAMPING & TOURING PARKS
Lakeside Caravan & Camping Park
Promenade Way CO7 0HJ
01206 303421
CANINE BEHAVIOUR SPECIALISTS
Andrew Blake Canine Behaviour Specialist
2 Cherrywoods, Great Bentley CO7 8QF
01206 250057
Email:
Andrew@caninebehaviourspecialist,co.uk
www.caninebehaviourspecialist,co.uk
CARDS,GIFTS & STATIONERY
Spirals
46 Victoria Place CO7 0AB
01206 303012 Fax: 01206 304036
Email:sales@spiralsbrightlingsea.co.uk
CARPETS & FLOORING
Carpets, Vinyls,Tiles, Kaendean supplied &
fitted
R G Prentice Ltd
4/5 Victoria Place CO7 0BX
01206 302527
Email: floors@prentice.carpets.com
www.prenticecarpets.co.uk
CHIMNEY SWEEP SERVICES
Brightlingsea Chimney Sweep Services
Open fires,Woodburners,AGA &
Rayburnflues, Inglenooks, Bird guards &
Cowls fitted, CCTV inspections, weeding
attended
66 Seaview Road CO7 0PR
07722 557479
CLOTHING/FASHION RETAILERS
Toggs
22 High Street CO7 0AG
01206 306303
COMPLIMENTARY HEALTH SHOPS &
CLINICS
Natural Remedies
Natural Therapies, Remedies, Cosmetics,
Toiletries, Nutrition, Essential Oils and
more..
7 Osbornes Court, Victoria Place CO7 0EB
01206 306211
Email: clinic@cazwest.co.uk
www.natural-remedies.co.uk
COUNSELLING/COACHING
PSYCHOTHERAPY
Clare Walker
2 Mill Street CO7 0EJ
01206 303345
DENTAL SURGERIES
Colne View Dental Surgery
53 Ladysmith Avenue CO7 0JD
01206 302307
Email: pierslambert@keme.co.uk
www.colnedental.co.uk
Manor Parade Dental & Cosmetic Clinic
6 Manor Parade, Park Drive CO7 0UD
01206 305080
DIGITAL AERIAL & SATELLITE
INSTALLERS
Aerial Electronics
13 Elm Drive CO7 0LA
01206 302654 Mobile 07885 191530
Email: terryscott2@tiscali.co.uk
DRIVING SCHOOLS
Just Richard Driver Training
Learners (Manual, Automatic, Disabled)
Trailers/Caravans, LGV
13 Fordwich Road CO7 0RE
07870 552793
Email: tttraining@fsmail.net
www.trailertraining.org.uk
SMJ’s Driving School
19 Whitegate Road CO7 0EU
01206 304345
Email: steve.jagger@btinternet.com
ELECTRICIANS
Livewire Electrical Essex
26 Campernell Close CO7 0TA
01206 306322 Mobile 07789 722705
www.livewireessex.co.uk
FINANCIAL ADVISORS
Richard Horsnell
Foremost Financial Management
07500 069647
FISH & CHIP SHOPS/RESTAURANTS
Scooby Snax
Finalist Fish & Chip shop of the year 2008/9
3 Church Road CO7 0JE
01206 306542
Email:andreajmcc@aol.com
www.scoobysnax.co.uk
The Waterside Fish & Chip Restaurant/Take
Away
Breakfasts from 9am
59 Waterside CO7 0AX
01206 302710
Winkies Fish & Chip Restaurant and
Takeaway
7-9 New Street CO7 0BZ
01206 304208
FISHMONGERS
Colin Wood Fishmonger
45 High Street CO7 0AQ
01206 302215
FLORISTS
Sea Green Florist
2a High Street CO7 0AE
01206 306489
Twiggys Florists
9 High Street CO7 0AE
01206 304033
FOOT CLINIC PRACTITIONERS
Trish Parker Foot Clinic
(Corns,Verrucas,Infections,Nail Disorders &
Consultation)
66 Seaview Road CO7 0PR
01206 307 884
FUNERAL DIRECTORS
John J Smith Funeral Services
1a Tower Street CO7 0AL
01206 308400 Fax: 01206 578496
Email: hayley@johnjsmith.net
GREENGROCERS
Bumbles Greengrocers
24a High Street CO7 0AG
07914 496681
HEALTH & SAFETY, FIRST AID
TRAINING
IPW Assessments
Ian Wilkinson 07711 903958
info@ipwassessments.co.uk
www.ipwassessments.co.uk
INDEPENDENT MORTGAGE ADVISERS
Jon Charles Mortgages Ltd
Plough Road Centre, Great Bentley CO7
8LG
01206 252025 Fax: 0870 0601840
Email: John@joncharlesmortgages.com
INTERNET SERVICES, WEB HOSTING &
DESIGN
CAT Video Systems
14 Manor Parade, Park Drive CO7 0UD
01206 305018
JEWELLERS & WATCH REPAIRERS
Chapman Jewellers Limited
Sales, Repairs & Alterations (Workshop on
premises)
17 Victoria Place CO7 0BX
01206 305315
LIVE MUSIC ENTERTAINERS
Rhyth’m of The Night
5 Manor Parade, Park Drive CO7 0UD
Des: 07785 240280
Alan: 07788 410444
MEAT PRODUCERS AND RETAILERS
Primrose Pork
Outdoor reared Pork, quality meat products
from Farm Shop
Primrose Farm, Hall Road, Great Bromley
CO7 7TR
01206 303956 Mobile 07860 774729
Email: robertmossfreepigs@uwclub.net
www.primrosepork.co.uk
NEWSAGENTS & CONFECTIONERS
Brian House
61-63 High Street CO7 0AQ
01206 302031
OVERSEA PROPERTY AGENTS
Brightline Villas
14 Manor Parade, Park Drive CO7 0UD
01206 302812
Email: info@brightlinevillas.co.uk
www.brightlinevillas.co.uk
DLR Properties Overseas
5 Manor Parade, Park Drive
CO7 0UD
01206 303049
Email: info@dlr-properties.co.uk
www.dlr-properties.co.uk
PACKING & DISTRIBUTION SERVICES
Task Fulfilment Ltd
Fulfilment House, 23 Morses Lane
CO7 0SQ
01206 306306 Fax 01206 307146
Email: info@taskfulfilment.co.uk
www.taskfulfilment.co.uk
PICTURE FRAMING
Cutting Corners ( Carpenter Framing Ltd)
Bespoke Picture Framing & Quality Gifts
1 New Street CO7 0BZ
01206 304555
PLANT & MACHINERY HIRE
SFC Contracts. Hall Farm, Church Road
CO7 0RZ
01206 302765 Mobile 07774 213640 Fax
01206 305352 Email: mark@sfccontracts.
co.ukwww.sfc-contracts.co.uk
PLUMBING AND HEATING SERVICES
APW Plumbing Heating + Tiling
Pete the Plumber
2 Rose Cottages, Colchester Road
Alresford CO7 8DF
01206828246
07944 858380
C & T Plumbing & Electrical Ltd
Plumbing/Electrical/Solar Installation
11 High Street CO7 0AE
01206 304397
Email: c-whipps@btconnect.com
Michael Cole Plumbing
Plumbing & Heating, Bathroom Design &
Installation
17 St James Court CO7 0DF
07966 388458
Email: michaelcoleplumbing@hotmail.com
Cooper & Brome (Plumbing & Heating) Ltd
43 Colne Road CO7 0DU
01206 303832 Fax: 01206 305856
Email:
sandracooper@cooperandbromepandh.co.uk
Hazelton (Plumbing & Heating
3 Church Road, Alresford CO7 8AB
07983 427219
Email: Jamie.hazelton@yahoo.co.uk
PRINTERS & PRINTING SERVICES
R J Osborn Printers & Stationers
6a Morses Lane Ind Est CO7 0SF
01206 302209 Fax 01206 302991
Email: Osborn.print@btopenworld.com
PSYCHOTHERAPISTS
See Counselling
PUBLIC HOUSES
Cherry Tree
Public House/Restaurant
29 Church Road CO7 0JF
01206 302713
The Rosebud
Public House/Restaurant
Hurst Green CO7 0EH
01206 304571
QUANTITY SURVEYORS
Wills Surveyors Limited
P O Box 9919, Colchester CO7 0WP
Tel/Fax: 01206 304222 Mobile 07778
304689
Email: bob@wills-surveyors.co.uk
RESIDENTAL/REST HOMES
Stonvar Rest Home
Church Road CO7 0QT
01206 304007
ROOFING SERVICES
R N Edwards
7 The Woodlands CO7 0RY
01206 304390
SOLICITORS & CONVEYANCERS
John Fowler Solicitors
12 Victoria Place CO7 0BX
01206 302694
Pleass Thomson & Company
1 Ladysmith Avenue CO7 0JB
01206 307454
Email: solicitors@pleassthomson.co.uk
www.pleassthomson.co.uk
TRADE ASSOCIATIONS
Confederation of Roofing Contractors,
National Skip Hire & Recycling Association
Association House
22d Victoria Place CO7 0BX
01206 306600 Fax 01206 306200
Email: enquires@corc.co.uk
www.corc.co.uk
UPHOLSTERERS
T P Brundell Upholstery
36 Silcott Street CO7 0DS
01206 305635
WOOL & CRAFT SHOPS
Plain ‘N’ Purl
25 High Street CO7 0AG
CLUBS AND ORGANISATIONS
Army Cadet Force
Lt Peter Wade 01245244810
Arthritis Research Campaign
Pauline Herbert 01206 304742
Beach Hut Association
Jenny Baker 01206 304967
Brightlingsea Badminton Club
Mrs J Wicks 01206 304558
Brightlingsea Bowling Club
Pam Mathers 01206 302696
Brightlingsea Business Assoc
Des Rowson 01206 303049
Brightlingsea Carnival Assoc
Bill Dobson 01206 305585
Brightlingsea Churches Together
Janet Russell 01206 305552
Brightlingsea Community Association
Helen Bishop 01206 302055
Brightlingsea Coronation
Companionship Club
Linda Field 01206 305095
Brightlingsea Cricket Club
B J French 01206 304291
Brightlingsea 4th Scout Group
Phil Holding 07798 566335
Brightlingsea Girl Guides, Brownies &
Rainbows
Ruby Summer
Brightlingsea Harbour Commissioners
Bernie Hetherington 01206 302200
Brightlingsea Heartwatch
John Eaton 01206 304029
Brightlingsea in Bloom
Val Gilders 01206 302 563
Brightlingsea Leisure Village
Mr Hammerton
Brightlingsea Lions
Bob Gudger (Secretary) 01206 302838
Brightlingsea Model Boat Club
Bill Scales 01206 303717
Brightlingsea Museum
Margaret Stone 01206 303286
Brightlingsea Music Festival
Valerie Walters 01206 308408
Brightlingsea Operatic Group
Sue Merrell 01206 303266
Brightlingsea Playcentre
Carolyn Rix 01206 306243
Brightlingsea Rowing Club
Sue Last 07860 297907
Brightlingsea Rugby Club
Colin Gould 01206 304022
Brightlingsea Rugby Club Youth Team
Peter Revett 01206 305647
Brightlingsea Sailing Cadets
Nigel Edmunds 01206 303009
Brightlingsea Sailing Club
John Bines 01206 303921
Brightlingsea Society
Valerie Waters 01206 308 406
Brightlingsea Town Website
David Newman 01206 305018
Brightlingsea Waterski & Powerboat Club
Andy Arthur 07706 21204
Christmas Gift Fund
Jacque Collier-Smith 01206 302854
Church Lads Brigade
Mark Riseborough
Cinque Port Liberty of Brightlingsea
Michael Hindley 01206 303800
Colne Bank School of Dancing
Jenny Overton 01206 823178
Colne Smack Preservation Society
Simon Fox 01206 230254
Colne Yacht Club
Secretary 01206 302594
Community Reach Partnership
Darren Barrenger 01206 304528
Co-Operative Womens Guild Mrs C
Weston 01206 305475
Essex Handicrafts Association
Family Support-Brightlingsea
LUNCH CLUB EVERY FRIDAY
1 Duke Street CO7 0AE
Anne Wiggins 01206 303702
Friday Nighters
Scottish Country Dancing
Sue Last 07860 297907
Brightlingsea Regent FC
Terry Doherty
Brightlingsea United FC
Joanne Smith 304199
Cinque Poret FC
Paul Hunting 01206 305174
Colne Star FC
Mark Grioley 01206 826625
Football Club (1664)
Andrew Moules 01206 302972
“4” Youth Centre
Margaret Tay 01206 303972
Friends of All Saints
George Hopkins 01206 303157
Guardians of Thorrington Tide Mill
Paul Voss 01206 308040
Horticultural Society
Prof Maurice Kimmitt 01206 302229
Karate
Mrs S Fairs 01206 242552
Liberal Democrats
Mrs M Legall 305538
Luncheon Club
Mike Holding 01206 308761
Mothers Union
Mrs K Tidman 01206 302482
Parochial Church Council
Lesley Sycamore
Rotary Club of Brightlingsea & District
L B Christodoulides 01206 251264
Royal British Legion – Brightlingsea Branch
George Stevens 01206 302993
Royal Naval Association
Ron Underwood 01206 302745
St James’ Church Centre Toddler Group
Anna Hatch 01206 304152
Salvation Army
Valerie Morgan 01206 302847
Salvation Army Parent & Tots Group
Betty Girling 01206 305557
Seaview Players
Jacque Collyer-Smith 01206 302854
Springmead Trust
Jackie Edmunds 01206 303009
University of the 3rd Age
Penny Youll 01206 303345
Womens Institute
Beryl Welch
Woodcraft Folk
Elaine Peecock 01206 305176
YMCA
Tony Chapman 01206 302182

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