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Sandra Edwards – Edwards Motors

Edwards Motors is a family owed business, since 1969. Located in Kempsey on the A38. We sell Mazda’s, Kia’s and Motorhomes.

19 Main Road
Kempsey
Worcester
WR5 3PA

T 07971 022323
E sandra@edwardsmotors.co.uk
W www.edwardsmotors.co.uk

Jennifer Lynch – arrangeMY Escape

Award winning, independent travel agents. Offering the highest levels of service at no extra cost. We look after all parts of your holiday from the time you leave your front door.

Our local friendly travel experts have over a combined 70 years travel experience and being independent allows us to find the best holiday at the lowest prices for you. Try us for everything from cruise holidays, late getaways, Safari’s, city breaks, weddings, honeymoons, skiing, Villa holidays and everything in-between.

Follow us on Facebook @arrangeMYescape for daily offers and check and our website www.arrangemyescape.com

12 Mealcheapen street
Worcester
WR1 2DH

T 01905 675015
E Jennifer@arrangemyescape.com
W www.arrangemyescape.com

Lucy Wells – Fundraising Director – Worcestershire Community Foundation

Lucy Wells is Fundraising Director of local charitable hub Worcestershire Community Foundation. Before joining the Foundation, Lucy worked in publishing in London and overseas; her career changed direction and became fundraising oriented from 2003. She has completed the National Arts Fundraising School, and also has an MA in marketing.

Since relocating to the area, Lucy spent 12 years at the helm of the fundraising team at The Courtyard Arts Centre in Hereford; she now works part-time at WCF and also runs her own business offering business development consultancy mainly within the third sector locally and regionally.

Lucy is really happy to be part of WCF at an exciting time, when locally based charities face many challenges but there is also huge potential to make difference; WCF is in a great position to support a broad spectrum of Worcestershire’s communities depending on where real needs lie within the county.

WCF is currently supporting older people, young people, women & girls, the arts and mental health through a range of different funds and programmes. Later in 2019, the Charity plans to launch a new Mental Health Fund which will focus on young people’s mental health issues, working with key partners across Worcestershire.

T 07909 111812
E lucy.wcf@comfirst.org.uk
W www.worcscf.org.uk

Aasia Baig – Centenary Lounge

Aasia Baig is the Founder and Managing Director of Centenary Lounge, which is an award winning unique collection of cafes, bistros and vendors located across Birmingham and Worcester. We attract thousands of customers from all over the country and for the last nine years, our friendly staff have been passionate about providing outstanding quality food and traditional customer service in beautiful, nostalgic Art Deco-inspired settings that recapture all the glamour and style of the 1930s railways;the golden age of travel. Our charming, relaxing venues provide the perfect setting to enjoy a break on your own or a meal with others, from brunch to lunch, afternoon tea and cocktails to fine dining in the evening.

Centrally and ideally located in Worcester City Centre, our beautiful Georgian Drawing Room on the First Floor is also perfect for breakfast or lunch meetings/networking and special events.

For bookings call directly: 01905 724242

For any other enquiries or to discuss room hire: 07719969124

T 01905 724242
E aasia@centenarylounge.com
W https://centenarylounge.com/centenary-lounge-worcester/

Elaine Jarvis – Abbey Business Group

Abbey Business Equipment Ltd have been supplying print solutions since 1989, based in our purpose built offices in Cheltenham, we supply leading brand products from a fully extensive portfolio.

We pride ourselves on providing customer-focused care, from finding the right print and document solution, to seamless implementation, and ongoing account management and support.

 

Units 23 & 24
Neptune Business Centre,
Tewkesbury Road,
Cheltenham,
GL51 9FB

T 01242 263444
E elaine.jarvis@abbeybusinessgroup.com
W https://www.abbeybusinessgroup.com/

Hussingtree Gin.  Inspired in Worcestershire.

Our aim is to create distinctive premium distilled gin, inspired by the array of wonderful produce available in our home county of Worcestershire.

Hussingtree Gin is owned and run by three gin loving family members – husband and wife Richard and Elaine, and Duncan, Elaine’s son.

Our brand takes its name from the village where Elaine and Richard live – Martin Hussingtree, just north of Worcester.  The name reflects both our heritage and one of our core values – the importance of ‘local’.

From the Hussingtree name comes the ‘H’ within the stylised roundel, which is an important part of our visual branding.

Our first distilled gin is Hussingtree Juneberry Gin which is launching in July 2018, shortly followed by our distilled plum gin that will be launched in August at the Pershore Plum Festival.  Our range of gins will continue to evolve as we move through the seasons of the year.

You can find out more about us on our website and we’ll post plenty of updates about our journey on facebook and instagram.

Find out more at: 

www.hussingtreegin.co.uk

Follow us at:

www.facebook.com/hussingtreegin

www.instagram.com/hussingtree_gin

Hussingtree Gin
Tythe Barn
Church Lane
Martin Hussingtree
Worcestershire
WR3 8TQ

T 07846 178484
E tipple@hussingtreegin.co.uk
W www.hussingtreegin.co.uk

Ruby Edwards – You Do Better

Public Relations Agency – communications, content and media management.
PR is a cost-effective way to raise your profile and get your message across.
We’ll shape your story and share it for you. When you know better – you do better.

Communications – managing your internal and external messages to ensure your story is told in an interesting and engaging way. We get your message across by drawing upon many years of experience and then tell it to those in the know.

Content management – keeping your message up-to-date through press releases, copy-writing and blogs, we ensure that your content is relevant, regular and right for you. The team at You Do Better will work with you to create content you’ll love and then share it with people who want to hear all about it.

Media management – sharing your story with the local press, radio, television and taking care of all the usual social media channels. We use our local connections to help spread the word about you and your business. Not only do we share your story on Twitter – check out details of our Partnership with the phenomena that is #WorcestershireHour – we also send your message out on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube and Pinterest. So you don’t have to.

If you’re interested in business support from You Do Better youdobetter.co.uk – or would like to support Funny Blood funnyblood.co.uk – please call Ruby on 07891 777464 for a chat!

T 07891 777464
E ruby@youdobetter.co.uk
W www.youdobetter.co.uk

Elizabeth Poole

The Cotswold Auction Company – The Cotswolds  Leading Specialist Auctioneers.

The Cotswold Auction Company are Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers, holding auctions in Cheltenham, Cirencester and Gloucester. Specialist sales are at the heart of our business and attract bidders from around the world leading to top prices on the open market. We use live, online bidding, making the process easy and maximising return. As RICS professionally qualified valuers we carry out valuations for Probate, Insurance and auction .

Elizabeth I Poole FRICS
Director

The Cotswold Auction Company
Chapel Walk Saleroom
Cheltenham
GL50 3DS

T 07879 898641
E e.poole@cotswoldauction.co.uk
W www.cotswoldauction.co.uk

Tracey Nash

Nash Marketing and Secretarial Services understands the challenges of running a business in today’s climate and that your marketing and office budget has to deliver value for money. We have a relaxed and friendly approach and will work with you to find the right marketing and secretarial solutions to help grow your business.
Whether big or small, marketing or secretarial assistance, Nash Marketing and Secretarial Services can tailor a package for your business just give us a call on 07866 704332.

Tracey is also part of the Wednesday Club Committee.

Kerswell Green
Worcester
WR5 3PE

T 07866 704332
E info@nash-marketing.co.uk
W www.nash-marketing.co.uk

Linda Hartley

PURE : HONEST : EFFECTIVE These are the three principles that lie at the heart of Tropic Pure Plant Skin Care. Our products are derived from 100% PURE plant extracts, HONESTLY priced and naturally EFFECTIVE on all skin types. The brain child behind this range is The Apprentice 2011 finalist – Susan Ma. Although she didn’t win, Lord Sugar was so impressed with her that he became a 50/50 partner in 2012. 2013 saw the launch of Tropic Social Sales and the unveiling of our revolutionary Active Botanical Makeup range so why not host a Pamper Experience evening or join our Team of Ambassadors?

2 St Marys
33 Woodshears Road
Malvern
Worcestershire
WR14 3DZ

T 01684 569642 / 07941 263269
E tropiclindahartley@gmail.com
W www.tropicskincare.co.uk/shop/lindahartley

Jo Menhinick – Honorary Member

Jo Menhinick Design specialise in providing high quality graphic design solutions to a broad spectrum of customers throughout the UK and worldwide. From logos and brochures for new start-ups, to corporate identities, marketing campaigns, training manuals and annual reports for large organisations, JMD offer a wealth of experience and creative skill. We have clients in the engineering, technology, retail and service industries as well as central and local government, and charities. JMD combine creative thinking with frontline technology, working alongside professional photographers, illustrators and writers to provide complete printed and digital solutions.

Jo Menhinick stepped down from the Wednesday Club Committee in 2016 and is one of our Honorary Members.

22 McIntyre Road,
Worcester
WR5 2AW

T 01905 428488
E jo@jomenhinickdesign.co.uk
W http://www.jomenhinickdesign.co.uk

Patricia Venables

HallmarkHulme are proud to be different. As the oldest law firm in Worcester, our refreshing approach combines traditional values with a modern outlook to get results.

Hallmark Hulme
3-5 Sansome Place
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR1 1UQ

T 01905 726600
E trish.venables@hallmarkhulme.co.uk
W www.hallmarkhulme.co.uk

Andrea Palmer – Hands-on HR – 07786 437189

Andrea Palmer, of Hands-on HR provides businesses with a human touch …… bringing practical HR solutions to your people problems!

With over 20 years HR experience, Andrea and her team can support you and your business with employment law advice, personnel correspondence, contractual documentation, staff handbooks, people policies and procedures, business relocation, redundancy and restructures together with recruitment advice and guidance.

For further information or perhaps a chat over a cup of coffee to discuss your company’s needs or people issues, please contact Andrea at the office on 07786 437189 or alternatively by e-mail at andrea@handsonhr.co.uk.

 

3 Old Rye Farm
Rye Street
Birtstmorton
Worcestershire
WR13 6AS

T 07786437189
E andrea@handsonhr.co.uk
W www.handsonhr.co.uk

Elizabeth Needham

Welcome to Kendall Wadley LLP, one of the West Midlands’ leading independent chartered accountancy firms. Located across the Three Counties region with offices in Worcester, Malvern and Hereford, our team of dedicated, friendly and enthusiastic professionals has one clear aim in mind – to provide businesses and individuals with a comprehensive range of accountancy, business and tax solutions which will help you or your business to evolve.

Granta Lodge
71 Graham Road
Malvern
Worcestershire
WR14 2JS

T 01684 892666
E edn@kwca.co.uk
W http://kwca.co.uk

Judith Mercer

Image is very important – we all make judgements about people based on how they look. A colour and style consultation will give you the tools you need to look and feel fabulous every day, while saving you money with a more workable wardrobe of clothes. Make-up lessons are also available, as well as wardrobe management and personal shopping services. Call me now to book an appointment or visit my website – http://www.ulookgreat.net

Woodcote
Blacksmiths Lane
Dumbleton
Worcs
WR11 7TU

T 01386 882464
E judith@ulookgreat.net
W www.ulookgreat.net

Michelle McCracken

It is not widely known that Midlands Air Ambulance receives no Government or National Lottery funding. Each Midlands Air Ambulance mission costs £2,500 and in excess of £6.5 million is needed each year to keep its three air ambulances operational, which is donated entirely by the public and local businesses, with four in ten of those we help funded by Gifts in Wills.

Michelle McCracken
Worcestershire Fundraising Manager
Midlands Air Ambulance
Hawthorn House
Dudley Road
Stourbridge
DY9 8BQ

T 07785623384
E michelle.mccracken@midlandsairambulance.com
W http://www.midlandsairambulance.com

Rebecca Leask

Rebecca is a Senior Associate and Notary Public and works in the corporate team at Harrison Clark Rickerbys. Harrison Clark Rickerbys is a leading law firm of 350 staff with one mission: for our solicitors to provide exceptional legal services and client care. Harrison Clark Rickerbys is the merger of long established law firms, Harrison Clark and Rickerbys. Both firms are listed as First Tier in the prestigious legal directories Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners and both are Lexcel accredited, the Law Society’s rating for excellence in client care and practice management. A warm welcome awaits at our offices in Worcester, Cheltenham, Thames Valley, Hereford and Ross-on-Wye, as well as our serviced offices in London and Birmingham. To find out more about the services Harrison Clark Rickerbys can offer, please take a look around our website www.hcrlaw.com; we’d be delighted to assist you in your personal and business affairs. Please get in touch.

Rebecca is also part of the Wednesday Club Committee.

Harrison Clark Rickerbys
5 Deansway
Worcester
WR1 2JG

T 01905 744845
E rleask@hcrlaw.com
W https://www.hcrlaw.com

Lucy Brown

Lucy is the newest member of the Wednesday Club Committee and works as a Digital Designer for 5874.

Lucy brings a youthful, innovative and creative mix to the 5874 team, she has worked across a number of design environments, covering a broad range of print and web based creative solutions.

Lucy manages the Wednesday Club Website we launched in September 2016.

5874
5 Newhall Place
16 – 17 Newhall Hill
Birmingham
B1 3JH

T 0121 233 1245
E lucy@5874.co.uk
W http://www.5874.co.uk/

Tricia Cavell

Fundraising Director Tricia Cavell has been in the charity sector for over 20 years and the hospice movement since 2001 having entered the profession from a career in banking and finance.

Tricia joined St Richard’s Hospice as Fundraising Manager at an exciting and challenging time with the need to grow hospice revenue income and awareness alongside the launch of a new hospice appeal. She was appointed to Fundraising Director in 2011.

Tricia is a member of the Institute of Fundraising (IofF)  and  has spoken at national conferences on the competitive advantage that collaborative working can bring to hospice income generation.  Tricia  has a Masters degree in Hospice Leadership.

St Richard’s Hospice Foundation
Wildwood Drive
Worcester
WR5 2QT

T 01905 763693
E tcavell@strichards.org.uk
W www.strichards.org.uk

Penny Andrew – Honorary Member

See link for more details about Penny Andrew our Founder http://five874multi.wpengine.com/wednesdayclub/honorable-members/

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Jocelyn Anderson

WMRSASC is a free, confidential and non-judgemental support service for survivors who have experienced rape, assault, incest, sexual abuse, sexual harassment or any form of sexual attack, whether physical, verbal or emotional. The trauma caused by sexual abuse may not surface for many years after the event. We treat all calls equally, sensitively and confidentially, appreciating the courage required to break silence, overcome guilt and threats, and share the events of the past whether they happened days or years ago.

Services available are face to face support, a telephone helpline and Independent Sexual Violence Advisors. The Telephone helplines: 01905 724514 (Worcestershire) or 01432 344777 (Herefordshire) are open Monday and Thursday 7.30pm – 9.30pm, Tuesday 1.00pm – 5.00pm and Friday 10.00am – 2.00pm. WMRSASC can also provide training on the specialist area of rape and sexual abuse for both the voluntary and statutory sectors.

PO Box 240
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR1 2LF

T 01905 611655
E office@wmrsasc.org.uk
W http://www.wmrsasc.org.uk

Anja Potze

Anja Potze Fine Jewellery was founded in 1994 by Anja Potze. Anja moved to the UK from her native Netherlands when she was just 21, after perfecting her craft at Amsterdam’s respected Vak School of Edelsmeden. She’s been designing jewellery from the age of nine and counts a number of well known faces amongst her clientele. During her career Anja has designed pieces for the late Baroness Thatcher and spent five years with London based Asprey & Garrard Group, who hold a Royal Warrant from the Prince of Wales.

In 2012 Anja Potze Fine Jewellery was named the Innovative Jeweller of the year by FOPE, an exclusive hand made Italian brand of Jewellery Anja stocks.
 
 In 2013 Anja Potze Fine Jewellery moved to a new larger shop just six doors down from the original shop on Friar street. This has enabled the business to expand with new lines of jewellery and create a more relaxed shopping experience for clients.

Anja Potze Fine Jewellery
10 Friar Street
Worcester
Worcestershire
WR1 2LZ

T 01905 20944
E info@anjapotze.com
W www.anjapotze.com

Angela Bushaway

Worcester Acupuncture is run by Angela Bushaway, a caring and professional acupuncturist. My aim is to help you to achieve your own unique, balanced and healthy life. I am especially passionate about women’s health and well being. I specialise in helping and supporting women on their fertility journey. I also work with women during pregnancy. My busy practice is situated in the centre of Worcester.

2nd Floor, Anbrian House
1 The Tything
Worcester
WR1 1HD

T 07919 930188
E angela@worcester-acupuncture.com
W www.worcester-acupuncture.com