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Professional Services in Penkridge

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Accounting Services - Administrative & Time Management Support - Architects - Auctioneers - Banks - Breastfeeding Counsellor - Building Plans - Building Societies - Consultants - Chartered SurveyorsEstate Agents - Financial Services - Funeral Services - Health - Insurance - Legal Services - Library - Marketing - Music, Dance, Disco & Theatre - Optomotrist & Opticians - Planning -
Property Searches & Energy Assessments - Solicitors - Valuers - Veterinary Hospital - Will Making

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Accounting Services

Amethyst Accounting Services - Book Keeping, V.A.T., Payroll, Credit Control, Secretarial / Word Processing.  A confidential, friendly and efficient service. Call us now on 01785 715782
Geraint Phillips - Chartered Accountant - 12 St. Michael's Close, Penkridge, Stafford ST19 5AD. 
Accounts - Self Assessment - V.A.T. - Business Startup advice - Sub-contractors - Limited Companies.
Tel: 01785 715318   Fax:  01785 714636    Email
Peter Rabone A.C.M.A - Financial Accounting, Reporting & Consultancy.  Accounting, Business Plans, Credit Control, PAYE & N.I. Returns, General Book Keeping for small to medium size businesses.  Let me take the burden away from you and allow you to concentrate on what you are good at - Running and Promoting your Business.   Call Peter Rabone A.C.M.A. on 07971 495671 or 01785 715996
5 Athelstan Close, Tall Trees, Penkridge, Stafford ST19 5DQ
RB Chartered Accountant - Richard Barnett - Meeson House, 76 Pinfold Lane, Penkridge, Stafford ST19 5AP
Landline:  01785 713678     Mobile:   077 3838 6757
Website www.rbcharteredaccountant.co.uk    Email: rb@rbcharteredaccountant.co.uk

Administrative and Time Management Support

Work Time Solutions -
We aim to provide small local businesses and busy individuals with effective, flexible and prompt support with their time management and day to day administrative tasks – for a few hours on a regular basis or periodically to meet the demands of individual projects or work load.

Services include
word processing – quotations, purchase orders, invoices, statements, letters, price lists, menus, reports, life histories, Curriculum Vitae; databases – client/equipment lists, mail merges and large postings; simple book-keeping/spreadsheets – purchase and sales ledgers, income and expenditure accounts, simple cash book; office organisation and filing – improving efficiency and storage/retrieval of information; arranging meetings and events; and more ….
Contact:  Catherine Hughes of Penkridge -Telephone number: (01785) 712002  Mobile: 07835 140687.  Web site: http://www.work-time-solutions.com

Banks

Barclays Bank PLC and Lloyds TSB Bank PLC have branches in Penkridge.  A member of their staff may like to get them to send me brief details, particularly opening times, services, cash machines, etc.  The Post Office do of course offer banking facilities and again, full information would be appreciated.

Building Plans

Calvert Stonehouse Building Designs – Plans for Planning Permission and Building Regulation Approval for New Houses, Bungalow and Apartments – Extensions – Remodelling – Renovations – Conversions. Tel 01785 713009 –mob 07811199985 – email calstonehouse6@aol.com

Pete Jennings BA (Hons), DipSurvPract - Building Plans and Planning Applications - Extensions or new builds.  Domestic & Commercial Planning & Building Control.  Telephone 01785 712584 or 07711 096078

Building Societies

Nationwide Building Society - Clay Street, Penkridge.   Tel: 01785 713412  

Consultants

ARC - Tony Burgess BSc PGCE (FE) DHP - Delivering leaps in Personal and Professional Performance.
Set up to provide programmes that utilise powerful psychological techniques to get people mentally fit for excellence, whether it be in business or in sport.  Courses can be tailor-made to fit the needs of the organisation. Current Prgrammes include: Be Your Own Hero in Business; Enhance Future Performance by Learning from your Past; Reduce Stress to Increase Productivity; Soak up those Reports - Improve Memory, Study and Recall; Develop Team Spirit from Dispirited Teams; Play Golf like a Tiger.  Also offers a range of interventions for schools and colleges.
8 Prescott Drive, Penkridge, Stafford ST19 5EQ.    01785 716683
Email:  tonyburgess71@hotmail.com
Business Innovation and Support (BiaS) - Anthony Minshall - Enabling Business and Individuals to plan for business development and strategic growth.  Enabling the budding inventor to profit from their inventions and allow innovative individuals to realise their business ambitions.
Business Plans, Marketing and Business Strategy;  Product and Patent Searches.
 
For a confidential discussion on how BiaS can help you ring Tony on 07773 319296 or e-mail  anthony.minshall@btopenworld.com
Dovetail Associates Ltd - Mike Smith, Managing Director -
Human Resources and Change Management Consultants
45 St. Michaels Close, Penkridge, Stafford ST19 5AD. Tel/Fax: 01785 715120     mikesmith@dovetail13.fsnet.co.uk
Travel Counsellors - 9 Heron Drive, Penkridge, Staffordshire.  ST19 5UD
Tel: 0845 058 7471    Mobile: 07921 639050  Email:  elaine dot johnson at travelcounsellors dot com
 
Beach Holidays, City Breaks, Honeymoons, Cruise, Weddings Abroad, Adventure Holidays, Tailor-made Trip, Flight Only, Car Hire, Foreign Exchange, Airport Hotels and much much more.....
For a fast, friendly, efficient stress free way to book your holiday contact Elaine Johnson at Travel Counsellors today.

Counsellor

Gemma Irving - NCT Breastfeeding Counsellor - Website - Tel: (01785) 711127 or 07429 525355.
I am CRB checked. I don't charge for visits etc, I'm just here to help if any mothers are struggling to feed their babies and need some support.  See also Penkridge Breastfeeding Support Group       Facebook

Chartered Surveyors, Auctioneers &Valuers

South & Stubbs, Clovelly, Pinfold Lane, Penkridge, ST19 5AP.  Specialists in all rural property matters from selling land, buildings and farms, with or without livestock, to compensation claims and valuations for tax purposes (inheritance, capital gains, income etc).   Weekly auctions of eggs, poultry and plants, 1pm every Wednesday at Penkridge Market.  For further details Tel 01785 716600; email admin@southandstubbs.co.uk or visit our web site www.southandstubbs.co.uk
Cuttlestones of Penkridge, Salerooms, Pinfold Lane, Penkridge.
Tel: 01785 714905 or Email
Valuation Service:
  Home visits can be arranged for probate valuations, full or part house clearance etc.  FREE initial visit and quotation.  For valuation of individual items, visit Penkridge Salerooms on Tuesdays 2pm - 5pm and Fridays 9.30am - 2pm.
Monthly Home & Antique Sales: (see Diary of Events for next sale) Entries accepted up to two weeks prior to Sale.
Weekly Sales:  General Sale:  Every Wednesday 10.30am.  Viewing Tuesdays 2pm to 6pm,  Day of the Sale from 9am. Entries accepted on Thursday & Friday prior to Sale.
Trafalgar Properties - 3 Farm Cottages, Market Street, Penkridge.  (Karon Shelley) - Landlords! - is your investment property bringing you the expected income?  We offer:  Accompanied views, free eye-catching "To Let" boards, Regular press advertising, Full referencing service, Free rent guarantee, All legal documents prepared, Inventory service, Regular inspections.   Call Trafalgar Properties today:  01785 716800.  

Estate Agents

Heather Stern - Bradford House, Market Street, Penkridge, ST19 5DH    
Tel: 01785 712250   Fax: 01785 715508
Your friendly local Estate Agent offers personal service to help you through your house move, with Home Styling Advice to ensure you get the best price for your home.   Your property is advertised on our website www.teamprop.co.uk with interior photographs and full sale particulars and through TEAM your home is for sale through over 500 Independent Estate Agent offices in the UK.  
Probate, Matrimonial and Formal valuations also carried out.
Turners Estate Agents - Stone Cross, Penkridge, ST19 5AS  Tel:  01785 713450.  The Complete Property Service - 6 days a week. Independent Estate Agents with a reputation for a marketing service which is second to none. As a family run business our aim is to provide a personal professional service to both buyer and seller.  So whether you are buying or selling, be sure to contact Cliff Turner: 01785 713450   Web Site

Financial Services

Evans Ash Financial Services LLP - Martyn Evans
Independent Financial Advisers and Chartered Financial Planners established in Penkridge in 1992. Pensions &  Retirement Planning - Investment - Protection - Mortgages - Tax Services & advice - "A Personal Service by Professionals".   Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority.
Sarum, Market Street, Penkridge, Stafford ST19 5DH             01785 715567             Email:   mail@evansash.co.uk
LISA BARDELL MORTGAGE SPECIALISTS - `when its important experience counts`
Email:  lisa@lisabardell.co.uk   Mobile 07777600680   Tel/Fax Penkridge 01785 710880

Funeral Services

Co-operative Funeral, Memorial and Bereavement Service - the West Midlands Co-operative Funeral Service is the largest Funeral Directors in the West Midlands, offering a complete range of funeral services through our team of caring, sympathetic professionals who are total dedicated to providing first class service.   Funeral Pre-payment Scheme.     Stafford Road, Stone Cross, Penkridge.   Tel: 01785 712245
A J Sellman - 24 hour Funeral Service - A "Special" Level of Care Since 1870.  Pre-paid & Horse Drawn Funerals arranged in any area.   St. Michael's Square, Penkridge.  Tel: 01785 715840

Health

Penkridge Chiropractic Clinic -
Member of the British Chiropractic Association and Registered with the General Chiropractic Council


Jane Hvas DC (Doctor of Chiropractic) and Chris Mallett MChiro (Doctor of Chiropractic) - Stone Cross, Stafford Road (A449), Penkridge ST19 5AS.

Dedicated to helping all our patients achieve his or hers optimal health potential.    See our Website

Call in or Phone 01785 716718 for more information and/or to make an appointment.    

Hypnotherapy - ARC Coaching & Training Ltd.  - Tony Burgess, qualified in Hypnotherapy, Psychotherapy and NLP.  Don't go on suffering, call for an appointment.  
Tel: 716683.
Serenity Holistic Therapy Centre -  Offers a wide range of treatments including:  Reflexology, Freeway CER, Reiki, Massage, Aromatherapy Massage, Hot Stone Massage, (Irene Bell) Indian Head Massage, Hopi Ear Candles, Indian Face Lift, Crystal Healing, Colour Healing, Angel Card Reading.
Beauty by Sarah
Samantha - Clairvoyant/Medium

Website
Louise Cooper, IIHHT, IHBC, MICHT, FHT.  NHS Registered - Market Street, Penkridge ST19 5DH.  Tel:  01785 712646

Insurance

DSP Services - Insurance Assessors to the Motor & Agricultural Industries.  Vehicle Inspectors for Global Export Markets.
Teddesley, Penkridge.   Tel/Fax:  01785 712778

LISA BARDELL MORTGAGE SPECIALISTS - `when its important experience counts`
Email:  lisa@lisabardell.co.uk   Mobile 07777600680   Tel/Fax Penkridge 01785 710880

Legal Services

Goodwills (MJH) - Will writing, Trusts and Estate Planning in Penkridge and South Staffordshire.  Goodwills Ltd is a national Estate Planning company with the local Senior Consultant, Mike Humpherson living in Penkridge for some 30 years.  Both Goodwills and Mike Humpherson are members of the Society of Will Writers.  Goodwills provides a HOME VISIT service at a convenient time, so that the experience of making your Will is as comfortable as possible for you.  There is no additional charge for the home visit service, and our fees are very competitive.  See our advertisements in the Chronicle newspapers all across South Staffs and the West Midlands.
Our Services include:………….Standard Single Wills for one person or Standard Mirror Wills for a couple.  In a Standard Will, you choose your Executors, your Beneficiaries, nominate Guardians for minor children, and you state your Funeral Wishes.
Beyond a Standard Will there may be other planning that might need to be put in place, and we can provide the following services, where required:
Lasting Powers of Attorney -  Trusts to protect property from Long Term Care costs - Trusts for Guardianship of minor Children - Trusts for Disabled persons.   Trust to protect Financial Assets from loss to the family - Advanced Medical Directive (Living Wills) - Pre arranged Funeral Plans  -  Storage of Documents  -  Probate Advice
You may contact your local Consultant, Mike Humpherson, for advice or to make an appointment, as follows…………….
Direct line:  0845 678 7010    Mobile:  07771 992717     Email:    
mikejh@globalnet.co.uk       Fax:    01785 713629Websites:      www.goodwillsmidlands.co.uk   

Library

Penkridge Library - Opening Times:  Mon CLOSED; Tues 9.30am - 7pm; Wed/Thurs/Frid 9.30am - 5pm;  Sat.9.30am - 1pm.   Closed each day 1pm - 2pm.    24 hour renewal and reservations line 0845 330 0740
Bellbrook, Penkridge, Stafford ST19 5DL.   Tel: 01785 712916

Marketing

Klick Solutions Ltd - Marketing • Design • Communications • Print
Full service Marketing agency offering businesses/organisations of all sectors & sizes help and advice in marketing their products & services.  Corporate Identity, Branding, Advertising, PR, Print, Promotional products etc.
Penkridge based company with offices in Wolverhampton.  Contact Paul Newman/Gerard Kostuch on 01902 42 00 77.
Email: enquiries@klicksolutions.co.uk  
Website: www.klicksolutions.co.uk

Music, Theatre and Dance/Disco      We must have other Music Tutors in Penkridge - Send me information please

Music, Singing and Tuition
Alyson Lewin - Music tuition in piano, recorder, flute, violin and music theory; also GCSE and A level Music coaching.   Phone : (01785) 716957 ; (mobile) 0775 1964156 ; email alysonlewin712@btinternet.com 
Professional Organist - Paul Geoghegan - available for Weddings, Funerals, etc. 
Tel: 01785 713419  Mobile:  0774 812 8087   Fax:  01785 714475
Grade "A" Guitar Tuition - Structured lesson's from an Academy of Contemporary Music Graduate.
Scott Adams - Call for free information pack!     01785 714210   or 0781 8647517       Don't fret!  Play!
Professional Singer/Musician - Anne Geoghegan - Tel: 01785 713419
 
THEATRE
"Act your age" Theatre School For children aged 8 - 16yrs.  Member of National Association of Youth Theatres.  We aim to teach children about all aspects of acting from breathing & vocal exercises to performance skills.  Cost £10 per year membership and £5 per two hour session.
Venue - Monckton Recreation Centre:  0930hrs - 1130hrs Sat mornings.  For further details please contact Cathy on 01785 714475   Or Email:  actyouragecathy@aol.com
 
Music Societies
Society of Recorder Players (South Staffs Branch) - Meet at the Haling Dene Centre 2.30-5pm Second Saturday each month.   Contact Alyson Lewin 01785 716957   Website
 
DISCO AND DANCE
TJ DJ Mobile Disco - Any Venue Considered - Up To Date Light & Sound Show - Fully Insured - Weddings, Social & Corporate Events - Competitive Rates - Music From 6o's To Present Chart
4 St Modwena Way, Penkridge, Stafford, ST195ST Booking's / Enquiries:- 07930 501579
Velocity Roadshow - a fantastic mobile disco, that will come and entertain your guests at your event, with a large selection of music from the 60's right up to modern day chart music, and a great lighting display.  See our Website and contact Matt Rigby on 01785 711067 or 07708 031236
Dene School of Dance - Learn Street Dance, Salsa and Latin at Frank and Hazel Percival's Dance Class at the Haling Dene Centre, Cannock Road, Penkridge.   Wednesday 3.15-6pm   5-18 years.   7-9pm Adults.  Contact Frank or Hazel on 01785 715613
Four Aces Line Dancing - Church Hall Reading Room, Penkridge - Every Thursday 7.30pm to 10pm - Beginners 7.00pm to 8.00pm - All ages Welcome.   Tel:  07909 67003 or  01543 451390

Optomotrist & Opticians

Carolyn Parker - Optometrist and Independent Optician - for friendly and professional service.  NHS & Private Eye Examinations.  Most types of Contact Lenses including disposables and bifocals.  0% Finance available subject to status.   Written details on request. C M Parker, BSc MCOptom, Crown Bridge, Penkridge, Stafford.   Tel: 01785 713861

Planning

Paul Jennings BA (Hons) - Building Plans & Planning Applications.
Extensions or new-builds; Domestic & Commercial;  Planning & Building Control
Tel: 01785 712584 or 07711 096078

Solicitors

Cheethams - Solicitors - Pinfold Lane, Penkridge.  Tel: 01785 714761   Fax: 01785 712041  
Email: cheethamsolicitors@bun.com
We offer a friendly, efficient service at reasonable cost in the following areas: Domestic & Commercial Conveyancing, Wills & Probate and Employment.  Out of hours appointments if required.
Tedstone, George & Tedstone, Solicitors - Crown Bridge, Penkridge.   Tel: 01785 712243   Email
We offer a full range of legal services, including Wills, Commercial & Domestic Conveyancing, Financial Advice, Landlord and Tenant and Family Law.  We are happy to provide a written quote or one over the telephone.  Appointment out of hours by appointment.  

Property Searches and Energy Assessments

Lighthouse Property Searches Ltd – We produce property and land searches for conveyancing solicitors and Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) for estate agents, letting agents and property developers for the residential and commercial markets. We adopt a meticulous approach and provide a fast delivery to our clients. We are fully qualified, accredited and insured.

Please take a look at our website at www.lighthousepropertysearches.co.uk 17 Nursery Drive, Penkridge ST19 5SJ

Tel: 01785 715867 Fax: 01785 712026 Email: admin@lighthousepropertysearches.co.uk Mobile: 07967 435456

Veterinary Hospital

E C Straiton & Partners, MRCVS - Veterinary Hospital and Surgery, Cannock Road, Penkridge, Stafford ST19 5RY.  Tel: 01785 712235 and 712713