Welcome to the GrooVees Locally Rated online directory. It’s a searchable list of all local independent businesses who have run past GrooVee deals to support local people and help develop a sustainable local community.
It’s simple – the more smiley faces the higher local people rated each business.
Renata set up Vibro Gym over three years ago in her conservatory at her home in Littleham. She has 2 professional vibration plates which are much much more powerful than the kind of plates that you get for the home or than the kind you find at the gym. Renata is a highly experienced trainer who has been in the health and fitness industry for over 5 years. She's an accredited Registered Exercise Professional which means that she is a specialist instructor with cardiac rehabilitation expertise, and leads exercise classes for people of all ages in addition to running her vibro gym providing 1-2-1 personal training so you can be sure you'll be in safe hands. She's a warm and welcoming lady with , as you'd expect, bags of energy and plenty of motivation. She'll be fun to work with but also keep you on course. Sessions on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays 8am til 5,30pm.
Susan has been an ITEC qualified massage practitioner for 20 years. Susan considers herself lucky to have experienced and trained in so many types of massage, all beneficial and unique in their own way. She is expert in her own unique brand of Therapeutic Massage combining Swedish Body massage, some deep tissue, myofacial release and rebounding. She is also expert in Abdominal-Sacral massage which she studied after a period of illness during a trip to Belize where she first received this treatment herself and is a strong believer in looking after your belly.She is passionate about what she does and so pleased to have found her vocation. She set up her practice called Pure Massage in North Devon and Cornwall and treats a wide range of clients at Shine in Bude, famous for its beautiful upstairs therapy rooms which are appointed to a very high standard. She also practices in Bideford.
You can find out more about Susan and Pure Massage at www.susandemuynck.co.uk
Dance Fit is owned and run by qualified and experienced dance and fitness instructor, Pilates, belly dancer and burlesque fitness teacher Anne. Anne has been dancing the whole of her life and is trained in Latin American, Belly Dance and Burlesque and teaches all three in dance excercise. She is also a qualified fitness and Pilates instructor and started teaching in 2009. She has an open and empowering style of teaching, bringing humour and fun to her classes, inspiring self confidence in all ages and abilities. www.dancefitdevon.co.uk
Kenton Baker lives in Hallsannery just outside Bideford and has been working in Will writing and estates planning for the last 21 years. He is a member of the Newleaf Will Writers Federation who keep him fully insured and check and clear all Wills he writes to give double peace of mind. Kenton takes pride in his high standard of service and as a local man, prefers an educational approach in which he gets to know each of his clients so that he is able to give them the best possible advice on estates planning. He comes to your home wherever you are. For more information about Kenton's services go to www.kentonbaker.com
Carol Briggs has lived in North Devon since 2007 but has worked in the beauty and holistic treatment industry for over 20 years. As well as offering this fantastic facial her other treatments include holistic massage, Indian head massage and facial rejuvenation massage. Carol is ITEC and Reiki qualified and is a member of Embody and is fully insured. All appointments are available 7 days a week - booking essential. Carol likes to combine the physical and spiritual into her treatments and her caring and kind nature really adds to her service. Mortehoe is situated just one mile from the surfing gems that are Woolacombe and Barricane beaches and is the start part for the stunning National Trust walk around Bull point – so there’s plenty to do in the area if you like the outdoors.
Dee is a highly qualified and insured therapist with 17 years of experience in her field. As well as deep tissue massage, facials and reflexology, she is also able to offer pregnancy massage, hot stone massage, ear candling, manicures, pedicures and more.
Check out Dee's Facebook page for more information.
Heather has been teaching Scaravelli Inspired Yoga for 20 years in London, Brighton and for the last 5 years in North Devon. Since having discovered CranioSacral Therapy in 2004, she has been a practitioner of CST alongside her Yoga teaching and Reflexology. She recently became Upledger Certified following her Advanced and Paediatric training. Years of training and practice alongside eminent CST therapists, yoga teachers and osteopaths around the country has provided her with a unique insight into the interconnectivity, strengths and weaknesses that manifest in our physical and somato-emotional selves. You can find out more on her website www.holisticrealistic.com. Aside from her commitment to facilitating optimum health and wellbeing in fellow humans she has a great passion for protecting and caring for animals - especially dogs, hedgehogs, ponies and chickens!
Littlebirds Therapy Centre was set up in 2013 by 3 sisters where Becky and Karen Vogelin have continued to work to make it the place to go for a wide range of treatments and workshops. As well as facials and massage, Littlebirds offer pedicures and manicures, aromatherapy, salt scrub aromatherapy, gong baths, indian head and swedish massage, hot stone massage as well as reflexology and other beauty treatments. Littlebirds is easy to find and accessible both from the free parking areas on Highfield Rd and the metered carparks nearby. For more information about Littlebirds go to www.littlebirds-holistics.co.uk
Jacqui is a gifted and qualified reflexologist and and has been practicing since 1982 . She is also a Spiritual Healer, and was a member of the National Federation of Spiritual Healers for 20 years. She was also part of the West Country Natural Healing Fellowship and Instow Healers. She also trained in Bowen Technique in 2000. Jacqui combines elements from all of her areas of practice to provide a unique and powerful experience in her spotless home in Northam where she has a dedicated treatment room. She has a welcoming, kind and professional manner with the quiet confidence which comes with knowledge and experience of over 35 years.
Tina Barbeary is a pet nutritionist and representative for Husse Natural Scandinavian pet food for North Devon, based in Berrynarbor covering the triangle spanning from Clovelly across to Minehead and down to Tiverton but able to reach out slightly beyond if needed. Her love of animals and long-standing interest in nutrition and natural healthcare came together when she discovered Husse 'Super Healthy Swedish Pet Food' and decided to take on the franchise for the area so she could spend more of her time with animals and their humans! She loved the nutritionist training and enjoys the support offered by an international network of professionals (including vets and animal healthcare experts) that Husse has developed over its 30 years of existence. Husse currently offers home delivery of a wide range of quality products for cats and dogs (mainly but not only food) and has recently added a range of supplements and hygiene products for horses. Contact Tina directly on 07904 674755 or email@example.com or see the Husse website for more information.