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.
Naturally Slim was set up last year by qualified CYQ Level 2 Gym Instructing Trainer and Level 3 qualified Personal Trainer Gemma Mullinger.
Gemma has a passion for health and nutrition which she developed during her 4 years at Holland and Barret and then at Barnstaple's ladies only gym Go30 where she helped women to lose weight, gain strength and feel great about themselves. She wanted to create a more flexible approach to weight loss,exercise and fitness and combined her unique experience to set up Naturally Slim in a dedicated studio space at Unlimited Dance on Mill Lane a stone's throw from the very centre of Barnstaple.
For more information on Gemma, her fitness classes or her Healthly Weight Loss Groups go to www.naturallyslimhealthandfitness.co.uk
Husband and wife Mark Baker and Julie Morey have owned Lilcott Farm for almost 2 years having relocated from South Devon and changed their working lives in order to create a better work-life balance and a different pace of life. The farm shop at Lilcott sells sausages, burgers, eggs and a variety of different meat cuts. The couple have also recently finished a holiday home onsite, which offers a combination of modern accommodation and rural location. To find out more visit the Lilcott Farm Facebook page at www.facebook.com/tarkaline/
Atlantic Jive was born in September 2005 and then re-born under new supervision of Stacey Vaughan in April 2008.
Although Atlantic Jive has THE youngest teacher in Modern Jive it is considered to be one of the fastest growing venues in North Devon.
Stacey has promised to deliver a stress free and fun dance class where you are not part of a group but a family. She welcomes you to join her on a Wednesday evening.
Revitalise is a luxury fitness retreat, offering high quality personal training based in the Cornish countryside, located 5 miles from Widemouth beach, owned and run by expert personal trainer David Youldon. David has a Degree in Sports Science and Coaching and is a successful personal trainer. David has recently established Revitalise Fitness Retreat and in addition to residential fitness programmes provides these 3 hour sessions to include full body cardio, strength and conditioning workouts as well as vital nutritional information to keep you on track and focused.
For more information about Revitalise go to http://www.revitalisefitnessretreat.co.uk
The Clovelly Soap Company is a family entreprise which is owned and managed by Sarah and Casie Harper at The Old Granary in Higher Clovelly where they have been making soap and related aromatherapy products and running soap making courses for the past 5 years. They sell their soap to hotels and via independent retailers as well as online and from their dedicated shop in Clovelly Village. For more information about the Clovelly Soap Company go to www.theclovellysoapcompany.com
The Cabin was set up this year by highly experienced and fully qualified beautician and masseuse Colleen Dyson to provide top quality 'me time' for clients in a dedicated space at Hedley Wood Park. Colleen offers a wider range of massage and beauty treatments in addition to the Hot Cocoa Candle Massage. Colleen also co-owns Holsworthy Beacon based Unique Massage and Beauty and provides her expertise to local spa hotels in Devon. For more information about all of the massage and beauty treatments she offers go to http://thecabinmassageandbeauty.weebly.com
Amtheyst Wave Therapies is owned and run by former family support worker Tabitha Saunders who has trained in Reiki 1 and Reiki 2, Indian Head Massage, Crystal Therapy, baby massage and full body massage and also gives card readings and House Cleansing. She offers inner balance and rest from life's challenges with positive therapies and readings to support the mind and encourage healing. Tabitha gives treatments 6 days a week and has evening appointments available. Although this deal is for Crystal meditation at Tawstock Court on Monday evenings, she practices her other therapies at her purpose made therapy hut in her garden at Newton Tracey known as The Nest. She is able to also provide treatments in your home as a mobile practitioner. You can find Amethyst Wave Therapies on Facebook here
Nicky Bloomfield is a registered and qualified Yoga Teacher who has been working in holistic therapy and beauty for all her career. She first trained as a hairdresser and then as a Holistic Beauty Therapist and Remedial Masseuse. She is qualified as a Beauty Therapist and as a SpaFind Therapist as well as having an ITEC diploma in anatomy and physiology and body massage. She is a member of the Federation of HolisticTherapists and the Yoga Alliance and offers a range of holistic therapies, Yoga and Pregnancy Yoga through her company Total Therapy. For more information about Nicky and Total Therapy go to www.nickybloomfieldtotaltherapy.com
Hayley has run her beauty room from Jackie's Hairdressers in Ilfracombe for the past 3 years. She is fully qualified at NVQ level 3 in beauty and spa as well as having certification for many other treatments including the Marvel lashes course. She is currently training in sports massage and also offers threading, aromatherapy, spray tans, waxing, ear candles and wedding makeup amongst others! Hayley is highly professional and really enjoys all aspects of her work which makes for a very pleasant experience.