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Trades and Services

All information is given in good faith, but please check opening times, addresses etc before travelling as these sometimes change without us being informed! Unless otherwise stated code is 01953 on all telephone numbers.

Local amenities, catering, building trades, waste/cleaning/pest control, household, gardens/flowers, pets, motoring- garages/vehicle hire/taxi, computers/photography, business to business, personal - funeral homes.

Trades and Services - Local Amenities

Room Hire

Banham Community Centre
Modern spacious premises available for hire. Suitable for Weddings, Parties, Events or Functions. Catering, bar facilities and ample free parking. For competitive quotes  and general enquiries Tel: 01953 888628 Email:

The Village Hall Eccles
The hall rebuilding is now complete and we are available for hire. Every day from 8am - 12 midnight.
Meetings, fairs, fund raising. Childrens partys. Kitchen equipped for functions, weddings, partys, bar available with social club, Music licence for live bands etc. New childrens play area (£23,000) spent. So venue ideal for children's partys.
For more details and bookings tel: C Hewson 01953 454528.

Garnier Village Hall
Station Road, Eccles. Available for hire for day or evening partys, weddings, meetings. Social Club Wed, Fri & Sat Evenings. Thursday evenings Petanque. Quiz, music, entertainment. For further details see village /Parish magazine.

New Buckenham Village Hall Available for Hire
Auditorium, Meeting Rooms and Kitchen. Excellent facilities including Staging, full Light and Sound Systems.
Please contact the Bookings Administrator on 860789 for further details and hire charges.

Old Buckenham Church Rooms
Contact: Gerald Norton Tel: 860025

Old Buckenham Village Hall
Two modern halls, one large and one small, with good facilities available for hire. Weddings, parties etc. Competitive rates. Further booking information from Pat Dickinson 452604

Lavender Lace Cakes

Trades and Services - Catering/Entertainment

Lavender Lace Cakes
Handmade bespoke cakes for all occasions. Tel: 01953 887662, 079634 29852 email:

Dynamite Sounds – Mobile Disco
70's, 80's, 90's and current hits. Every occasion, school discos, birthdays, anniversaries, weddings, seasonal parties, children/teenage, corporate fun days and much more. Bookings now being taken.
Mark Cartwright 07832 377427 - 01953 888478
Web: Email:

Steve Tricker Vocalist
Dinner dances, parties, weddngs, restaurants. performing swing, 60's, 70's, 80's, easy listening.
tel: 860660. Web:

Scrummy Tummies Frozen baby food delivery service
Tel: 07786 103703 or 07907 837236. 14 Scrumpy Way, Banham, Norfolk, NR16 2SU.

Ambience East Anglia Chair cover hire and venue styling for weddings, parties, balls and other special occasions
Sue Fear, Ambience East Anglia, 4 Church Farm Barns, tel 0800 043 9158, email, website
Add the WOW! factor to your venue with quality chair covers & gorgeous sashes to compliment your chosen colour scheme to perfection!'

Trades and Services - Building Trades

Architect/Structural Engineers

Geoffrey Reeve Architect
Full or partial Architectural Service from measured survey, sketch proposals and scheme design to Planning and Building Regs applications through to project management, contract administration and completion on site

Free initial on-site consultation. Any size of project, large or small, residential or commercial. New build, extensions, conversions, alterations, work to Listed buildings, eco-design etc

Geoff Reeve Dip Arch RIBA Chartered Architect
Turnpike Lodge, The Common, New Buckenham, Norfolk, NR16 2BH
Tel: 01953 860285 Email: Web:

Adam Power Associates
Consulting civil/structural engineers. Engineers reports, calculations for new alterations, extensions, new buildings etc.
Church Farmhouse, The Green, Banham, NR16 2HW
Tel: 887539.

CSA Design Studio Chartered Architect
New buildings, restoration and conservation. Specialist in Listed Building.
Wilby, NR16 2JP
Tel: 888505.

Builders and Decorators

Abie Raynsford
Friendly female Decorator and Gardener. Experienced, thorough to a high finish and I love the work. Very reasonable rates with free quotation.
Mobile: 07980 979992 Email:

G. Buckle Building Services
All building and renovation works carried out to the highest standards.
Tye Cottage, Attleborough Road, Old Buckenham. Tel: 860680.

Jimmy Burt
Quality plastering services. Tel: 789574.

Alan Eagling
Plastering and building services. Tel 861324.

Exterior building maintenance. Repair work to windows, roofs, woodwork, leadwork etc.
7 Greyshound Lane, Banham, NR16 2HT. Tel: 888300.

Floor & Wall Tiling
Over 10 years experience, free estimates. For all your tiling needs call Neil on 887167

JW Construction
Building, maintenance, construction and re-development. 20 years of quality service
'Junipers", Fen Street, Old Buckenham, Norfolk, NR17 1SR
Tel: 452625 Mobile: 07733 152770

L. A. Shaw Building Contractor Ltd
New Houses, Extensions, Renovations and Repairs. Industrial and Commercial.
Beckwood, Stacksford, Old Buckenham, NR17 1PD
Tel/Fax 860181 Mobile: 07979 695935.

Painter and Decorator
Interior and exterior painting and decorating - No job too big, no job too small
Tel: Peter 603605 Mobile: 07765 497354.

Paul Rix
Conservatory specialist, carpenter and bricklayer.
Beech Cottage, Crown Street, Banham
Tel: 887402 Mobile: 07802 980249..Pigsty 2 Palace Heritage Property Refurbishment Specialist
Wooden doors and windows, roofs, carpentry, emergency plumbing, painting and decorating, new kitchens and bathrooms.
Simon Steele. Tel: 688202 Email:

Richard Free
Builder, renovator, contractor, house painter.
19 Flatlands Road, Carleton Road, NR16 1RJ. Tel: 788328.

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Plumbing and Heating

Damien Matthews
Gas Safe and Oftec registered sole trader based in Shelfanger. Service, installation and repair of LPG, natural gas and oil fired appliances in domestic properties as well as Caravans, Residential park homes and Recreational vehicles.
Tithe Barn, Rectory road, Shelfanger, IP22 2DQ. Mobile: 07766034172 email:

Graham Turner AIP/RP
All types of plumbing and heating. Installations and maintenance
Nivelles, Fen Street, Old Buckenham
Tel: 453802 Fax: 456859.

Larkins Coal Merchants
Regular fortnightly deliveries.
Old Buckenham. Tel: 861145

Mike Barnard
All types of plumbing and heating. Installations and repairs
41 Hargham Road, Old Buckenham
Tel: 860545.

T Riches and Sons Approved Coal Merchant.
Family run business for over 66 years. Free delivery or yard sales.
The Mill, Banham. Yard open 6 days a week (Sat 8am-12noon)
Tel: 887253 or 01953 860466.


SP Electrical Services Ltd (Electrical Contractors)
Domestic, commercial, industrial installation, maintenance & testing. Part P approved electrical contractors at competitive prices.
Ketts Close, Hethersett, Norfolk
Tel: 01603 322734
Mob: 07769201050

A.F. Maguire Electrical Contractors
All kinds of domestic and commercial electrical installations to the highest standards and fully complying with the IEE Regulations and all at very keen prices.
Quiet Ways, Fen Lane, East Harling
Tel: 718365 Mobile: 07973 735916

JE and GM Smith Electrical Contractors
New installations, rewires. Industrial/domestic and agricultural. Security lighting and alarms.
Sapele Lodge, Fen Street, Old Buckenham
Tel: 860588.

PMB Electrical Services Ltd
Storage heaters, showers, burglar alarms, rewires. Agricultural, industrial and domestic.
The Joules, Crown Road, Old Buckenham, NR17 1SD
Tel: 860876 Mobile: 07768 373747.

Carpentry/Furniture Makers

Simon Reynolds - Cabinetmaker L.C.G.
Local cabinetmaker of over thirty years experience who makes high quality bespoke furniture and period wall panelling.
The Willows of Banham, Kenninghall Road, Banham, Norfolk, NR16 2HB
Tel/Fax: 01953 887057 Mobile: 07785 582454

Adrian Bird Carpentry
Kitchen fitting, joinery, shop fitting.
Knyret View, Haugh Road, Banham, NR16 2DE. Tel 860279. Mobile: 07860 879344.

Chequers Fitted Furniture
Fully fitted bedroom, kitchen and study furniture. Free design and quotation service. Tel 860346.

S.P. Long Furniture Maker & Restorer
Repairs, polishing and restoration. New furniture made to order. Joinery - doors and windows inc. sashes.
Rowancroft Workshops, Kenninghall Road, Banham. Tel: 888488.

Trades and Services - Waste / Cleaning / Pest Control

Wilkins Chimney Sweep

For an efficient, discreet and friendly service
Tel: 01953 850923 Mob: 07801351478

GB Services
Chimney sweeping, brush and vacuum. Bird guards, chimney pots, caps and cowls fitted. Carpet cleaning.
AG Lorne, 2 Bourne Close, Long Stratton, NR15 2RW
Tel: 01508 530987 Mobile: 07770 714036.

"Charley the Chimney" Chimney Sweep
Wood burners, liners, open fires installed. Stacks rebuilt and repointed, bird guards, pots and cowls.
Tel: 498840.

J. Gage Window Cleaning Service
Traditional Window Cleaners, serving commercial & residential properties in Norfolk and Suffolk since 1998.
Tel: 01953 886816 Mobile: 07501 728378

New Buckenham Recycling Scheme
Collecting centre at New Buckenham, New Village Hall or call Tel: 861367 to arrange collection.
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Trades and Services - Household

Houghton Home Repairs
Cliff Houghton Handyman
075941 79744

Peter Richardson Picture Framing
All types of framing undertaken. Large range of mouldings, mounts etc. No job too small or large. Competitive prices
3 Mill Cottages, Mill Road, Old Buckenham. Tel: 860103.

Richard Jourdan Flooring
Supply and fitting service of all floorcoverings - carpets, vinyl, wood. Domestic and contract.
Mole End, Station Road, Eccles, Norfolk, NR16 2JG. Tel: 887291.

TV, Video and Audio Service
Repairs, service and sales. Satellite and aerial installations.
Robert Patrick, Station Road, Eccles. Tel: 887633.

T Riches and Sons Approved Coal Merchant.
Family run business for over 65 years. Free delivery or yard sales.
The Mill, Banham. Yard open 6 days a week (Sat 8am-12noon)
Tel: 887253 or 860466.

John Bayles Pianos
Piano Tuning and Repairs - New, Traditional and Modern Pianos - Piano Rentals - Piano Sales plus Part Exchange - Stools and Accessories.
4 Dorset Close, Attleborough, Norfolk, NR17 2HW.  01953 456654
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Wilkins Chimney Sweep
Wilkins Power Clean

Wilkins Chimney Sweep
Traditional and power sweeping service.
Tel: 01953 861142 Web

Wilkins Power Clean
WE CLEAN... Block Paving, Patio & Paving Slabs, Imprinted Concrete, Decking, Tarmac.
Tel: 01953 861142 Web:

Trades and Services - Gardens/Flowers

Abie Raynsford
Friendly female Decorator and Gardener. Experienced, thorough to a high finish and I love the work. Very reasonable rates with free quotation.
Mobile: 07980 979992 Email:

Plant nursery specialising in ornamental plants with aromatic foliage as well as other choice perennials. Open April to October, Fri - Sun and Bank Holidays, 10.00am - 5.00pm. Leys Lane, Old Buckenham. Tel: 887713.

AR Green Qualified Tree Surgeon
Felling, pruning, tree and hedge management. Tel: 498102 or 07903 570581

Bridge Farm Tree Services
All aspects of tree surgery undertaken. Tel: 01379 687371. Web:

Broadland Tree Services
Tree surgery, consultancy, landscaping, stump grinding, woodchippings for sale
Sycamore House, Tanning Lane, New Buckanham. Tel: 860370. Web:

Carriageman for fencing
Larch lap & Closeboard panels, Fence posts, post and Rail fencing, pub style picnic tables.
buckenham priory, Abbey Road. Tel: 861224.

Emerald Tree Services Old Buckenham
Fully Insured • Felling •Precision Dismantling •Crown Reductions and Lifting •Storm Damage Repair •Conifer Removal •Hedge Trimming •Chipper and 'man' for hire 
FREE ESTIMATES All Areas Covered
John Davison Mobile: 07901 917081

The Garden Enclosure
New garden shop selling plants, gardening essentials, wildlife feeds and habitats, gift ideas. By the ticket kiosk at Banham Zoo. Tel: 01953 888043. Web:

Homecare Landscaping
Garden clearance, all types of gardens designed and planted. Garden maintenance.
Tel: 456071 or 452232
Mobile: 07785 308423.

Giles Adams
For maintenance of gardens, Amenity Areas, Paddocks, Forest and Conservation Sites. All sizes of projects undertaken - equipment provided if required.
Fen Street, Old Buckenham. Tel: 454337. Mobile: 07799 856347.

Sheila Bullen
Beautiful flowers arranged for all occasions. Personal attention. Tel: 888710.Tall Trees Nursery
Ornamental and fruit trees, shrubs, conifers, heathers, hedging plants.
New Buckenham Road, Old Buckenham
Tel: 860412.

Jim's Mowing
Call us for- Lawn Mowing,Hedge Trimming,Garden Clean ups,Turf Laying, New Fencing and repairs, patios,Garden make overs etc.
Telephone Duncan Moore on 07961 936 424, or e-mail Visit our website at to find out more.

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Trades and Services - Pets

Fusspots Boarding Cattery
Roughlands Farm, Grove Road, Old Buckenham, Norfolk, NR171PJ
Mobile: 07828 300271.
Phone: 01953 860044

Aldertree Gundogs
Boarding kennels, Breeders of Labradors, Golden Retrievers, English Spring and Cocker Spaniels
New Buckneham Road, Old Buckenham. Tel: 01953 860551.Animal Hutches, kennels, nesting boxes, bird tables.
Richard Tel: 01953 887603 Mobile: 07901 680465.

Hounds at Home
Offering a professional 1-2-1 dog sitting service in the comfort of your own home. covering south Norfolk. I live in the customers home while they are away
Contact Maureen on 07972031948

Woof Love. Dog Walking Service & Pop in Pet Service
Long walk, short walk, company for your cat or a treat for your rabbit. Whatever your pets requires, give me a call.
07581209550 or email:

Smylee Pets
Smylee Pets, Haugh Corner Farm, Heath Road, Banham, NR16 2DG
Tel: 01953 861266 E-mail: Web:
Offering a vast selection of pet food and accessories at competitive prices
Open Monday to Friday 9 am to 5 pm

Southfork Luxury Boarding Cattery
Also pet products - free home delivery.
Gallows Lane, Eccles, NR16 2JJ
Tel: 887517.

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Trades and Services - Motoring

CAMSCENTRE Caravan and motorhome service centre
Caravan and motorhome servicing,repairs,mot and insurance quotes upon request.
Mobile service van and onsite facilities available.
01953 667989

Banham Taxi Service
Local, long distance, airports, pre-bookings, parcel delivery,
Tel: 888317 - 24 hours.

Banham Vehicle Services Ltd
Service and repairs for all makes of cars, vans and trucks. MOT for Class 4 and 7 vehicles. We also supply LGV Class 1 Drivers to companies and temperature controlled distribution vehicles.
Tel: 887275.

Bumbles Vintage Wedding Cars
Special cars for your special occasion. Full details and to view the cars please contact Martin on 887216.Castle Hill Garage
MOT (incl Sun), Servicing, paraffin, coal and water softener salt sold.
Norwich Road, New Buckenham. Tel: 860374.

Dingles Motor Group Ltd., Attleborough
Accident repairs, Car Hire, New and Used Toyota sales, servicing and parts. New and Used Ford sales, servicing and parts. All make repairs, servicing and parts. MOT Station. Rapid Fit Tyres and exhausts for all makes at competitive prices. Fuel Supplies including LPG and conversions.
All can be found at
UK's No1 online mobile tyre and battery specialist. We come to your driveway or place of work. Up to 40% less than leading tyre depots.
Tel: 0800 028 9000. Web:
(Old Buckenham)

Mill House Garage
The Mill House Garage is an authorised MOT testing centre, offering a comprehensive qualified service for a wide range of cars and light commercial vans - with a team that are committed to providing a friendly and professional service with great customer care for all our clients – whether it’s a repair to a bicycle puncture or a full service for a Rolls Royce!
The Common, New Buckenham. Tel: 860572 Website:

Mobile Mechanic
Mechanical repairs and servicing. 20 years experience. Tel 888196.

Norfolk and Beyond Private Hire
The specialist in local and long distance private hire. 1st class air conditioned comfort using a Ford Galaxy Ghia 6 seat people carrier for any destination in the UK or on the continent. All airports/seaports as well as local journeys, club runs and sports events, functions and excursions, let Norfolk and Beyond take you there.
Tel: 455203 or 07775 628958 (Mobile)

Champagne Classics
Small family concern hiring classic Morris Minors for weddings and other special occasions.

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Trades and Services - Computers/Photography

Coombe Video 
Wedding video & video services, Norwich, Norfolk. Wedding video/DVD packages to suit everyone.
Coombe Video Productions, 89 Beloe Avenue, Norwich, Norfolk, NR5 9BL, UK
Tel: 01603 747990 Mobile: 07774731417
Email: Web:

Chris Lotarius
Photography - Motorsport (Individuals or Events), Advertising and Editorial, Portraits (Home or Location) Weddings
2 Station Road, Eccles, Norfolk, NR16 2JG
Tel: 887213 Mobile: 07881 911664.

Ivans Photographic
Offering a complete wedding photographic service that is personal and tailor made to suit your needs.
1 Barbers Yard, Old Buckenham, Norfolk, NR17 1RW
Tel: 860726 Mobile: 07766 284260 Web:

Sarah Bush
Contemporary wedding and portrait photography
3 King Street, New Buckenham, Norfolk, NR16 2AF. Tel: 861484.

Bailiwick IT Services.
Our Services include: Upgrades, Repairs, Sales of new & refurbished systems, Virus & Malware removal, Lost Data Retrieval, Software sales & upgrades, Networks installed plus much more.
Quotations for any job big or small supplied in advance for total clarity in the cost.
Bailwick IT Services , 27 The Bailiwick, East Harling, Norwich – NR16 2NF
T: 01953 718421 M: 07928 326008 Email: Website:

Systems Help - Computers
Help and advice, new and second hand computers and peripherals. Repairs and upgrades, Website creation. Home or office visits.
Unit 1, Old Hall Barns, Hall Road, Carlton Rode.
Tel: 789944 Web:

Oliver Smith Computer Services
For all your computer troubles! 07930137230

Wright Productions
Would you like a unique DVD of your family event, for example Birthday Party, Christening etc? Contact Henry Wright to discuss your requirements. References and examples are available on request. Tel: 01953 788680

Trades and Services - Business to Business

AB Consulting
Project management to support economic & community development projects, including bid writing for grant funding and business plan development.
Tel: 887670.

Ariel Design
Website design service. Tel 888326. Web:

Burbank Development
Website design & development, freelance computer programming
Tel: 01953 887909

Cris de Boos
Accountancy and taxation services and advice.
The White House, Eccles, Quidenham NR16 2PB. Tel: 887277 Email:

Chris Lotarius
Photography - Motorsport (Individuals or Events), Advertising and Editorial, Portraits (Home or Location) Weddings
2 Station Road, Eccles, Norfolk, NR16 2JG
Tel: 887213 Mobile: 07881 911664.

Daniel Long Illustration
Illustration and design for print, animation and digital.
Tel: 07539123464

Dialogue Language Services
Language, culture training solutions, translation and interpreting services.
Ash House, Heath Road, Banham, NR16 2DG
Tel: 860843 Fax: 0870 1337956
Web: Email :

East Anglian Data Recovery Services
A company specialising in the retrieval of lost data from all types of hard drives. It is a service available to both personal and business users alike.

Greystoke Graphics
Design for print and the web.
Email: Web:

Mainline Internet
Corporate e-mail specialists.
Tel: 860225 web:

Mulberry Services
Bookkeeping and Administration Services
14 Scrumpy Way, Banham, Norfolk, NR16 2SU
Tel: 01953 888879 Mobile: 07799 072769 Email:

The Norfolk Scale and Till Company
Supply of cash registers, scales, scanning systems, till rolls, credit card rolls. Hire a till from £12.77 per month.
9 Campion Way, Attleborough, Norfolk, NR17 1QN. Tel/Fax 01953 451763. Mob: 0786 276 1313.
Email : Web:

Information & help

Citizens Advice Bureau
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Emma Archer Personal Trainer
Fully qualified female personal trainer providing one to one personal training at home, garden or in the gym. Individual program taylored to clients goals & fitness. Free initial consultation. For further information email, phone 07793592391 or find me on Facebook

Rosedale Funeral Home
Chapel of Rest is Yard House, High Street, Attleborough, Norfolk. NR17 2EH. (01953) 452538
We are a qualified family run, independant funeral directors (no attachment to any larger nationwide run organisations) who arrange and carry out funerals according to the families wishes.

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