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Scott Langton from SJ Langton Butchers, the Square, Glenfield, is offering to deliver fresh or cooked meat in the area with free delivery.
Carpenter & Joiner – General Building (Markfield)
N & D Billing Building Contracts
Contact: – Nigel Billing Email: – firstname.lastname@example.org
Tel: – 01530 243789 Mob: – 07866 518907
Linda Kneafsey is offering cleaning services. Free quotation on request.
Email: – email@example.com
Unisex clothing, shoes and accessories. Urban streetwear and festival fashion. Many unique one-off items. Lipsense super stay lipstick. Hair braiding available.
Clothing alterations. Bespoke outfits and accessories. Custom pushchairs. Custom art. Re-upholstery. Face coverings.
Email: – firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: – 07984 306148
Counselling, Coaching, Mediation and Rewind Trauma Therapy
Tamar Challis is offering Counselling, Coaching, Mediation and Rewind Trauma Therapy. Working online over Zoom during the pandemic, but after the pandemic Tamar is offering home visits to elderly residents who are unable to visit her office in Anstey. Registered Accredited member of the National Counselling Society.
Email:- email@example.com Tel: – 07763 254000
Website: – www.hivecounsellingleics.com
Dairy Farm Shop
Leedham Farm (1.5 miles from Thornton)
Vending machine dispensing milk and much more – open 7 am to 7pm 7 days a week.
‘Pop up’ marquee farm shop open every Saturday 10am -3pm.
Farm milk and cream plus semi and skimmed milk available, Windmill Inn pies £3.50 each or 3 for £10. Sausages, bacon from Greenfield’s. Fresh bread, fruit & veg, yoghurts, cakes and plenty more. See the website for more information.
All outdoors. Cash & cards both accepted
Lindridge Farm, Lindridge Lane, Leicester, LE9 9FD,
Email: – firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: – 07908 007935
Fish & Chips
The fish and chip van is back in the village on a Friday afternoon. Here until about 6pm. Not sure where they park up to serve, but is in Highfields around 4.30pm.
Thornton Service Station is situated on the edge of the beautiful village of Thornton…
“The garage is a family run business which has built up a good customer base, we are welcoming new customers and will give you an honest assessment on the vehicle whilst maintaining a high level of workmanship.
With vast knowledge and experience we use the latest diagnostic and engine scan utilities with trained mechanics to analyse the data. This means that we can service and maintain the newest of vehicles.
Open six days a week, working on cars, light commercial vehicles, horse boxes and trailers we are a team you can trust to sort out your motoring problems.We offer vast array of services from repairs, servicing, tyres, MOTs to mention a few. We offer a free collection and delivery service within a 5 mile radius”.
26 Merrylees Road Thornton
Email: – email@example.com
Tel: – 01530 230289
Website – http://www.thorntongarage.co.uk
Matt Goddard is offering tree work, hedge trimming etc. Contact for a quote.
Email: – firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: – 07855 559381
Selection of unique cards (5” x 7”) – by Thornton resident photographer Gill Tapping
The cards are mainly of Thornton and surrounding area within the National Forest.
Blank inside for your own message – high quality thick card and envelope – in cellophane sleeve – £2.50 per card or 5 for £10
Contact: – Gillatphotography – email@example.com – 07719 882144
Some examples below – please note – all copyright protected
Tom Orme is offering his services as a gas safe registered heating engineer.
Email: – firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: – 07968 231991
Gemma Powell, formerly of Hawthorne Dr, but now living in Stanton under Bardon, is offering to do your ironing for £10 per hour. Already has many customers in Thornton. Free collection and drop off.
Email: – email@example.com
Mr Harrison has a local landscape business. Hard landscaping – Driveways, new lawns, decking, fencing, artificial turf, patios, planters. Free quotations. Fully insured. Taking bookings from June 2021
Email: – firstname.lastname@example.org
Website: – www.leicesterlandscapers.co.uk
Bagworth outdoor market – 9am – 1pm every Wednesday at Bagworth Community Centre
The mobile library visits Thornton in the afternoon on the third Tuesday of every month.
Telephone: 0116 305 3565
Loan period – Books can be borrowed for free, for a month from a mobile library.
19th Jan – 16th Feb – 16th Mar – 20th Apr – 18th May – 15th Jun
20th Jul – 17th Aug – 21st Sep – 19th Oct – 16th Nov – 21st Dec
Painting & Decorating
Dave Goodburn, painter and decorator is willing to offer ‘a great rate’ to Thornton and Merrylees residents, contact him for a free quote.
Email: – dave@DG-decorators.co.uk
Website: – www.DG-decorators.co.uk
Property and garden maintenance
For all aspects of property and garden maintenance contact Callum Mitchell for a quote – 07455 211057
Thornton resident, ‘Alexia Claire’ shares her passion for British Wildlife through her hand-illustrated wildlife stationery. She designs ,creates and sells stationery and giftware featuring British wildlife through her own website, NotOnTheHighStreet and Etsy as well as to retail and at local design and craft fairs. Alexia is also an extremely accomplished illustrator – see her website for more information.
Emma’s Travel is a local taxi firm, based in Merrylees, established in 1997. It is a family run business with a personal touch, offering transfers to and from all UK airports, theme parks, shows, theatre, towns and cities, group transport on match days, stag and hen parties, weekends away, school runs etc.
Vehicles:- 6 seater multi purpose vehicles up to 8, 11, 14 & 16 seat minibuses.
“Emma’s Travel pride themselves in professionalism and punctuality – big enough to fulfill your needs and small enough to offer that caring touch”
Contact Lyn or Nick Branston on Email: – email@example.com or
Tel:- 07967 650006 or 01455 828279
Dave and Chris usually visit Thornton on a Monday.
Contact them on Tel: – 07732 070457 or email: – firstname.lastname@example.org