Feb 27 2012

Introducing 10 North East Businesses (+ Competitions)

Welcome To Our First Promotional Blog Post


10 North East Businesses

We hope you enjoy the post and find the local businesses interesting

Look out for the Businesses with offers/competitions!


Babystepz is a great new website to help families in the North East. It quickly shows child-friendly places to visit eg leisure centres, restaurants, farm attractions; places to stay; and activities varying from baby-signing to music classes. We are keen to list as many places and activities as possible – business listings are free.

Babystepz is also establishing an active Facebook community to share your experiences – please help us grow this community.

Contact:   Website   Facebook   Twitter


Quay IT Solutions is the North East’s premier IT Company offering support and maintenance to both business and home users.

We have worked with a variety of business’s both large and small making sure that their technology needs are met.  With clients in industry, education, data storage and accountancy we have the knowledge and experience to tailor your IT requirements to suit you.

We provide support for all business sizes and personal home computers.

We are giving away 2 months free IT support to all business maintenance accounts bought before 1st April and we offer a flat fee of only £25 per job for home call outs.

Social media followers receive extra discounts.

Contact:   Email   Website   Facebook   Twitter   Support Desk 0191 300 6229


mrs L cards is a publisher of design-led greetings cards based in the seaside town of Whitley Bay. We offer a fabulous selection of cards and prints which are all designed, printed and lovingly hand-finished here in the North East of England.

mrs L’s range of cards and prints feature quirky imagery, strong typographical statements and colourful button characters which are sure to brighten anyone’s day.

Alongside the collection of cards, we also offer personalised prints and are happy to accommodate commissions and bespoke work.

mrs L cards are currently stocked in a variety of boutiques, museums and online stores across the country.

Contact:   Email   Website   Facebook   Twitter   Call 07812 184 307


UK Credit Services are a dedicated and commercially aware company who specialise within the B2B Credit Referencing Services, Landlord Solutions, Business Development Data and Debt Recovery Sector. Our aim is to ensure that you protect your cash flow or property investment and increase your revenues: we call these Business Processes.

Based in Newcastle upon Tyne, our company is the only one of its kind in the UK offering Credit Referencing Reports to businesses and professional service providers on a flexible and affordable, contract-free monthly subscription. Our other Proactive Solutions and Reactive Services are also offered on unique and flexible terms.

Regardless of the size of your organisation we would be delighted to talk to you and advice on what business process is best suited for you.

Contact:   Email    Website    Twitter(Alex)   Twitter(Simon)   Call 0845 371 3380

Address: Cobalt 3.1, Silver Fox Way, Cobalt Business Park, Newcastle upon Tyne NE27 0QJ


Charlie’s Home Angels is a family run business based on Teesside specialising in domestic cleaning and household chores. We offer a 24 Hour Service, 365 days a year.

Our angels can help you with a variety of household chores, including all aspects of domestic cleaning inside and out including ironing, shopping and washing. We can even take care of your house whilst you’re away!

We also provide a dedicated commercial and emergency cleaning service.

We select our cleaner’s very carefully. Each one is Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) checked. We conduct an in-depth interview to assess whether the cleaner is “Angel” material.

Sign up for a Home Angel now to receive our special offer: Pay for your first two weeks cleaning and get your third week for free!

Contact:   Email   Website   Facebook   Twitter   Call 01642 761980 or 07973 517529


Sweeten your world! There is so much pleasure in baking and a great sense of warmth about a home filled with the aroma of freshly baked goodies – a perfect way to spoil the people near and dear to you.

Check out Baked By Me charmingly packaged cookie mixes. The dry ingredients are lovingly layered in a glass jar and each jar comes complete with easy baking instructions. All you need to add is some butter and an egg!

Perfect little gifts for both adults and children. Happy Baking!

Follow us on Twitter and Facebook for interesting updates.

Contact:   Website   Facebook   Twitter


It’s all become too samey samey! Fit Camp North East led the way by opening the first Bootcamp in Newcastle. But every GI Joe now teaches a bootcamp, Immitators there are many, competitors but few. So, its time to step it up!

We are leading the way again by revamping the whole structure and offering more from your bootcamp experience!

If you are keen to find out more get in touch on Facebook @ FIt Camp North East or on Twitter @FItCampNE and book a week for FREE absolutely NO STRINGS ATTACHED, at worst you get a free week of entirely new and improved sessions and drop 6-10lbs in a week, not bad in anyone’s book!

Contact:   Email   Website   Facebook   Twitter


Roloca’s Realm make and supply different kinds of party bags containing age appropriate toys and sweets for babies, children and teenagers for all sorts of occasions and events.  A range of different party bag styles to choose from depending in on the occasion or event, and budget.  

Party bags can be given out on a variety of occasions, as a reward or treat, or just to say ‘Thank You’…  

There are many events where party bags may be given out such as fairs, sponsored events, or to promote something – the possibilities are endless! Remember – Roloca’s Realm party bags are not just for birthdays!  Our prices vary to suit every budget with party bags ranging from £1 up to £10.

Sue Dodds-Crouth

Contact:  Email    Website   Facebook   Twitter   Call (07903) 086010

Address: PO Box 210, Ashington, NE63 3ES


Make Scents Limited is a family run company specialising in bath and body products tailor made for you as well as offering a core range of products available to purchase in store and online.

We open our first store in Hartlepool on Saturday 3rd March and are pleased to be stockists of a varied range of stunning handcrafted items from UK wide artists alongside our products!

We have children’s ‘Make and Take’ craft club four times a week, pre-school craft daily drop in and ladies social evenings as well as parties and workshops. You can even see us making our products in store!

Not only that, we can always be found at events across the North East and North Yorkshire.

Heidi Readman-ahmed – Director

Contact:   Email   Website   Facebook   Twitter   LinkedIn   Call 07735040562

Address: Make Scents Limited, Unit 18, The Arches, Park Road, Hartlepool, TS24 7PW


Messy little makers offers messy, sensory play sessions for 9 months to 5 years. Each week children can discover new and exciting themes…explore splodging paint…squelching goo..splashing water…squishing playdough and messy making…all designed with fun in mind!!

They get to be creative and take their masterpiece home…The sessions offer parents and their little one a unique experience, as messy play is very important for a child’s development we encourage restriction free play, what looks like mess on the surface is essentially a learning experience for a child. It’s all the fun without any of the clearing up!!

The sessions are currently term time with one off specials during the school holidays (mixed themed sessions 9mnths-10yrs).


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