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Ace-it Academy Tuition centres NI
Hi everyone, we are a tuition centre originally based in Omagh. We offer specialist tuition services from highly qualified and dyslexia specialist teachers. Our approach is to embed modern learning techniques by bringing learning to life. Multi sensory teaching and learning is key to our success. We will be offering some free resources for parents to use.…
A little about us.. I have 2 boys, 19 and 3 and my youngest is my beautiful daughter Amelie Mia who is 22 months and who I have created AmMia for (the Am stands for And Mummy).
Amelie was diagnosed at birth with Down syndrome that devastated us all. Thankfully I think I’m coming to the end of the grieving process which I now know is quite normal but hadn’t at the time.…
Anahata Body & Soul
I life in Bangor Co Down but am originally from just outside Enniskillen. I am mum to a 10 year old boy. I have been practicing Reiki for just over 10 years but recently thought that maybe other people could feel the benefit of it.
In my experience Reiki aids relaxation, assists in the body’s natural healing processes, and helps to develop emotional, mental, and spiritual well-being.…
Mrs Avril Annett
Emotional Wellbeing Coach. NLP Practitioner. Ollie Coach.
I’m Avril, I’m married with four children, aged 26, 23, 20 and 17. I am also Nanny to my 4 year old grandson. I worked as a Mental Health Nurse before I became a stay at home mum to my youngest child. She was unable to attend school for long periods due to severe anxiety and very low mood.…
Mrs Claire Bain
I work with clients to achieve clarity and direction for business and personal results. My approach is to coach clients to develop plans and a pathway for implementation. My passion is to support clients maintain motivation, overcome the challenges and achieve success.
Claire adds value by drawing on the skills and knowledge she has gained from 26 years of her leadership and management experience both as a business manager and as a consultant.…
Over 12 years experience in beauty , sales and senior management within the premium beauty sector with brands such as MAC and Estée Lauder .
I have two loves , makeup and people .
I work as a Qualified makeup artist , specialising in occasion , editorial and 1:1 or group lessons . I am based at my home studio , but travel throughout .…
Mourne Pebble Design
I am a Pebble Artist who lives in the shadow of the Mournes at Katesbridge. I have always lost myself in creativity and over the years have developed a passion for my natural surroundings, appreciating how nature grasps the landscape and sculpts everything in its path. My work focuses purely on natural materials sourced from the local environment, with emphasis solely on pebbles.…
Bridgeen King Hairdressing and Hair Loss Clinic
Northern Ireland Stylist of the Year 2016
Northern Ireland Stylist of the Year 2017
Irish Stylist of the Year 2017
Ulster Tatler Salon of the Year 2017
Salon of the year 2018
Local Woman Award of the Year 2019
Hair Loss Clinic of the Year 2019
We are a hard working, ambitious and award winning team of hairdressing professionals with over 20 years experience in the sector.…
Mrs Tracy Burrows
Mrs Claire Butler
Hi everyone, I’m Claire from Claire Butler Photography based in Ballynahinch, Co. Down.
Working as a Full Time Professional Portrait Photographer, specialising in Maternity, Newborn and Fine Art Portraits. My portrait studio is based outside Ballynahinch, Co.Down.
I am fully trained in new-born safety, fully insured and an experienced mum myself.
I offer a wide range of services from Maternity portraits, newborn portrait sessions, sitter sessions, cake smash and family portraits.…
Clare Hegarty Nutrition
Hi, My name is Clare Hegarty. I am a nutritionist and a health coach and a mum of 3 – the motivation for doing what I do today.
Once in a busy corporate career, managing large multinational teams and businesses, I now specialise in empowering women to transform their own and their families’ health.…
Diane’s Dresser Sustainable Stylist
I help people with their clothes and wardrobes. When you know the colours and styles that truly suit you, it is easy to pull an outfit together and you always have plenty to wear and look good in!
Creating a sustainable wardrobe means that you can wear ALL of your clothes and be able to mix n match them, to suit your lifestyle. …
I guess this is the start of our new book, while our first journey is still unfolding. Petite Props by AmMia is our new venture as a newborn and baby prop vendor and a continuation from the growth and support many have shown us. If you haven’t read our story of how AmMia was born, you can find it here
From our new beginnings..…
Dandy Lion Holywood
Dandy Lion Holywood – is situated in Audley Court, beside The Bay Tree restaurant. I just wanted a tea and cinnamon bun, but when I saw the lovely little shop that was up for rent, I thought – what the heck, why not?! – I have a full time job as a Creative Director for a health supplements wholesaler, and to be honest hadn’t really thought out the whole opening and running a shop thing in much detail – other than, Im sure Im capable of doing this…lol.…
Claire is a CBT Therapist with over five years experience working within Primary mental health care.
Trained in Nutrition and founded Eatology in early 2018.
Eatology is a Professional service which supports individuals with Weight Management and Well-being from a non-diet approach.
Specialist in helping women overcome disordered relationship with food and body imag
Hi there, I own a bridal boutique in the heart of Newry – now in my 14th year – which I am very proud of and of course seen a lot of highs and lows over the years!
We have served countless brides and their bridesmaids over the years and offer a specialised in house alterations and veil making service.…
Mrs Janice English
Avon Rep based in Bangor & local areas.
Gemma Alderdice – Travel Counsellors
Gemma is one of a global network of friendly and professional travel experts providing personalised travel arrangements for leisure and business customers.
At Travel Counsellors we believe that your travel arrangements deserve a lot more respect than staring at a screen and ticking a few boxes. After all, if your holiday’s not exactly right, you can’t send it back!…
Good Food Nutrition
I’m Aine Boyle, a Registered Nutritional Therapist (DipNTmBANT CNHC), Chef and Health Coach.
I work with women who want to take control of their body and health, lose those stubborn extra pounds, feel more energetic, sleep better and feel fabulous every day even when lack of time, motivation or old habits seem to stop them reaching their health goals. …
Goody Training Solutions
Providing quality affordable First Aid, Health, Safety and Food Safety training throughout Northern Ireland.
We also provide a HACCP Consultancy service
See below Paediatric First Aid Course
Owner and Founder
Hello ladies, thought now I had more time on my hands, I should take this opportunity to re-introduce myself! I’m Jill Gordon, and would describe myself as a bit of a perfectionist, too compassionate but witty on occasions with a bit of madness thrown in. My favourite thing to do in life is laugh (usually at myself).…
Mrs Jacqueline Suzanne Hamilton
Although Jacqueline is based in Seaforde Co. Down she works all over Northern Ireland.
She has lived abroad and in London, although it was always her and her husband’s dream to move back home and build their own dream home.
Jacqueline has a degree in Fine Art although she has always been an avid interior designer in all of the properties that she has lived in and she discovered that she had a real flair for it and started to do up properties to sell.…
Helen McMahon Independent Tropic Skincare Ambassador
Tropic was founded by Susie Ma and is backed by Lord Sugar (The Apprentice fame!)
All our products are naturally derived, are free from any toxic chemicals or harsh preservatives, are gluten free and are vegan.
We offer a range of skincare, body care and makeup.
Tropic is the fastest growing skincare brand in the UK for the 3rd year running
Although I am based in Bangor I host parties anywhere and have customers in Counties Antrim, Tyrone, Armagh, Fermanagh and Down.…
07889652434 Linzi Hoare
Hello Everyone, My name is Linzi & Mum of 1 to 20month old Jaxson. My business idea was visualised back in 2015 when I sadly lost my 52 year old mother to breast cancer just 2 years after my mother in law. I spent countless days pencilling in brows, in between treatments when brows were literally nonexistent.…
I am a Salon Owner and specialise in Semipermanent Eyelash Extensions, Henna Brows, Brow Lamination, Waxing, Lash Lifts and Nails.
I am sure also an Accredited Trainer with The Beauty Guild. I teach all the treatments I do to small groups or on a 1-2-1 basis.
My newest courses are Beginner Brows. This course is for complete beginner taking the student to brow expert.…
Logan IT Services
Logan IT Services we help small businesses achieve the very best from technology. We create beautiful responsive websites, fully optimised for mobile browsing. We are based in County Down and have over 20 years of experience.
Mrs Martina Maguire
Making Life Easier – A helping hand for you, your family or your business
Organise Me NI
Organise Me NI is an exciting new service available to families, businesses and busy executives who require a helping hand to achieve their goals.
Whether that’s planning an event, family party or client entertainment, finding the perfect gift for him/ her/ the kids or simply organising a team building event to motivate and refresh your staff.…
Lorna Theresa Manley
Hello Ladies, my name is Lorna and I live just outside Newry in the country and I LOVE it!!! I spent 15 years of my career working in London as a corporate political risk broker. Yes a mouthful – I also LOVED it!!! We had our first child in London and my husband and I decided when we started having a family we would move home (my home, rather than his – he is from outside Manchester).…
07976564834 Vivian Mckinnon
Hello lovely mummies ❤️
Let me start by telling you a bit about me.
I am 48 with a legend of a husband and 3 kids (Garry 29, Hayley 21, and Sonny 6) originally from Scotland but been in NI since Aug 2010.
In Scotland I worked with YP who were within the care system and supported them through the transition from being looked after and accommodated to independent living providing social, domestic and Mental Health support.…
Mrs Anne McSorley
Apart from my own travel experiences, I have constant up-to-date industry training and have been specially trained to understand accessible travel requirements whether it is due to mobility, sensory or other special requirements. We are making all types of travel experiences accessible to all. I have been accredited as an ‘Aussie Specialist’ by Tourism Australia and I am accredited by the Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA).…
Owner D4 Digital Consulting
Hi, I’m Nicola, my business is D4 Digital Consulting and I specialise in working with entrepreneurs and local business owners, helping them to define and streamline their digital marketing efforts to get the best results and make a real impact. I am a Digital Marketing Consultant, Business Strategist and certified Client Acquisition Specialist.
I am based in Crossgar and work with you 1:1, online or in-person, to put the right strategies and systems in place to help you drive sales and create more profit and freedom in your business.…
Ms Julie-Anne Mullan
I am from near Annalong having lived and worked in Lesotho, Africa and Holland as social worker (RVH), development worker, and birth professional. Most of my sessions are online with clients all over, but I’m hopeful to support NI women as it serves the community. I focus on making fear a thing of the past for women who have experienced birth trauma and are hesitantly considering whether to embark on pregnancy again.…
I make bespoke headpiece for every occasions, pieces available to buy & hire
Music Bugs North Down
Sensory, play-based music and singing classes for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.
40 minute classes for 0-5 year olds featuring pom poms, hobby horses, parachutes, puppets, bubbles, scarves, teddies and lots of wonderful percussion instruments!
Expect traditional nursery rhymes, counting songs, finger-play rhymes, knee bouncers and action songs, as well as some new songs. Come along and enjoy quality time with your little one making music together!…
Norwex by Christina Dickson
Christina is a Norwex Consultant who lives in Bangor.
Integrity – Trust – Respect – these are the core values of Norwex and they are evident in the products we offer, the service we provide and the quality of the product performance.
Norwex has led the microfibre industry for over 20 years and our cutting edge technology helps you radically reduce chemicals in your home and live more sustainably.…
Hi I’m Toni the proud owner and manager of Hillside Holiday Home and Lodge in Rostrevor village. Running a hospitality business is something I have always wanted to do and I am delighted its now become my reality. I am thrilled that I am enjoying it even more than I imagined I would – phew lol.…
On Target Resources
On Target Resources writes and publishes Transfer Test practice papers and GCSE Maths practice papers. Our aim is to create resources that closely replicate the real exams your child will be sitting to give them the best possible practice experience. We write AQE and GL papers and revision books and the latest addition to our offering is GCSE Maths practice papers. …
Mrs Sandra Parry FInstAM
My Virtual Executive Assistant business (SP Solutions Bangor) launched SP Solutions Bangor in April of 2018 (part time) and very soon after, I found myself operating full time. After careful thought about the direction I wish to take my business (and some marketing training), I redesigned my business model in the latter part of 2020 and now specialise in Minute Taking, Transcription and Document Design.…
Pearl Redesigns LTD
Interior design, hand-painted kitchens and furniture, and upcycling/painting workshops. We repurpose and reuse your preloved things creating new designs for years to come. We create beautiful happy homes. Get inspired by colour and design. Let us help you realise the dream of an amazing space that best suits your lifestyle and budget. We love to combine treasured vintage finds with new items designing and restyling your home.…
Robinson Financial Services
At Robinson Financial Services our mission is to ensure each of our clients live life peacefully knowing they are fully financially protected.
We are there for you throughout the life term of every agreement set up with us, from the initial advice, application, set up, queries and claims, we’ve got you covered. 🙂
Our Services include:
Personal Protection Cover –
Critical Illness Cover
Private Medical Insurance
Family Income Benefit
Business Protection Cover –
Key Person Protection
Business Loan Protection
Wills & Trusts
But to Lets
Asset Finance – Finance to allow you to purchase the things you require for the running of your business (vehicles, plant, machinery, equipment and more)
Commercial loans – Both long and short-term loans, unsecured and secured, to help your business grow and to help with cash flow management (tax bills, professional indemnity fees, expansions, cash flow and more)
To find out more about the products, please feel free to contact Nicole who will be able to help with any queries you may have:
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I have just started a new craft business the painting mum. It came out of lock down and has been an idea for a few years. I recycle all the jars bottles and make them for all occasions. My ethos is about reducing, reusing and recycling but making something pretty in the process. I am a mum to Sophie aged nearly 4!…
My name is Olivia and I have been a nurse for 15 years. I have always had an interest in complimentary therapies but when I developed hypermobility syndrome and fibromyalgia which left me with constant pain and fatigue it inspired me to explore the natural therapies further. The reduction of my pain levels and boost in energies that finding KCR has given me has had a huge impact on my daily life.…
Sinead Lunny Speech & Drama Banbridge
Sinead Lunny Speech & Drama
“As a child, I lived for competing in local Speech and Drama festivals, passing my graded Speech and Drama examinations, participating in debating competitions and musicals at school and taking part in shows with amateur dramatic societies. Time for me to guide others in the same direction and ignite the same passion in them!”
Public Speaking NI
Corporate and private client Public Speaking coaching offered in groups or one-to-ones.…
More About Me | Life Coach Belfast | North Down | Reset life coaching| Rosa Stevens
My name is Rosa Stevens. I am based in the friendly Northern Ireland. I am the founder of Reset Life Coaching. I’m seriously lucky to do a job I love so much, and I’ve been blessed with success. However, I believe my greatest assets as a coach are my own personal and professional experience, my empathy and non judgemental character enable me to really understand what is going on for others.…
Mrs Emma Stewart
I specialise in creating stunning wedding cakes fit for the most luxurious of venues. I believe that my flawless finishes, delicate details and sugar flowers seamlessly blend to exude elegance and class. As this level of attention to detail takes time, I am committed to taking no more than one to two wedding cake commissions per week even during peek wedding season.…
Nobody wants to go into a care home and we believe that home is where the heart is. T-GEM Healthcare facilitates vulnerable adults to remain living in their own homes for as long as they possibly can by providing them with the help and support they need to remain independent. From 30 minutes a day to 24/7 care, you name it, we can provide it.…
The Incredible Life
Hi, my name is Natalie Dewhurst, I am a mum to 4 boys. I was born and grew up in the South of Manchester where I met my husband. We made the big decision in 2014 to move our family to Northern Ireland.
Special needs has been about of our lives ever since my eldest son was born in 2008.…
Ultimate Interior Design
I am a mother to my wonderful son, Daniel, a wife to my best friend, Sean and a keeper of an ever-increasing menagerie of pets. I graduated from the University of Ulster, Belfast – Surface Pattern Design in 1995, and the British Academy of Interior Design, London – Professional Interior Design in 2017. I have carried out many private design commissions, some for high profile clients in the textile, carpet, glass and equine industries.…
Ms Babs Whelan
Located in Belfast and Downpatrick, Barbie Bakes Cakes is a wedding cake designer bakery that specialises in handcrafted and personally designed wedding cakes – all made from scratch using only the finest and freshest ingredients – and local produce where available!…
Hello! I’d love to give you a little bit more insight into what I do 🙋🏼♀️
Im a registered nurse and have worked in healthcare for over 20 years, mostly in acute critical care.
What I’ve come to realise though, is the medical profession was designed to serve the sick, not the healthy! And reversing something once illness strikes, is so much harder than preventing it in the first place.…
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