Shops and Businesses

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Accounting and Bookkeeping

Penny Tipper offers a bookkeeping, payroll and management accounting service either at clients site or at her office in Little Drybrook.

Web site: Phone 01594 372001.

Arts and Crafts

Mary Rose Young Pottery. Highly decorative art pottery produced in Fetter Hill and sold around the world.

Web site: Phone 01594 563425.

Building and Home Services

Steve Bryant : Plastering and general building. Phone 01594 832385 or 07790 567998.

A J Nash : Carpentry and roofing contractor. Phone 07818 967234.

Les Hatton, Ellwood. General carpentry. Phone 01594 835217.

Chris Reed – the Low Cost Home Handyman, Fern Road, Ellwood. Phone 01594 833626.

Bernhardt Electrical carry out all types of domestic electrical work, testing and inspection. Phone 01594 560265 or 07949 706111.

Roger Davey Electrical Ltd: Domestic and contract electricians, Fetter Hill. Phone 01594 832739.

Matthew Brown. Interior and exterior painting. 0779 125 1074.

Peter Hobbs, Painting, decorating and garden fencing. 01594 562220.

T Lloyd & Sons – Kitchen Planning & Installation, Toadsmoor, Marsh Hill, Sling GL16 8JW. Phone 01594 834252.

Peter S. Neale – Blacksmiths, Clays Road, Sling, GL16 8LJ. Phone 01594 837309.
Web site:

Forest Ironcraft, The Nursery, Little Drybrook. Phone 01594 563266 , 07846 597372.

Cleaning services

Home Cleaning by Kate Lancaster  Home cleaning service using eco-friendly cleaning products in Bream and surrounding villages and towns.   Email

Computer service

PC Rescue, Unit 3, The Laurels Business Park, Sling, GL16 8JJ.
Web site: Phone 01594 825646,   07714 061555.

Courier Services

Paul Jenkins, Sling. Phone 01594 834269 or  07888 129668.


Ragmans Lane Market Garden  Beautiful local organic cottage garden flowers, affordable and available freshly cut. Phone Natalie Baker on 01594 862613 or 07757 469939 or email for more information.

Food and drink

The Dean Forest Food Hub which is a bit like an online Farmers’ Market, is a way for you to buy directly from small local producers.


Calico Interiors, Lambsquay Road. Milkwall GL16 8QA. Phone 01594 833841.

Garden and plants

Cacketts Nursery, Little Drybrook. Phone 01594 563266.

Coleford Garden Centre, Lambsquay Road, Milkwall GL16 8PF.  Phone 01594 832700.

Garden services
Green Moon Landscapes covers all aspects of landscaping, from small scale grounds maintenance to design and construction, hard and soft landscaping. They offer free, no obligation quotes and can be contacted on 01594 542253 or 07462 322852

Lynn Plimley advertises as a reliable, trustworthy, qualified and CRB checked lady gardener, for elderly residents of the 4 villages or anyone who is struggling to keep on top of work in the garden. She lives in Bream and can be contacted on 01594 563002 or 07775 428114 or email

Natalie Baker, of Ragmans Lane Market Garden is also available for gardening work and can be contacted on 01594 862613 or 07757 469939 or email

General Stores

The Corner Stores, Milkwall. Phone 01594 836389.

Hair and Beauty

Finesse Unisex Hair and Beaty Salon, Sling. Phone 01594 836988.

Hire services

Mike Jones Plant Hire Oakleigh, Bromley Rd, Ellwood, Coleford GL16 7LY Phone: 01594 832708

Watkins Hire, New Dunn Business Park, Sling, GL16 8JD. Phone 01594 835834.

Leisure and Tourism

DBC Leisure – Clay shooting, Airgun, Archery. Dave Brown, Claverley House, Station Road, Milkwall GL16 7LD.
Web site: Phone 01594 833940.

Milk delivery

A J Kear in Bream deliver to  all homes in the Four Villages area. Phone Alan or Jill on 01594 563407 to arrange your deliveries of milk, cream, potatoes, eggs and soft drinks.


The Corner Stores, Milkwall. Phone 01594 836389.

Pets and Livestock

Woodland Boarding Cattery, Little Drybrook, Clements End, GL16 8LN. Phone01594 563907.


Robert Smith and Daughter Photography, 8 Parkend Walk, Sling, GL16 8JJ. Phone 07875 763349 / 07849 440330

Birchwood Photography, Little Drybrook,
Wedding, Portrait and Commercial Photography. Colin Tipper, phone 01594 560569.

Post Offices

The Corner Stores, Milkwall. Phone 01594 836389.

Print Services

Willprint Design and Print Services Phone 01594 832969.


The Orepool Inn, Chepstow Road, Sling, GL16 8LH.      Phone 01594 833883.

Miners Country Inn & Restaurant, Chepstow Road, Sling.
Web site: Miners Country Inn    Phone 01594 836632.