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As winter approaches, make a note of these useful contacts.  If you want your business to be included, please call Wessex FM on 01305 250333 in office hours.

Tristan G Murless

The company provides electrical design, installation and contracting services for the public sector and private customers. Activities include project management, design, supply, installation, testing, commissioning and maintenance of electrical, control and instrumentation systems.

Our service encapsulates the full range of electrical design and installation contracting you would expect from a business that has been thriving for over 30 years.

Recently we've worked on major projects with Agincare Ltd, refurbishing The Cheriton Care Centre in Dorchester and The Robert Bean Care Centre in Rochester.

We were successful in securing the electrical infrastructure for Weymouth’s newest premier housing development at Lorton Park.

Address: 10 Hammond Avenue, Radipole, Weymouth, DT4 9SB

Telephone: 01305 778284

Website: www.tgmelectrical.co.uk


Craig's Taxis

Craig's Taxis has now been operating for 12 years. We operate a large fleet of vehicles with a great team of drivers in 4, 6 and 8 seaters.

We cover all of West Dorset plus UK airports, ports, docks, stations as well as pubs and clubs. We operate 24/7.

Our company has the distinctive yellow on black signage on all our vehicles.

For customer safety and peace of mind all our vehicles are tracked, and licensed by West Dorset District Council.

Our local knowledge is second to none. We can get to you quickly and efficiently, and onto your destination!

Address: Unit 2/Greens Cross Farm, Beaminster, DT8 3JL

Telephone: 01308 861000

Website: craigstaxis.biz



Pro-Tow is a family run local company with decades of motor experience.

We operate 24 hours roadside services from recovery to assistance and management. Our fully qualified staff work to the highest of industry standards ensuring you are in the safest hands!

Pro-Tow always watching out for you!

Address: 1b, Poundbury House, Poundbury West Industrial Estate, Dorchester, DT1 2PG

Telephone: 0800 999 0800

Website: www.protow.uk


JDF Plumbing

JPF Plumbing, your local independent plumbing company for all your plumbing and heating services.

Jason has been a plumber for over 20 years and on forming the company has now built up an exceptionally skilled and friendly team with an impressive reputation for quality workmanship and outstanding customer service. The team are all experts in the field, providing a full array of plumbing and heating services.

If you need a plumber, then you need JPF Plumbing.

Address: Lynch Lane Offices, Egdon Hall, Lynch Lane, Weymouth, DT4 9DN

Telephone: 01305 774804

Website: www.jpfplumbing.co.uk


Bob's Cars

Bobs cars is a family run business operating for over 20 years in Dorset. Providing a 24 hours call out, wither it’s a multi seater for a social event, a spacious vehicle for your holiday commute or an executive chauffeured car for that special event or work meeting, Bobs Cars can provide you the perfect solution with fully qualified drivers. We also provide exceptional travel services for disabled passengers. Call us today.

Address: 17A Trinity Street, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1TU

Telephone: 01305 269500

Website: www.bobscars.co.uk


Wessex Aerials

Wessex Aerials is a family run business, started in 1974. We have a fully equipped fleet of vans and the staff are all CAI qualified. Two of the staff are approved SMATV engineers.

They cover domestic and commerical, contracts, repairs, and upgrades, and are contractors for Housing Association, Police and MOD Authorities.

Generally covering the DT and some BH postcodes but will however travel outside this area according to the type of service required.

Address: Manor Farm Buildings, Watery Ln, Weymouth, DT3 5DP

Telephone: 01305 813010

Website: www.wessexaerials.co.uk



Topsparks has plumbing and heating engineers for all domestic and commercial gas including catering gas and LPG, in Bridport, Dorchester, Weymouth, Beaminster, Lyme Regis, Axminster and all surrounding areas,

Gas Safe Registered for Domestic Gas, Commercial Gas, Catering Gas and LPG

OFTEC registered for all oil boiler installations, servicing and repairs

free no obligation quotations. We are gas safe registered including LPG for all your plumbing and heating needs

We have full public liability insurance. Emergency call outs available.

Address: Unit 3-5, East Road Business Park, Bridport, DT6 4RZ

Telephone: 01308 480083

Website: www.topsparksltd.co.uk


Lynch Lane Car Care

We are small local family run business, employing 4 people, receptionist and 3 mechanics / MOT testers.

Carrying out all aspects of vehicle repairs including MOT's class 4 and class 7's can be arranged, local recovery, diagnostics, servicing, used car sales, air conditioning, tyres at very competitive prices. We have incorporated a few specialised aspects as we recently gained a partner in the company who has a long term of Vauxhall and Suzuki (15 years) experience IMI trained. We cover all makes and models of vehicles from the everyday car to campers and vans.

Call for a competitive quote.

Address: Lovells Yard, Lynch lane, Weymouth, DT4 9DU

Telephone: 01305 789789

Website: www.facebook.com/Lynchlanecarcare


Peter George Electrical

Peter George Electrical, Bridport, your local electrical contractors for domestic, commercial, industrial and agricultural works for your home or business.

When you find yourself in an electrical emergency, call Peter George on 01308 488595 or 07920 093576 and we will endeavour to reach you as quickly as possible!

With more than 25 years’ experience in the trade you are in safe hands with Peter George.

Address: Wooth Old Farm, Wooth, Bridport, DT6 5LE

Telephone: 01308 488595

Website: www.petergeorgeelectrical.co.uk


C&S Locksmiths

At C & S Locksmiths we are a local, independent business situated on the Jurassic coast of Dorset, providing regular and emergency locksmith services. Chris is a Master Locksmith and a member of the British Locksmiths Institute. As trusted locksmiths, we are regularly enlisted to carry out work for the police, MoD, Condor Ferries and South West Ambulances. We offer our services throughout South Dorset including Bridport, Dorchester, Weymouth, Wareham and Swanage.

Address: 58 Park Street, Weymouth, DT4 7DE

Telephone: 01305 787474

Website: www.cslocksmithservices.co.uk