Category Archives: Shops & Services

Its Party Season!!!

Its always this time of year that we start getting invites to parties in book-bags after school. I thought it would be great to showcase some of the great businesses in the village that we can recommend that can get you party ready without a hitch.


Party planning – We have used Jammy Splodgers and think they are amazing. They can plan and deliver an entire party from start to finish or just provide decorations and props. Their website and party ideas are well worth a look.

jammy splodgers

Cakes – Every birthday needs a amazing cake. Helen Beeston-May makes a fantastic selection of cake styles and can decorate them to order.

Here are some of her cakes…

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midget gemsActivities –

We love The Animal Man for a great local kids party. He has a great range of animals, and interacts well with children of all ages.

Animal man


From Facebook to Fashion Model….Autumn Fashion Update

Three great retailers in Wombourne got together to create a photo-shoot showcasing new party and casual fashions for this Autumn. And where did this season’s model come from? face-book of course. Local girl Amanda, normally an office worker, took the opportunity to use her day off to volunteer to get pampered and become our latest… Continue Reading

Super Fast Broadband for Wombourne

Gavin Williamson, MP for South Staffordshire, has welcomed the news that fibre optic broadband will soon be available to thousands of homes in South Staffordshire. Gavin recently wrote to the chief executive of BT to raise residents’ concerns about the slow broadband speeds in many of South Staffordshire’s villages. BT has since confirmed to Gavin… Continue Reading

Looking after 80% of the Teeth in Wombourne

Willows dental claim to look after 80% of Wombourne and are one of the only practices in the west midlands that offer all aspect of dentistry under one roof. They have just one the best customer service award in the best of Wolverhampton awards. and have just been awarded the British dental association’s good practice… Continue Reading