Art & Crafts
Greetings cards, post cards, photos [QE]
Guillotine (paper) Includes various perforation cutting attachments
Knitting wool, natural colours Spun wool (?thick knit)in 3 natural colours from Jacobs sheep - cream, chocolate brown and rabbit grey, 6X per 100g
knitting/crochet lessons I can teach knitting and crochet either individually or a small groups including to children.
Building, Housing & Decorating
basic carpentry I can offer some basic DIY skills locally to Exwick, I have a reasonable set of tools
15 X's per hour
Building tool and ladder hire Building tools and ladder hire, Exmouth. Now including electric demolition hammer. You want to emulate that wronged woman who wrecked her ex's car? Well no need to stop at that, borrow this tool and you'll be able to demolish the house!
radiator horizontal radiator from our living room, available now, can send pictures.
wooden flooring tongue and groove fairly thin planks of dark, engineered, wood flooring (was in our hallway). Pictures available.
Children & Childcare
baby sitting/childcare I am a retired trained nursery nurse with lots of experience including children with special needs. happy to do shortish periods of a couple of hours rather than full days.
Babysitting Babysitting, also elderly and pet sitting too.
Childcare I have been a registered childminder. I have more time in the evenings so more available for babysitting and one-off childcare.
Core Group Work
Assistance with Website Core Group members needing group or one-to-one coaching on website use, let me know.
Domestic & Household
Eco Cleaning Exeter for a cleaner greener home. www.ecocleaningexeter.co.uk the 'any time of year Spring Cleaners' for a greener cleaner environment.
Food shopping Give or phone me a list and I will buy the things and deliver to your door. Payment for shopping in cash please. (Bridget)
House sitting [E]
House sitting Waiting in your house for something to be delivered and watering plants whilst you are away etc. if you are not too far away from my house. (Bridget)
house sitting & pet care House sitting, also pet sitting, pet feeding and elderly sitting
House sitting & plant care
Ironing I'm not fast, but I'm careful and thorough. Can come to you to save delivery and collection.
property viewings Sitting in your house, showing house for lettings
Sewing Simple sewing (mending, hems, curtains but NOT zips)
Sewing [QE] Most alterations undertaken with a speciality for jeans zips
Sewing Favourite clothes mended. Trousers taken up.Some clothes alterations offered. Curtains made or altered.
Wine and beer making equipment includes fermenting bucket, pressurized barrel etc.
Food & Catering
Apples - cookers and eaters
Cooking/Catering Food preparation - catering help
Home-made jams and chutneys
jam making I can turn your fruit into jam.
Jams and marmalades As available in season
organic fruit and veg organic fruit and veg in season
Back cushion Also coccyx cushion. Offered by Lindsay.
Bench Grinder (in situ)
Bunting Decorate your event with bunting, hand made from vintage fabric. 20 6metre strips available. 1X per strip per event.
Camping equipment For hire. 2 person tent, 2 rucksacks, camping stove, groundsheet.
Car Battery Charger
Car Wheel Ramps
Caravan Short lets for holiday/retreat. Caravan is among trees on smallholding in Cheriton Bishop - 3 berths (4 if one is small). It's self-contained and has electricity and gas. Beautiful walks, near Dartmoor, bus access. 6X per night, or a bit of help with gardening. Gill Westcott 01647 24789.
Chain Saw electric
Folding bike Brompton, adjustable saddle height. Ideal for trains and buses.
Gazebo Large gazebo, 3 metres x 3 metres. Suitable for gardens, parties, fetes, fairs etc.
Gazebo 3m x 3m
Hire of highchair
juggling toys for small events I have some poi, devil sticks and practice staffs that are hand made (I did this as a job in a past life). I have used them for parties where there are children and adults. please get in touch if you are interested
Kneeling stool Offered by Lindsay.
Ladder Will reach to the first floor for washing windows etc
Lawnmower Motorised lawnmower
Lawnmower Petrol lawnmower, for hire
Lifts and help with big purchases Help with lifts to local places and I can help you with large items in my estate car.
Long arm hedge trimmer Electric, also extension lead if needed.
mechanics tool hire Basic car/boat tool hire
Megaphone, placards, banners DIY Demo:
For sympathetic organisations only, nearly new megaphone plus a selection of placards and banners for hire in Exmouth. You'd have to over-paint the placards/banners and think of something to shout!
Paper Guillotine Includes a variety of perforated cutters
Pressure washer Pressure washer for hosing down yards etc. 5 X per day
Relief from bites and stings Painless relief from bites and stings. Permanently reusable. Instant-acting suction pump painlessly draws out poison.
Sewing machine New Singer sewing machine
Slide projector Projector
Tools Double ladder, petrol strimmer, lawn mower, saws, sledge hammer, pick, drill, sander, hot air gun, electric plane, electric paint stripper, electric jig saw, hedge trimmer.
Tools for hire Double ladder, petrol strimmer, lawn mower, saws, sledge hammer, pick, drill, sander, hot air gun, electric plane, electric paint stripper, electric jig saw, hedge trimmer.
Trailer Erde 122 Do you need to take stuff to the tip? We have a good sized trailer!
2 man dome tent small dome tent, claims to sleep four but suits two people maximum. 10 exes
Aloe vera plants 5 aloe plants, recently potted up, from giant parent - 1 x each
Bamboo Various lengths of cut bamboo - locally sourced! X neg.
Composter - black plastic, usual size Composter, like the council sell. Works well, and has hatch. Can deliver. 5X
Earthenware cooking pot for sale Beautiful brown glazed earthenware cooking pot, belly shape with built-in handles and well fitting lid. Suitable for the oven.
Photo available on request.
5.5in high x 7in diameter inc handles.
Greeting cards Large range of everyday cards and stationery available - part sterling and part Xs
Halogen bulbs 35W GU4 bulbs (small halogens). Offers
Honeysuckle and tomatoes Woody honeysuckle, 2ft high x 1 ft wide. 2X Young tomatoes, "Moneymaker" variety. 1X each
Insulation offcuts Offcuts of Xtratherm insulation material. Quite a few bits and pieces left over from our loft insulation project. Largest piece about 114cm x 33cm. 7.4cm (3") thick.
Jiffy bags and padding/packaging (various) Jiffy bags and padding/packaging (various) and bubble wrap (large sheets) - negotiable X or sterling, not wanting much for them!
Men's cycle Lightweight Raleigh Medale sports bike, silver, 24 diamond drops, 5 gears, 27 narrow wheels; no lights. Ideal for exercise or second bike.
Red Bean Bag (headrest style) Good condition, red bean bag. Offers.
Single linen Sheet Heavy linen white single flat sheet 3'9 wide. Comfortable in hot weather. 3X
Soft toys Variety of soft toys for sale. 1X each
Times Atlas Hardback with box. Barely touched. 2001/2002 edition. offers
Vintage tailor's dummy Vintage tailor's dummy with wooden tripod stand - unusual and very attractive, could be decorative item in a room or shop, may appeal to a dressmaker.
The body is made of wiggly wire probably designed to be adjustable, and is in two halves which join with tiny metal press studs (some are a little rusty).
It stands approx 5'4" high, the body is 22" high and the floor stand covers a diameter of 26". The stand dismantles to fit in a box.
Can send photos on request.
Gardening & Conservation
Bamboo plants pot-grown bamboo - max. 3' height - capable of being divided. No charge
Bamboo root a clump of bamboo root with two slender canes attached. 1X
Chopping logs Chopping & splitting wood, trailer available
For sale Brush cutter. Electric strummer. Push lawn mower. All need a bit of TLC - 10 Xs each
Garden advice Gardening advice; experienced, with a RHS Certificate in Horticulture
Garden clearance, pruning & weeding Hard working and enthusiastic workers %£
Gardening Organic vegetable growing and general gardening
Growing medicinal herbs [QE]
Professional Gardeners Experienced gardeners with own tools x's/£'s dependant on distance and type of work.
Raspberry canes I have raspberry canes from my allotment, must go soon. Taking over the world. negotiable xs
Watering your plants I'll take care of your house and garden plants when you're away.
Health, Healing & Therapies
Acupuncture Acupuncture sessions at my home in Crediton. ££ and XXs negotiable.
Alexander Technique Good for stress management, back pain, musicians, performers etc - part £ part Xs
Chakra Balancing In a Chakra balancing session I help you use the Chakras as doorways to access unresolved past issues I follow and guide your process when needed working with the loving awareness of the Soul/ Higher Self. Awareness and emotional release bring healing both psychologically and physically. So we can move on with new energy and wisdom. Balancing the chakras is usually a deeply relaxing, inspiring and invigorating experience.and its done on a comfy couch with all your clothes on :-) (10 Xs, £s donation)
Counselling I have some training and certificates in counselling (one in bereavement and loss) Rather than give counselling sessions I would be happy to be a listening ear, you can chew things over, off load,share your problems!
Counselling / Listening Pregnancy, fertility, reproduction, parenting issues
Counselling/psychotherapy Spiritual companionship
Counselling/Psychotherapy [QE] BACP Advanced counsellor, Core Process.
Counselling/Psychotherapy Qualified and experienced practitioner.
Cranio Sacral therapy I use very light touch to feel for restrictions and movement within the craniosacral system, working on the head back and pelvis, this allows the whole body to deeply relax and self-correct. I am fully insured, work from home and charge 10 Xs,£s donation.
Distance healing Distance Healing requires you to email me the details I will then advise the time the Healing will commence You can if you wish send me a small light item to be part of the session www.eclipselife.co.uk
Enabler for people with depression
Health and wellbeing coaching Health and wellbeing coaching also life coaching available
Holiday Therapy B&B Holiday Therapy can be just getting away from the stress for a few days and relaxing in the peaceful surroundings or it can involve a daily consultation still leaving you free to explore the beauty of Brittany
Japanese Ki massage
Life coaching Realise your goals by working with support and guidance to change whatever is holding you back We will consult by me calling your landline phone or on Skype usually without camera due to my signal strength www.eclipselife.co.uk
Life coaching Life coaching 4x whilst still training on this
Life Coaching and Professional Development
Massage [QE] Qualified massage therapist. Deeply relaxing treatments offered from my therapy room at home in Crediton or a home visit.
Nutritional Therapy [QE] VTCT
One to one Yoga Sessions One to one Scaravelli Yoga lessons, with an emphasise on restorative health. Movement programmes and guided relaxations written specifically for you. All work undertaken in my city centre studio.
Past Life Therapy This is the same as Chakra Balancing (above) but going a bit further. (10 Xs, £s donation).
Peer Supporter (Institute of Mental Health qualified) Trained to listen and support and help those experiencing mentalh health challenges find a way through. Not a clinical role.
Perching Stool Perfect for those who find it uncomfortable to stand for a long time, or have difficulty moving between seated and standing positions.Manufactured from high grade steel with a tough plastic coating this adjustable height perching stool is extremely heavy duty. It features tubular arms and a padded seat with the latter being angled for improved posture.
Reflexology [QE] Reflexology to relax and restore
Reiki Master [QE]
Reiki [QE] 2nd degree
self esteem coaching
skincare advice and tuition Skincare and makeup advice and tuition (choosing and applying vegan and natural products)
Thai Yoga Massage I can offer sessions in Thai yoga massage on weekdays and some sundays. 30 X's and £25 for a 90 minute session
vegan mentoring for newbies
Braille Transposition and teaching
Freeing your creativity
Shamanic journey tuition
Know-How & Professional Advice
Cracking the cryptic crossword code Give your brain a workout and learn how to think round corners, turn words inside out and impress your friends!
Education advice/support [QE] Including disability and learning difficulties.
Energy saving advice
English language coaching and EFL tuition
Family History I'll do it or help you do it
Family History Research Do you want information about your family tree? Research done for you or with you.
Green living advice
Growing advice Organic Gardening advice
Home staging - help with house selling I have run businesses in home staging and estate agency so I can offer a consultancy service for home staging or interior design. Selling a home can be stressful and so I can
advise how to make the whole process a lot easier, quicker and potentially more profitable.
Interior design I can offer advice on interior
design - having done a number of Interior Design and Styling courses during the course of running my home staging business.
job and interview coaching
Mac whisperer I'm an experienced Apple mac user and trouble-shooter (and good listener!) - I'm happy to help people learn to use their macs better, and to solve problems.
Maps O.S.maps - photocopies of anywhere in the British Isles and information and advice anything to do with maps (Richard)
personal development coaching
Sewing Small sewing jobs, repairs and hems taken up.
Sustainability and Resilience
Translating / Interpreting [QE] French to English.
Translating/interpreting Experienced (over 14 years) and qualified in English-German and German-English
Lifts & Removals
Driving Your Vehicle
Driving your vehicle
Lift to/from Hertfordshire Occasional lift to/from Hertfordshire
Lifts Occasion/specific. Bookable. Offered by John.
Lifts Van available.
Lifts and light removals Lifts offered by John.
Lifts local and further afield
Light removals Using an estate car.
Removals/ Light Haulage Estate car.
Removals/ Light Haulage Moving stuff in Landrover.
Short car trips Lifts in and around Exeter e.g. to the station (Bridget)
Van for collecting/delivering/lifts/removals BT/Postman Pat type van (Renault Kangoo), not large but bigger than a car.
Music, Performance & Writing
Bodhran Large Bodhran, needs new skin 5X
Circus skills [E] Hooping for fun, fitness and†parties for all ages. Can include hoop making workshop. Part £ payment.
Languages Qualified German translator
Music transcription / proofreading
Musical entertainment Guitar/flute duo, song or instrumental, or solo songs, suit parties, picnics etc, background or foreground, small set 20X or pro rata,†plus £ petrol. Ring†to discuss type of music you want.
Singing facilitator I can facilitate groups of adults to sing in harmony, I could do this at a party or event as an icebreaker or to encourage a sense of community.
Songs, for parties, events etc Mostly folk, self-written and otherwise, for entertainment; also instrumental music, guitar and flute. Flexible charges. Expenses in £ if far away.
Voice Artist Voice artist for recording books, letters etc
Office & Clerical
Admin / secretarial [QE]
Admin/secretarial Including software - qualified Foreign Trade Merchant
administration and phone calls Telephone calls for you, virtual assistant, typing from dictation or your handwriting.
Brainwork Organise information - statistics, spreadsheets, research, or report writing
Computing Desktop publishing
IT help PC repairs/problem solving.
Paperwork Overwhelm Help
Proof reading I can check an important document for accurate spelling and grammar, and give advice about use of language, readability, etc. Don't rely on your spellchecker!
Speed typing I can type 100 words per minute, so it won't take long! Can work from your text (I'm good at deciphering handwriting) or an audio recording. And I can proofread spelling and grammar as I go.
Translations from Spanish
Typing/Word Processing [QE] Also audio (110 wpm)
Web development [QE]
Pets & Animal Care
Dog walking Pet sitting, house sitting and pet feeding, also elderly and house sitting
dog walks I can offer dog walks in the Exwick area, please contact to arrange, dog must be child friendly.
Golden Retriever To share for company and walks!
Pet sitting/care Cat feeding and care
Sports & Social
Activity partner Walking Companion for treks.
Activity partner Bridge - no charge. Tennis - no charge
bike maintenance I can offer bike maintenance on a basic level, I would either work from home if its a small job or the 'ride on' bike workshop on wednesdays if extra professional help and proper work space is needed.
I have maintained my own bike (which is my favorite mode of transport) for the last decade, have rebuilt a bike from scratch and love to tinker and make things work well.
15 X's per hour? or negotiable...
Camping field nr Dartmoor
French conversation I'd like to meet occasionally with people who speak some French, to practise in a relaxed, social atmosphere. Contact me if you'd like to be involved in such a group.
organising walks etc. Organise walks/cycle rides, activity partner, anything to do with routes/footpaths (Richard)
Swimming, walking companion
basic guitar tuition [E] I can give basic guitar tuition.
Circle dancing Leading european and choreographed circle dances for groups and events.
Computer Support Database, spreadsheet, e-mails sent and received
German German as a foreign language - German speaker and qualified.
Maths and Music Tuition [QE] Maths: GCSE %£;
[QE] Music: Flute/Violin up to Grade 5 %£
Maths help GCSE/A Level
Music Piano/violin - Steiner teacher - 7yrs-adult
Specialist dyslexia teacher Help with reading, comprehension, spelling, handwriting, numeracy, organisation, revision and exam skills.
Teaching driving [QE]
Violin and piano [QE] Offered by Emma.
Windsurfing tuition windsurfing tuition, lower levels, Exmouth
Workshops & Seminars
Energy efficiency workshops
Green Homes Tours Organised tours of local homes which have installed resource-saving technologies. More info: http://www.transitionexeter.org/energy/green-homes-tour
Herb walks and talks
Talks on sustainability, peak oil, climate change Illustrated talks on what a better economy might look like and how we can promote it. Also discussion group on this and similar topics such as sustainability, peak oil, climate change and what can be done. Including active learning sessions for children at school.
Transition events We accept LETS for talks and meetings which have an entrance charge.