Adult Fitness & Wellbeing

Local Retailers

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We are Little Oeuf! an independent online Children’s Clothing & Lifestyle Store. We specialise in carefully curating Organic, Ethically sourced Vegan-friendly & Handmade quirky brands.

Little Oeuf hatched in 2016 from of the affectionate term ‘Little Oaf’ (often given to children in the North East of England) and the French word for egg ‘Oeuf’ pronounced Uh-F, meaning ‘egg’ in French.

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A’s Cakes

Leam Lane, Gateshead

Home baked cakes individually made to your specifications and designs, including celebrations, weddings, christenings, cup cakes and pop cakes.

Baby Abode


Offering modern, quirky and contemporary décor and accessories to create the perfect abode for your little one. We want your Baby’s Abode to be an extension of the rest of your home and to reflect your own personal style, to be different, special and unique, just like your little one!

Bake Make Eat

Tel: 07800 530 499

Specialising in wedding and novelty cakes. I love to create beautiful, fun and tasty cakes and to teach others, I’d be delighted to discuss your requirements.

Blueberry White Designs

A range of table cloths and cushions for children to colour in then wash out, including Christmas themed table cloths.

Celebration cakes by Lynne

6 Heath Close, Gateshead
Tel: 07502 294541

Specialising in bespoke cakes, including wedding cakes and celebration cupcakes. All cakes are individually made to your specifications and designs.

Claud’s Catering

Ryton, Gateshead

A family run business specialising in cakes, cupcakes, brownies, cookies, desserts and lots of other tasty treats. Whether it’s a big celebration or a cosy night in, Claud’s caters for your every need.

Emily & Evan

Tel: 0191 209 4091

Luxury hand poured soy candles and wax melts to fragrance your home.

Fairy Hill Cakes

Bamburgh Road, Ferryhill, County Durham
Tel: 07875 552 488

Fresh and funky celebration, commiseration, or simply no occasion cakes for all! Fully licenced and registered 5* rated kitchen, creating superbly detailed, high end, quality cakes. Come on over and sample the delights. If enquiring about a cake please let me know your date and numbers of people you would like to cater for.



Stylish teething accessories perfect for mums that don’t want to give up wearing jewellery, baby safe to help soothe sore gums and keep little hands busy! Designed and handmade in the UK, our beads and bangles are made from food-grade silicone which makes them baby safe to help soothe sore gums and keep little hands busy!

Haunting Heaven

Church Street, Coxhoe, Durham
Tel: 07367 459 363

Gothic, retro, punk, rockabilly and more. T shirts, jewellery, clocks, mugs, home decor and more, with an alternative twist.

Make a Christmas wish list – come in & make a list then your friends and family can pick off the list. Get surprise gifts that you actually want!

Head for Hats

Essex Drive, Washington, Gateshead
Tel: 07928 265264

Bespoke head pieces for all occasions. Also hosts group workshops so you can make your own.


Green Ginger Arcade, Tynemouth, North Tyneside, NE30 4BP
Tel: 07460 325 138

Handcrafted jewellery, candles, bath products, crystal water bottles, orgonite pyramids, essential oils, aromatherapy jewellery, gifts, cards from local artists, plus holistic therapies and workshops. Vouchers available for aromatherapy massage, facials and workshops.


Tel: 07542 772 480

Bespoke cakes for any occasion, large or small, created by NECTA Sugarcrafter of the year (2014, 2016 & 2018). Traybakes, brownies, cookies and more.

Lady Jane Gifts


Offering hand-crafted jewellery, some bought in items & some handmade bespoke and unique gifts, including hand stamped personalised metal jewellery & quality beaded items. Plus personalised handmade items, such as mugs, and laser cut painted & framed wooden quotes or sayings.

Laura’s Handmade Goodies


Scrabble frames, button frames, cards, cakes, sweet treats, seasonal decorations and bracelets. Personalised frames available on request.

Lettie and Dan


We are a family run business selling gorgeously soft baby and children’s plush items. We go to baby and childrens events all over the North East.

Lindsay Peter Jewellery

County Durham

Scottish jewellery designer working in precious and non-precious materials. Ready-to-wear pieces or bespoke available. Modern interpretations of classical styles using ancient metal-smithing techniques, worked by hand from start to finish. Plus jewellery making classes around the North East suitable for beginners or those wishing to develop their skills.

Lumière Candles

Tel: 07738 069 247

Lumière Candles are a North East based artisan company creating stylish luxury scented candles.

Mama Dear Jewellery

Tel: 07855 797 976

Beautiful mum celebration and breastfeeding award bracelets to celebrate you and your baby!


Millie-Moo & Matt-Choo Melts

Birtley, Durham
Tel: 07496 790 307

Hello, I’m Kelly and I specialise in highly scented wax melts delivered direct to your door. Products are handmade by myself with help from my children, Matthew and Millie. Made from 100% vegan friendly soy wax with the highest quality ingredients,  plus with a vast product range and scent options we are able to offer a personal service on request.

Monster Mummy Makes


Children and adults clothing lovingly made for adventure. Bold, comfortable and practical clothing that’s a little bit out of the ordinary.

Rocking Chair Crafts

Tel: 0191 280 5085

Craft & gift shop selling gifts-in-a-tin, ragtales, clothing, teddy bears, bags & handmade sterling silver jewellery, plus personalised items from teddy bears to frames. Haberdashery, knitting, card & jewellery making supplies and staple craft items also available. Services including table decorations/favours for weddings & parties, project ordering service, children parties, jewellery & other classes.

Sew Unique NE

Greystoke Gardens, Gateshead
Tel: 07737 294759

Unique clothing, shoes and accessories made to your very own designs or choose one of our designs. Embroidering and DTG printing service.


Smallprint Durham

Tel: 07533 057 887

Fine silver jewellery capturing fingerprints, hand, foot and pawprints, or child’s first writing or special drawing.  Also inkless wipe kits and gift vouchers available which all make perfect presents! Appointments at home in Consett or monthly stall at Durham outdoor market, or brought to your home depending on postcode (hosts earn up to 25% discount).

Smith’s Sweets

Tel: 07922 254 152

Smith’s Sweets provides a range of personalised sweets for any occasion!

The Snowdrop Story

Tel: 07796 697 065

Empowering young people to succeed in life focusing on mental wellbeing and skills for life. Books for young children are available, with characters Maya the Unicorn and Oscar the Dragon encouraging self belief and to follow your heart. A third book, Ava the Mermaid is out soon, about inclusion and acceptance. Also delivers storytelling workshops with activities based on the books.

Tiny Bubbles


An independent baby and toddlers clothing brand, all lovingly made by a one-mam band. Custom orders are more than welcome.

Urban Cubs


Unique designs, hand made, hand printed baby & toddler wear designed by sisters. Cotton is organic GOTS certified & ink is eco friendly for delicate skin.

Wordsworth Handcrafted Soap Co.


Handcrafted Soap, created from a need to be able to use the same products for an entire family.

Wreaths and Treats

Tel: 07850 558 840

Seasonal wreaths and treats throughout the year. Customised sweet cones for all occasions from £1 each. Christmas items include reindeer dust, Rudolph hot choc cones, Santa and Elf cones, gift wrapped Christmas cups and larger hampers.