Directory – June 2024

Do you enjoy your daily fix of The Scarf My Father Wore? The following businesses, who all serve clients and customers across Cheshire and Greater Manchester (and the whole of the UK in some cases), help to make that happen. If you’re ever in need of any of the following products or services, please give them a call.

If you’d like to advertise on The Scarf My Father Wore, on an exclusive basis within your industry, please email

Art & Gifts

Kate O’Brien Art

Hand-painted distinctive artwork and gifts featuring scenes around Stockport and beyond.

Address: Unit 16, Stockport Market Hall, Market Place, Stockport, SK1 1EW


Facebook: Kate O’Brien Art

Instagram: @kateobrienart

Phone: 07855 859094

Twitter: @KateOBrienArt


Monday: Closed Tuesday: 9am - 4.30pm Wednesday: Closed Thursday: 9am - 4.30pm Friday: 9am - 4.30pm Saturday: 9am - 4.30pm Sunday: Closed

Blinds & Shutters

Bauhaus Blinds and Shutters


Builders Merchant

MKM Manchester South

Open to the trade and public, MKM Manchester South is your one stop shop for building, timber, plumbing, heating, kitchens, bathrooms and landscaping.

Address: Altrincham Road, Sharston, Manchester, M22 9SB


Facebook: MKM Building Supplies

Instagram: @mkm.buildingsupplies

Phone: 0161 947 2750


Monday: 7am - 5pm Tuesday: 7am - 5pm Wednesday: 7am - 5pm Thursday: 7am - 5pm Friday: 7am - 5pm Saturday: 8am - 12pm Sunday: Closed

Car Valeting

Rub A Dubz Detailing Ltd

Professional mobile valets at fair prices at a convenient time and place for you!


Facebook: Rub A Dubz Detailing Ltd

Phone: 07786 729166


Carpet Cleaning

A Star Clean Ltd

Address: 16 Dawlish Avenue, Brinnington, Stockport, SK5 8AX


Facebook: A-Star Clean

Phone: 07395 642066

Monday: 7am - 7pm Tuesday: 7am - 7pm Wednesday: 7am - 7pm Thursday: 7am - 7pm Friday: 7am - 7pm Saturday: Closed Sunday: Closed

Carpets & Flooring

Kingsway Carpets & Rugs Ltd

A local family-run flooring company with over 35 years experience.

Address: 253 Kingsway, Burnage, M19 1AL


Facebook: Kingsway Carpets Manchester

Instagram: @kingswaycarpetsmanchester

Phone: 0161 225 7294


Monday: 8.30am - 5pm Tuesday: 8.30am - 5pm Wednesday: 8.30am - 5pm Thursday: 8.30am - 5pm Friday: 8.30am - 5pm Saturday: 8.30am - 4pm Sunday: Closed

Cat Flaps

That Cat Flap Company Ltd

A professional cat flap installation company installing into glass, composite doors and UPVC doors.

Address: 19 Ferndown Road, Manchester, M23 9AW


Facebook: That Cat Flap Company

Phone: 07764 442054


Monday: 8am - 5pm Tuesday: 8am - 5pm Wednesday: 8am - 5pm Thursday: 8am - 5pm Friday: 8am - 5pm Saturday: 9am - 1pm Sunday: Closed

Child Health

The Sleep Nanny

Helping tired parents to get their children sleeping through the night, taking appropriate daytime naps and preventing over-tiredness.


Facebook: Lisa Foster The Sleep Nanny

Instagram: @sleepnannylisafoster

Phone: 07958 756977


Children’s Entertainment

Stockport Hero Hire


Facebook: Stockport Hero Hire

Phone: 07753 275408

Chimney Sweep

Three Shires Chimney Services

A prompt, reliable, clean and friendly chimney sweep providing standard sweeps, smoke tests, birds nest removal, CCTV inspections, cowl fitting, stove maintenance and more.

Address: 50 Saville Street, Macclesfield, SK11 7LQ


Facebook: Three Shires Chimney Services

Instagram: @threeshireschimneyservices

Phone: 07718 614063


Monday: 7.30am - 6.30pm Tuesday: 7.30am - 6.30pm Wednesday: 7.30am - 6.30pm Thursday: 7.30am - 6.30pm Friday: 7.30am - 6.30pm Saturday: 7.30am - 6.30pm Sunday: 9am - 1pm


Beespoke Cleaning

A cleaning company supplying all aspects of cleans, from regular to one-off and general to end-of-tenancy.


Facebook: Beespoke Cleaning

Phone: 07445 256191



Colourtone Ltd

Coatings supplier for automotive and industrial applications.

Address: Colourtone House, Horton Street, Higher Hillgate, Stockport, SK1 3LR


Phone: 0161 477 6970


Commercial Cleaning

JFC Cleaning Solutions

Specialist commercial cleaning company covering the North West.


Phone: 03301 339408


Monday: 8am - 8pm Tuesday: 8am - 8pm Wednesday: 8am - 8pm Thursday: 8am - 8pm Friday: 8am - 8pm Saturday: 8am - 8pm Sunday: 8am - 8pm

Dog Trainer

Forever Home Dog Training

A force free dog training company, specialising in reactivity cases and behavioural challenges.

Address: Unit 5, Brook Street, Hazel Grove, Stockport, SK7 4QZ


Facebook: Forever home dog training

Instagram: @foreverhome_dogtraining

Phone: 07444 593483


Dog Treats

Daisy’s Delights

Treat your dog and pamper them with love with a fantastic range of celebration cakes, treats and ice creams for the pampered pooch!

Facebook: Daisy’s Delights

Phone: 07834 898739

Monday: 6.30am - 8pm Tuesday: 6.30am - 8pm Wednesday: 6.30am - 8pm Thursday: 6.30am - 8pm Friday: 6.30am - 8pm Saturday: 6.30am - 8pm Sunday: 6.30am - 8pm

Driving School

CFN School of Motoring

A driving school offering driving lessons, as well as driving instructor training and development.


Facebook: CFN School of Motoring

Phone: 07961 485818


Financial Services

The Mortgage Mill

All financial aspects and products for commercial and residential properties and development.


Facebook: The Mortgage Mill

Instagram: @themortgagemill

Twitter: @TheMortgageMill


Fire Protection

Radial Fire And Security Limited

Provider of fire and life safety equipment across the UK.

Address: 112 Cherry Tree Lane, Great Moor, Stockport, Cheshire, SK2 7PY


Facebook: Radial Fire And Security Limited

Phone: 07769 289556



Waterhouse’s Quality Food

Your local traditional greengrocers, cold pressed juice bar, health foods store and refill station in Cheadle Hulme.

Address: 4-6 Mellor Road, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, SK7 5AN


Facebook: Waterhouse’s Quality Food

Instagram: @waterhousesqualityfood

Phone: 0161 485 1637


Monday: 8.30am - 5.30pm Tuesday: 8.30am - 5.30pm Wednesday: 8.30am - 5.30pm Thursday: 8.30am - 5.30pm Friday: 8.30am - 5.30pm Saturday: 8.30am - 5pm Sunday: 11am - 3pm


Apt Property Maintenance

Offering quality building services at the best price possible.

Address: 102 Northumberland Road, Stockport, SK5 8NY


Facebook: South Manchester Handyman

Phone: 07709 040304

Monday: 9am - 5pm Tuesday: 9am - 5pm Wednesday: 9am - 5pm Thursday: 9am - 5pm Friday: 9am - 5pm Saturday: 9am - 5pm Sunday: 9am - 5pm

IT Services

Bridge Computer Services

Based in Romiley, the business provides workshop and callout services to the local area.

Address: 72 Compstall Road, Stockport, SK6 4DE


Facebook: Bridge Computer Services

Instagram: @bridgecomputers

Phone: 0161 408 3201

Twitter: @BridgeComputers


Monday: 9am - 5pm Tuesday: 9am - 5pm Wednesday: 9am - 5pm Thursday: 9am - 5pm Friday: 9am - 4pm Saturday: Closed Sunday: Closed


SAW Contracts Ltd

If you’re looking for a qualified joiner in the Stockport area, SAW Contracts can take on jobs of all sizes and can carry out all aspects of building work from the planning stage right through to completion.

Address: 8 Barlow Crescent, Marple, Stockport, SK6 7PE


Facebook: SAW Contract Ltd

Phone: 0161 285 0307 / 07801 490294


Monday: 8am - 5pm Tuesday: 8am - 5pm Wednesday: 8am - 5pm Thursday: 8am - 5pm Friday: 8am - 5pm Saturday: 10am - 1pm Sunday: Closed

Kitchen Appliances

SW Appliances

A kitchen appliance retailer supplying both the public and trade.

Address: 8-10 Castle Street, Edgeley


Facebook: SW Appliances

Instagram: @swappliances_

Phone: 0161 474 1280


Monday: 9am - 5pm Tuesday: 9am - 5pm Wednesday: 9am - 5pm Thursday: 9am - 5pm Friday: 9am - 5pm Saturday: 10am - 4pm (Closes at 2pm if County are at home) Sunday: Closed


PR Landscapes

A landscaping business specialising in creating stunning outdoor spaces that harmonise with nature and enhance the beauty of any property.


Facebook: PR Landscapes

Phone: 07793 084808

Monday: 7.30am - 5.30pm Tuesday: 7.30am - 5.30pm Wednesday: 7.30am - 5.30pm Thursday: 7.30am - 5.30pm Friday: 7.30am - 5.30pm Saturday: 7.30am - 5.30pm Sunday: Closed


APL Locksmiths Ltd

Address: 423 Wellington Road North, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, SK4 5BA


Facebook: APL Locksmiths

Phone: 0161 442 4243 / 07712 657585


Male Weight Loss


The UK’s leading male weight loss programme, supporting thousands of men up and down the country, including a host of clubs around Greater Manchester.


Facebook: MAN v FAT

Instagram: @manvfat

Phone: 0345 163 0042

Twitter: @manvfat


Oven Cleaning

That Oven Girl

Professional oven cleaning service.


Facebook: That oven girl

Instagram: @that_oven_girl

Phone: 07487 252758

Monday: 9am - 4.30pm Tuesday: 9am - 4.30pm Wednesday: 9am - 4.30pm Thursday: 9am - 4.30pm Friday: 9am - 4.30pm Saturday: Closed Sunday: Closed

Painter & Decorator

BGM Decorators

A professional and experienced painting and decorating company with great customer service paramount to their success.


Facebook: BGM Decorators

Instagram: @bgmdecorators

Phone: 07816 589989

Personal Injury

Parkers Solicitors Ltd

Parkers Solicitors Ltd have been established for over 35 years in Stockport and specialise in clinical negligence and personal injury claims, including road traffic accident claims, particularly those involving credit hire recovery for taxi drivers.

Address: 33 Wellington Road South, Stockport, SK1 3RP


Facebook: Parkers Solicitors Limited

Instagram: @parkerssolicitors

Phone: 0161 477 9451

Twitter: @parkerssolsltd


Monday: 9am - 5pm Tuesday: 9am - 5pm Wednesday: 9am - 5pm Thursday: 9am - 5pm Friday: 9am - 5pm Saturday: Closed Sunday: Closed


Holly Dwyer Photography

Epic photography experiences and stunning portraiture for pets and their people across Manchester and Cheshire.


Facebook: Holly Dwyer Photography – Photographing pets & their people

Instagram: @hollydwyerphotography



Fountain Square Physiotherapy Clinic

Physiotherapy, health and fitness centre.

Address: 3 Buxton Old Road, Disley, Stockport, SK12 2BB


Facebook: Fountain Square Physiotherapy

Instagram: @fountainsquarephysiotherapy

Phone: 01663 764864


Monday: 7am - 8pm Tuesday: 7am - 8pm Wednesday: 7am - 8pm Thursday: 7am - 8pm Friday: 7am - 8pm Saturday: Closed Sunday: Closed


DT Plastering Services and Damp Proofing Specialists

Reputable plastering and damp proofing specialists covering Cheshire and Greater Manchester.

Address: 1 Walden Crescent, Hazel Grove, Stockport, SK7 5AN


Facebook: DT Plastering Services and Damp Proofing Specialists

Phone: 07774 325529 / 0161 419 9896


Monday: 9am - 5pm Tuesday: 9am - 5pm Wednesday: 9am - 5pm Thursday: 9am - 5pm Friday: 9am - 5pm Saturday: 9am - 5pm Sunday: 9am - 5pm


GTG Gary the Gasman

A former British Gas engineer with 38 years experience, providing quality work at an affordable price.


Facebook: GTG Gary The Gasman

Phone: 07931 416165


ASAP Clearances

Waste management company dealing in rubbish clearances, as well as removals for houses, flats and offices.


Facebook: ASAP Clearances

Phone: 07733 229957

Monday: 8am - 7pm Tuesday: 8am - 7pm Wednesday: 8am - 7pm Thursday: 8am - 7pm Friday: 8am - 7pm Saturday: 8am - 7pm Sunday: Closed

Social Media Management

Believe Media

Social media support for small businesses.


Facebook: Believe Media

Phone: 07790 134926

Solar Panels

Malbern Solar Ltd

With years of experience in the home improvement industry, Malbern Solar is a reputable company when it comes to solar energy, with their team of experts who possess the knowledge and know-how to design and install solar panels that meet your unique energy needs and maximise your savings.

Address: Malbern Industrial Estate, Holland Street, Denton, Manchester, M34 3WE


Facebook: Malbern Solar Ltd

Phone: 0800 616 022


Monday: 9am - 6pm Tuesday: 9am - 6pm Wednesday: 9am - 6pm Thursday: 9am - 6pm Friday: 9am - 6pm Saturday: 10am - 4pm Sunday: 10am - 4pm


B. J. McKenna & Co

A full service law firm with two offices in The Heatons, able to assist you with any legal matter.

Address: 335 Wellington Road North, Heaton Chapel, Stockport, SK4 4QG / 4 Moorside Road, Heaton Moor, Stockport, SK4 4DT


Facebook: BJ McKenna & Co Solicitors

Instagram: @bjmckennasolicitors

Phone: 0161 432 5757 / 0161 432 4325


Monday: 9am - 5pm Tuesday: 9am - 5pm Wednesday: 9am - 5pm Thursday: 9am - 5pm Friday: 9am - 5pm Saturday: Closed Sunday: Closed


Guerrilla Chicken Spirits

A new take on great-tasting craft gin, rum and vodka in reusable, insulated, stainless steel flasks with recyclable refill pouches.

Address: PC Ltd, PO Box 8634, Swadlincote, DE11 1JD


Facebook: Guerrilla Chicken Spirits

Instagram: @guerrillachickenspirits

Phone: 07958 685528

Twitter: @GuerrillaChikn


Sports Coaching

UK Sports Coaching Ltd

Professional teaching, sports coaching, and development programmes for nurseries and primary schools.

Address: Unit 2B, Welkin Mill, Welkin Road, Stockport, SK6 2BL


Facebook: UK Sports

Phone: 07891 205763


Monday: 7am - 7pm Tuesday: 7am - 7pm Wednesday: 7am - 7pm Thursday: 7am - 7pm Friday: 7am - 7pm Saturday: 7am - 7pm Sunday: 7am - 7pm


LM Stone Creative

LM Stone Creative is a leading supplier of high quality bespoke stone surfaces, with a team of experienced fabricators and installers who can supply you with a diverse product range and expert advice when it comes to your dream worktops.


Facebook: LM Stone Creative LTD

Instagram: lm_stone_creative_ltd

Phone: 0161 312 6864


Monday: 8am - 6pm Tuesday: 8am - 6pm Wednesday: 8am - 6pm Thursday: 8am - 6pm Friday: 8am - 6pm Saturday: Closed Sunday: Closed


Bancroft Tattoos

A tattoo artist working from Stone Heart Tattoo Studio.

Address: Stone Heart Tattoo Studio, 116 Stockport Road, Marple, SK6 6AH


Facebook: Bancroft Tattoos

Instagram: @bancrofttattoos

Monday: Closed Tuesday: 10am - 4pm Wednesday: 10am - 4pm Thursday: 10am - 4pm Friday: 10am - 4pm Saturday: 10am - 4pm Sunday: Closed

Timber Supplies

Portwood Timber Division of Illingworth Ingham (Manchester) Ltd

Whatever your timber and DIY requirements, Portwood Timber can offer you quality products and expert advice.

Address: 1 Mersey Street, Portwood, Stockport, SK1 2HX


Facebook: Illingworth Ingham

Instagram: @iitimberbranches

Phone: 0161 477 9600

Twitter: @PortwoodTimber


Monday: 7.30am - 5pm Tuesday: 7.30am - 5pm Wednesday: 7.30am - 5pm Thursday: 7.30am - 5pm Friday: 7.30am - 4.30pm Saturday: 8am - 12.30pm Sunday: Closed

Travel Agent

PTF Travel Ltd

Phone: 07753 659848 / 07734 773704

Vehicle Repairs

C J Motors Stockport Ltd

Expert mechanics based in Stockport ready to help with your vehicle repairs, whether it’s mechanical, electrical or bodywork issues.

Address: Unit 7, Richard Street, Stockport, SK1 2AX


Facebook: CJ Motors Stockport Ltd

Phone: 0161 526 0835 / 07903 252582


Weight Loss

Slimming World Reddish & Bredbury with Shlean

Slimming World's unique healthy eating plan, Food Optimising, is based on science, backed by evidence and loved by millions.


Facebook: Slimming World Reddish & Bredbury with Shlean

Phone: 07725 088549

Window Cleaner

R ‘N’ B Window Cleaning

Manchester’s highest rated window cleaning company.

Address: 45 Shaw Head Drive, Failsworth, Manchester, M35 0SA

Facebook: R ‘N’ B Window Cleaning

Phone: 07970 024993


Monday: 9am - 5pm Tuesday: 9am - 5pm Wednesday: 9am - 5pm Thursday: 9am - 5pm Friday: 9am - 5pm Saturday: Closed Sunday: Closed


Greenshoots Yoga

Yoga and mindfulness sessions for children, young adults and families.


Facebook: Greenshoots Yoga

Instagram: @greenshootsyoga

Phone: 07940 914579


Monday: 9am - 5pm Tuesday: 9am - 5pm Wednesday: 9am - 5pm Thursday: 9am - 5pm Friday: 9am - 5pm Saturday: 9am - 5pm Sunday: 9am - 5pm