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Sponsors, Supporters & Other Links 2017

The organisers would like to thank all of our 2017 sponsors and supporters for their generous support which helped us maximise the money donated to charity.

Platinum Sponsor

Battens Solicitors

Battens is recognised as one of the country's most progressive law firms providing decisive legal advice, guidance and solutions to clients nationwide who value a high standard of practical legal support.


Yeovil Round Table

Yeovil Lions Club

Yeovil Ales Brewery

Awesome Beers!

Blackmores Machinery Haulage Ltd

Blackmores Machinery Haulage Ltd is now one of the most successful machinery-handling specialists in the South West.

S & S Sheet Metal Ltd

S & S Sheet Metal offer a wide range of sheet metal and steel fabrication work specialising in the manufacture of component products relating to the office furniture and shop fitting industries. We have the latest plant and machinery, including CNC Turret Punch, Press Brakes and Guillotine, expertly handled by our team of highly skilled operators.

Sherborne Web Design

Where cutting edge technology meets traditional values ... creators and hosts of the YBF website.

Gold Sponsors

Waterloo Music

Based in Somerset, we are the award-winning Waterloo Music! Yeovil's premier guitar and drum shop we stock a full range of big brand instruments as well as all the essentials, guitars, drum kits, drum sticks, strings, drum skins and so on.

Love Yeovil

A committee run by local businesses in partnership with SSDC and Yeovil Town Council that meets regularly to action ways of promoting and improving the Town Centre. The groupís key aims are to attract people to Yeovil and encourage them to buy into retail, business, leisure and cultural offerings.

Wincanton Print Company Ltd

Specialists in prepress, litho-printing, digital printing and hand finishing; printers of the YBF programme.

Wizard Marquees & Events

Complete event hire services, from marquess to mobile bars and much more! Covering the whole of the south west. Call Brett on 01935 427 736.

Lufton Park Estates

Industrial units to rent on Lufton Trading Estate; flexible terms, contact John Donnelly 01935 432329.

Radio Cabs

Since founding almost four decades ago, Radio Cabs have established a solid reputation as the Yeovil Taxi Firm you can rely on. We operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week and strive to get you to your location as quickly as possible. In addition to offering local services our Taxi services we offer great value airport transfers, and a 16 seat mini bus.

Studley Roofing

Studley Roofing is a well respected and well established roofing company which has been serving the South West community since 1998

Silver Sponsors

A J Wakely & Sons

leading independent funeral directors based in the South West of England Tel: 01935 479913

Albert Goodman

Albert Goodman is regarded as one of the foremost accounting, tax and business advisory firms in the South West with an office in Yeovil. They have an excellent and varied client list that includes the regions leading owner managed businesses, family businesses and SMEs and private clients.

Ashfords LLP

Ashfords is a national provider of legal and professional services. We are as ambitious as our clients and thrive on being a part of their success. Our clear direction and strong leadership ensures they always receive the service they deserve and expect.

Blackmores Machinery Haulage Ltd

Blackmores Machinery Haulage Ltd is now one of the most successful machinery-handling specialists in the South West.

Jones Building Group

Jones Building Contractors is a multi-faceted company with over 30 years' experience operating throughout the South West with offices in Yeovil, Portishead, Exeter, Plymouth and New Milton.


Old Mill Group

Accountants and Financial Planners.

Pates & Pates Financial Solutions

Qualified, regulated Financial Planners providing advice on family, income and mortgage protection, pensions, savings, investments and later life planning. Pates & Pates Financial Solutions are a family firm based in Long Sutton. We believe in long term client relationships for long term financial planning and our aim is to help you achieve your lifetime financial goals with personally tailored solutions, clearly presented and competitively priced. Whether you need the peace of mind of a regular financial review service or just one-off advice, call David, Simon or Christabel Pates on 01458 241327 or send an email to

Porter Dodson

Solicitors & Advisors - Prepare, Support, Protect.

Read & Co

Whatever your needs, we can help. Read & Co. is a firm of Chartered Accountants with offices in Martock, Somerset and Sherborne, Dorset offering accounts, taxation and business advisory and support services to a wide range of businesses and individuals.

S & S Sheet Metal Ltd

S & S Sheet Metal offer a wide range of sheet metal and steel fabrication work specialising in the manufacture of component products relating to the office furniture and shop fitting industries. We have the latest plant and machinery, including CNC Turret Punch, Press Brakes and Guillotine, expertly handled by our team of highly skilled operators.

Slade Parry Limited

Slade Parry Ltd are a firm of Quantity Surveyors and Project Managers based in Yeovil, Somerset. With an office also in Minehead, Somerset, we are ideally placed to cover the whole of the South West.

Spiller Architectural Ironmongery Ltd

Spiller is an independent and long-established specialist ironmongery company with a 200 year history in the South-West of England. From our modern purpose-built premises in Yeovil, Somerset we supply door and window fittings and security products throughout the UK.

Twoleaf Property Management Ltd

As an independent company dedicated to Property Management we provide a professional and friendly service to commercial landlords and tenants throughout the South West.

Bronze Sponsors

1st UK Commercial

A new and dynamic insurance company, specialising in Motor Trader Insurance, Car Dealer Insurance, Truck insurance and Car Insurance. Tel: 0844 544 0989

AC Powder Coatings Ltd

Lufton Trading Estate, Yeovil.

Adacore (Embedded Consulting UK Ltd)

Specialists in high integrity embedded software development.

Adanac Financial Services Ltd

Adanac Financial Services Ltd was created in 2002. Its foundations are built on the demand for a firm that understands and specialises in the needs of solicitors, accountants and their clients, as well as providing high quality independent financial advice for our private and business clients

Aerios Ltd

Aerios Ltd is an aerospace research and consultancy company that applies extensive knowledge from hard won experience to provide elegant solutions of high integrity Tel: 01935 850392

Better Choice Cleaning

a family run business operating in and around the Yeovil area. Working with you to create a cleaning plan that fits your unique needs. They offer a wide array of cleaning solutions and prices. No matter how big or small the job, we can create the perfect plan for your home or office.Tel: 07977 003056

Boon Brown Architects

Boon Brown Architects are based in Yeovil on the Somerset Dorset border. This location gives us an excellent base for project opportunities throughout the southwest as well as for schemes based further into the southeast and midlands.

Buffalo Trailers

Buffalo Trailers manufacture an extensive range of trailers from a small 5í x 3í Trailer up to a 3500kg trailer. Each trailer is designed with a specific purpose in mind, enabling Buffalo to offer a range in a variety of styles and sizes. Call 01935 411294

CDK Engineering Services Ltd

CDK Seals started out as a family-run business to supply PTFE seals, spring energised seals, rubber mouldings and hydraulic seals. From these humble beginnings it has grown into one of the UK's leading manufacturers and suppliers of quality sealing solutions.


CETSAT help clients across the country to maximise profitability, enhance productivity, and optimise business performance through effective use of the latest Information Technology

Chesters Commercial Ltd

Chesters Commercial is a company of Chartered Surveyors and Valuers based in Yeovil, Somerset. Chesters Commercial was established in 2014 having evolved from Humberts Commercial, which was itself established for nearly 20 years and traded until recently under a franchise agreement with Chesterton Humberts.Tel 01935 415454

Cornwall Glass & Glazing Ltd

With the blend of experience, technology, facilities in our production factories, product range and the accessibility to these, it enables Cornwall Glass to cater to your needs in an efficient and effective manner. With leading technology, machinery and a skilled workforce it has enables us to provide you with a first class, professional service.

D Glass

D Glass is the complete design, supply, and installation solution for Windows, Doors, Conservatories, Curtain Walling, and all forms of Glazing requirements. The complete glazing solutions company, for all of your projects, in the Commercial, Trade, New Build and Architects Specified Projects sector. D Glass undertakes projects throughout the South West.

Dorset Vehicle Rentals

We at Dorset Vehicle Rentals fully understand the need for a prompt and reliable service, where quality, choice, and value are of prime importance. We have fully trained, friendly staff, that will take the time to talk to you, and fully understand your vehicle rental requirements.

Estatesman - Commercial Property Consultancy

Estatesman are a Property and Facilities Management Provider. Regulated by the RICS we provide a high quality and professional property consultancy across a range of disciplines. We also deliver a range of Facilities Management Services including Property Maintenance & Contract Cleaning.

First Class Improvements

For all your home improvement and property servicing requirements. Give Dan a call on 01935 434994

Fit and Furnish

Specialists in quality furniture for the home and contract market. Based in Yeovil but make deliveries Nationwide including many far flung destinations such as offshore islands and even the Scottish Highlands

Fredric's Hair Yeovil

We are a well establised salon that has been running for over 30 years. The salon entails a friendly and proffesional atmosphere and welcomes all.

Funtasia Entertainment Ltd

If you are looking to arrange the ultimate party, planning your wedding or simply looking for ideas to entertain people, then Funtasia Entertainment should be your first choice to call. Tel: 01935 414393

Healey Electrical Services

Healey Electrical Services offer an extensive range of services. Our expertise lies in matching our knowledge and skill base with reliable service.

Justelle Ltd

Specialising in strategic marketing, conversion rate optimisation, customer experience marketing and digital marketing. Justelle Ltd can help you whatever you need.

Lanham & Francis Chartered Accountants

Having been established for over sixty years, They are first and foremost a local practice, with extensive links and relationships with our allied professionals extending over many years.Tel: 01935 476401

N G Autos (SW) Ltd

N G Autos have 30 years experience in the motor trade, Nick, Alfa Romeo Specialist & Gary, Audi VW Master Technician. Tel: 01935 477327

NPJ Machine Tools

NSM Plumbing

NSM Plumbing Ltd is a family run, local company. We have been operating in Yeovil and the surrounding area for the last 8 years helping our customers with all aspects of plumbing and heating.Tel:01935 427812

Pete Lunn

Pete's Bun Shop

Fresh sandwiches and best Chilli Dog in Town! Pete's Bun Shop can be found at The Forum, Abbey Manor, Yeovil or call 01935 433116

Quicksilver Mail

We really are a "proper pub" as one of our customers puts it. We are in fact the only pub in the country named The Quicksilver Mail, which makes us pretty unique!

Rob Margetts Carpets & Flooring

Est. 1986 Rob Margetts carpet & Flooring Ltd. Covering all types of flooring domestic and some commercial. Their showroom is situated approximately half a mile from the A303.It is nestled at the bottom of the local beauty spot of Ham Hill Stoke-sub-Hamdon. Tel: 01935 825505


SAFAS Safety Audit Systems provide a comprehensive Food Safety and Health & Safety service. We deliver online and classroom training from as little as £9.95 per module (Level 1 Food Hygiene), online document management and diary system and spot audits and inspections from our Chartered Environmental Health Practitioners.

Shaw Pet Centre

Shaw Pet Centre is a boarding kennels & Cattery owned by, Clive & Charmaine who are experienced in animal care and have many animals of their own. Since taking over a refurbishment plan to improve the kennels and cattery has been under taken and is progressing well. Tel:

Simply Bathrooms & Bedrooms of Sherborne

Suppliers and Installers of Quality, Bathrooms and Bedrooms. Call us on 01935 817111

Solicitors Title

Whether youíre starting out in business or expanding internationally, our commercial experience can support you; or perhaps youíre looking to buy your first home or need to make a will Ė They offer a full range of services tailored to your needs. In addition, they have a real depth of expertise in a number of specialist areas; these include franchising, noise nuisance and motorsport.TEL: 01935 385963

Steve Bane Fabrics

Steve Bane Fabrics has over 40 years of experience in supplying and creating soft furnishings to discerning home makers across the South of England.

Transport Systems (Western) Ltd

For all your vehicle leasing requirement, Call 01935 426566

Turner Windows

Whether you specify construction in PVCu, Aluminium or Timber, your technically superior windows, doors and conservatories will be designed and built to our high standards to suit your unique needs, and your home. We provide quality products and services that help to make your home perfect.

Watertite Building Services Engineers

Based in Yeovil, and operating predominantly throughout the South West, the Home Counties and the London area, Watertite Heating has many years of experience of delivering building engineering services to a wide ranging customer base covering the industrial, commercial, public sector and domestic markets.

Watly Engineering Ltd

West Country Cars

With an extensive range of quality used cars featuring all makes and models, West Country Cars can provide the right car at the right price with the best service. With so much choice on used cars why go anywhere else? They offer a no quibble warranty so you can relax and enjoy your new purchase. Contact us today for a friendly professional service. Tel: 01935 863538

WJG Storefitters Ltd

W.J.G Storefitters Ltd was established in October 1989 by Wayne Gillam. Over the years through a string of high-profile contracts, quality workmanship and consistently meeting time deadlines, the company gained both respect and an excellent reputation within the shopfitting industry. This is shown by a portfolio of household names that continually return to W.J.G Storefitters for their shopfitting needs.

Yellowbox Solutions Ltd

Workwear, sportswear & team kits, signs & banners, vehicle graphics and print & stationery.

YHC Hire Solutions

YHC Hire Services are an independent, family owned hire company, with over 30 years' experience in the rental industry, specialising in tool and plant hire for the professional and DIY enthusiast alike

Zodiac Security

Security system installation and maintenance services across Yeovil, Taunton, Somerset, Dorset, Devon, Wiltshire & London including burglar alarms, cctv systems, access control, automatic gates, door entry systems and wireless alarms Call: 01458 241166

Zoe's Hair And Beauty

ZoŽís Hair and Beauty Salon based in Yeovil, Somerset owner and Proprietor ZoŽ Mathews, first opened for business January 2004. contemporary feel, with stylists trained at ZoŽís and currently 5 talented stylists with years of experience. Top to Toe service at ZoŽís hair, nails, beauty, aesthetics and now hair transplants.Tel: 01935 432227