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Parkminster Products

PARKMINSTER PRODUCTS

We visit Parkminster Products in Partridge Green, which has recently launched its beautifully-scented Regency range.For the full article click here

Cocoa Loco

COCOA LOCO, HORSHAM

Back in 2005, Sarah Payne started making brownies as a way to make some money. Now in Swan Walk, some people thinks its a major franchise! For full story click here.

The Yoga Garden

THE YOGA GARDEN

Nina Fowkes didn’t feel right practicing yoga in the village hall, so in 2009 established The Yoga Garden in her own back garden. Read the article here

Knepp Camping
CAMPING ON KNEPP ESTATE

The Burrell family, who live at Knepp Castle, has created a small campsite on a wild meadow at the southern end of the estate. Click here.


The AToM team at the Carfax

ALL TYPES OF MORTGAGES

AToM (All Types of Mortgages) in Horsham is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, and there are still many of us who could use their expertise. Full article here

Melanie Paul Jewellers

MELANIE PAUL GOLDSMITH'S, STORRINGTON

Melanie Moore enjoyed her school work experience at a Goldsmith's so much that she decided it was what she wanted to do as a career. Now, she's celebrating 10 years on Storrington High Street. Click here

Lucibelle Tiaras

LUCIBELLE TIARAS

Lucy Stevens has built up a dood home-based business by creating beautiful tiaras for weddings and special occasions.. Read the article at http://aahorsham.co.uk/content/lucibelle

Tiffany Lights at Sussex Lighting

SUSSEX LIGHTING IN HORSHAM

The shop at West Point surely has the most fascinating window display in town. It's just as inguiging inside too.... Full story at http://aahorsham.co.uk/content/sussexlighting

Roadwork Travel Ltd

ROADMARK TRAVEL LTD

For more than 25 years, the Storrington-based company has been taking people of day trips and holidays across the country. Read the article at http://aahorsham.co.uk/content/roadmark

Trenchmore Farm
FOCUS ON QUALITY BEEF AT TRENCHMORE
At Trenchmore Farm, a family team are taking a different approach to beef production, whilst their sideline project of cider is also winning fans. Read story at http://aahorsham.co.uk/content/trenchmore

Cream & Country
CREAM & COUNTRY ICE CREAM
Mark and Jo Murphy couldnt find the right ice cream whilst shopping one day, so they took the unusual step of creating their own! Read story at http://aahorsham.co.uk/content/creamcountry

Keeper's Kennels

KEEPERS KENNELS IN LOWER BEEDING

The family-run business has recently exanded its service, with dog walking and a grooming parlour being offered at the scenic site near Leonardslee Gardens. Read the full article at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/keepers

The Artisan Bakehouse

THE ARTISAN BAKEHOUSE, ASHURT

Les and Louise Nicholson gave up careers in the city more a more relaxing lifestyle. The now run baking courses at their pretty home in Ashurst, near Steyning. Full story at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/artisanbake

Mark Peckham at LeatherMark69

LEATHERMARK69 in COOLHAM

We meet Mark Peckham, who has established his leather tooling business, within a custom bike workshop in Coolham. Full story at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/leathermark69

Virtual Flight Centre

VIRTUAL FLIGHT CENTRE, COOLHAM

The Virtual Flight Centre at Thornhill Court, just off the A27 in Coolham, was formed in 2006 with only one simulator, a Boeing 737, but over the years they have added light aircraft and two Typhoon jets.. Read the article at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/virtualcentre

Gareth at The Beer Essentials

THE BEER ESSENTIALS

 Gareth Jones was the brewery shop manager at King and Barnes for nearly 13 years, before starting The Beer Essentials in East Street. Read the full article at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/beeressentials

Ruby Rose Jackson
POLE DANCING CLASSES A SUCCESS
Ruby Rose Jackson, a pole fitness instructor from Horsham runs her own business, Pole Place, from B52's in Piries Place. Classes have proved to be more popular than expected. Read story at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/poledance

Absolute Fruitcake

ABSOLUTE FRUITCAKE IN THAKEHAM

Sara has been baking cupcakes and celebration cakes from her home for several years. But last summer, she thought she would try to create something different. Read the article at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/fruitcake

Kids Like Us

KIDS LIKE US

Kids Like Us provide breakfast and after school care for children at three schools in Southwater and Horsham. Read the full article at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/kidslikeus

Keith Baker
PETROL PUMPS AT CLASSIC CYCLEWORKS
Keith Baker is best known for painting classioc American motorcycles, but in his spare time he is creating replica petrol pumps for petrolheads with a need to motoring memorabilia. Visit http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/classicpumps
Alpha Exotics

ALPHA EXOTICS IN HORSHAM

We visit Horsham's new reptile shop, Alpha Exotics, and see some exciting animals such as the rhino rat snake and red-eyed alligator skiink. Read the full article at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/alphaexotics

Huxley's Bird of Prey Centre

HUXLEY'S BIRD OF PREY CENTRE

Behind Hillier Garden Centre, a terrific experience awaits visitors as they have the chance to meet Harris Hawks, Owls, Peregrine Falcons and even a Bateleur eagle. Read the full article at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/huxleys

Honey by Bee Cosmetics

BEE COSMETICS IN HORSHAM

Derek Ready's passion for beekeeping began after he spotted a hive being removed in Horsham town centre. Along with wife Elizabeth, he now looks after several apiaries and produces honey and cosmetic products. Full story at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/beecosmetics

Tristan Loraine

FACT NOT FICTION FILMS

We interview Tristan Loraine, a Southwater director who has just been to the Cannes market to promote his now film, A Dark Reflection. Read the full article at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/factnotfiction

Newbridge Nurseries
NEWBRIDGE NURSERIES IN BROADBRIDGE HEATH
Newbridge Nurseries has recently been recognised as the most improved garden centre in the country, as its huge range of indoor and outdoor plants - not to mention the Stooks cafe - continues to attract customers. For story at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/newbridge

Care Charts UK

CARE CHARTS UK IN HORSHAM

Simple 'Remember I'm Me' charts, now found in 650 care homes across the country, are the brainchild of Zoe Harris, founder of Care Charts UK. Read the full story at http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/carecharts

Taylor Made Uniforms

TAYLOR MADE UNIFORMS IN HORSHAM

It all started with a small order at just one local primary school, but now Taylor Made Uniforms supplies thousands of children with school uniform in the area. To read full story see http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/taylormade

 

Maltman Cosham
MALTMAN COSHAM VETERINARY CLINIC
The Slinfold vets has grown its business on personal service. Now the trick will be to maintain that as its popularity continues to grow. Read the full story by clicking the link on the business menu
Michael Hartland

HORSHAM CARRIAGE OCCASIONS IN COPSALE

Michaela Hartland is developing his skills as a coachman, offering traditional carraige rides for weddings and special occasions in the Horsham area. Visit http://www.aahorsham.co.uk/content/carriages for more details...

Maverick
MAVERICK PUBLISHING ARE TOP GUNS
As well as publishing leading children’s books, for almost a decade the company has created some of the country’s most loved animal calendars, including The Guinea Pig Games and Extreme Meerkats. Click here for more
Sturgeon Farm

NEW ORCHARD FISHERIES IN WASHINGTON

New Orchard Fisheries in Washington is one of very few CEFAS (Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science) approved wholesale sturgeon farms in the country. Click here for More

Lost in the Loft

LOST IN THE LOFT

Vic Chase uses broadcast-level equipment to bring your old VHS and Cinefilm memories back to life in a DVD format. Click here for More

South Lodge Hotel

SOUTH LODGE HOTEL IN LOWER BEEDING

South Lodge owes its existence to beer. It was built in 1883 by Frederick Du Cane Godman, who had inherited a fortune through the family connection to the Whitbread and Co brewing company. Click here for More

Trina and Tim Rollings

FISHERS FARM PARK IN WISBOROUGH GREEN

From humble beginnings, Trina and Tim Rollings managed to build a small animal trail up to become a leading tourist attraction in West Sussex Click here for More

Durwin at High Barn Oils

HIGH BARN OILS IN BARNS GREEN

Durwin Banks, the owner of High Barn Oils in Barns Green, grows linseed on 200 acres of farmland and produces tonnes of pure oil each year. Click here for More

Coffee Real

SERVING UP A PROPER COFFEE

For a drink that is enjoyed so frequently by so many of us, we know remarkably little about coffee.Coffee Real are here to educate us all! Click here for More

The Linen Shop

THE LINEN SHOP IN HORSHAM

Fran White, owner of The Linen Shop, has refused to compromise on quality. She still offers highly sought-after Irish linen, as well as linen from Scotland and Belgium. Click here for More

Bonny Boutiques

BONNY BOUTIQUES IN HORSHAM

Sarah Chorlton set up Bonny Boutiques and has seen demand grow for her quirky cushions and bunting. Click here for More

David at Bangers Galore

BANGERS GALORE IN HORSHAM

It’s harder than you think to make the perfect sausage. Master it and perhaps you too have the potential to be National Sausage Making Champion. Click here for More

Julia Felton

CAN HORSES REALLY IMPROVE A BUSINESS?

Julia Felton was a city high-flyer, but she gave it all up to pursue a passion for working with horses. Now, she thinks businesses could benefit from her ideas...Click here for More

Bolney Wine Estate

BOLNEY WINE ESTATE

After 40 years, Bolney Wine Estate has become an award-winning vineyard and has helped transform the preception of English wines. Click here for More

Harris Bros Funfair

HARRIS BROS FUNFAIR IN ASHINGTON

The Harris brothers are part of the furniture in Ashington. The family has lived in the village for generations, and for all of that time they’ve been synonymous with funfairs. Click here for More

Raylands Country Park

RAYLANDS COUNTRY PARK IN SOUTHWATER

As well as the business headquarters on Worthing Road, the family-run Roundstone Caravans operates Raylands Country Park in the peaceful surroundings of Jackrells Lane near Southwater.  Click here for More

New House Farm

NEW HOUSE FARM IN HORSHAM

Max Walton, a fourth generation farmer, devotes most of the farm’s 900 acres to arable farming, producing milling wheat, milling oats, oilseed rape, beans and linseed which is exported all over the world. Click here for More

Fran at Knitters Corner

KNITTERS CORNER IN HORSHAM

There are not many shops in which you can knit a cardigan whilst talking with friends over tea and biscuits.  But this is how many of the customers of a Horsham wool shop like to spend their day. Click here for More

Henry Adams Lettings

HENRY ADAMS OPENS NEW LETTINGS OFFICE

Henry Adams has moved its specialist Lettings team into new offices in the heart of Horsham, as the company continues its growth in sales and lettings. Click here for More

Covers

COVERS OPENS NEW DEPOT

Building and timber merchants Covers invited one of its loyal customers to open its new depot on Foundry Lane in Horsham Click here for More

Hearing Electronics Limited

HD REVOLUTION AT HORSHAM HEARING CENTRES

Thanks to huge advancements in technology, hearing aids are also available with high definition sound quality. Click here for More

ABM Building Services

ABM BUILDING SERVICES: THE EXPERTS

If you have plans to extend your home and better utilise the space available, ABM Building Services can ensure your vision is realised. Click here for More

Seers Croft

SEERS CROFT VETERINARY SURGERY

As we take a tour of the Seers Croft Veterinary Surgery in Faygate, we gradually learn to expect the unexpected. Click here for More

Rupert Toovey

TOOVEY'S AUCTIONEERS

There is one day left until three days of auctions begin, and Toovey’s auctioneers in Washington is a hive of activity. Click here for More

Thermco

THERMCO: AT THE HEART OF SOLAR

The concept of solar power is relatively simple; sunlight is converted into electricity through photovoltaics. But Thermco in Washington proves there is a bit more to it than that! Click here for More

Dark Star Brewery

DARK STAR BREWERY

Paul Reed, the managing director at Dark Star Brewery, rejects the opportunity to blow his own trumpet when AAH asks him to reveal what the Partridge Green Brewery does better than others. Click here for More

B&B In France

HORSHAM COUPLE OPEN FRENCH B&B

It could easily be Horsham’s Local Produce market, but in fact we’re in Revel - a bastide town in the south of France - equidistant from Toulouse, Carcassonne, Albi and the Canal du Midi. Click here for More

Angus at Architectural Plants

ARCHITECTURAL PLANTS

Twenty years have passed since Architectural Plants in Nuthurst opened.Its range of exotic plant species was considered so unusual that the nursery attracted national news coverage. Click here for More

Mr Simms in Horsham

MR SIMMS OLDE SWEETE SHOP

The most enjoyable aspect of Mr Simms Old Sweet Shoppe is, supposedly, its devotion to recreating the sweet shops of old.But in truth, none of us ever had a sweet shop as good as this. Click here for More

ICA Electrical Contractors

ICA ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS

Solar Power is an increasingly popular choice for people willing to invest in renewable energy and ICA as you can  make money by selling back excess energy. Click here for More

Ian and Nigel at the Brewery

W.J KING'S BREWERY

The name King has been synonymous with brewing in Horsham ever since James King started trading as a Maltster in the Bishopric in 1860. Click here for More

Mark and Antony with Melinda

MARK ANTONY WINDOWS

Mark Antony Windows recently made its television debut in Channel 5 show Cowboy Builders, helping Melinda Messenger and Dominic Littlewood clean up the work of a ‘cowboy builder’.Click here for More

Kissingate Brewery

KISSINGATE BREWERY

Kissingate may be the district’s smallest brewery, but it is one that’s punching above its weight from its small unit off Church Lane in Lower Beeding.Click here for More