Sam Murray - Real Nappy Advisor covering North Wales. Call Sam for home demonstrations and details of Nappuccinos on 01492 642275/07858 697870 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Bundle of Joy
36-39 Chester Street
Lullaby's UK Ltd
24, First Ave, Llay
Wrexham, LL12 0TW
Ffôn/ Tel 0843 289 8860
www.nappies.ltd.uk - Free Bi Weekly delivery to Wrexham Area.
Cotton Tails provide a nappy laundry service which covers Wrexham. They will deliver you a weekly supply of nappies and once a week will deliver your clean nappies and take away your dirty nappies. The nappies provided are pre-fold nappies and are designed to fit snugly inside a waterproof outer wrap. They also provide several brands of nappy covers, selected to provide the best quality, durability and value. Each wrap has either Velcro or popper fastenings.
Cotton Tails nappies are laundered at 95°C so that they are completely thermally disinfected. The whole process including 3 final rinses insures that no harsh chemicals are next to your baby’s skin. Cost start from about £9.25 a week.
Cotton Tails also offer a Home Laundering Trial Kit, for a single change of £25 (£30 refundable deposit) you can select up to 21 nappies and 7 outer wraps to use and wash yourself in you own home for 2 weeks. There is no obligation to buy nappies after the trial but they do offer free deliver on all orders within their laundry area.
For more details on either the laundry service or trial kits please ring 0151 355 9914 or log onto www.cottontails.co.uk.
Wrexham Council have several FREE trail kits of washable nappies that parents can borrow to see just how washable nappies have changed and how easy they are to fit into the modern daily routine. These kits are available through several local Parent & Toddler groups listed below:
Bethel Toddler Group based at Garden Village Institute
New Broughton Playgroup based at New Broughton Community Centre
Happy Days Toddler Group based at Plas Pentwyn in Coedpoeth
Bradley Playgroup based at Bradley Community Centre
Central kit based at Environment Department Depot on Wrexham Industrial Estate
If residents would like to borrow a kit for approximately 4 weeks, they can contact Catherine Knight on 01978 729693 for further information.
Real Nappy Friendly Hospitals
Wrexham hospital is an approved 'Real Nappy Friendly Hospital' you will be able to use your own real nappies during your stay there if you have already bought your nappies, if not you can view a display pack of nappies which is kept on the ward for parents to see. The pack contains 1 Swaddlebees prefold nappy, 1 Bamboo Little Lamb nappy, 1 Real Easy nappy, 1 Minky pocket nappy, 1 Nature Babies waterproof wrap, 1 washable wipe and some printed nappy and fabric guides and contact details of a local real nappy supplier.
Credit Union Schemes
Real nappies will save you money in the long run but it is money up front, a great way of avoiding this up front cost is to borrow from your local credit union. They supply low cost loans for any purpose and it’s a great way of buying all the real nappies you need without breaking the bank. Loans are repaid weekly or monthly whatever suits you best.
Wrexham County Borough Credit Union Ltd
To be eligible for a loan from the credit union you must live or work within the County Borough of Wrexham. You are not required to save with the credit union before applying for a loan but must complete an application form and provide additional documents giving details of your income & expenditure.
A typical £200 loan paid off over 12m will cost £4.34 a week. A rate of 2% a month and no arrangement or early settlement fees.
Free life insurance is provided with all loans (subject to conditions).
You can repay your loan by standing order, through you payroll with certain employers (such as Wrexham Council) or with your membership card at the Councils Cash and Estate Offices throughout the County Borough.
For more details please contact Wrexham County Borough Credit Union Ltd, 1 North Arcade, Chester Street, Wrexham, Wales, LL13 8BB. 01978 266843 or visit www.wrexhamcu.co.uk