Feel Good

4 wellness spots in the North East

Take some time out to look after your mental health, thanks to these local businesses.

Written by Rachael Nichol
Published 17.02.2022

Circe Flower Co. 

There’s no better feeling than receiving a beautiful bouquet of flowers from a loved one, or picking one up yourself. Circe is a blooming gorgeous artisan florist and plant shop in Corbridge, whose natural, wild and rule-breaking style of floristry will help brighten up anyone’s day.

Plus, Circe Flower Co. runs workshops in their store, with all refreshments, delicious treats and a glass of fizz included. Whether you fancy a go at flowering arranging yourself or you find it more therapeutic to plant flowers into a window box, there are plenty of workshops to choose from that are proven to help with your mental health.



Infusion CBD

Feeling stressed and anxious? Infusion CBD’s all-natural, organic and fully recyclable products will help you feel calmer and more relaxed.

Whether you want your little bit of zen on-the-go with CBD gummies, capsules, and balms that are highly absorbent, or you need to let your day’s stresses dissolve away with CBD-infused soothing bath salts during a long, hot and soothing soak, we can guarantee you’ll see a difference in your feelings of wellbeing in no time.



Forum Books

Nothing beats diving into a good book to escape from the hustle and bustle of the world, right? Forum Booksin Corbridge have an eye-popping range of books staffed by bibliophiles, where you’ll be sure to find something new with the help of their friendly team.

And if you’re not nearby to Corbridge, why not pop into their sister store the bound in Whitley Bay, or drop in and say hello to the newly opened bookshop in Alnwick, Accidental Bookshop – which features the UK’s tallest (bookshop) bookshelf.



Juicy Fitness

Although working out and getting into an exercise routine is always easier if you’re in the right mindset, Juicy Fitness is your best answer to getting motivated in a supportive, friendly environment.

Based in North Shields, Juicy is a family-run gym delivering a range of group fitness programmes designed by women, for women, alongside a tailored personal training service aimed exclusively for us ladies. So, when you leave, you’ll be sure to feel good both inside and out.


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