Blakewell Services Ltd
Blakewell Services Ltd, Agricultural and Horticultural Engineers,
We are a Family run business, established in 2001 by Richard Tanton and his wife Sonia Tanton, Richard has been involved with the Agricultural Engineering industry since 1971 and has a wide and varied knowledge in this area,
Blakewell Services Ltd started from a small premises just outside Barnstaple called Blakewell, hence the company name, after trading in second hand tractors and machinery for several years the business began to expand and take on various Agricultural and Horticultural dealerships, which resulted in needing larger premises and a move to our Mill road site in Barnstaple, since then, Their eldest son Luke Tanton, son-in-law Paul Thomas and sister-in-law Sandra Reed have all joined the business at our Barnstaple depot, Luke and Paul work side-by-side in the workshop taking on various Agricultural and Horticultural repairs and servicing, and Sandra works along side Sonia in the office,
Our Hatherleigh depot (which was previously Devtrac) opened in 2013, and is Managed by David Stanbury, David is mainly Agricultural sales based but also oversees the running of the Agricultural workshop with Andrew Brown and Roy King our Agricultural Engineers, Richard and Sonia’s son-in-law Robert Ridge, runs our Horticultural and Garden machinery side of the depot dealing with sales, spares and overseeing the horticultural workshop repairs with Jeffery Winn our Horticultural Engineer, and Richards daughter Sarah Thomas is our Agricultural Spares Person,
The business has since expanded again with the recent acquisition of a small premises at St. Johns Garden Centre in Barnstaple, specialising in everything Garden Machinery, This depot is run by Rob and Jamie and is mainly sales based but has the facility to carry out minor Garden machinery repairs and servicing,
Please call us or drop in for all your Agricultural and Horticultual requirements, from Sales and Service to Spares and Accessories, or just some friendly advice,
We stock one of the largest ranges of pedestian & ride on lawnmowers, strimmers, chainsaws and horticultural equipment in North and Mid Devon, and strive to offer customer service second to none.