Nigel Bardsley - Chairman

Nigel is a fourth generation farmer. He joined the business in 1984. He has taken the business forward in leaps and bounds and continues to do so. Nigel is also the Chairmen of MKG, a director for English apples and pears and on the SE horticultural board.


Annette Bardsley - Director

Annette joined the business in 1985. Annette is responsible for HR and admin. Annette is on the Fruit, Vegetables and Herbs Committee for the RHS and also on the National Fruit Show committee.


Ben Bardsley -  Managing Director

Ben is a fifth generation farmer. He  joined the business in 2013 having previously served as an Infantry Army Officer for 5 years.


Georgia Bardsley – Media and Marketing Manager

Georgia joined the business in 2015 with 6 years’ experience in the world of Media, PR and Marketing at a London based agency.


Paul Hamlyn - Farm Manager

Paul Joined the business in 2011 having been a agronomist in his previous career. Paul comes from a long line of farm managers, most pertinent being his father who was a Farm manager in South Africa. Paul is a committee member for the National Fruit Show.

Adrian MortonAssistant Farm Manager

Ady joined the team in 2010. He is Paul’s right hand man and overseas all thinning, picking and employee accommodation.


Diyan Mitev - Planning Manager

Diyan joined the team in 2010. He is responsible for commercial planning of fruit sales.


Ioana Chiorean - Office Manager

Ioana joined the team in 2010. She is in charge of all office and admin responsibilities.