Meet the Team @ Handy Compact Tractors and Machinery
The Handy family have been farming at West end farm for more than 55 years providing us with the experience and a good insight into what our customer needs maybe.
Find out a bit more about our key team members:
Phil Handy, Managing Director
You will often speak to Phil on the phone answering your enquires. You see Phil delivering and collecting machinery, carrying out mechanical repairs and servicing as well as general farm work.
Fun fact “I onced managed to get alot of paint in my hair and had to shave my head bald, my Fiance was NOT happy.”
Martin & Debbie Handy, Farmers
Martin and Debbie are the 2nd generation to be farming at West End Farm after John and Jill Handy (the first generation), They both contribute a wealth of knowledge within the agricultural and equine industrie helping us to understand and provide recomendations to our customers for using machinery and maintaining their own property.
You will often see Martin and Debbie delivering and collecting machinery and carrying out farm duties at our yard.
Fun facts, Martin “I am soo commited to checking on my cattle that once I had to check on a cow in the early hours of the morning and turned a light on in our cattle shed which inturn set off our cockerel crowing in the garden and he then set off all the other cockerels crowing in the neighbourhood.”
Debbie “I’m constantly keeping the guys in check and filled up with plenty of cakes, biscuits, teas and coffee and looking after the multiple dogs in our family.”
Tom Edwards, Agricultural Welder & Fabricator
You will often see Tom carrying out welding and fabrication work both on site and in our fully equipped workshop.