James Martin

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So far James Martin has created 38 blog entries.

60 Seconds with… Tom Grant

Tom joined Oakenhurst in May 2018 as our Logistics Driver/Operative and has a split role here. The first part of his time is spent out delivering finished goods and collecting units, the second part comes into action when he's not on the road, at which point he works in Stores, booking units on to our [...]

Matt Pearce 2019 Championship Review

The close of 2019 saw the end of the inaugural UK Daniel Ricciardo Race Series, a new format of 125cc two-stroke kart racing headed up by the F1 driver himself, Daniel Ricciardo. Even though the new format and kart has taken some getting used to, it has been a very successful year, which has Matt’s [...]

60 Seconds with… Martin Sanderson

Martin is a part of our management team and has worked at Oakenhurst since December 2008. As Facilities & Accounts Manager, Martin's primary role is to effectively manage the financial side of Oakenhurst. Under the facilities part of Martin's title, he looks after the buildings that we operate out of, liaising with our various service [...]

60 Seconds with… Father Christmas!

Christmas is here! Hohoho. I oversee all the manufacturing and distribution of all the toys to the good boys and girls, making sure that all of the good children get what they asked me for in their letters, every year, before they wake up on Christmas Day. Q. If you could learn to do anything, [...]

Thank you and Happy Christmas

As the year comes to a close, it is only natural to look back over the success and difficulties faced throughout. With the addition of new staff and an ever growing team, the Oakenhurst Family has seen growth throughout the company that’s allowed us to improve our turnaround times (TATs) and increase our total repairs [...]

Group Communications Officer – James Martin

“We are pleased to announce that James Martin has accepted the position of Group Communications Officer on a permanent contract. “Having joined the Oakenhurst Family earlier this year (April 2019) on a 10 month contract, James’ role has progressed and developed into a communications orientated position. He fits in well with the Oakenhurst team and [...]

60 Seconds with… Michael Cramp

Mike recently joined Oakenhurst as our Global Sales Rep. Mike has been learning about Oakenhurst and what makes us the quality option, he is customer facing, and will be meeting with our customers to discuss their needs as well as which of our solutions & capabilities best suit them. You can find out more about [...]

Introducing Michael Cramp – Our New Global Sales Rep

We are excited to introduce Michael Cramp as our new Global Sales Rep! Some of our customers will have already met Mike at MRO Europe in October, as he attended to get a jump start on meeting some of our amazing customers. Charlie Parker, Managing Director said, I would like to personally welcome Michael to [...]

An Oakenhurst Christmas – Our Open Hours

The decorations are up, the Christmas music's playing, and advent calendars have open doors. That can only mean one thing, that it's Christmas! Below are our opening hours during the Christmas period, but this year we will continue to offer 24 hour support for all AOG requirements. We would like to take this opportunity to [...]

Matt Pearce Karting: Round 6

Oakenhurst is proud to sponsor Matt Pearce in his Daniel Ricciardo Series karting season. Round 6 took place on September 28th – 29th and the team has sent us a race report about his weekend at Fulbeck. Fulbeck started as a track in the late 1950s when local people started racing home-built machines around the [...]