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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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Be Mouthaware: Our Story

This Mouth Cancer Action Month, we took part in Blue Wednesday to help raise awareness for Mouth Cancer, and how it can be prevented through a simple 45 second check. At Oakenhurst, we’re passionate about Mouth Cancer and the dramatic affect it can have on an individual’s life and the people around them. In March [...]

Continued Vigilance In The Face Of Brexit Uncertainty

Whilst Britain continues to play the game of “will they, won’t they” with Brexit and the clarification of a trade deal remains vague and unspecified, it is important to remain vigilant and prepared for the worst. In February 2019, we were able to ensure all of our customers that they would not be affected by [...]

Oakenhurst at AP&M Europe Expo

At the beginning of this month, we were exhibiting at the ap&m Europe expo in Frankfurt. So a few members of our dedicated team as well as our Managing Director, Charlie Parker, and our Founder, Peter Caudell, flew out to Frankfurt to make the most of the event. Now that our team have had a [...]

Apprenticeship week

It’s the annual week-long celebration to get into the spirit of celebrating young apprentices & bringing the apprenticeship community together to rejoice the impact on individuals, employers and the economy. Oakenhurst have always been passionate about running apprenticeships. It is in our opinion crucial to train the younger generation to have a career in the [...]

Oakenhurst delivers stability in a moment of uncertainty

Despite some uncertainty surrounding the ongoing Brexit negotiations, Oakenhurst have adopted a proactive approach to ensure business and client relations remain unaffected during this time. Following EASA advice, Oakenhurst pre-applied as a Third country on the 4th of October to secure an EASA.UK.145 Approval (Third Country 145) by March 2019. This plan was launched in a bid [...]