We’re a close-knit, hard working and highly experienced team of technicians.

The team at Queens Park Garage collectively have decades of experience as mechanics. We have worked hard to find a group of people who work well together, are efficient and have excellent customer service skills.

Marc Haines, Director

Marc Haines, Director

Time as a mechanic: I was born at the garage!

Specialist area: MOT's and anything to do with performance cars

What the team say: Great Boss!

Story about Marc: My nan used to live in the flat above the garage so I would get the bus from school to the garage where she would make me ham sandwiches for dinner while my mum and dad were working below!

Paul Miles - Garage Manager

Paul Miles - Garage Manager

Time as a mechanic: 30 years (11 at QPG)

Specialist area: Air Con, Diagnostics, Fault Finding

What the team say: Diagnostic Master

Matt Starie - Workshop Manager

Matt Starie - Workshop Manager

Time as a mechanic:13 years (5 year at QPG)

Specialist area: Clutches & welding

Story about Matt: He once got hit by a car, according to Matt the car came off worse than he did!!

Hobbies: Fishing, Netflix, eating!

Sharon Packman  - Office Manager

Sharon Packman - Office Manager

Time at QPG 3 Years

Specialist area: Accounts/admin

What the team say: The one we could not do without.

Hobbies: Swimming and dancing

Rickey Johnson - Technician

Rickey Johnson - Technician

Time as a mechanic:13 years

Specialist area: Clutches, head gaskets, diagnostics and problem solving

Story about Rickey: He took out all his mum’s wall and all her garden chairs when he couldn’t stop his pit bike while wheeling it down the side of the house. His mum was not best pleased!!

Hobbies: Fishing, motorbikes, tinkering with anything that has an engine

Jack Cracknell - Technician

Jack Cracknell - Technician

Time as a mechanic:8 years (2 year at qpg) QPG

Specialist area: Servicing & timing belts

Story about Jack: He used to love running around pretending to be Sonic the Hedgehog (he assures us this was sometime ago!!)

Hobbies: Skateboarding, music festivals and upgrading my car

Nickname: Crackers

Pawel Krzeminski

Pawel Krzeminski

Time as a mechanic:20 years as a mechanic and 4 years at QPG

Specialist area: Clutches; Diagnostic and problem solving

Story about Pawel: When applying for his son's passport, the lady asked his son what relation Pawel was and his son replied "my uncle"!

Hobbies: Fishing; modifying cars

Liam Lever

Liam Lever

Time as a mechanic:in trade for 4 years and at QPG for over 3 years

Specialist area: Enjoys getting involved in big technical jobs and learning something new

Story about Liam: He was the under 21 autotesting champion at the age of 18 for Bournemouth and District Car Club.

Hobbies: Guitar, mandolin and banjo, but rallying is my passion


Shaun Taylor

Time as a mechanic: (2 year at QPG)

Time as a mechanic: I have been in the trade for 18 years!

Specialist area: Wheel alignment

Hobbies: Hobbies – PlayStation, urban exploring, spending time with my kids

Carl Taylor

Carl Taylor

Time as a mechanic: (2 years at QPG)

Specialist area: Steering & suspension

Story about Carl: I once walked into a closed patio door in front of a few women on a night out

Hobbies: Car stereo installs, modifying cars and going to the skate park with my kids

Vidas Cesonis

Vidas Cesonis

Time as a mechanic: (3 years at QPG)

Specialist area: Servicing, clutches, cambelts

Story about Vidas: When I was 16 years old, I was skipping classes to work in a garage

Hobbies: Traveling, cinema and cooking

Callum Norris

Callum Norris

Time as a mechanic:6 years as a mechanic (3 years qualified). 1 month at QPG

Specialist area: Enjoys clutches and engine rebuilds

Hobbies: Cars

Story about Callum: I once thought it would be a good idea to rebuild the head of an engine in my parents lounge whilst they were away. They came back 2 days early and surprisingly they weren’t happy, can’t imagine why?! So it wasn’t such a good idea after all…

Nickname: Norris

Why our customers think we’re the best

Family Run Business

Fully Trained & Qualified Technicians

Free Wifi & Refreshments

State of the Art Tools & Equipment

Customer Courtesy Cars Available

Out of hours key drop

On-site Parking


Relax whilst we work on your car

You can leave your car with us or wait in our comfortable reception with free wi-fi, free refreshments as well as viewing panel and CCTV so you can watch us while we work on your car.

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Opening Times

Monday 08:00- 18:00

Tuesday 08:00- 18:00

Wednesday 08:00- 18:00

Thursday 08:00- 18:00

Friday 08:00- 18:00

Saturday 08:30- 14:30

Sunday Closed

Bank Holidays Closed

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