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 about Marc: 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: 27 years (8 at QPG)
Specialist Area: Air Con, Diagnostics, Fault Finding
What the team say about Paul: Diagnostic Master

Dan Bacon - Workshop Manager

Dan Bacon - Workshop Manager

Nickname: Danny Side Sweep
Hobbies: Motocross
Family: Wife Amie. Children - Lillie Mae, Harrison, Maddison & Reggie. Dogs: Minnie & Buster
Time as a mechanic: 11 years (6 at QPG)
Specialist Area: Clutches
What the team say about Dan: The tidiest member of the team

Caroline Manning - Office Manager

Caroline Manning - Office Manager

Hobbies: Shopping, Travel & eating out
Specialist Area: Bossing the technicians around!
What the team say about Caroline: The one we could not do without

Rickey Johnson - Technician

Rickey Johnson - Technician

Hobbies: Fishing, motorbikes, tinkering with anything that has an engine
Time as a mechanic: 10 years
Specialist Area: Clutches, head gaskets, diagnostics and problem solving
Story about Rickey: 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!!

Sam Peters - Technician

Sam Peters - Technician

Nickname: Sid after the character from Toy Story!
Hobbies: Touring cars, X-Box, working on his treasured Mini
Time as a mechanic: 6 years (3 years at QPG)
Specialist Area: Ultimate service technician, engine re-builds
What the team say about Sam: he is definitely the smiliest member of the team

Matt Starie - Technician

Matt Starie - Technician

Hobbies: Fishing, Netflix, eating!
Time as a mechanic: 10 years (1 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!!

Brody Kitt Briggs - Technician / Wheel Alignment

Brody Kitt Briggs - Technician / Wheel Alignment

Nickname: Nemo because he has a lucky fin!
Hobbies: Tinkering with his car, winding up the rest of the team at QPG
Time as a mechanic: 3 years training & 8 months at QPG
Specialist Area: Wheel alignment & balancing
Story about Brody: During his training Brody had an unfortunate incident where his spanner snapped doing the rear brakes on a car and he slipped and hit his head on the rear bumper giving himself a large bruise. He has since invested in some better tools!!

Jack Cracknell - Technician

Jack Cracknell - Technician

Nickname: Crackers
Hobbies: Skateboarding, music festivals and upgrading my car
Time as a mechanic: 5 years and have just started at 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!!)

Contact Us

Queens Park Garage
152-156 Ashley Road
Bournemouth
Dorset
BH1 4NF
01202 216104 info@queensparkgarage.co.uk