Meet The Team

All our wooden gates and garage doors are made to the highest standards using traditional time proven methods of construction. We can deliver them anywhere within the UK.” – Philip Barratt

MEET THE TEAM

Phil Barratt

PHIL BARRATT

Owner & Joiner
Phil is a skilled joiner with 30 years’ experience. He’s been running Wooden Gate Makers for over 21 years (as well has making the products). Phil has created a friendly and fun working environment and is well thought of by staff and customers.
Claire Kille

CLAIRE KILLE

Office Manager
Claire is Phil’s sister and will be your first point of contact as well as dealing with all aspects of the office admin. Claire will always give you a warm welcome and enjoys looking after both customers and the team.
Rob Cruse

ROB CRUSE

Manager Unit 7
Rob is a skilled Joiner with many years of experience who takes a real pride in his work. Rob runs our workshop with the assistance of his brother, Jack. They make a great team and are the second pair of siblings here.
Henry Aggas

HENRY AGGAS

Manager Unit 1
Henry is a skilled Joiner and helps run our workshop where we make our Hardwood products. He is a very capable young man who is enjoying his role and coaches new members of staff.
Aidan Blackwell

AIDAN BLACKWELL

Joiner
Aidan is a  qualified Joiner who is a very enthusiastic and welcome addition to the Wooden Gate Maker Team. Aidan is Henry’s right hand man in our Hardwood workshop.
Ben Albutt

BEN ALBUTT

Joinery Assistant
Ben joined us this year to assist in the workshop and expand his joinery skills. Ben has lots of experience in construction work in various different fields. Ben works with Rob and Jack in our Softwood production unit.
Jack Cruse

JACK CRUSE

Joinery Assistant
Jack is Rob’s brother and has learnt many aspects of joinery since joining us in 2021, under Rob’s guidance.
Lola

LOLA

Therapy Dog!
Lola is undoubtedly the most popular member of the Wooden Gate Maker Team. She’s been with us for over 4 years and always gives everyone a warm welcome!