Meet the Manager!

We wanted to make it easier for all of our loyal, lovely customers to get to know our Managers more! We've come up with a little questionnaire that'll give you a insight into the friendly faces behind the branches.

This time we've got one of our Specialised Timber Centre managers Tim Shave from our Glastonbury branch! Aren't you lucky!


Name: Tim Shave


Job Title: Manager of Glastonbury Timber Centre branch


How long have you worked for Sydenhams: 10 years exactly


Early bird or Night owl: Early bird for work (Bah Humbug!) - Night owl by nature


Beer or Wine: Alcohol in general


Red sauce or Brown sauce: Lover of both. Sometimes go without, rebel!!


Cats or Dogs: Currently Cats but still would love another Dog


Most useful Tool: Reading glasses - This getting old lark is rubbish!


Favourite TV Show: 8 out of 10 cats does countdown


Guilty Pleasure: Olives stuffed with garlic


Choose a Superpower: Teleportation - Glastonbury to home in the blink of an eye


Describe yourself in 3 words: Totally Beyond Help!


We always want to bring a bit of fun into the mix here and we want you to feel apart of the Sydenhams Family - Stay tuned for getting to know more of our Branch Managers in the business!

With our network of 29 branches throughout the South, we are able to supply you with all your building and DIY needs, whatever your project may be. We have 8 Tool & Plant Hire branches, Free Kitchen and Bathroom design in any of our 7 showrooms, Timber Engineering design and manufacture, Flooring, Specialists Timber Machining and general building materials.


The above artical was published on 24th August 2020, and is subject to change and further guidance.