Celebrating 50 Years at Winstanleys Pramworld!
It's hard to believe that, when John Winstanley first set up his painting and decorating business all those years ago, we would be here now as the biggest nursery retailer in the North West. To celebrate our 50th year, we have some fantastic in-store promotions from Bugaboo, Silver Cross, Stokke and Quinny!
For more information on our promotions just drop us an email or give us a call on 01942 214864
Who Are We?
Name: David Winstanley
Job Title: Director
Job Description: Responsible for sales, buying and marketing since 1994.
Interests: Golf, Cycling, Rugby League.
What Do You Love About Pramworld: Pretty much everything! Making our customers happy customers.
Unusual Fact About Yourself: I once played a ballerina in a play.
Favourite Film: Pulp Fiction
Hero: Ellery Hanley
Guilty Pleasure: Girls Aloud
What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up: A pilot
Name: Jenny Winstanley
Job Title: General Manager
Job Description: I've been at Pramworld since 2007 and I'm responsible for the day to day running of the store, mail order office and the staff within the business.
Interests: Shopping! Shopping! Shopping!
What Do You Love About Pramworld: I love the team around me and the Christmas parties, and also that we're a family business with honest values.
Unusual Fact About Yourself: I bring my dog to work every day.
Favourite Film: Gone With The Wind
Hero: My friend, Sonya.
Guilty Pleasure: Beef & Tomato flavour Pot Noodle.
What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up: A pop star
Name: Donna Castle
Job Title: Warehouse Manager
Job Description: I have worked for Pramworld for 14 years. I run the external warehouse for Pramworld, which has large stock deliveries coming in regularly and hundreds of deliveries leaving us each day.
Interests: Xbox, going out, D.I.Y
What Do You Love About Pramworld: Working with my colleagues
Unusual Fact About Yourself: I can wiggle my eyes side to side very fast
Favourite Film: The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Hero: Don't have one
Guilty Pleasure: Jam and cheese on toast
What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up: To work in retail.
Name: Sharon Brown
Job Title: Service/Spares and Returns Manager
Job Description: I look after a small team that deals with the after-sales, spares and returns needs of the business. I have been at Pramworld since 1996.
Interests: Watching police/criminal dramas and gardening.
What Do You Love About Pramworld: That the staff really get on well together and have a friendly attitude to each other and customers.
Unusual Fact About Yourself: My twins have different birthdays.
Favourite Song: Bryan Adams - Summer of 69
Hero: Other than my Dad, Nelson Mandela.
Guilty Pleasure: Milky coffee and a Starbucks cinnamon swirl.
What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up: To be in the TV show "Fame" or to be a fire-fighter.
Name: Clare Barker
Job Title: Shop Floor Manager
Job Description: I assist with the daily running of the store and mail order department, ensuring the best possible shopping experience for our customers.
Interests: All sports and outdoor activities
What Do You Love About Pramworld: Great staff, great friends, great company.
Unusual Fact About Yourself: I regularly beat my husband at golf.
Favourite Song: David Gray - Please Forgive Me
Hero: David Gray
Guilty Pleasure: Vino
What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up: A P.E. Teacher
Name: Kelly Hewitt
Job Title: Shop Floor Supervisor
Job Description: Maintaining the shop floor from day to day, allocating jobs to the shop floor staff. I have worked at Pramworld since 2008.
Interests: Socialising and spending time with my 2 children.
What Do You Love About Pramworld: I love working here as it feels like we are a family. We have a strong bond and we all strive to offer the best service possible.
Unusual Fact About Yourself: I am a massive Eddie Stobart fan
Favourite Film: Lady and the Tramp
Hero: My Mum and Dad.
Guilty Pleasure: One Direction
What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up: Prince William's wife.
Name: Nicola Hopkinson
Job Title: Shop Floor Supervisor/ Service Assistant
Job Description: Ensuring the shop floor runs smoothly on a daily basis, allocating jobs to shop floor staff, and also working in the service department.
Interests: I enjoy spending time with my little boy who has just turned 3. We like going to the park, playing football and also going out on our bikes.
What Do You Love About Pramworld: I love working for Pramworld as we are able to give impartial advice on our wide range of products which means customers are able to leave the store happy and well informed.
Unusual Fact About Yourself: My 2nd toe is longer than my big toe
Favourite Film: The Shawshank redemption
Hero: Walt Disney
Guilty Pleasure: George Formby
What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up: Either a detective or a professional wrestler for WWF
Name: Glyn Myers
Job Title: Web Development Manager
Job Description: I have been working at Pramworld since 2010. I manage the continued development of our website as well as our entire online presence, from social to search and beyond.
Interests: Science and space related conversation, playing guitar, mountain biking, and Jack Daniel's related activities.
What Do You Love About Pramworld: I love doing a job I enjoy with a team who care about what they're doing. Also, everyone here is great to work with and the work nights out are never dull!
Unusual Fact About Yourself: I have 2 beards.
Favourite Album: Devin Townsend - Ocean Machine
Hero: Richmond from The IT Crowd
Guilty Pleasure: I really couldn't say...
What Did You Want To Be When You Grew Up: An astronaut