We are a family run business, and we value our reputation. We pride ourselves on providing a personal and friendly service to all our customers. Our aim is to provide the safe pair of hands that you need to look after your car. You can trust us to give you quality service and repairs at a reasonable cost. We have a fully equipped workshop covering all types of mechanical and electrical repairs
With over 40 years experience alone, Andy Black will personally oversee your requirements and Mary-Anne, my good lady wife, partner in business and home, (medals required), taking bookings, office and quotations.
Working with us is Neil Atkinson from Glenridding he served his apprenticeship and Worked at the Fiat dealership Keswick Motor Company for 12 years. He then Started his own business at Threlkeld, under the name of Blencathra Garage. Then took over Ullswater Filling Station and Repair Centre in Glenridding in March 2002. Ran this business for 14 years up to the present day when the lease ended. The job has included everything from breakdown and recovery, bodywork, welding, vehicle service, repair and diagnostics, to tyre fitting and (legally) breaking into cars on a regular basis!
Also working alongside us is our youngest son Matthew Black, who has joined us in 2015 as an apprentice, although, has worked in the workshop in school holidays and every Saturday. You can always be sure of a family, friendly warm welcome.