Nick Curtin

Nick Curtin M.S.O.E., M.I.R.T.E., M.I.V.R.

With over 45 years' experience, Gallows Wood Recovery is the area's leading vehicle breakdown and recovery operator.

All our staff have excellent people skills and positive attitude, they are professional, well presented and always sympathetic to the customers needs.

Established in 1963, Gallows Wood Recovery is a family owned business committed to the provision of a personal, friendly and reliable service. We strive to offer the highest level of service and our professionalism ensures we have an ever-growing and established customer base.

Our Managing Director, Nick Curtin joined the business at 16 as an apprentice HGV mechanic. As Nick progressed his apprenticeship he quickly became involved in vehicle breakdown and recovery operations, quickly gaining the experience and qualifications required. Nick quickly progressed to Workshop Foreman and onto General Manager, before acquiring the business.

Under Nick's ownership the business has rapidly expanded, increasing the number of employees, vehicles and the area in which Gallows Wood Recovery operates. Nick can proudly state that under his leadership Gallows Wood Recovery were instrumental in the implementation of the industry quality standard PAS 43, having been the first company to be accredited to the standard. In addition we are accredited to ISO 9001 ensuring we offer the highest standard of quality in all aspects of the business.

Interestingly, Gallows Wood is the site of the Melton Gallows which have historic links with King James I, who was said to have ordered the erection of the gallows in an attempt to stop centuries long feuding between the men of nearby Melton Ross and those of Kettleby.

Gallows Wood Recovery remain at the forefront of the industry.

Telephone: 01652 688259            Fax: 01652 680796            Email: enquiries@gallowswoodrecovery.co.uk