James Morgan – Aged 64
With 50 years of experience in the meat business, James has butchery in his blood! Originally training with the Co-Op in one of their shops in London, James then moved with his parents to Alton and worked for his father Wilfred at the family shop in Market Street, Alton in the sixties and seventies. In 1977 James moved to Petersfield and bought an existing Butcher Shop in Lavant Street with his brother John. They remained in Petersfield for over 20 years building and developing the business.

In 2001, after a brief break James bought the shop we now operate from in Farnham. This was started with the assistance of Gavin Woodman and the business was operated by the 2 of them for the first few months.

James’ other hobbies and interests include cars, motor racing and dining out.

Paul Morgan – Aged 36
Paul joined his father at the shop in Farnham as the business developed in the early years, arriving in 2003, Paul had previously worked for James at Petersfield on numerous occasions, assisting on the Fresh Fish side of the business.

Paul’s hobbies include Football (Tottenham Hotspur fan, naturally!) and Cycling. During his spare time Paul also enjoys cooking and watching films.

Gavin Woodman – Aged 34
Gavin has been a butcher since he was 13, initially starting as a Saturday boy, Gavin quickly found he enjoyed the business and decided to learn the trade when leaving school. Gavin initially trained as part of a YT Scheme with day release to Southampton Tech, this resulted in him becoming an affiliate member of the Institute of Meat.

Following this he undertook a three year course in London as a day release student to become an Associate Member of the Institute of Meat.Gavin joined James at Petersfield in 1998. He then joined James in 2001 to assist with the start up of Morgan’s of Farnham and has been with Morgan’s of Farnham from it’s first day of trading.

Gavin’s hobbies include Squash, Tennis, Swimming and watching Football (Manchester United supporter)

Christopher Jerrum – Aged 40
Chris has been in the butchery trade for 24 years and has experience of retail, catering and commercial butchery enterprises.

The newest member of the team at Morgan’s of Farnham Chris joined us in December 2009. Chris is a keen Leeds Utd fan and a father of 4 which keeps him busy most of the time!