Here you can find out more about our experienced team, who have years of knowledge and expertise within the Horticultural industry. Hover overClick on each team member to read more about them.
John started within the Kinder family as a keen Horticultralist from a very early age. After leaving school, John went on to train at Pershore Horticultural College and, upon completing his studies, he took over the work of his uncles running Harborne Lane Nurseries, which he then renamed to Singletons Nurseries after his father, Lionel.
John has always worked as a sole proprietor and his passion is "Growing Plants".
Claire has worked for singletons from the age of 13 years. She began as a part-time Saturday girl and then went on to Pershore Horticultual College to complete her Floristry and Garden Design Courses.
Claire has experience in teaching Floristry, and does various gardening talks to local gardening groups. Her passion is the opening of The Potting Shed in 2016, of which she says "I love the atmosphere and ambience The Potting Shed brings to the Nursery".
Horticultural & Landscaping
Richard has worked for Singletons Nurseries for over 30 years. His passion is propagation and clematis and he enjoys various gardening talks.
Wayne has worked for a number of years at Singletons and is responsible for production.
Head of Landscaping and Maintenance
Robert has been landscaping for Singletons for over 20 years. He is passionate about design and construction.
Carpenter and Landcaping Designer
A new edition to the Singletons team, James has skills in wood work and garden landscaping.
Carpenter & Landscaper
Nigel works for Singletons designing bespoke furniture from timber and specialises in reclaimed furniture. He recently opened his reclaimed furniture house at the nursery.
Yard & Delivery
Heavy Goods Driver
Martyn has worked for singletons for over 5 years and has been a heavy goods driver for over 30 years.
Paul has experience over a number of years in heavy goods driving. Paul is our full-time delivery driver.
Grounds Maintenance Co-ordinator & Delivery Driver
Wayne worked for a number of years in another industry but decided to have a change of career as his passion is his garden. Wayne looks after various contract Grounds Maintenance sites.
Yard & Farmhouse Foreman
Aaron is responsible for dispatching orders, unloading vehicles, stock control and customer service.
Office & Sales
Sales & Office Manager
Ruth has worked for over 10 years within the office and sales side of Singletons and started as a college leaver. She is taking time off to start her family this year but will be returning in 2019.
Sales & Office Administrator
Brendan has worked for the nursery for a number of years and has grown with the business.
Sales & Office Administrator
Rachel has worked within the horticultural industry for over 15 years. Her passion lies with plants.
Head Florist & Retail Assistant
Joanne has worked as a florist for a number of years and has had her own business. Joanne's floral work has been described
as "inspiring and imaginative".
Sales & Customer Service Assistant
Josh works for Singletons Nurseries on a part-time basis, helping customers with any assistance they may need.