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Mark Lawrence

Business Owner

With a military background and qualifications in computing and accounting, Mark brings organisational skills to the table and keeps the business running smoothly in the background.


Helen Lawrence

Business Owner

Having worked along side her parents for several years, Helen has a great retail background and a flare for design. She is the creative expert from room displays to advertising.



Sales & Deliveries

John has been with Askews for years now. He has excellent product knowledge and you’ll find him on the sales floor. When we’re extra busy he helps with deliveries too.




Gavin is one of our trusted delivery men. All of our Deliveries are done with two man teams and Gavin will usually be joined by Kev or John.




The newest member of our team, Kev is Self Employed and runs his own local gardening business ‘Lawn Rangers’. He helps us part time during our busy delivery periods.

Our company history

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  • Thoroughly impressed with the 1st Class customer service from Askew's of Alford. Product advice was fantastic and all staff extremely helpful and polite.

    Leanne Cooper, September 2017
  • Thank you so much for your excellent customer service with our new Sherborne suite. Also for delivering our old suite to the Greyhound charity shop.

    Jan Lilley, August 2017
  • Good choice at a good price friendly staff.

    James Cox, October 2017
  • ...this rating should be ten stars for helpfulness quality and patience very rare thing nowadays.

    Ellen Northgraves, September 2017
  • Great customer service, always a nice friendly smile when you go in. I love that there's a good selection of items to choose from.

    Allison Moore, August 2017
  • Love our new mattress! Gorgeous and very comfy. Fast delivery and the chap at the desk was most polite and wonderful.

    Nel Bonnett, September 2017
  • We bought a butchers block and a lovely wall unit and we were very impressed with service and delivery and the price was just right

    Donna Dudley, August 2017
  • Been in today! So much on offer, massive variety and great, experienced and friendly staff.

    Emma Coffey, December 2016
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