Meet the Team at Mrs Kirkham's Cheese
MD & The Big Chief Cheesemaker
Graham is Mrs Kirkham's Son and has been making our fantastic cheese for the last 15 years, working initially alongside his mum until she retired, and now with the help of our great staff. Graham is very passionate and commited to what he does and we hope this shows in the end product. He can also be found out and about with partner Kellie attending local and National events.
Kellie is Graham's Partner and looks after the day to day running of the office, arranges and attends the shows and event's with Graham.
Amy is one of our loyal and hard working cheesemakers who works along side Graham and her twin Sarah in the dairy. Amy also goes to some of the local shows and the Christmas markets selling our cheese.
Sarah is our second wonderful cheesemaker working along side her twin Amy and Graham in the Dairy, she also attends the local shows and markets.
Cheesemaker/ Order packer & dispatcher
Mike is Graham's younger son who has worked part-time in the dairy for the past few years while at college and as January 2015 joined us full time. Mike's role is cheesmaking at the weekend and is then responsable for all the orders being packed and despatched through the week.
Danny looks after the day to day running of the farm and does a fantastic job of looking after our 100 strong herd of holstien friesans, which in turn provides us with the good quality milk we need to make great cheese.
Tractor Driver/ Farmer
Shaun is Graham's elder son who came back to work at the farm in November 2014 after spending time in New Zealand Agricultural Contracting & working for various contractors in the UK. Shaun works with Danny on the farm and looks after the Tractor/land work.