About Us

“Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of, high intention sincere effort intelligent direction and skilful execution, it represents the wise choice of many alternatives”

Established in 1949 by Fred and Alan Oldham.

In January 1949 Alan was accredicited by The British Horological Institute as a Craft Member registration number 3072. Alan received his diploma from Sir Harold Spencer Jones, F.R.S.,MA.,ScD.,F.R.A.S who was the president of the Institute and also the H.M Astronomer Royal.

Alan entered the British watch and clock maker’s guild in 1958, registration number O26.

Today we still pride ourselves on working to the same principles and high standards of workmanship that we set in 1949.

Alan’s son Alex joined the team in 1984 and Bradley Fred’s great grandson in 2012, making us a fourth generation family business, between us we have a wealth of experience and skill that is necessary to ensure high quality workmanship and dedication to our craft.

We have a full range of expert staff including a dial restorer, cabinet maker, french polisher and of course clockmakers and can undertake any type of work required all in house to the strictest of standards and control.


We cover all Harrogate and the surrounding areas, we provide a free of charge collection, delivery and estimate service.

Please call us on 01423 275 376 for immediate attention.

We repair and restore all kinds of mechanical clocks, vienna wall clock repair, mantle clock repair, bracket clock repair, carriage clock repair, skeleton clock repair, grandaughter clock repair, grandmother clock repair, grandfather clock repair, longcase clock repair, mystery clock repair and atmos clock repair. We collect and deliver clocks for repair from Harrogate and all surrounding areas.