Meet the Team
We’re not that bad to look at!
We are a small team of dedicated and hard working staff. There are others too who contribute to the making of Plain Ales: suppliers, customers, occasional helpers and of course, you the tasters and imbibers, and to all we are extremely grateful. Go on give us a call : make our day!
James Timoney -
James in addition to sales, is responsible for making sure the raw materials are ready, high standards are met, casks are spotless, the pint you get is perfect, casks are delivered on time and most of the other bits in between! To say he never rests is an understatement!
Jim Stoddart -
Jim makes sure the pint you drink is brewed with precision and excellence. He is a perfectionist: we had to buy a new set of scales as ours didn’t weigh to the gram! As you enter Sutton Veny just listen out for the loud rock music and follow your ears!
Jayson Young -
Jayson has swapped his dog handling gloves for driving gloves to join the growing
team at Plain Ales. He is the man responsible for making sure you get your beer on
time and in tip-
Ellie Timoney -
Ellie is the face behind the design and advertsing, from adverts to pump clips to websites. If she is not always available it is because she combines this with teaching and looking after 4 children, 3 dogs and 12 chickens. Phew!
LuLu has the most important job of all, that of van dog. Unfortunately Lulu cannot
travel more than half a mile without being car-
Andy Hill -
Our very good friend Andy has decided to join us 2 days a week to take the marketing under his wing. Having worked for Microsoft and Fujitsu in the past he will very ably drag us out of the dark ages and bring us firmly into the 21st Century!