Meet the Scilly Flowers team

Churchtown Farm Team

The who's who of Churchtown Farm, from the founders, partners and staff, with a little bit of information about them.

There are about 18 of us here at the farm all year round. Some people come for 6 months before their next adventure but many of our current team have loved it here so much they have stayed a lot longer! If you think you would enjoy life working on a flower farm on a tiny island then click here for more information.

Andrew Churchtown Farm Team

Andrew - Partner

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 1986
Came to St. Martin’s because: To take over a near derelict flower farm.
Favourite flower: Grand Primo

Hilary Churchtown Farm Team

Hilary - Partner

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 1986
Came to St. Martin’s because: To take over a near derelict flower farm.
Favourite flower: Primrose

Ben Churchtown Farm Team

Ben - Partner

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 1986
Came to St. Martin’s because: I love it! (and my family moved here!)
Favourite flower: Scented narcissi

Zoe Churchtown Farm Team

Zoe - Partner

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 2002
Came to St. Martin’s because: I married Ben! I do love it here as well!
Favourite flower: Scented pinks

Rosie Churchtown Farm Team

Rosie - Shed

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 2002
Came to St. Martin's because: I was born here!
Favourite flower: Rose

Jackie Churchtown Farm Team

Jackie - Admin Manager

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 1993
Came to St. Martin’s because: To work at the hotel. I married into an island family so there is no leaving now!
Favourite flower: It varies!

Neil Churchtown Farm Team

Neil - Operations Manager

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 2012
Came to St. Martin’s because: I came to work in the hotel, loved island life, met my wife here and stayed.
Favourite flower: Gerbera

Jon Churchtown Farm Team

Jon - Field Manager

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 2008
Came to St. Martin’s because: My wife Steph and I applied for the job on a whim for a change of scenery!
Favourite flower: A picked one...

Ruth Churchtown Farm Team

Ruth - Office Manager

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 2006
Came to St. Martin’s because: After many years of summer holidays I decided not to go home.
Favourite flower: Sunflower

Geoff Churchtown Farm Team

Geoff - Office & Shed

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 2016
Came to St. Martin’s because: I fancied a big change! I had visited Scilly a few times and fallen in love!
Favourite flower: Bluebells

Mirjam Churchtown Farm Team

Mirjam - Shed

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 2019
Came to St. Martin’s because: I like to travel and discover new places such as this little island. That’s how I can work and enjoy nature.
Favourite flower: Forget me not

Tomaz Churchtown Farm Team

Tomaž - Field & Shed

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 2019
Came to St. Martin’s because: I like small quiet places with stunning nature
Favourite flower: Primula Auricula

Brendon Churchtown Farm Team

Brendon - Office & Shed

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: April 2021
Came to St. Martin’s because: The scenery, easy going lifestyle and the birds!
Favourite flower: Flame Lily

Zandri Churchtown Farm Team

Zandri - Office & Shed

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: April 2021
Came to St. Martin’s because: I've always dreamt of living on an island. Churchtown Farm & St. Martin's looked beautiful and the relaxed pace of life was an ideal start in the UK after moving from South Africa.
Favourite flower: Impala Lily

Olivia Churchtown Farm Team

Olivia - Field

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: April 2021
Came to St. Martin's because: I wanted to explore beautiful places.
Favourite flower: Primrose

Would you like to try island life?
Would you thrive in a small community in a beautiful place?
You might be who we are looking for.

Scott Churchtown Farm Team

Scott - Field

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: April 2021
Came to St. Martin's because: I love working somewhere beautiful.
Favourite flower: Erlicheer

Justyna Churchtown Farm Team

Justyna - Office & Shed

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: May 2021
Came to St. Martin's because: of the tranquillity and it was the only Scilly Isle we had not visited.
Favourite flower: Strelitzia - Bird of Paradise

Niall Churchtown Farm Team

Niall - Office & Shed

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: May 2021
Came to St. Martin's because: It was the only island we had not yet visited, after falling in love with the Scillies
Favourite flower: Magnolia

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Connie - Office & Shed

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 2021
Came to St. Martin’s because: I used to holiday on St. Martin's and have always loved it here.
Favourite flower: Columbine

Luna Churchtown Farm Team

Luna

Arrived at Churchtown Farm in: 2018
Came to St. Martin’s because: My sister Ruby came to live with Jon the field manager and she said it was a great place to live.
Favourite flower: Whatever I can steal from Mum's vase on the kitchen table!

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