About Us

Based in Country Durham James Fletcher Marquees supplies marquees and pavilions throughout the North of England and Scotland working in cities and towns including Leeds, York, Harrogate, Darlington, Newcastle and Carlisle. They also supply marquees for agricultural shows in Durham, Northumberland and Cumbria.

Leadership Team

James Fletcher

James Fletcher

Managing Director

When James left school he wanted to be an electrician, following in his grandfather’s footsteps but could not get an apprenticeshi…

Mandy Fletcher

Mandy Fletcher

Director and Company Secretary

Mandy worked in the accounts office at the local steelworks, where she met James. She became involved in his various schemes on th…

John Fletcher

John Fletcher

Operations Manager

John was the very first employee of James Fletcher Marquees in 1983. He specialises in show marquees, two of his largest annual ev…

Adam Fletcher

Adam Fletcher

Adam joined the company in 2003 after leaving university. Previously he had worked during the school holidays and weekends. He has…

Our Staff

Michael Davey

Michael Davey

Head of Manufacturing

John Armstrong

John Armstrong

Team Leader

Simeon Anderson

Simeon Anderson

Team Leader

Steven Johnson

Steven Johnson

Team Leader

Barry Johnson

Barry Johnson

Team Leader

Peter Watson

Peter Watson

Commercial Manager

Jean English

Jean English

Financial Administrator

John Forsyth

John Forsyth

Health & Safety Consultant Tech IOSH

Our History

1984

1984

Wolsingham Carnival using one of the first traditional red and white striped marquee.

1985

1985

Dr Thompson's Wedding - Our first wedding marquee.

1989

1989

Early days, James making marquees very late at night.

1992

1992

Mandy in the new sewing room.

1993

1993

Vehicle fleet and Adam starting work at an early age.

1997

1997

Expansion into toilet Hire

2005

2005

Aerial view of the yard.

2013

2013

Winner of the Durham University Supplier Recognition award.