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Our Staff

Rachel Harrison


Rachel jointed us in September as the manager of the site,  she has many years’ experience as a manager in the retail sector for companies such as H.Samuel and M&Co. She enjoys balancing the admin side of work with assisting the public and chapel duty. She brings with her to the position enthusiasm, a caring personality and a willingness to help others as well as a strong business brain. She is excited to have joined Westerleigh and hopes to make a lifelong career in the company.  After work she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, watching films and socialising with friends.

Alan Tansey

Full Time Cremator Technician and Groundsman

Alan is in his 6th year with us here in Aberystwyth. As well as working on this site he has had the opportunity to be part of the team at many other Westerleigh crematoriums. He is our main crematorium technician here in Aberystwyth and combines this with maintaining the grounds to a very high standard. Alan also participates in chapel duty and also has an active part in training up other members of staff. Outside of work Alan enjoys Gardening, fishing, metal detecting, caving and mountaineering. He is always on the go.

David Jones

Part Time Cremator Technician and Groundsman / Admin Assistant

David  joined us in January 2017 and has recently passed his cremator licence. Previous to this he was on the local council and has also been made mayor of a nearby town on two occasions. He combines his role with us by doing chapel duty, maintaining the grounds including the memorials and graves and by assisting with the admin. Outside of work he is a deacon of a local chapel and enjoys gardening and DIY.