Wessex Slate & Tile Roofing Services Ltd.

Moorland Business Park Moorland Road Indian Queens Cornwall TR9 6HJ
Tel:(01726) 862080 Fax:(01726) 862978

About Us

Wessex Slate and Tile Roofing Services Ltd is a family business, started by Peter Lewis with his wife Sheila  and has been in continuous business for 52 years.

Our business is that of providing a supply and fix service in roof/ vertical slating and tiling, bespoke lead work, and timber cladding.  We now employ in excess of 25 members of trained personnel, and over the years have gained a reputation for providing first class, high quality work with a lot of experience in the roofing industry, throughout Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

Wessex Slate & Tile  are members of the (NFB) National Federation of Builders, (NSCC) National Specialist Contractors Council, CHAS (Contractors Health & Safety) and have achieved the Investors in People Standard.   All our staff hold CSCS cards and have passed relevant HSE assessments.

The Team

Peter Lewis – F.I.OR


Peter is now in the process of standing down and handing over the day to day running of the business to his son Richard.

Peter Lewis – F.I.OR

Richard Lewis

Managing Director

Richard  joined the company after completing his education. He commenced employment with the business at an apprentice level, working on site as a slater/ tiler  developing his practical roofing skills. Richard has progressed his way through the company to his present role as Managing Director. He is responsible for the day to day business operations.

Richard Lewis

Chris Lewis

Contracts Manager

Chris is the companies Operations Director,  responsible for the smooth running of various contracts,  health and safety issues, whilst maintaining good relationships between clients, employees and prospective customers.

Chris Lewis

Darren Hendra


Darren Hendra is our Contracts Manager overseeing the workforce on site and is also responsible for our Lead work  department.  He is responsible for training staff in the latest lead work procedures, whilst ensuring that the department carries out each contract to the very highest of standards, no matter how difficult and elaborate the designs.

Darren Hendra

Treve Kitchen

Estimator & Materials Co-ordinator

Treve is our full time Senior roofing  estimator and in charge of our Marley Eternit Cedral Lap & Click portfolio.  He is also  responsible for the purchasing of the majority of our materials.

Treve Kitchen

Andrew Yeomans

Estimator & Stock Control

Andy assists Treve in our busy estimating department, and also carries out many of the on-site deliveries with our lorry and hi-ab crane.


Natalie Lewis

Sales Manager

Natalie works in our busy office as Company Secretary/ Sales Manager working alongside the rest of the Team, whilst developing the direct sales side of our business to both new and existing clients.


Nick Hopkins

Receptionist/ Office Administrator

Nick is our first point of contact in our office for all of our customers, whilst also looking after our administration.  He is currently learning the ropes as our Trainee Estimator.