The Team

Ian Pigott started his career trading tropical oils. He is Managing Partner of the business. Ian has a keen interest in reconnecting young people with food and farming.

Gladys and her son Walter are in charge of pest control around the farm. The resident fox terriers have a keen interest in wildlife and are always on call.

Gillian Pigott, pictured here with Ian has a background in TV. Since moving from Toronto to London in the '90s she has worked in PR and publicity. Her current role focuses on strategy and leading the Pop-Up Farm Team.

Vanessa Connor is the Office Manager at Thrales End. Vanessa oversees the tenant relations and book keeping. In her spare time Vanessa tends to a Pedigree Texel sheep flock.

John Denny looks after the landscaping and upkeep of the offices. Away from the farm John enjoys gardening and plants

John and Jessie Pigott are Partners at Thrales End. They have a keen interest in the farm, the countryside and its wildlife. Away from work, they like to play golf and to keep up with their children and grandchildren

Terry Field operates the tractors, seed drill and combine harvester over all the arable land. Terry is also a talented mechanic. When he is not farming Terry helps John Denny maintain and upkeep the offices and surrounding estate.