Handy Garden Machinery Limited

Geoffrey Handy set up his business in 1938, at first this was just an ironmongery in the old tow of Swindon, which ventured into hardware, bottled gas, and lawn mowers as it prospered. The company began specialising in garden machinery, moving some 35 years ago to its current site at Swindon Garden Centre, Hyde Road, Swindon. It is here where you will find the largest displays of garden machinery in the country with dealerships like Honda, Husqvarna, Hayter etc and can back up this large selection of quality equipment with the same level of parts, after sales and service. Specialising solely in garden equipment, Handy Garden Machinery Limited in Swindon, is one of the largest suppliers of garden machinery in the country. Offering an extensive range of equipment from the world`s leading brands at competitive prices, why would you not make Handy Garden Machinery the first place you visit.

Company details

Next door to Swindon Garden Centre, Hyde Road, Swindon , Wiltshire , England SN2 7SF United Kingdom

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Nationally (across the country)


In 1998 Handy’s were bought by current owners – Father and son, Derek & Simon Belcher. Derek who has been involved with Handy’s for over 25 years is now the current chairman and son Simon, the MD.

Garden equipment distributors

Over the past 15 years the distribution side of the company has grown and grown, from a 3500sq ft warehouse to its current 18,000 sq ft site in Stratton St Margaret plus another rented 20,000 sq ft warehouse close by. Distributing a vast range of garden machinery, Handys also have their own range of products imported from Europe, America and the Far East.

A wealth of knowledge & experience

Handy’s employ some 48 people and the staff have a wealth of knowledge with many years in the Garden Machinery Industry. Handy’s believe that if you employ the right people you will get the best results and now, being the biggest supplier of garden machinery in the country, speaks for itself.

Handy’s is always continuing to build its reputation for service and reliability.


An impressive range of garden equipment, servicing and parts

Along with a large showroom full of the latestgarden equipment, Handy Garden Machinery offers servicing, repairs and spare parts for all of the equipment they sell. Additionally, spare parts can be purchased through their online store and spare parts plus their garden machinery are available for next day delivery throughout the UK mainland.


Knowledgeable and experienced staff

The servicing and repairs department at Handy Garden Machinery employ skilled and experienced mechanics trained by leading manufacturers in the industry. A wealth of knowledge can also be found throughout the sales and parts departments, with the majority of staff having at least 30 years of experience.

Why choose Handy Garden Machinery?

  • Staff with a wealth of knowledge
  • A major supplier of leading garden equipment brands
  • Sales, servicing, repairs and spare parts
  • Delivery throughout the UK mainland for both garden machinery and spare parts
  • A reputation for being reliable and competitively priced with excellent customer servic