Richard Matthews

Honorary Chairperson

  • Veterinary Surgeon
  • Has a working knowledge of many farm businesses in the area
  • Born in Australia but moved (when only 3) with parents to a Dairy farm in Yorkshire where he was brought up
  • Managed a Deer farm in Scotland before going to Vet school
  • As a student saw practice at the Galgate surgery and was delighted to be offered a job with Castle Vets on graduation!
  • Married with three rapidly growing children, enjoys living and working in this beautiful part of the country.