Our Red Lion Garage team in Orsett, Essex has over 20 years combined knowledge and experience and are fully certified within Servicing, Repairs, MOT, Tyres, Diagnostics, Recovery, Transport and Wheel Alignment in Thurrock, Essex & London so you know you and your vehicle are in good hands.

Meet the Red Lion Garage & Recovery Team

Rikki Taylor


Rikki has over 10 year’s main dealer experience with Ford and Land Rover, working closely with Garry when at the main dealer as his apprentice, then went on to complete his qualification as a Land Rover Level 3 senior technician.

Rikki also has motorsport experience and a good knowledge of steering, suspension and braking systems.


Garry Coltart


Garry has over 20 year’s main dealer experience with Ford and Land Rover. He has completed many manufacturer training courses and is a Land Rover Level 4 Master Technician and Ford Senior Technician. Garry specialises in diagnostic across all brands of vehicles and is the engine and gearbox specialist here at Red Lion Garage.

Garry is known well throughout the trade for his knowledge of the Land Rover brand and for his attention to detail. And has a very good relationship with a lot of extended warranty companies that supply warranties for Land Rover and Range Rover vehicles. This is down to his right 1st time fix.



Ian Cahill

Ford & Transit Specialist

Ian has over 20 years Ford Main dealer experience and is a ford Transit Master Technician. Ian is well known for his knowledge of Ford and their commercial vehicles such as the Transit. Ian also has a good knowledge across other brands of light commercial vehicles.

James Coltart

Vehicle Recovery & Transport Specialist

James is fully qualified in vehicle recovery and is there to recover or transport your vehicle safely to its next destination. He has experience with prestige sports cars, classic cars and luxury 4×4 such as Land Rovers & Range Rovers.

Derek Lawler-Jones

Chauffeur & Transport Specialist

Derek has enjoyed a whole career within the chaffeur and transport industry, knowing excellent what is expected when delivering or transporting vehicles to and from destinations. His professional approach and knowledge is a fantastic asset to Red Lion Recovery.

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Efficient, reliable and excellent service, very pleased with the service from Red lion Garage, would highly recommend them, they had my Range Rover Evoque, serviced and back on the road within 48 hours of contacting them.

Richard BrooksDesignBcreative

A very prompt and precise MOT, service and repair on my Ford Mondeo from the guys at Red Lion Garage, will certainly be using them again and thanks for getting us back on the road so quickly, much appreciated.

Clive OwenCustomer