Owen Taylor Butchers also known as Owen Taylor and sons are a family run butchers that has continued to grow since its humble beginning in 1992.

The first owner and creator of the business Owen Taylor started the business on chestnut farm in Somercotes. Originally a farm supplying shop the business used their home-grown products to supply their retail shops that were located in Leabrooks, Alfreton, Somercotes and Riddings with local high quality meats, home produced sausages, and pies baked on site. Because of this the business had and still has some of the freshest and most high quality products that can be found in Derby.


After Owen Taylor relinquished his ownership of the business his youngest son, the late john Taylor claimed ownership of the business and he brought something new and revolutionary to the business, he greatly grow the catering part of the business making the business increasingly popular. And he would keep improving the business in till 1992 when, grandson of Owen Taylor, Richard Taylor took over the business and transformed it in to what it is today, a forward thinking company that has a bright future ahead of it.


Today the business still only uses British home-grown produce that is as fresh as can be from local farms. And they take great pride in their one hundred percent British cuts of meat.

Also the current owner of the business Richard Taylor has made great strives to keep his grandfather, and great grandfather’s legacy going strong, and he has more than stepped up to the challenge.


Another great achievement the business has currently made was winning the Manufacturing excellence award at the family business awards 2018 on Thursday 22nd November. In the competition Owen Taylor butchers beat competitors from all over the Midlands to become the number one family business in the Midlands. And that’s not all they also took home the trophy for the best sausages in the 2018 meat management awards making them a multi award-winning butchers.



Contact details
location 27 Main Rd, Leabrooks, Derby-shire, DE55 1LA
Contact number: 01773 603351
Fax: 01773 540306
Open hours: Mon-Thursday 7 am-5 pm, Fri: 7 am-5.30 pm, Sat 7 am-2 pm

Web Links

Owen Taylor and sons Website http://www.owentaylor.co.uk/default.aspx 

Owen Taylor and sons Facebook https://en-gb.facebook.com/owentaylorbutchers/

Owen Taylor and sons Twitter https://twitter.com/owentaylor_uk?lang=en