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Established in 1947, G W Holmes & Son has been in the family for three generations, leading the way in supplying premium quality used Commercials for nearly 70 years. Our extensive industry experience means that you can be assured that we select only the best used commercials for our showroom. Each vehicle is subject to rigorous checks before we even approve it for sale. We back this up by providing a warranty for every vehicle we sell. Our showroom is located in Bishop Auckland, County Durham, where we have a wide selection of commercials for you to view and test drive. We deliver commercials to customers right across the UK mainland. We continually update our online showroom, so you have access to the very latest stock information. Each listing gives you a summary of features, together with a comprehensive description of the vehicle. We understand how important it is that you can see the commercials clearly when you are browsing online, so we provide multiple high quality images and full walk around video for all of our vehicles, both of the exterior and interior, as well as close-ups of special features. Click on the Finance section for instant information on payment options for the car you have chosen. You can even apply for finance online straight away. If you'd like further details of our used finance deals, speak to one of our advisors who will be happy to talk you through the packages available. We pride ourselves on our friendly customer service. Whether you would like to find out more about a particular commercial, or have an enquiry about our part exchange options, our team of expert advisors will be happy to answer your questions. Enquire by phone or online, or visit us at our Bishop Auckland car showroom. All our Commercials are sourced by Graham 2nd Generation who is an Authorised Examiner by VOSA at our MOT Testing Station which means no stone goes unturned in selecting only the best for our Forecourt, When buying from G W Holmes & Son you buy into the whole set-up Sales and After sales, We only employ well established, trained technicians to service and repair all vehicles, All on our own Site, If you are seeking the Car Supermarket experience we are not for you, We are very much a Father and Son operation run by people who care, We have traded from the same premises for over 70 years now we have only got bigger by being better. Start your search for your dream commercial now.

Services offered

  • Used Vans
  • Finance
  • Warranty
  • RAC
  • Delivery

Customer Rating

5 out of 5

Rating breakdown

  • AutoTrader
    5(14 reviews)
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Customer Reviews (14)

  • Excellent customer service

    By Sandi S on 27 Jul 18 | VERIFIED PURCHASE

    I work as a community staff nurse and rely solely on my car for work, my clutch had decided to fail me and I had taken it to GW Holmes to have repaired as it was local to where I live. Thomas took my history and had given me a rough timeframe of repair. To my surprise my car was ready quicker than expected, he knew I was stuck to pick the car up so he went above and beyond and had it dropped off to me as he knew I needed and relyed on my car. I lost no working time due to this and can’t thank him and his team enough. I can’t recommend this garage enough. Not overpriced and very professional, I can see why there have been an established family run company for many many years. Every customer is important to them and I felt that. Great customer service experience and I won’t go anywhere else now.

  • Brilliant

    By Ben P on 16 Oct 18

    Recently bought a van from Holmes&son. Seen the van on the Tuesday and picked it up on the Friday, excellent service, all paper work was all there waiting on the Friday. Would highly recommend Holmes&son and would defiantly purchase a vehicle from them again, thanks again tommy.

  • First class service! Highly recommend!!!

    By Nicola G on 13 Oct 18

    Very friendly, helpful and reliable garage with only the best quality! I recently bought a Ford Focus from here and the process was very quick and easy and the car is brilliant!

  • Brilliant customer service.

    By Natalie D on 12 Oct 18

    Fantastic service. Very experienced in what they do.

  • Amazing customer service

    By kim E on 12 Oct 18

    Amazing customer service, highly recommend this company!