• Stephen Bone

    Stephen Bone

    Cornwall Date of re-election: 31/03/2023

    Director & Chairman

    Stephen farms 900 acres with his wife Alison in partnership with his parents in West Cornwall. The dairy herd comprises approximately 300 high yielding Holstein Friesian cows which are predominately homebred. The business also includes beef, arable, HLS and photovoltaic. Stephen also sits on the Board of Mole Valley Farmers, a national agricultural and retail supply company.

    Stephen became a Director of DCD in 2009, subsequently taken the roles of Finance Director, Davidstow representative, and DCD Vice Chairman. Stephen became Chairman of the Davidstow Group January 2016.

    01736 362177 Mob: 07802 862710

DCD Directors

  • Richard Thomas

    Richard Thomas

    Cornwall Date of re-election: 31/03/2024


    Richard had been DCD Forum Chairman and representative for West Cornwall from 2010, prior to be elected to the DCD Board in April 2018.

    Richard farms near Lands End milking autumn block calving Holstein Friesians, also growing beef cattle and cereals. He has been running a potato growing and packing operation for the last 10 years, supplying washed and pre-packed products from his purpose built pack house directly into retailer distribution for national sales.

    M: 07977 266448
  • Ian Harvey

    Ian Harvey

    Devon Date of re-election: 31/03/2024

    Finance Director

    Ian farms 400 acres and 180 cows near Launceston, Cornwall. Ian was the first to sign a direct supply contract with Dairy Crest. Having completed 30 years’ service for the Inland Revenue, Ian returned to farming in Cornwall. Ian is well connected in the dairy industry, having also been appointed to the NFU Dairy Board, Red Tractor Dairy Board and AHDB Dairy Board.

    Ian was elected as a DCD Director in April 2014 and was appointed Finance Director in April 2015.

    07976 554225
  • Mark Button

    Mark Button

    Cornwall Date of re-election: 31/3/2022


    Mark and his wife Lynn farm near the Davidstow factory, which they have been supplying milk to since 2006. Mark milks just under 1000 cows, TMR fed and calving all year round. All progeny are reared on farm for beef or replacements. A key focus is trying to make the most use of livestock manures, with less reliance on artificial fertilisers.

    After nine years as a DCD Forum Representative for the Wadebridge area, Mark was elected as a DCD Director in January 2016.

    01208 850259 M: 07788 562952

Forum Member - Davidstow

  • Martin Wallis

    Far West Date of re-election: 31/3/2022
    07974 186283
  • Matthew Eddy

    St Austell Date of re-election: 31/3/2023
    07791 948902
  • Charles Sampson

    Plymouth Date of re-election: 31/3/2023
    07855 350758
  • Henry Mably

    Camelford Date of re-election: 31/3/2022
    07917 117460
  • Phil Allin

    Holsworthy Date of re-election: 31/03/2024
    01409 271267 M: 07970458604
  • Jon Cleave

    Hartland Peninsula Date of re-election: 31/3/2024
    M: 07837 200767
  • Geoff Heywood

    Launceston Date of re-election: 31/3/2024
    M: 07795 244039
  • Nick Heard

    Far North and East Date of re-election: 31/3/2022
    07887 574267

OFFICE: DCD General Manager

  • Sophie James
    07879 992099