About Us

Welcome to Lennards Accountants

Helping you manage and keep track of your business.

The Lennards Team

Catherine Lennard

Catherine has worked at the practice since 1995.  Her background was working for the MOD in a large payroll and statistics department.  Catherine brings a wealth of taxation and payroll knowledge to the firm and provides expert advice of RTI payroll, autoenrollment pension legislation, construction industry legislation as well as personal and corporate tax management.  Outside of work, Catherine loves to spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Having spent 40 years as an active unit leader in Girlguiding, Catherine is still involved in an administration capacity.

Ruth Gorton

Ruth has worked at the practice since November 1999. Within the practice Ruth works on all aspects of client accounts from small sole trader to large corporate accounts.  She studied the AAT qualification in 2004.  Ruth has a wealth of accounting and business experience having also been a partner in her own family firm for many years, helping Ruth to appreciate the challenges of running your own business.  Outside of work Ruth loves to watch the football, especially watching her grandson play.  Ruth loves to get out to the seaside and is a keen birdwatcher.

Heather Auty

Heather has worked at the practice since April 2000.  She studied for the AAT qualification and became a full member in 2008.  Within the practice, Heather interacts with new and existing clients, working on VAT, and statutory accounts, share registrations and company formations. Having been involved with family business over the years, she understands the complexities of running your own business.  Outside of work Heather is a keen cook (AKA queen of puddings), or you may see her pounding the pavements when out jogging/running.

Rob Gorton

Rob has been a valued member of the Lennards team since 2018.  He is currently studying AAT level 4 and intends to complete his ACCA qualification in the near future.  Rob works on statutory accounts and VAT returns and is our certified Xero accounting advisor; he loves the challenge of setting up a client onto Xero. Rob is our go to IT guru, well versed in Excel, Sage, Xero, Tax Calc and Free agent software. Outside of work he is keen runner and member of Macclesfield Harriers, and avid charity fundraiser, often embarking on challenges for East Cheshire Hospice.

Victoria Ralph

Victoria joined our practice, as a consultant, in February 2022.  At the tender age of 16, Victoria worked for Lennards as a trainee.  Victoria left to further pursue her career in accountancy practice work, attaining her ACCA qualifications in 2006.  Victoria brings over 20 years of commercial experience to Lennards and offers guidance and planning to our clients to enable your business to grow.  Victoria is approachable, with a no-nonsense and practical attitude to problem solving.

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Tel: 01625 613 979