Our Company

Introducing W.E. Clark & Son jewellers in Lewes and Uckfield

W. E. Clark & Son is a family run jewellers with branches in Lewes and Uckfield. Now run by the fourth generation of the Clark family, David Clark, we are very proud of our strong team working within our Lewes and Uckfield jewellery showrooms.

Daniel Blackford, Director, is responsible for the day to day running of the company, and has achieved both Professional Gemmology and Management Diplomas. Daniel is supported in Uckfield by Lauren Saunders who is the store manager. Katie Carter the assistant manager in Lewes has gained both her Professional Jewellers Diploma and has achieved her Management Diploma. Our Uckfield showroom has a friendly team all  of which are qualified and hold the Professional Jewellers Diploma. The P.J.Dip. (Professional Jewellers Diploma) qualification helps ensure the comprehensive jewellery trade knowledge, and the P.J.Man. Dip (Professional Jewellers Management Diploma) ensures the managers posess the relevant knowledge to be excellent managers. We believe these qualifications are essential in order that we may provide the best possible service to our customers.

  • DGA - Diamond Diploma - The Gemmological Association of Great Britain
  • PJDip - Professional Jewellers Diploma - The National Association of Jewellers
  • PJGemDip - Professional Jewellers Gemmological Diploma - The National Association of Jewellers
  • CertGA - Practical Certificate in Gemmological Examination - The Gemmological Association of Great Britain
  • PJManDip - Professional Jeweller Management Diploma.

Our Team

David Clark
David Clark

Managing Director

David Clark DGA PJDip. PJGemDip. CertGA., is a 4th generation of the Clark Family and is the Managing Director at W.E. Clark & Son. David, has been in the jewellery business for over 20 years. Initially, trained at one of the best jewellers in the UK where he found he has as true passion for gemmology. The journey started to become a professional gemmologist. This involved working towards qualifications with the NAJ (National Association of Jewellers) and the GEM-A (Gemmological Association of Great Britain). David enjoys seeing customers directly, listening to their needs and designing jewellery that will last for many years to come.


Daniel Blackford
Daniel Blackford

Director

Daniel Blackford PJDip, PJManDip, PJGemDip., is a Director of W.E. Clark & Son. Daniel has worked alongside David for over 20 years, starting as a Sales Consultant and has worked his way up to being a Director. Daniel selects the majority of the items stocked in the business, and works with David to create the many unique items within the Clark Collection. He enjoys jewellery design, and has special expertise in helping customers with their jewellery commissions. Daniel oversees the very specialist watch repair side of the business, dealing with the many customer watch repair and restorations the company undertakes.


Katie Carter
Katie Carter

Assistant Manager in Lewes

Katie Carter PJDip, PJManDip, is the Assistant Manager of our Lewes showroom. Katie has been with the company for a number of years, and has acquired a great deal of knowledge across all areas of the business. She especially enjoys helping our customers to choose their wedding jewellery using our innovative jewellery design system.



Lauren Sanders
Lauren Sanders

Manager in Uckfield

Lauren Saunders PJDip, PJManDip, is the Manager of our Uckfield showroom. Lauren enjoys customer consultations, especially engagement and bridal. Lauren works hard to make sure that the website showcases our newest beautiful jewellery and watches, and keeps our social media buzzing.


Vicky Clynes
Vicky Clynes

Senior Sales & Watch Repair Consultant

Vicky Clynes PJDip, PJManDip, is our Senior Sales and Watch Repair Consultant at our Lewes showroom. Vicky has worked with the company for a number of years, and has a special interest in consulting with customers about their watch repairs and restorations.


Kylie Manville
Kylie Manville

Sales Consultant

Kylie Manville PJDip, is Sales Consultant at our Uckfield showroom. Kylie enjoys helping our customers choose from our wide range of jewellery and watches, and has an interest in visual merchandising helping to keep our displays look seasonal and exciting.


Julian Cousins
Julian Cousins

Independent Resistered Valuer- JVA20101

Julian Cousins FGA, DGA, FJVA, is our Registered Valuer and has worked in the jewellery and silver industry for over 25 years. He has a degree in Fine Art and Antique Valuation from Southampton Solent University, has completed the National Association of Goldsmiths’ Gemmological Diploma, their Certificate of Appraisal Theory and the Gemmological Association of Great Britain’s Gemmology and Diamond Diplomas. He is former Vice Chair of the Institute of Registered Valuers and a founder member and Treasurer of the Academy of Valuers. He is also Chairman of The Jewellery Valuers Association, the only independent governing body in the UK exclusively for jewellery valuers.



If you would like to book a jewellery consultation, valuation or any other service, please contact us at either location and we would be happy to assist you, alternatively you can book an appointment online now.

Lewes Showroom

224 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex
BN7 2AF

Tel:+44 (0) 1273 487816

OPENING HOURS

Tuesday to Saturday | 9.00am - 4.00pm
Closed Sunday and Monday.

Uckfield Showroom

39 High Street, Uckfield
TN22 1AJ

Tel: +44 (0) 1825 708777

OPENING HOURS

Tuesday to Saturday | 9.00am - 4.00pm
Closed Sunday and Monday.

Uckfield Showroom