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James and Aldridge Garage

James and Aldridge

MOT Test Centre

Our MOT testing lane can cater a variety of vehicles from the largest of motor homes to the average size family car. James and Aldridge Ltd can also carry out MOT tests on taxis.

Vehicle Recovery

James and Aldridge Ltd operate a car transporter and can collect your vehicle. Broken down whilst out and about? James and Aldridge offer a vehicle transport service to get you home.

Car Servicing

Our mechanics are trained to the highest standard and are fully qualified using the latest equipment for car servicing. Whether it’s a simple oil change or a full engine rebuild you can trust James and Aldridge Ltd to get you safely back on the road. Get in contact today for our car servicing pricing.

About Us – James and Aldridge Garage

James and Aldridge are based in Bude, Cornwall. We carry out Car Servicing, Car Repairs, MOT Testing, 24/7 Vehicle Recovery and Vehicle Transport and we’re now a Used Car Cornwall Dealership. Our Workshop is fully equipped with the very latest in servicing technology and all of our local car mechanics are trained to provide the highest level of vehicle care.

We are now RAC Approved! The RAC have been serving motorists since 1897 and as the motorist’s champion, it’s their duty to provide motorists with a network of independent businesses they can trust. Being RAC approved, we follow the RAC Customer Charter. This means that every time you bring your vehicle to us you will get:

Honest Pricing – All work will be explained clearly and the costs will be transparent
Quality Work – Any car repair done will meet the high standard set by the RAC
Exceptional Customer Service – You’ll find the service friendly, straightforward and jargon free

For more information about the RAC and its network, please visit: www.rac.co.uk

If you have any problems with your vehicle then get in touch today for a car repair estimate – either by telephone or you can email us – full details are in our contact section below.

We’re now a used car dealership selling great quality, cheap used cars. All of our vehicles are inspected to the highest degree and come with 12 months MOT and serviced up to date. Our vehicles all come with a standard 3 month warranty but you have the option to extend the warranty at an extra cost, giving you peace of mind if needed!

Our latest range of used cars are listed below but stocks can change daily, follow us on Facebook to keep up to date! To view a vehicle and/or test drive a vehicle please get in touch, by either contacting us on 01288356568 or filling out the form below.

Cornwall Car Recovery and Vehicle Transport Services 

We offer you a personal ‘one to one’ service collecting and delivering your car without any hassle and look to treat our customers with the highest level of service possible. We aim our standards higher than other transportation providers so you can be sure that your vehicle will delivered with the most care and safety. Whether it’s 10 miles or a 1000 miles we will be competitive on our prices without affecting our level of service.

We also offer a 24/7 Car Breakdown Service and Car Recovery in Cornwall and Devon. James and Aldridge are there for you for all roadside assistance and breakdown needs. Our recovery vehicle is also large enough for Commercial Van Recovery if required! For your complete auto recovery services, get in contact today

MOT Test Centre

If you need an MOT in Cornwall or Devon then our fully automated MOT test lane uses the latest equipment giving us the ability to test all makes and models of petrol and diesel cars and light commercial vehicles (LCV).  Get in contact today for a hassle free MOT and we also offer car service and van service! All of our cars for sale come with 12 months MOT as standard!

We offer MOTs on:

  • Class IV
  • Class VII Pre MOT’s
  • Camper Van MOT’s​


  • Car Servicing

  • ​Car Repair

  • Car Recovery

Emergency Mechanic Cornwall

James and Aldridge offer emergency repairs in Bude. We have a 24/7 on call mobile mechanic for all your breakdown and roadside assistance, our vehicle transport can then get you back home.

Car Repairs
New Batteries
Vehicle Maintenance

Our Customer Reviews

lisa Sinclair peek
lisa Sinclair peek
15:24 18 Sep 18
my car developed a problem while on holiday in Cornwall last week. A quick phone call to the garage and I was in and they diagnosed the problem straight away. Gave us a courtesy car so we could continue our holiday. My car was fixed and back on the road very quickly. Can't thank the guys enough. Top Service given.
Christopher Buckley
Christopher Buckley
19:06 27 Aug 18
Excellent garage saved my bacon when away on holiday last week. Can not recommend enough
Darren Slater
Darren Slater
06:59 22 Aug 18
One of our customers broke down whilst on holiday in Cornwall and James & Aldridge Ltd recovered the car and carried out the repairs so they could continue on there holiday. Ed who dealt with us was fantastic really easy to deal with and very professional. Thank you so much guys we would recommend you in a heart beat 5* Darren Slater
Martin Webb
Martin Webb
14:47 23 May 18
The guys here are great. Especially Ed. Very reasonable and always manage to fit me in. I get all my work done there and have even sent my dad on too. I would recommend them.
Simon Mitchell
Simon Mitchell
10:35 25 Mar 18
Went in for some welding. Great job. Cheaper than originally quoted. Would definitely recommend
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Contact Us

James And Aldridge LTD

Bude-Stratton Business Park, Bude, EX23 8LY

Phone: 01288 3​56568

E-mail: jag.bude@hotmail.com

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