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Meet the team - Over the course of the next few weeks Astra Door Controls will be running a Q&A with some of our key 'behind the scenes' members of staff.    These are the staff members that you are less likely to see on the road or at events, these staff are key to the day to day running of the business.

Please welcome Sales Administrator Julie Fazakerley, Julie is the voice most of you will have spoke to over the phone but never met.


About you

Name and Job title?

Julie Fazakerley

Sales Administrator


Nickname? And why?

Mrs Christmas

I love Christmas time


What is your guilty pleasure?

Lemon Muffins, Asda shortbread biscuits, chocolate and chicken tikka biriyani.


When was the last time you climbed a tree?

When I was 12 years old to hide from some bullies


Have you ever broken the law?


Yes unintentionally when I forgot to get my MOT done and drove around for 3 months without it, I was devastated when I tried to renew my tax and nearly handed myself in to the Police!


If you could turn any activity into an Olympic sport, what would you have a good chance at winning medal for?



If you didn’t have to sleep, what would you do with the extra time?

Spend more time with my family and Thomas my cutie, beautiful cat



If you could be a member of any band who would it be? And why?

Bon Jovi – He is very NICE!!


What irrational fears do you have

Scared of Heights



About Work

How are you enjoying the exciting world of Door closers?

I love working here, I work in a small office environment within a small team and we all get along very well, within my role I have the opportunity to do many different tasks from answering the phone, inputting orders to despatch and sometimes when we are very busy even packing and manufacturing the products.


Favourite door closer finish?



Who is your favourite colleague?

I am particularly fond of all my work colleagues


Who is the most irritating staff member?

I am particularly fond of all staff members


Best part of the job?

All Parts


Worst part of working for Astra Door Controls?

I have found myself checking which type of closers are installed when visiting places such as Hospitals and public buildings!!



If would to enquire about any of Astra Door controls concealed hydraulic door closers you can contact Julie on 01772 796901 option 1, 1.


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