Meet The Team


Unit 3, Lower Edgebold
Industrial Estate,
Hanwood, Shrewsbury, SY5 8NY.

01743 860 621
07812 988 883

Meet The Team

Tipples 2019 Team Picture 



Tim Aversa   

Managing Director

Tim established Tipples in 2007. Tim has a wealth of over 20 years experience in the hospitality industry, and will ensure you receive the best service. At Tipples he enjoys being hands on, always has a smile, is positive and manages to find a solution to any problem. He regularly works on the mobile bars and gets immense satisfaction from seeing his team grow and develop alongside him. 

Tim enjoys cooking, watching box sets (Peaky Blinders is a personal favourite!), walks with his wife Charlotte and their Cockapoo Tilly.

Favourite Tipple: Corona with a wedge of lime

Charlotte Aversa

Sales and Events Manager

Charlotte joined Tipples in March 2014. Charlotte grew up in America and graduated from Florida State University in Tallahassee. She then returned to England and worked for Hotel du Vin and Malmaison, working in the events and revenue team. Her computer skills and knowledge along with a friendly and helpful manner is invaluable to Tipples. 

Charlotte loves baking, reading, and going for walks with Tim and Tilly. 

Favourite Tipple: Old Fashioned


Louella Hartshorn

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Image may contain: Louella Hartshorn, selfie and closeupCatering Hire Supervisor

Louella joined Tipples in November 2016. Louella is an organised, kind hearted, and has great attension to detail which is very important when she is counting 1000's of items of crockery a day! Louella is invaluable to Tipples as she also brings new staff into her department and then trains them to the level that our caterers and customers expect. 

Louella likes to spend time with her daughter, family and friends and going on holiday to (sunny!) Wales and being by the seaside. 

Favourite Tipple: Vodka and Coke


Donna Rose

Catering Hire Assistant Supervisor

Donna is the longest standing member of Tipples, and joined us in 2012. Donna runs the glassware department, however is confident in all different aspects of our catering hire. Donna loves cats, coffee, anything pink, and spending time with her family and friends. 

Favourite Tipple: Vodka and Diet Coke


Helen Rogers

Cutlery Supervisor 

Helen joined Tipples in Summer 2018. Helen is in charge of the cutlery department, and always ensures everything is polished to perfection. 

Favourite Tipple: Vodka and Lemonade 


Nick Alexander

Warehouse Manager 

Nick joined Tipples in 2017. He takes great pride in his work and the cleanliness and working order of our hire kitchen equipment. Nick enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, going on holidays, and is our DIY King! 

Favourite Tipple: Shropshire Gold 


Brad Evans 

Bar Manager

Brad has been with Tipples since May 2019. He loves spending time with his friends, helping his family with DIY and is a big dog lover.  

Favourite Tipple: Rekorderlig Cider


Joe Ashley 

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Bar Manager

Joe has been with Tipples since 2016. Joe is keen football player and especially popular with bridesmaids! 

Favourite Tipple: Kraken and Coke 


Matt Ashley 

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Bar Manager

Matt has been with Tipples since May 2018. Matt loves banter, sports and is one of Tilly's best friends!  

Favourite Tipple: 

Brad Evans 

Bar Manager

Brad joined the team in April 2019, 

Tilly Aversa 

Guard Dog / Chief Cuddler 

Tilly became a part of the Tipples family in January 2018. She can be found either sleeping and dreaming about cocktails, saying hello to everyone and anyone who crosses her path, or just sitting and being cute. 

Favourite Tipple: Water (and a bone biscuit for afterwards, she is underage after all!) 

Mobile Bar Service and Catering Hire:

Tipples are a Quality, Professional and Friendly Mobile Bar and Catering Hire Service, based in Shrewsbury and covering Shropshire, Cheshire, Staffordshire, Herefordshire and the surrounding area. We provide mobile bars for all types of events and can also offer drinks and cocktail services for weddings, parties, corporate and private events. Contact us today and see how Tipples can compliment your special event

Furniture and Linen Hire :

Tipples now offer a wide range of tables and chairs to hire. We offer a variety of table sizes, including round and trestle tables. Our rustic furniture is ideal for relaxed events and vintage weddings. We have white napkins and tablecloths to fit all of our tables.    You can view our 2019 Hire Brochure, here

Catering Equipment Hire Service:

In 2010 Tipples Catering Hire was launched. We have created a range of products that can meet any requirement from a garden party to an exclusive wedding. A wide choice of catering equipment is available which includes several varieties of cutlery including gold, white, rustic and coloured crockery, bone china, glassware including coloured and crystal and cooking equipment, as well as catering and wedding essentials such as cake stands and easels.