Dale Farm GB is restructuring its operations in England and Scotland following the appointment of Peter Lyon as commercial manager.

Ian Turner is appointed the company's operations manager with responsibility for its Kendal plant in Cumbria and its Rowan Glen plant in Scotland.

The company is aiming to expand its activities outside of its original base in Northern Ireland.

In addition, Tim Sparkes has been made national sales manager for foodservice as the company seeks to expand its activities in the catering and hospitality sector. He joins the company from Dairygold GB.

Lyon was previously NAM at Kendal. Turner was previously factory manager there.