Meet our wonderful team of Vets, Nurses and Support Staff here at Hollyoak Vets.
Just click on the ‘Read Full Bio’ link below each team member to find out more about them!
Rebecca (Becky) Thorne BA VetMB MRCVS GP Cert (Derm) – Head Vet
Hello, I’m Becky Thorne, the Clinical Director here at Hollyoak Vets.
I grew up in Worthing, West Sussex and was influenced by my parents’ love of the surrounding South Downs and animals in general.
Tanya King MA VetMB MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
Hi, I’m Tanya King, one of the vets here at Hollyoak.
I grew up in West Yorkshire where I spend weekends and school holidays milking cows and building my own menagerie.
Laure Vialle DVM MRCVS – Veterinary Surgeon
Hi, I’m Laure, one of the Vets here at Hollyoak.
I graduated from the Veterinary School in Maisons-Alfort, France, in 2014 where I completed a small animal rotating internship in 2015.
Sorcha Wicken – Veterinary Surgeon
Jenna Johal RVN – Veterinary Nurse/Clinical Coach
Hi, my name is Jenna and I joined the Hollyoak team in July 2015.
I qualified as a Veterinary Nurse in 2008 and became Head Nurse at a small general practice in 2010.
Samantha Bell RVN – Veterinary Nurse
Hello, I’m Samantha Bell a Registered Veterinary Nurse here at Hollyoak.
I studied at Harper Adams University and qualified as a Veterinary Nurse in 2012.
Charlotte Beasley SVN – Student Vet Nurse
Hi, I’m Charlotte, a Student Nurse at Hollyoak Vets.
I have been interested in animals from a very young age and never grew out of it.
Jasmine Butler SVN – Student Vet Nurse
Becky Hoyland SVN – Student Vet Nurse/Receptionist
Hi I’m Becky and I’m studying Veterinary Nursing at the College of West Anglia.
I’ve always loved animals (big, small or scaly) and have dreamed of becoming a vet nurse for as long as I can remember.
Paige Orwig – Receptionist & Client Care Coordinator
Hi, I’m Paige Orwig, Client Care Coordinator here at Hollyoak Vets.
I’m originally from the United States where I grew up on a cattle ranch in the desert of Arizona.
Emma Grounds – Receptionist
Hi I’m Emma and I am a receptionist here at Hollyoak Vets.
I grew up in Histon and went to all the village schools so know the area very well.
Hayley Springett BSc RVN – Practice Manager
Hello, I’m Hayley Springett, Practice Manager and Thermal Imaging and Behaviour Specialist here at Hollyoak Vets.
Cleo Fane de Salis – Office Manager
Hey! I’m Cleo, the Office Manager at Hollyoak Vets.
I grew up in Norfolk where we always had pets, from 2 Springer Spaniels named Frodo and Pippin and 2 cats named Saruman and Merry (yes, my Dad is a fan of Lord of the Rings!) to a Chocolate Lab, Ed, his little friend, Monty the Jack Russell and many in-between.