About Us

The business was established in 1985 and 3 decades on it has developed a specialism for understanding the needs of SME’s, the type of support they require, and the quality service they demand.

In 2011 the practice was acquired by Broadthunder Accounting Ltd which is owned by Charles Lucas and Tom Bathgate.  Tom and Charles are business partners and have been working together for over 15 years.  Charles is a Chartered Accountant with considerable experience of a wide range of businesses, private clients and as a Finance Director in industry.  He is well qualified to be the Managing Partner having been a partner is national firms of accountants.  Tom, who after running a family business for 20 years growing it to £100m turnover and employing 500 people completed his MBA at Lancaster Management School and he too is well qualified to act as a Business Consultant and Advisor, Business Mentor, Work Place Mediator, and Funder Finder in the practice.

Huddart is now the trading division of Broadthunder Accounting Limited Registered in England and Wales No 07770313.

With a growing client base we have built a team to meet client requirements.  Our staff are well qualified, have significant experience, are known to hundreds of our clients and have been with us for many years.  They are approachable, down to earth, care about clients, and do their utmost to shatter the reputation that all accountants are boring.

You will see on the Home Page the Logo of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW).  This is because the firm is a member of this prestigious professional body which was granted a Royal Charter by Queen Victoria in 1880, giving its members the right to use the designation ‘chartered accountant’.  The Institute has over 140,000 members around the world and it’s the vision of the ICAEW is to be acknowledged as leading global accountancy and the finance profession so people can do business with confidence and trust.  This professional body ensures that what we do on behalf of our clients maintains high standards of practice and professional conduct.  We believe is it one of the key differences we have to many others