About Us

Our Legacy of Trust and Security

Welcome to Colin Thompson & Sons Locksmiths, a name synonymous with security, trust, and reliability. With over 40 years of experience, our family-owned locksmith business has been serving the South West of England, including Somerset and Wiltshire, from our base in Shepton Mallet.


Our Story

Founded by Colin from a shop in Frome in 1987, a seasoned locksmith with a passion for safeguarding homes and businesses, our journey began with a simple mission: to provide the highest level of security to our community. Today, we proudly continue that mission, now joined by Colin’s sons, who share his unwavering dedication to our craft.

Our Commitment

At Colin Thompson & Sons, we’re more than just locksmiths; we’re your trusted partners in security with all our locksmiths are CRB checked. We understand the importance of feeling safe in your surroundings, and that’s why we go the extra mile to ensure your peace of mind. Our commitment to excellence, integrity, and innovation has earned us the trust of countless homeowners and businesses across the region.

We are the only Master Locksmiths Association member in Shepton Mallet, Wells, Frome, and the surrounding areas.

Our Locksmith Services

Lock Installation and Repair

From traditional locks to modern security systems, we provide expert installation, maintenance, and repairs. 

Door Entry Systems

Control access to your premises with our door entry systems, adding an extra layer of security.

Security key cutting

Our on-site key cutting service ensures you have spare keys when you need them.

Vehicle Locksmiths

We specialise in Vehicle locks. We offer a wide range of car keys. We can do spare keys for vehicles, all keys are lost and car key repairs. Call: 07770 287000

Safes and Vaults

Protect your valuables with our safes and vaults, designed to keep your belongings secure.

Emergency Call-Outs

Locked out? Need immediate assistance? Our emergency service is just a call away.

“Amazing service, new car key coded all at the convenience of my house , and at a great price . You were great Lewis thank you”

“Friendly and efficient family run business. Lewis sorted a working 2nd key for my son’s Fiesta in minutes. Wouldn’t hesitate to use again - recommended.”

“Great customer experience, right from initial phone call. Excellent, fast, professional service - thank you”