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Keep up with the latest insurance news, trends and protect your business with helpful advice from our experts.


Oulton Tractor Run

9th August 2018
Farm & Estate

H&H Insurance Brokers are delighted to help with sponsorship for the 9th Oulton Tractor Run to be held on Sunday 12 August. 


Smallholders Face Big Risks

7th August 2018
General

H&H Insurance Brokers reiterates how new developments in smallholder activity may expose farmers to hitherto unforeseen liabilities.

Millie Nastali(left) helping Alpaca Breeder Di Davies (right) of Alpha Alpacas on her farm landscape

Slurry: Spreading Good Practice

20th July 2018
Farm & Estate

If you have livestock (particularly cows) on your farm, then slurry will be a part of your working life. It plays a vital role in the cultivation of your land, but you’ll also know that it can be one of the most dangerous things on your farm if mismanaged.

If you have livestock (particularly cows) on your farm, then slurry will be a part of your working life. It plays a vital role in the cultivation of your land, but you’ll also know that it can be one of the most dangerous things on your farm if mismanaged.

Why Insurance Cover is Important

10th July 2018
Farm & Estate

As a specialist in arranging insurance for livestock, mainly on alpacas, llamas, pedigree cattle and other farm animals plus smallholder’s liability – Jacinta Nastali gives us her opinion on why insurance is so important.   

Camelid insurance cover available from H&H Insurance Brokers

Stolen Sheep Claim Settled in 16 Days

29th June 2018
Farm & Estate

When farm businesses take out insurance, it is of course to protect their business along with the people, the buildings, the machinery and for a livestock farmer, it is also for their livestock as one of our clients recently found out.

Keil Selby Claims Manager with client Mr Weatherson who was happy with speedy claims service having had sheep stolen from his farm

Advice to Smallholders: cover your employees – not just their hours

28th June 2018
General

This is the time of the year when many farms, large and small, across the country, are in the holiday season so whether you are a large farming enterprise, a smallholder or hobby farmer, we remind you of the importance of Employer’s Liability insurance.

Temevale Alpacas of Grabbed By The Alpacas, Worcestershire

How to keep animals secure on your land

22nd June 2018
Farm & Estate

The task of properly protecting your land can be arduous, especially if you own multiple outhouses and compounds or are located amongst unusual terrain – but it can be well worth the time and effort if it keeps land, property, machinery and any animals you house safe from thieves and predators.

Whether you run a kennel, farm or small-holding, if you rely on keeping animals safe and sound on your land, here are H&H Insurance Brokers top security tips...

Claims Manager Vacancy

5th June 2018
Farm & Estate

Could you speak our language?   Would you like to join a dynamic and friendly team? Do you put your clients at the heart of everything you do?

Claims Manager Vacancy at H&H Insurance Brokers,based in Carlisle, Cumbria

Alpaca Show Updates

1st June 2018
General

It’s been a busy start to the Alpaca show calendar this year for Jacinta Nastali, Armitage in-Livestock camelid insurance specialist, so we thought we’d share a few photographs of the champions so far. 

Judges, Sponsors and Owners of the Huacaya Supreme Champion at the British Alpaca Show (BAS National 2018)

Open Farm Sunday | Are you adequately insured?

31st May 2018
Farm & Estate

The Linking Environment and Farming (LEAF) Open Farm Sunday is a great initiative which many farmers get involved in.  The event this year on Sunday 10 June, provides an opportunity to invite and educate both young and old alike, on what it’s like to be a farmer.

Philip Pagin, Rural Sales Manager H&H Insurance Brokers