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Looking for Lots for Farmers’ Charity Auction

6th September 2018
Farm & Estate

Date for your diary: Friday 25 January 2019!!  For more than 35 years, the Farmers’ Charity Auction has been raising cash for nominated charities across Cumbria and since the first event, tens of thousands of pounds have been raised for worthwhile causes.  Next auction date announced…

Launch of the Farmers' Charity Auction 2019 at The Cumberland Infirmary Carlisle. For more than 35 years, the Farmers’ Charity Auction has been raising cash for nominated charities across Cumbria and since the first event, tens of thousands of pounds have been raised for worthwhile causes. The money raised from the 2019 auction will be split between four charities, which this year includes the Heart Centre Cumberland Infirmary, the Stroke Unit Carlisle, R.A.B.I., and Life Education Cumbria. (Left to right) Nick Utting, Madhusudhan Varma, Viv English, Georgina Lamb, Chandra Martin, Kerry Scott, Katie Lattimore, Robin MacLeod and Kim Ostridge: 4 September 2018 STUART WALKER Stuart Walker Photography 2018

Simon McKean, New Claims Manager

30th August 2018
Farm & Estate

H&H Insurance Brokers Appoints Simon McKean as Claims Manager to continue to support clients through the claims process as efficiently and quickly as possible.

Paul Graham, Managing Director welcomes Simon McKean, Claims Manager to H&H Insurance Brokers

Could you be our next Appointed Representative?

21st August 2018
Farm & Estate

Do you want to be in charge of your own future? Do you want to be your own Boss?  If yes, read on as this could be the start of your new career…

Appointed Representatives required working with H&H Insurance Brokers

Claims Assistance on Your Side

21st August 2018
Farm & Estate

Most insurance claims are simple to handle, but where losses are major and involve difficult or complex issues this can lead to unnecessary financial and emotional pressure for policyholders.  


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