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Keep up to date with all the latest news and events at Cornish Mutual, by following our blog.

We bring you insights and updates about maintenance for your home, important changes to farming and vital advice for your business.  As well as a few more light hearted posts to brighten your day.

So whether you are interested in home insurance, farm insurance, business insurance or the local community follow our blog to stay in touch with what is going on.

Managing a farm holiday let: five tips for success

There are a range of issues to consider when launching a farm holiday let, from pricing and marketing to the logistics of running and maintaining a property. Claire Longman, Technical Leader for...

Taking to the skies to support Children’s Hospice South West

As part of its commitment to supporting South West communities, Cornish Mutual gives all its employees a day’s paid leave to spend time supporting a local charity. Member Services team leader Andrew...

How the FCN is helping to support farmers through stress and depression

Suzie Wilkinson, Coordinator of the Farming Community Network in Somerset, says farmers face unique challenges, but help is out there to help you tackle stress or depression.
The Farming Community...

The importance of safer livestock handling for farmers

According to statistics from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), around six people are killed each year as a result of injuries sustained by cattle. The Farm Safety Partnership has recently...

Risk assessments for businesses: five myths debunked

Every employer needs to carry out risk assessments by law, but we all know they are something many business owners put off. The good news is that it does not need to be a particularly difficult or...

Arthur Denton advises landowners to be vigilant about potential hazards caused by fallen trees

Here at Cornish Mutual we have handled a number of claims involving damage caused by fallen trees, often following winter storms. While these events have traditionally been seen as an ‘act of God’ a...

A Cornish family is facing the future with confidence

A Cornish family is facing the future with confidence, two years after their farm suffered a major fire.
Michael and Rachel Carbis run Trelagossick Farm, on the Roseland Peninsula, with their son...

Empty homes: how to best protect your home over the winter months

Claire Longman, Technical Leader at South West insurer Cornish Mutual offers advice on what homeowners can do to get their homes winter ready before going away.
 
Are you going on a long holiday this...

iSightCornwall Volunteer Day

Ahead of World Sight Day on October 11, iSightCornwall, based at Newham and the Port of Truro, has welcomed a neighbouring business to learn about some of the vital support it offers for people...

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