The Collapse of Thomas Cook – Advice From Sun World

Overview Thomas Cook Group, including the UK tour operator and airline, has ceased trading with immediate effect (announced approximately 2am 23/09/2019). All Thomas C

Caleb Roberts Colleagues Conquer Horseshoe Ridge

Following the success of our Charity Golf Day last week, a team of six colleagues surmounted ‘Horseshoe Ridge’ in the Brecon Beacons as the next of a serie

The Rural View – Things to consider when renewing your farm insurance.

Our thanks to Rural Insurance for providing some detailed advice on farm insurance. ‘Let’s face it. A year can soon fly by and before you know it your insuranc

Caleb Roberts Charity Golf Day Success

Luck proved to be on our side on Friday 13th September 2019, where fantastic weather was enjoyed at the Caleb Roberts Charity Golf Day. Teams made up of colleagues, cl

Let the chimney see the Sweep!

With Winter around the corner, are you ready for what’s in store? Winter can be the most testing time, especially on your household, with increased costs and ext

Farming Update September 2019

Following the decision by Natural England to revoke some wild bird management licences, at short notice, Defra assumed authority for them. The new licences issued by D

Dorrington YFC Host Successful Speed Shear

Last week saw a hugely successful speed shear peel & pint event, put on by Dorrington YFC. There were nearly 500 attendees at the shear and we were proud to suppor

Homeowners – is the risk of subsidence heating up?

The summer months of 2018 proved to be the hottest the UK has experienced since 2006 and temperatures were joint highest since 1910. With recent heatwaves affecting th

Successful Radnorshire YFC Rally

Caleb Roberts Insurance were proud to be the main sponsors of the 2019 Radnorshire YFC Rally. It was hosted at Ackhill, just outside of Presteigne and was again a roar

Farming Update July 2019

The milk processor co-operative, First Milk, has announced a reduction in prices to producers as from June. Prices have been stable since February. The co-operative ha

Advice For Young and Novice Drivers

Thanks to Measured Miles for these handy tips for inexperienced drivers. The summertime sees lots of young and first-time drivers taking to the roads for the first tim

The Rural View – Unoccupied Houses

Thank you to Rural Insurance for providing us with an insight into unoccupied house insurance: ‘The first question that needs answering is ‘What is an unoccupi

Caleb Roberts are moving our Church Stretton office!

We’re delighted to announce that as of the 10th June, we’re moving to a new office premises in Dorrington. The move reflects a need for more space in the office to

Farming Update – May 2019

The latest farm income forecasts for Wales show that average income is expected to fall by 15% to £29,500 for the year to March 2019. Dairy incomes are likely to be d

A memorable weekend for local rugby!

The rugby season came to a close this weekend for our local clubs and what a fantastic finish it was. On Saturday, Luctonians RFC hosted Blaydon in a playoff to regain

Farming Update – April 2019

The most widely used chemical to control leaf spot in barley, Chlorothalonil, has been declared a category 1 carcinogen by the EU. This will lead to it being banned an