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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.

Farm insurer Cornish Mutual issues health and safety farm fire guidance

Farm Fire Safety this summer

"Every year lots of farm buildings are destroyed by fire, and large amounts of stock, straw, hay, farm machinery, chemicals and even livestock are lost.
With August being one of the principle months...
Cottage in the countryside

Legal lowdown Q&A - Important changes for landlords

"Staying up to date with the latest legal changes can sometimes be a tricky and often confusing task. Our latest series of Q&A blog posts aims to tackle this and provide a helpful insight into...
Farm insurer Cornish Mutual at Royal Cornwall Show

Out and about in the South West this August

"This is my favourite time of year because we spend a lot of our time visiting so many different parts of the Westcountry attending Agricultural Shows.
Whilst we see many of our Members throughout...
Fun runners in Truro Cornwall set off including Cornish Mutual staff

The importance of supporting our local community

"Businesses can – and should – do more to support their local communities if we want to ensure a sustainable future. For far too many companies, CSR (corporate social responsibility to the lay reader...
Barn conversion in the South West with let propety insurance from Cornish Mutual

Grand designs - Top tips for creating a successful holiday let from a barn conversion

"Until recently, farmers and landowners hoping to convert empty or under-used buildings faced tough restrictions. However, amendments to Permitted Development (PD) Rights in 2014 have made converting...
Beautiful spring garden at a home in South West England

7 tips to get your garden back in shape for summer

Ah, the garden. We spend all of our summer pruning, weeding and planting only to neglect it through the cold winter months and stare at it as we hibernate in doors. Before we know it, summer’s come...
Royal Cornwall Show

Agricultural Show Survival Guide

The great British summer brings with it many good things but one of our favourites has to be agricultural shows.
If you’re thinking of visiting a show this year and you're not sure how to make the...
Philleigh Way Cookery School Cornwall

Cooking up a storm - Meet Philleigh Way Cookery School

Philleigh Way is a cookery school based in south Cornwall and run by brothers-in-law James Martin and Chef George Pascoe. One lucky winner of our House a Home competition will be treated to Sunday...

Meet the team - Karen's story

Karen first joined Cornish Mutual when she was just 17. As Cornish Mutual has grown over the years so has Karen’s role within it. She is now one of the most experienced members of the Member Services...

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