News and Blogs


View our news and blogs to stay up to date on Cornish Mutual, our people, activities and issues in the wider South West Community.

We like our Members to know how we’re doing and what we’re doing so they know where they are with us, so we share a wide variety of news and information with you like stories about the company, our people and our community from new faces to advice on flooding or risk.

Latest Blogs

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 the...
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...
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...

Latest News

Cornish Mutual farm insurance Member with her dog

Dogs in tractors warning after farm incident

A farmer narrowly escaped serious injury after her dog accidently started the hydraulic controls of a straw chopper hitched to her vehicle, sending the chopper through the rear window.Devon farmer...
Cornish Mutual farm insurance team member Clare Green on a cornish farm

Swapping the City Life for the Good Life

Being swept off her feet saw Clare Green swap the fast paced world of international accounting for life on a Cornish farm. But, as she explains, her move to the country has been a huge learning curve...
Entries for home insurer Cornish Mutual what makes a house a home competition

Cornish Mutual uncovers the secret of what makes a house a home in the Westcountry

Sunday lunch, muddy wellies and Gizmo the dog were just some of the pictures sent in following a call for Westcountry people to say what makes a house a home.As a home insurance provider based...
The Truro Chamber of Commerce Team at a charity cricket match in Truro Cornwall

Sticky wicket for Cornwall Chamber of Commerce as Truro win friendly cricket match

Teams of Cornish businesses swapped the boardroom for the cricket pitch recently to take part in a friendly evening of sport.Members of the Truro Chamber of Commerce took on their Cornwall Chamber...