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

Farmers insurance provider Cornish Mutual

Cornish Mutual launches 2016 business insight programme

“For more than a century, we’ve been a part of the Westcountry community putting our Members at the heart of what we do here at Cornish Mutual.We are opening our doors for a series of special...
Farm insurer Cornish Mutual issues farm safe advice about electricity

Top 5 check-list for farm electrical safety

Last week was Electrical Fire Safety Week and our Operations Leader, Philip Wilson, is using the opportunity to remind agricultural workers about safety precautions that could mean the difference...
Cow at a farm in the rural South West

Top 5 unusual farm animal claims

"Intruding pigs, unwelcome pitch invasions and a cow taking a dip in a swimming pool are just some of the bizarre claims involving farm animals that we have fielded this year.As a regional insurer...
Farm insurance cornish mutual chosen charity CHICKS

9 things you might not know about our charity of the year

“Every year, all of us here at Cornish Mutual have the opportunity to vote and choose a local charity to support for the up and coming 12 months. This year we voted for CHICKS, a charity that we’ve...

Latest News

South West insurer Cornish Mutual issues winter advice for home owners

Wet Christmas could lead to season of flooding nightmares

Cornish Mutual and Richfords Fire & Flood are warning that this year’s predicted winter storms and freezing temperatures could have a serious impact on people’s homes and could be easily avoided....
South West Rural insurer Cornish Mutual issues storm advice

Secure property before stormy weather arrives this winter

As the South West’s general insurance firm, we are urging people across the region to take steps to protect their homes and businesses as the Met Office warns of potential gale-force winds and...
Devon and Cornwall police at farm safety workshop run by farm insurer cornish mutual

Free workshops prove vital in bid to combat rural crime in the Westcountry

We've addressed key crime issues affecting the agricultural industry in the Westcountry at a series of free health and safety workshops organised by the team here at Cornish Mutual.Members of the...
Farm insurer Cornish Mutual on a farm visit with cows

Top 8 unusual insurance claims

Pitch invasions by cattle, unruly wildlife and chewed up hearing aids are just some of the bizarre claims involving animals that we have fielded this year.As a South West insurer, which provides...