Entries by edward

Help @ Hand – Community Info

Our colleagues at the Farming Health Hub have alerted us to the existence of Help@Hand, a digital signposting app which shows you what services and support groups are available in your area via your GP surgery. The real benefit of the Help at Hand App is that it is so easy to use. Whatever information […]

News from The Women in Farming Group

There is now a dedicated FB group called “Cornish Ladies in Wellies” which is going  to be used for the Women’s group communication.   You can either click on the link below, or go on to your Facebook (account if you have one) and search for “Cornish Ladies in Wellies”.   https://www.facebook.com/groups/218166873027447/permalink/218173273026807/  

Dairy Farm near Penzance looking for a new team member!

New Year – New Opportunity! Kerris Dairy is a new herd near Penzance that requires a new team member! Cows calve in a spring block during February and March with the majority of milk produced from grazed grass during the summer season. We are looking for someone to assist with day-to-day duties including milking, calf […]

West Cornwall Farm Worker looking for work

I have recently completed my level 2 in agriculture and farm mechanisation which entailed fixing tractors and different types of farm machinery. I was working for SEF driving tractors on the road with and without trailer, I have driven mainly John Deere’s, New Holland, Claas and Massey Ferguson  Tractors .  I have used a 5 […]

Devon and Cornwall Police Rural Newsletter

Please see document below from the Devon and Cornwall Police Rural Affairs Team which contains all the names and contact details of the team should you need to speak to them.   rural newsletter september 2020

Prince’s Countryside Fund Resilience Programme – Update

Due to recent restrictions, it has been decided to postpone the remainder of the 4th Group Resilience Programme sessions until later in the year.  We will advise participants when we have new dates. We are, however, continuing to recruit for the 5th round of the Resilience programme to be run at the Royal Cornwall Showground. […]

Furlough Scheme

If you are an employer please use the link to reclaim monies paid to workers under the furlough scheme. Effectively you will use the PAYE  portal to reverse the payment from HMRC to back to you. It will include all pension contributions and NI payments at a rate of 80% up to a maximum of […]

Coronavirus News

Self Employed have now been given some help, although it does sound as though payments will not come through until June. You need to have traded for at least 3 years, however if have not traded for that long still contact HMRC as they need to be aware of people who drop through the net […]