Lycetts Insights


As the Lycetts insights below will attest, we provide our clients with more than just insurance solutions. This is because our experienced senior management team understands your needs and look to provide you with expert views on a wide variety of topics. Read our insights online now by clicking the topics below.


Farm Machinery

Be cautious about farm machinery investment drive

September 8, 2021

Farmers are being urged to take measures to protect their business and investments, following a…

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Climage Change

Managing land to meet climate change

August 12, 2021

Tim Coulson, of our Edinburgh office, considers ways farmers can bolster their resilience…

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Percy Hedley

Charity of the Month for August: The Percy Hedley Foundation

August 10, 2021

The Percy Hedley Foundation provides high quality and innovative services for disabled…

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Crop

How climate uncertainty impacts crop yield

August 5, 2021

As harvest approaches, farmers and agronomists eagerly assess their crops to try and anticipate…

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Shortlists announced for 2021 Lycetts Leadership & Lycetts Team Champion Awards

August 5, 2021

The shortlists  have been announced by the National Trainers Federation (NTF) for the…

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Camp

Farmers with pop-up campsites urged to tread carefully as they face a risk minefield

August 3, 2021

A warning about the risks of cashing in on the temporary campsite trend.

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Digital Age

The UK Digital upgrade, are you prepared?

July 21, 2021

In May 2018 Openreach, who are responsible for the management of the national telephone…

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Heat Stress Warning

Take steps to prevent heat stress in animals, as extreme heat warning issued by Met Office

July 20, 2021

Farmers should be aware of the potentially fatal impact of heat stress on livestock and take…

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RoR

Charity of the Month: July ‘Retraining of Racehorses’

July 19, 2021

Retraining of Racehorses (RoR) is British Horseracing’s official charity for the welfare of…

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Hot Tub

Advice on HSE Guidelines for Hot Tubs situated in Holiday Lets, Air B&B’s and Holiday Homes

July 8, 2021

Properties for rent that include a Hot Tub are in high demand this year, but it is important…

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Livestock

Farmers warned of livestock danger after surge in countryside walkers

June 24, 2021

Farmers should consider steps to protect themselves, ramblers and livestock.

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House Rebuild

Building costs soar due to COVID and Brexit related shortages – Is your household rebuild cost sufficient?

June 23, 2021

The cost of building materials and labour have increased considerably in the past 12 months due…

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