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.
October 19, 2017
Our clients don’t often ask us ‘when do horses die’ but as specialist equine insurance brokers dealing with horse mortality cases we do have some insight into this.read more
October 18, 2017
The fatal injury rate in agriculture is 18 times higher than average. In total 30 people were killed on British farms in the past year. HSE research shows that hazards include contact with electricity (10 per cent), injury by an animal (7 per cent) and falling from a height (7 per cent).read more
October 11, 2017
We are delighted to announce that the Lycetts sponsored concert on Friday 6th October at Sedbergh School, Cumbria, has raised in excess £4,000 for Parkinson’s UK. The evening featured the electric string quartet, Escala and was the culmination of former Sedbergh School pupil Jack Roberts’ ‘Going the Distance’ fundraising...read more
October 2, 2017
The thoroughbred yearling sales season is fast approaching and brings with it thousands of yearlings sold all over the Northern hemisphere for millions of pounds. Just three days of trade of yearlings at Tattersalls in October 2016 made over £92 million. That’s £30 million pounds of horse flesh traded per day; an average of...read more
October 2, 2017
The most recent Government figures reveal that 23,300 estates were liable for Inheritance Tax (IHT) in the 2014-15 year, providing the Inland Revenue with around £4.2 billion of income. This is an increase of 25 per cent from the 2013-14 tax year.read more
September 29, 2017
Lycetts is to host an evening of musical entertainment in Powell Hall at Sedbergh School on Friday 6th October 2017.
We are delighted to present the electric string quartet, Escala, who will be supported by a selection of Sedbergh School’s most talented former pupils.
September 27, 2017
Dramatic news images of the effects of hurricanes Harvey and Irma in the United States have reminded many of the misery brought about by natural catastrophes. According to Lloyd’s it has also highlighted the problems of inadequate flood insurance in America.read more
September 14, 2017
Anyone working with horses should accept that accidents happen...right? ‘People need to accept that accidents happen in the horse world’ is a common theme that we hear from our clients when they call to tell us that one of their employees is making an insurance claim against them.
September 11, 2017
We are delighted to welcome conditional jockey Charlie Deutsch and Royal Artillery Gold Cup winner Guy Disney in two exciting three-year sponsorship deals.read more