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The time is right for me to retire

by Roger Van Praet     8,114 days ago - or 22 Years, 2 months, 17 days - on April 14 1998, after an interview with a panel of about 35 members, I was appointed FUW Area Officer, West Carmarthenshire, taking over from...

How to choose the right insurance provider to cover your farm

Protecting your farm business can be a complicated matter. You need to consider your buildings, vehicles, livestock, family home and more. It is also critical that you are protected against property damage or injury to a visitor or employee. Did you...

COVID-19: Important information for our members and customers

In view of the recent outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we’ve taken the decision to help protect members, customers and colleagues by closing all FUW offices. All staff will be working remotely for the foreseeable future, meaning our team will be...

Former MP takes on leading role with FUW Insurance Services Ltd

FUW Insurance Services Ltd (FUWIS) has appointed Guto Bebb as its new Managing Director. Mr Bebb who hails from Caernarfon, Gwynedd is the ex-MP for Aberconwy and was previously an Under Secretary of State for Wales and the Minister for Defence...

Farmers urged to check shed temperatures throughout the year

Average UK temperatures are on the rise, prompting a warning for farmers to keep an eye on the temperatures of their sheds throughout the year – paying particular attention to dairy sheds. High temperatures can prove challenging to livestock and according...

Your go-to insurance person

Insurance is one of life’s little inevitabilities for a great many of us, like booking your car in for an MOT, visiting the dentist, or filling out a tax return.   It’s one of those things that comes round and round, giving...

Keep it safe – get it on the register

The theft of off-road vehicles is big business for criminals, with government figures showing that around £100 million of agricultural and construction vehicles is stolen annually in the UK.* While it’s been difficult to find these stolen vehicles as they...

A Tale of Two Businesses

Dean and Diane both want to make a go of running a small business in their local town.  Dean wants to open a local antique store, while Diane has her sights set on opening a small boutique on the bustling...

Tradesmen – Defend yourselves against scammers

Cyber-crime is one of the biggest problems facing businesses in the present day, with hackers attempting both rudimentary and more sophisticated methods to infiltrate your systems and data. Tradesmen have to remain particularly vigilant, especially when self-employed, as one wrong...