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  • Get an Agent to Maximise Compensation

    15th Jun 2018

    Suddenly finding your land is included in the proposals for a major infrastructure project can be daunting and the thought of fighting for compensation can feel like David versus Goliath.  Here at McCartneys we’re well versed in this type of work and can take away the hassle for you.

  • Site Granted Outline Planning Permission for an Agricultural Workers Dwelling

    14th Jun 2018

    McCartneys LLP planning and survey department have obtained outline planning approval for the erection of an agricultural workers dwelling on a farm near to Llandrindod Wells.

  • Summer Show Season 2018

    8th Jun 2018

    The summer show season is about to commence, it’s a great opportunity for McCartneys to meet and greet established clients and hopefully some new ones for the future.

  • McCartneys Supports the British Heart Foundation

    7th Jun 2018

    We have officially kicked off our fundraising activities for the British Heart Foundation.  If you visit one of our branches you’ll find a donation tin and lots of free BHF literature, so please do make any contribution you can.

  • Livestock Markets are a Lifeline

    6th Jun 2018

    Visiting farms over the last month has certainly confirmed that community spirit is alive and well on the Welsh borders, with many farmers recalling the camaraderie shown this winter. 

  • Property Stock Levels Increasing

    6th Jun 2018

    As the second May Bank Holiday has been and gone there is a noticeable increase in viewing and offer activity. The diaries have been extremely busy which is great as the stock levels have been so very low for the last 18 months. It is good to see the stock levels increasing.

  • Everything’s Coming up Roses!!

    29th May 2018

    Now is the time of year when our gardens come into their own. The Malvern Spring Festival kicked off the horticultural year in style and last week we had the joys of the Chelsea flower show. At this time of year when not at work I can be found in my garden, no good looking for me in the house, the garden is where I will be and where I am most content. Last night as I was tying up my sweet peas and trying the stop the cats from scooping tadpoles out of the pond I thought how vital our gardens are to us all.

  • Can You Afford Not to Apply for mid Tier? Don’t Miss the Deadline!

    18th May 2018

    With the uncertainties surrounding the future of Basic Payment, many farmers are considering whether now is the time to enter into a Mid Tier Agri environmental agreement and benefit from the funds available.

  • Time for a Change at McCartneys as Tom Carter Becomes the New Chairman of the Property Department

    18th May 2018

    With Debbie Anderson, who has been McCartneys property chairman since 2011, stepping down to concentrate on front line sales at the company’s Ludlow office, Tom Carter has been appointed as the new Chairman of McCartneys Property department.

  • How Soon We Forget!

    11th May 2018

    As we all enjoy the fine weather of late, it is easy to forget that only about 8 weeks ago we were enduring a long hard winter and there was no sign of Spring.