H&H Group News

H&H Group Reveal Chosen Charities for 2019

17th April 2019

After in depth discussions  involving directors and members of staff from across all divisions, the H&H Group announces that its chosen charities to support for 2019 are Mind and Cumbria Community Foundation. These two charities have been selected by the group because they support causes which are important to customers, staff and local communities in the areas in which they work. Each year, H&H Group raises thousands of pounds for […]


Ladies Behind the Scenes at H&H

15th March 2019

As this month focuses on the global celebration of the social, economic and political achievements of women through International Women’s Day (IWD), we meet with some of the ladies behind the scenes at the H&H Group (H&H), who have vital roles, within the companies that they work for. The theme for the 2019 International Women’s Day was “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change” and this is something that H&H […]


H&H Commend a Year of Charitable Achievement

6th March 2019

H&H Group, have celebrated a triumphant year-long charity fundraising campaign with the presentation of a cheque for £8,000, split between their two chosen charities – The Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution (RABI) and the British Heart Foundation. The fundraising initiatives, involving over 100 members of staff from across the Groups’ seven businesses, included a Hadrian’s Wall Hike, Total Warrior, Dechox for March, The Great North Run, Quiz Night, Ladies’ Charity Evening, […]


H&H Reeds Printers Buys Carlisle Based Print Graphic

11th January 2019

H&H Reeds Printers, owned by H&H Group, has formally confirmed the acquisition of the business of Print Graphic Ltd, based in Carlisle, extending the print service offering now available to customers throughout the North of England and South West Scotland. The acquisition brings together two of Cumbria’s leading and renowned print and graphic design companies, H&H Reeds Printers and Print Graphic Ltd, to establish a flagship business, and an all-encompassing […]


Land Agency Appoints New Managing Director

23rd October 2018

H&H Group has today announced the appointment of Colin Tomlinson as Managing Director for its growing land agency business, H&H Land and Property, one of the foremost Chartered Surveyors companies in the North of England and Scottish Borders. During the last three years, Colin has been a Director of HHL&P, with specific responsibility for the management of the five Estate Agency Offices and managing the Land Agency, rural property sales, […]


Group Continues to Grow

18th October 2018

H&H Group PLC has just released its results for the year to 30th June 2018 which demonstrate another strong performance, showing an operating profit at £940,000, similar to the £965,000 delivered last year. Further strengthening the balance sheet, net assets have continued to grow and are now at £18.3 million, up £582,000, and a final dividend has been recommended of 27p per share, making a total of 35p for the […]


Appointment of New Non Executive Director

25th September 2018

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Will Hamilton, as a Non- Executive Company Director. Will Hamilton farms, with his wife Carol and father as W B Hamilton & Sons. Together they farm 2,000 acres based at Bee Edge Farm.   He is the third generation of Hamilton’s to use the St Boswell’s Auction Mart, which he first attended as a young child. Will has been using the mart to […]


Farmers’ Charity Auction

7th September 2018

For more than 35 years, the Farmers’ Charity Auction has been raising cash for nominated charities across Cumbria and since the first event, tens of thousands of pounds have been raised for worthwhile causes. Earlier today, organisers of the Farmers’ Charity Auction (FCA) announced that they are looking for donations for the 2019 auction, which is to be held at Carlisle’s Borderway Auction Mart, on Friday 25th January. The last […]


Joint Managing Directors Announced for Harrison & Hetherington

19th July 2018

The UK’s largest livestock trading company, Harrison & Hetherington, announces the promotion of two senior members of staff, to Joint Managing Directors. The two, David Pritchard, formerly Operations Director for Harrison & Hetherington, and Scott Donaldson, formerly the Company’s Sales Director, take up their positions, with immediate effect.


New CEO Announced

6th July 2018

Taking over as CEO of H&H Group PLC is Richard Rankin, a Chartered Accountant, formally of Carlisle-based Armstrong Watson [AW], where he has been a Partner for over 10 years. Richard’s extensive business experience and his local knowledge make him an ideal choice to head up one of Cumbria’s most important and progressive businesses and take it to the next level.