H&H Group News

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.


London Marathon Competitor

20th April 2018

Good luck to Laura Barwick from our Harrison & Hetherington team who will be taking on the challenge of her first ever Marathon on Sunday 22 April and competing in the Virgin London Marathon.  Laura will be running in aid of the MS Society.


Changes to the Helm at H&H Group

19th April 2018

After exactly 10 years at the helm as Chief Executive of H&H Group PLC, Brian Richardson has announced he will be leaving the business later in the year. With interests covering, auctioneering, property, insurance and printing during his time with the H&H Group Brian has guided the Group’s growth.


Career Opportunity

12th March 2018

H&H Insurance Brokers are currently recruiting for an Account Handler to join their busy team based at Carlisle. Working in partnership with our expert Account Executives you will assist with the service of client accounts, completing new business and renewals.


New Investment in the Borders

14th February 2018

A plan that could bring new homes, amenities, business premises and employment to enhance the rural economy and the town of Newton St Boswells has been announced by the H&H Group, owners of St Boswells Auction Mart. The development will be on land owned by the mart, which is adjacent to the current mart site.