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GFW Road Show: Your Business, Your Property, Your Opportunity

We invite you to join us at our GFW Road Show.

Our agricultural, planning, architectural, agency and commercial teams will be discussing the opportunities for rural businesses to improve performance and reduce risk within these uncertain times.


  • Characteristics of top performing farms
    What they look like and how to get there
  • Buying and selling land
    What the future holds in these uncertain times
  • Your land, your rights
    Dealing with utility access and maximising your compensation
  • Planning and Development
    Your opportunities, now, and in the future

This is an excellent opportunity for you to understand the current state of the rural business industry as well as meeting our team and receiving expert advice in regards to your next step.

Dates and Venues

Mon 18th Feb – Northallerton Rugby Club, Northallerton DL6 2QF

Tue 19th Feb – Sedgefield Racecourse, Sedgefield TS21 2HW

Wed 20th Feb – Alnwick Rugby Club, Alnwick NE66 1BE

Mon 25th Feb – Duns Rugby Club, Duns TD11 3QQ

Mon 25th Feb – Pocklington Rugby Club, Pocklington YO42 2LP

Tue 26th Feb – Tynedale Rugby Club, Corbridge NE45 5AY


  • 18.00 Welcome
  • 18.30 Presentation
  • 19.30 Light Refreshments

If you would like to attend, please RSVP by following the link.

For more information, please email Emma Gillespie-Payne or call 01665 600164.

Great Yorkshire Show 2017

Diversification is a huge talking point in the current climate due to Brexit, and uncertainty within the rural sector, we wanted to take to opportunity to open the doors to diversification for farmers and rural businesses at this year’s Great Yorkshire Show. We have organised a busy schedule of events that include seminars and live diversification case studies to wine tasting and our annual drinks party.

Great Yorkshire Show

Take a look at our schedule…


Great Yorkshire Show – Tuesday 11th July

11.00am – George F. White Stand (202)

Simon Britton and Miles Crossley look into a live farm diversification project with Park Lodge Shooting School to identify challenges and determine the factors that have contributed to its success.

3.00pm – NFU Stand, Sixth Avenue

Rural Practice Surveyor, Matthew Brown, and Head of Planning and Development, Richard Garland, give a Tenancy and Planning and Development update.


Great Yorkshire Show – Wednesday 12th July

9.30am – Seminar Room, Hall 1

Simon Britton explores the concept of diversification, looking at what business owners have already that could provide a new revenue stream and what diversification holds for business growth.

2.30pm – George F. White Stand (202)

Tony Cleary from Lanchester Wines discusses how diversification has allowed him to further pursue his goal of becoming the world’s first carbon-negative beverage business.

3.30pm – George F. White Stand (202)

Wine tasting with The Pip Stop, independent wine and beer retailer.


Great Yorkshire Show – Thursday 13th July

All Day – George F. White Stand (202)

Come and meet our Yorkshire Team and enjoy some light refreshments.



During the week we will be giving you the opportunity to enter various competitions to win some fantastic prizes from the likes of Park Lodge Shooting School, The Pip Stop and local producers, Tarte and Berry.

We look forward to seeing you there!