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Distillery internships on offer to get women into whisky

Ncn’ean is offering two women free distillery internships at its distillery in the Scottish Highlands. This comes as an attempt to encourage more women to enter what is often considered a male dominated industry. The experience aims to raise the profile of distilling and challenge any gender-based stigmas associated with the whisky industry. The distillery…

Badminton Horse Trials 2019

It’s been a couple of weeks since we hosted hospitality at Badminton Horse Trials. The weather wasn’t on our side but it didn’t stop our guests from joining us in our pavilion. We enjoyed catching up with our suppliers and meeting potential new clients at Badminton. We were cheering on our sponsor Oliver Townend all…

Why are British farmers diversifying?

In 2019, many modern farmers are struggling to make a living. This could be because of the increase in energy costs and lower food prices, not forgetting the impact of Brexit still to come. That’s why the majority of farmers are looking for new ways to make money by diversifying. What is farm diversification? Farm…

Finance for Franchises: What are the options?

An established franchise can provide high rewards, but the initial start-up costs and franchise fees can be substantial. With assistance from Moorgate Franchise you can gain all the funds you need to start-up and run your franchise successfully. Moorgate are experienced across the full scope of franchise finance and can finance many aspects of the…

Renewable agriculture: How can Moorgate help?

Moorgate Agricultural Finance are industry specialists, who understand agriculture, its complexities and know how to ease the burden of obtaining finance. Our team of experts can fund anything from tractors, balers and trailers, to livestock purchases, feed, fertiliser. Recently we have worked to secure pullet finance for landowners operating in the poultry industry. Our team…

Moorgate Equestrian to host hospitality at Badminton Horse Trials

Moorgate Equestrian Finance will be hosting hospitality at Badminton Horse Trials. The hospitality will take place in their lakeside pavilion from the 2nd- 4th of May. This is the second year running Moorgate Equestrian are hosting hospitality due to last years success. Free food and drink will be available from 12pm on the Thursday, Friday…

Experts warn a ‘no-deal’ Brexit will ruin Britain’s organic food industry

MP’s will vote on a no-deal Brexit this evening following Theresa May’s huge defeat last night. The Prime Ministers Brexit deal was voted against by 391 to 247. But, industry experts warn Britain’s organic food industry could be ruined overnight if a no-deal Brexit is decided. Certified organic meat, vegetables and even beer will have…

Horse racing to resume today following equine flu outbreak

The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has decided that racing will resume today (13 February), following a six day pause. However, the BHA’s Chief Regulatory Officer, Brant Dunshea, has warned it is with “strict biosecurity” controls in place. The extremely contagious virus was first found in six horses at a yard in Cheshire. What is equine…