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Ellen scoops Apprentice of the Year title

Ellen scoops Apprentice of the Year title

Twenty-year-old Ellen Curnow, from Redruth, has won the Accountancy Apprentice of the Year title at the 2017 Cornwall Apprenticeships Awards. A former Pool Academy pupil who went on to do A Levels in Human Biology, Psychology, Maths and Chemistry at Truro College,...

Rules tightened on active farmer status

Under new rules just announced by the Rural Payments Agency (RPA), an accountant’s certificate is now required to prove a farmer’s eligibility to claim under the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS). The European Commission has asked the RPA to carry out the additional checks...
Lang Bennetts take on more apprentices

Lang Bennetts take on more apprentices

Truro and Falmouth-based Lang Bennetts Chartered Accountants have taken on three more apprentices this summer, bringing the total they now have under training to five. Kieran Trewhella, 18, from Truro, Shakira Thomas, 17, from Helston and Joe Hayes, 31, originally...