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Fixed finance rate proves perfect for farm park

Asset Funded

JCB TM320S Telemaster

Cotswold Farm Park is a popular farm attraction based in Cheltenham owned by television presenter Adam Henson. The park's aim is to protect, develop and raise awareness of rare animal breeds as well as being a fun farm attraction, and it was voted Farm Attraction of the Year 2014.

Publish date: 15/09/2020 11:07:54

JCB Finance was very competitive and the whole process was handled quickly and efficiently through the dealership.

Mr Duncan Andrews, Director

The Challenge...

Having reliable, efficient equipment for materials handling of anything from seed to fertiliser to straw for the livestock is essential for the day-to-day running of the 4,000 acre site.

The JCB machines are also used for towing trailers to move straw from the fields and other equipment around thr site. Fixing and spreading costs of investment in new machinery is important to keeping the farm productive.

We decided to use JCB Finance because they offered competitive interest terms, lower administration costs and fixed finance at a fixed rate for the term of the agreement.

Costwold Farm Park

Mr Duncan Andrews, Director

By using HP Fixed the farm park was able to upgrade and replace their existing machine.

We offered the following package

HP Fixed

  • Interest rate agreed and fixed at time of documentation
  • Fixed repayments of capital and interest
  • Tax relief on interest charges
The Solution...

By using HP Fixed the farm park was able to upgrade to a JCB TM320S Telemaster to replace a TM310S which was essential on the farm as it is using for feeding livestock, moving hay and straw and loading grain lorries.

The upgrade offered a more powerful machine capable of loading two tonnes of grain at a time with a grea