Countrywide Farmers Plc – in Administration

David Pike, Mark Orton and Will Wright were appointed Joint Administrators of Countrywide Farmers Plc – in Administration (the ‘Company’) on 7 March 2018.

Following our appointment as Joint Administrators on 7th March 2018, all Countrywide Farmers Plc – in administration stores have ceased to trade and have now closed.

The Joint Administrators have been successful in concluding sales on a going concern basis for the following 18 stores:

1.Bridgnorth, 2. Crewkerne, 3. Dartington, 4. Helston, 5. Otterham, 6. Raglan, 7. Thame, 8. Wadebridge, 9. Chepstow, 10. Tavistock, 11. Wardle, 12. Twyford, 13. Newmarket, 14. Penzance, 15. Bromsgrove, 16. Liskeard, 17. Cirencester, 18. Taunton

Fixed Charge Receivers, Alder King LLP (‘Alder King’) were appointed on 28 August 2018 to market the Company’s remaining freehold properties for sale, these are detailed below. Please contact Philip Pratt of Alder King at PPratt@alderking.com or on mobile: 07831 774 640 landline: 01452 627123.

1. Abergavenny, 2. Bearley, 3. Bourton, 4. Bridgend, 5. Bromyard, 6. Chipping Norton, 7. Defford (distribution centre), 8. Hereford, 9. Evesham, 10. Ledbury, 11. Leominster, 12.Llanrindod Wells, 13. Melksham, 14. Nuneaton, 15. Presteigne, 16.Preston Cape, 17. Stockton, 18. Thornbury, 19. Tredington, 20. Upton, 21. Whitchurch, 22. Wrexham

Statutory notices and reports

Notice of creditors right to revoke decision to opt out 
Notice to creditors of right to opt out 
Proof of debt 
Notice of appointment 
Notice to creditors 
Notice to creditors enclosing proposals 
Notice of conduct of business by correspondence 
Joint Administrators’ Proposals 
Notice of result of decision by correspondence 
Creditor's request for a physical meeting 
1st Progress Report 
Notice of seeking decision of creditors by correspondence 

How to submit a claim

If you have amounts due to you from the Company as at the date of appointment, you can register a claim by completing a proof of debt form.

Please send your completed proof of debt form, together with supporting documentation, by email to the case contact or by post to:

Countrywide Farmers Plc – in Administration
C/o KPMG LLP
One Snowhill
Snow Hill Queensway
Birmingham
B4 6GH

Supporting documentation for your claim includes invoices, statements of account, proofs of delivery, contracts or any other relevant information.

David John Pike and William James Wright are authorised to act as insolvency practitioners by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales.
Mark Jeremy Orton is authorised to act as an insolvency practitioner by the Insolvency Practitioners Association.

We are bound by the Insolvency Code of Ethics.

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Contact Us

Jeevy Gakhal
Case contact
Tel +44 (0) 121 232 3495
Fax +44 (0) 121 232 3500

William Lewis
Case Manager

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