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 [email protected] or on mobile: 07831 774 640 landline: 01452 627123.

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

For any other aspects or questions regarding the Countrywide Farmers PLC administration, including details of how to make an unsecured claim, please see the attached link to the KPMG insolvency portal www.kpmg.co.uk/countrywidefarmers

In Store Specialists

We're very proud of our stores and after 100 years in business we know our customers well. If you haven’t visited a Countrywide store yet we’d love to meet you. The majority of our stores are open 7 days a week so there’s always somebody on hand to help and guide you.


Agricultural Specialist

Agricultural Specialists

Our team of Agricultural Specialists are based in your local Countrywide store and are available either in store or on the phone. AMTRA qualified and accredited, the team are experienced and qualified to provide our customers with best in class customer service, fit for purpose products and specialist advice and knowledge. All our Agricultural Specialists have lived or worked within the farming community so can empathise with our farming customers and understand their business needs.


Pet Specialist

Pet Specialists

Countrywide is proud of its network of pet specialists, qualified and committed to providing our customers with up to date knowledge and expertise about the needs of your pets.

All our pet specialists are chosen because of their passion and understanding of all things pet related. Our specialists are all animal lovers and share an empathy and understanding with our customers.

Our specialists follow a bespoke training programme which enables them to offer advice on pet health and medicine, nutritional requirements, pet housing and suitable equipment.

Working with our leading suppliers, our specialists keep up to date with the latest information and new product developments.

Whilst our specialists should not be used to replace the advice of your vet, your local specialist is an excellent starting point for advice.


Equestrian Specialist

Equestrian Specialists

At Countrywide we don’t just sell equestrian products – we help our customers to make choices and decisions about their animal’s health and wellbeing which, ultimately, leads to happier owners and happier horses. We are proud to have the UK’s largest team of Equestrian Specialists.

All of our staff are specially selected for their passion and knowledge of equestrianism. Most are riders or have children who ride, many compete at a high level.

You can find Equestrian Specialists in all of our stores. These members of staff have all received training to BHS Levels One and Two and are fully AMTRA qualified to offer help and guidance on specialist items such as animal health products. Our Equestrian Specialists are trained to offer advice on:

  • Feed, nutrition and supplements
  • Animal Health, including worming (AMTRA qualified to both provide advice and sell items)
  • Bedding and stable care
  • Saddle fitting (available in selected stores)
  • Hat and body protector fitting
  • Rug cleaning
  • Specialist evenings and events