Sponsorship 2018

Title Sponsor Lycetts 

The Festival of Hunting are delighted to announce a three year title sponsorship with Lycetts Insurance Brokers. 

Lycetts is a leading, independently operated insurance broker and financial services company offering specialist, impartial advice on a wealth of products and services for farm and estate, commercial, bloodstock, household, and personal risks as well as financial planning advice.  The company is based in Newcastle, with further offices in Edinburgh, Exeter, London, Marlborough, Newmarket, Norfolk, Oxford, Shropshire, Surrey, Sussex and Yorkshire.

Lycetts has a specific focus in the Rural sector with specialist expertise in advising farmers and landowners on an increasingly diverse range of insurance for rural businesses. From property to liability, specialist agricultural motor and fleet insurance, farm, equine, livestock, rural pursuits and rural business insurance to wealth management, inheritance tax planning and pension advice for those who live and work in the countryside.


Silver Sponsor Patey Hats 

In partnership with the renowned Corne Family, Patey Hats can trace its roots back to 1695 when the French Huguenot Corne family arrived in London.

They brought with them the skills of Parisian hat making, and quickly established themselves as hat makers.


Old English Ring Sponsor Computer Conquest 

CCQ is a software engineering company which focuses on the finance and engineering business sectors. After receiving a request for a custom built contacts management system for hunts, CCQ Hunt Management Systems was launched.


Beagle Hound Ring Sponsor Baily’s Hunting Directory

Since its earliest days Baily’s has been acknowledged as the best and only comprehensive listing of packs of hounds of all types from around the world.



Inter Hunt Relay Sponsor Honri Hats

Traditional Hunting Caps, Top Hats and Bowlers handmade in England and sold at shows and events by Paul Baynham-Honri.