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Kerfoot ascend and descend on the Three Peaks

At the beginning of June, the Kerfoot team came together to take on the mammoth task of the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge to raise money for Yorkshire Cancer Research. The 24-mile walk takes on the peaks of Pen-y-Ghent, Whernside and Ingleborough, each with an equally tough descent and all to be completed in less than 12 hours.

We’d crammed in various training feats to make sure we were physically and mentally prepared to take on the challenge, building up the miles and tackling

Kerfoot And Cornelius Polska Form Distribution Partnership

Kerfoot, an Avril Group company, has announced the signing of a distribution agreement with Cornelius Polska, which will see the company’s bespoke personal care oils available throughout Poland.

The agreement, which begins on 1st July, supports the distribution of Kerfoot’s speciality organic oils for personal care applications, including carrier and essential oils, as well as botanical extracts.

Sarah Bradley, Kerfoot Chief Executive, said: “We’re thrilled to be

Why do people choose Extra Virgin Olive oil?

Olive oil has long been known for its unique qualities, finding extensive use across various applications. In fact, the first recorded extraction of olive oil reaches back as early as 6000BC, where evidence suggests that Chalcolithic Mediterraneans extracted oil from the olives and stored it in clay vessels.

Since then, olive oil has become a mainstay of the food industry, thanks to its rich texture and earthy tones. It has also seen wider use as Mediterranean cooking becomes more

Kerfoot takes the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge

Supplier of refined and specialty oils for the global food and personal care markets, Kerfoot Group, has completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks challenge, putting the company well on its way to meeting its £5000 target for Yorkshire Cancer Research.

After several months of training, the event saw 31 employees set off to traverse the three highest peaks in Yorkshire despite extremely challenging weather conditions, climbing a total of 5,200ft. The route ascended Pen-y-Ghent, Whernside

Cervical screening: 4 common myths debunked

This week is cervical screening awareness week – an important annual event which runs from June 10-16 to highlight the importance of regular cervical screening for women’s health.

This year, Kerfoot is highlighting and debunking the myths associated with the procedure to provide reassurance around the fear that so many women seem to have with their cervical screening test.

Firstly, what is a cervical screening test?

While a HPV vaccination is one of the best ways