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Updated Opening Hours

As we head into another national lockdown we just want to let you all know that we will have different opening hours to maintain a safer environment for our staff and customers. Our opening times will be 8am - 1pm, Monday - Friday. We will be reviewing this regularly...

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The 150th Defibrillator Cabinet

We are happy to announce that on Tuesday afternoon Norman of FLEET and Duchy Defibrillators​ installed a public access cabinet next to our main office to house our defibrillator. What's more, it is quite momentous as it's actually Duchy Defibrillators' 150th cabinet!...

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Opening hours update

We are open! At Henry Orchard & Sons, we are proud to be Cornwall’s leading independent scrap processing merchant and we're delighted to be open with a few changes in place to ensure the safety of our staff and our customers. Our opening times are 8am - 4.30pm...

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COVID-19 updated opening hours

We are open. To ensure the safety of our staff and our customers we have some new measures in place, which we have outlined below. Please read through carefully so that you are prepared before you visit us. Our new opening times will be 9am - 1pm Monday - Friday. This...

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A Time To Remember

There is no doubt about it, we are in the middle of an unprecedented event, these are difficult and scary times but there are some important things to remember… Remember…. Tough times don’t last forever - better days will return and they will return sooner than you...

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Scrapping your vehicle

You know the saying: New Year, New Car. If you’re planning on starting the decade on a fresh set of wheels then you may want to take a minute to think about what you’re going to do with your current car. If its miles are numbered, and it’s reached the end of its life,...

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Top 10 Recycling Facts You Didn’t Know!

On the surface, metal recycling might not seem overly exciting BUT as we dig deeper into the steel scrap pile, there's all sorts of shocking stats and facts that we're still trying to get our heads around. From how long you can run an iPod on tin power to why you need...

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Henry Orchard – Then and Now

Spanning three generations and 73 years of trading, Henry Orchard and Sons has established itself as a trusted and essential business in the heart of the Cornish community. The company was founded in 1946 by ex-policeman Henry, who aimed to address the shortage of...

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Family Business Awards success

We are happy to announce our success at the recent Family Business Awards. We came runner-up for the South West, Thames Valley and South Wales region. Judged by a panel of established practitioners from family firms and experts within the advisory sector, we are...

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COVID-19 UPDATE – We are open. To ensure the safety of our staff and our customers we have some new measures in place, which we have outlined on the news page.