Sharing success across South West Wales.
Meet some of our 7,000 fabulous clients and learn how we have helped them thrive, adapt and grow.
Mansion House Llansteffan
We caught up with Wendy Beaney, co-owner of the delightful Mansion House Llansteffan, overlooking sandy Tywi estuary, with a view of the castle on the hill. The mansion is set in five acres of gardens with an AA Rosette restaurant. It’s a popular wedding and holiday venue plus eatery with local seasonal food. Read StoryWendy Beaney, Co-Owner of Mansion House
An ambitious distillery director by day and cocktail shaker and manager by night, we met with talented product developer Ben Hool to learn about his brand Oracle Spirits based in Carmarthen and how it came about as a high-quality coffee liqueur and why they chose LHP to go next-level. Read Story
We were impressed with LHP director Janet Collins who featured in our meetings with Business Wales. Janet was very transparent and easy to talk to, she impressed us enough to take us to first meeting stage and the rest is history.Ben Hool, Co-Founder
Word gets around fast when a place like Aberystwyth’s award-winning SY23 Restaurant, Y Sgwâr and The Courtyard appear within the town’s historic clock tower buildings, dating back to the 1700s. We caught up with founder Mark on his 3-year journey to learn how LHP helped with ingredients of a successful restaurant including cloud accounting, EPOS tills, virtual payroll, and tax advice. Read Story
“Our relationship with LHP is fantastic, they sometimes feel like our fourth emergency service. They’ve helped us with a nightclub in Aberystwyth when LHP Tenby was under previous management. When LHP acquired Tenby 2 years ago we didn’t look back.“Mark Phillips, Founder
Outer Reef operates Pembrokeshire’s premier surf, stand-up-paddle boarding and kayaking Watersports Centres based in Saundersfoot Harbour, Tenby North Beach, Stackpole Quay and Freshwater West as well as a number of retail outlets. We caught up with founder Dean to learn about his venture and how LHP helped him to ride the wave with hassle free accounts. Read Story
“As my business grew, LHP helped make life easier with Xero Cloud accounts, tax returns, VAT, PAYE payroll and business advice. Staff there are amazing, super helpful, friendly and reliable. LHP has helped me free up time to focus on my business with hassle free accounting.”Dean Gough, Founder
Cariad y Môr
Cariad y Môr Charters provides wonderful boat trips and sea safaris from Saundersfoot Harbour in Pembrokeshire aboard The Celtic Explorer. We caught up with founder Ian to learn how LHP helped him set up and run finances in the cloud. Read Story
“I realise quite how precious, biodiverse, and fragile our coastline is and feel passionately about giving back to Pembrokeshire by introducing people to the wonders of the deep. LHP are very helpful. If I were to describe them I would say reliable, friendly and local.”Ian Davies, Founder
Old Oak Kitchens
Learn how LHP helped Bedwyn’s business free up time with Xero Cloud Accounting, payroll and advisory, allowing him to grow the business and thrive. Read Story
“I call director Janet Collins my life coach! I get personal support from her and the wider team. I doubt other accountants give so much. Most things are run by Janet as my trusted business advisor, she always goes the extra mile to help me.“Bedwyn Rees, Founder
Carmarthen Dental Care
Tim Lewis, founder of Carmarthen Dental Centre and West Wales Dental Implant Clinic explains his journey of business growth as a dental expert. Read Story
“Before Xero, we’d photos and receipts in filing cabinets but now we’re paperless in the cloud. LHP meets us regularly to discuss where the business is going as our trusted advisors.”Tim Lewis, Carmarthen Dental Care founder
Diod Cafe & Wine Bar
We caught up with Lisa Jones, co-founder of Diod, a coffee and wine shop with a relaxed Scandi-Welsh vibe. Lisa’s latest venture, a 10-staff hospitality business, required a whole new level of finance service provision and advice. Read Story
“I would say the biggest benefits of LHP are their range of specialisms under one roof.Lisa Jones, Diod Cafe and Wine Bar
We interviewed Sian, founder of professional services firm Pragmatic HR in Swansea, to find out how LHP helped them thrive and grow in business with tax, payroll and trusted business advice.
“Janet and the team always go the extra mile and respond quickly to queries with knowledgeable advice. We trust them wholeheartedly.“Sian Timbrell, Pragmatic HR
Katie Young, entrepreneur and founder of Beacon Compliance shares her journey from start-up to established business, explaining how LHP helped with her cloud accounting, tax, payroll and pension services to free up time to grow her business.
“With LHP, I can contact the team and always get same-day responses. Knowing that LHP has my back and I can relax, is worth its weight in gold.”Katie Young, Beacon Compliance
Jacks at the Longhouse
Nigel Land, founder of Jacks at the Longhouse, shares his story of how his new business came about and how LHP helped him with his new venture in the tourism industry by freeing up time and offering a breadth of services under one roof.
“The key benefits of LHP are confidence in knowing professional people have your back and their fast reliable guidance.”Nigel Land, Jacks at the Longhouse, Freshwater East
Plas Panteri Manor
Anna Raymond shares her story of Plas Pantderi, a beautifully restored luxury accommodation and events venue in Pembrokeshire and explains to us how cloud finances helped simplify their complex family business.
“LHP has been invaluable for our cloud accounting, TAX, VAT, loans and business advice. Knowledgeable, proactive and approachable.”Anna Raymond, Plas Pantderi Manor
We caught up with Reverend Kevin Simpson who handles the island’s finances to learn how they adapted to cloud finances to work smarter and enable remote working measures during the pandemic. Plus how LHP helped support management of their beautiful island as ‘a reassuring presence’.
“If I were to describe LHP in 3 words it would be a reassuring presence.’”Rev. Kevin Simpson, Finance Manager at Caldey Island
Pembrokeshire Gin Co.
Charlotte Clark, founder of Pembrokeshire Gin Co, shares her inspiring business journey with us, from founding the business to becoming an established award-winning brand. How it came about, challenges along the way and what enabled success. Read Client Story
“LHP has been nothing but hugely supportive; Amanda, Michelle and the wider team.”Charlotte Clark, founder of Pembrokeshire Gin Co.
We caught up with Angharad Edwards of Llaeth Preseli to find out more about her inspiring business idea and how LHP has helped them to thrive and adapt in business.
“It’s worth its weight in gold for us to have friendly switched-on accountants down the road at our local town in Haverfordwest who are always around to give professional and trustworthy advice.”Angharad Edwards, founder of Llaeth Preseli
Learn how client Kronva freed up time to grow Kronva Ltd, an IT company based in Wales specialising in database management and support (AWS Partner Network Consulting Partner).
“If I were to describe LHP in 3 words it would be ‘expert, reliable and trustworthy’.”Mike Evans, founder of Kronva
Y Sied and Pumpkin Patch Cookery
Meet Lisa Fearn of Pumpkin Patch and Y Sied to find out how LHP helped them to thrive, adapt and grow by freeing up time to spend on the business.
“It’s great knowing I’ve a fantastic and knowledgeable team looking after my figures.“Lisa Fearn, founder of Y Sied and Pumpkin Patch
Gwenyn Gruffydd Honey
We chatted with client Angharad Rees of Gwenyn Gruffydd to find out how LHP helped them to thrive, adapt and grow and to learn why they awarded LHP a massive 5 out of 5 for support and service.
“A massive 5 out of 5 for LHP – for your amazing support and incredible service!“Angharad Rees, co-founder of Gwenyn Gruffydd
Starfish and Shell Shop
When Tracy approached LHP they had been struggling with their Payroll and Pension provisions for some time. LHP helped them with outsourced Payroll, and set them up with Cloud Accounting with all the benefits of automation.
“Staff expertise at LHP is impressive. No question is too big or small and their explanations contain no confusing accounting jargon, just clear, concise advice.“Tracy Hey, Starfish Shops and Shell Shop Newquay
Design Marque, came to LHP in 2005 with challenges managing staff issues, Payroll and VAT. LHP took over the management of their Staff Payroll, VAT Returns and Tax Returns and acted as their trusted advisor in both the sale of a business and in starting a new concern which has been a great success.
“LHP has a range of specialists, which means that as your business grows and diversifies, you feel assured they have your best interests at heart.”Sarah Ray, Founder
NJJ Business solutions
NJJ is a valued client at LHP who came to us looking to utilise cloud-based accounting software in their growing firm. As they were looking for full automation, insight, and scalability in their finances, LHP helped with matching the best option cloud accounting software and a range of support services for them and their clients.
“LHP has been proactive with my business and my clients. Access to clients’ real-time data for us to analyse and make business decisions from helps me do my job and helps clients grow their businesses.”Nicola John, Founder
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