12 October 2014

Daniel and Jenna's Wedding

Daniel Hudson and Jenna Booth had been planning their wedding day since 2008 and their hearts were set on tying the knot in the stunning setting of Caverswall Castle in Staffordshire on Friday 25th March.
30 December 2014

New Years Eve celebrations

For some, New Year's Eve is the biggest night of the year, all days that come before lead up to this momentous night.
02 December 2014

Christmas in January

‘There just aren’t enough days in the month of December!’
27 November 2014

Becoming an affiliate

As one of the UK's leading event insurers we see firsthand on a day to day basis the devastating effect a potential mishap can have on any event, not to mention the possibility of the entire cancellation.
28 October 2014

Case Study - Pentillie Castle

It’s your special day, the day you’ve been planning for months. You’re all dressed, make up done, bridesmaids shedding tears over how beautiful you look, you’re ready to walk down the aisle and say ‘I do’ in your dream venue.
28 October 2014

Remember, Remember the 5th November

As we all know, fireworks night is a tradition which dates back to the start of the 1600’s when Guy Fawkes, a member of the Gunpowder Plot, was arrested while guarding explosives planted underneath the House of Lords.
10 October 2014

2015 Shows

‘We’ve got loads of time before our event; we don’t need to sort out our insurance policy yet’. Time has a tendency of creeping up on you when you’re not looking.
26 September 2014

Tailored Solutions

'But my event doesn’t fall within your guidelines; does that mean I need to shop elsewhere for my policy?
18 September 2014

Indian Summer

'I thought summer was all over?' Think again. It’s the middle of September but according to the met office, temperatures are continuing to climb.
01 September 2014

Performers Insurance

‘But all I’m doing is singing at a wedding, why do I need insurance?’
22 August 2014

Sand and Sky Events in August

The last weekend in August sees the Air Festival come to Bournemouth for the 7th consecutive year.
14 July 2014

Do I need insurance for a party?

A question that regularly arises from callers is "Do I need insurance for a party?" and while the answer is probably 'Yes' there are a raft of options that you may want to include depending on the size, location and type of party.
14 June 2014

World Cup - Party Time

So, it's finally here! The flags are flying above houses and whipping in the wind on car wing mirrors. The much heralded Brazilian World Cup has begun and as ever the English need little excuse to party!
29 April 2014

Weather to Insure

With the UK having faced its worst winter for 250 years, how many venues are going to be fit for purpose? Organisers are now looking towards difficult decisions. What cover do I need and what cover is available. Tread carefully...
18 March 2014

Wedding Insurance... Why?

Disposable income or borrowed finances, who can honestly afford to gamble with the cost of an average wedding?
12 February 2014

How to Organise an Event - Part 4: On the Day

Be sure to arrive early to the venue with your team members and volunteers who should all be wearing distinct clothing, a badge, or something noticeable so that participants can find help if needed. Check the basics like power, water, electronic equipment, etc is in working order.
05 February 2014

A Valentines Day Party?

There seem to be two views on Valentines’ Day. Some people find it all a bit commercial and forced, with constant high street store and TV reminders - a feeling we can probably all relate to on occasions (did you know that in 2010, Hallmark sold 5 billion Valentine cards?). Then there are those that embrace it all, go for everything on offer, and really treat that special person.

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