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Leah Gleadhill - Trainee Church Insurance Broker

Well done Leah!

On Saturday last weekend Leah, one of our Church Account Handlers spent a few hours at the hair dressers. This wasn't any standard hair cut, we are very proud to say that she had 6 inches cut off her hair, and it will all going...

Flood checklist

Floods can occur anywhere, making them one of the most common natural disasters with the potential to cause significant damage to buildings, contents, and yard storage. In addition, the time required for clean up and recovery can result in a substantial interruption to business operations even...

3 of the most misunderstood insurance types for businesses

Starting a business is exhilarating. Insurance isn’t. Dependent on the type and size of your business, you’ll likely need some level of insurance to legally satisfy your business duties. Finding out what is and isn’t applicable to you, is stressful, time-consuming and can make you...

The opening of Penny’s café

On Thursday 25th July we were delighted to attend Penny's' café, as it opened its doors to showcase the transformation from restaurant to youth café. Penny's is situated in the shopping precinct in Knowle Village Centre in the West Midlands. From September when it officially opens,...

Checking on the elderly!

With the forecast of temperatures predicted to be higher than 30°C over the next few days, please remember the importance of checking on the elderly. While many people enjoy soaking up the sun, we still need to make sure that we are drinking plenty of water...

Managing the risk of heat stress

Whether high temperatures are the norm in your working environment or circumstances have made it temporarily uncomfortable, it’s essential for you or your employees to be able to work safely in these conditions. Air temperature, humidity, clothing and levels of exertion can all contribute to heat...

Charity Joust 21st June 2019

You may have seen a few weeks ago on our social media, we told you about a charity joust that had been organised by our own church team member Sam Sedgwick and her husband, Steve. This was done to raise funds for two schools –...

All the best on your retirement Hazel!

On Friday 28th June Hazel, one of our Church Brokers retired from Edwards following her being part of the team for 8 years, after starting in 2011. On her last day in the office, Hazel had a lovely time with the whole team and was welcomed...

Prevent RSI

Repetitive strain injury (RSI) can be caused by a variety of tasks at work, such as forceful or repetitive activity, or by poor posture. The condition mostly affects parts of the upper body, such as the forearm, elbow, wrist, hands, shoulders and neck. RSI is usually associated...

Big Day Out- URC National Synod of Wales

Last week Sandy was delighted to host a stand at the Big Day Out for The United Reformed Church National Synod of Wales. This event was held at the Royal Welsh Agricultural Showground Builth Wells. Many of the guests including existing clients and prospects were welcomed...