UK General launches WeddingPlan with cost of weddings survey


A survey conducted by wedding insurance specialist WeddingPlan has found that the average cost of a UK wedding has increased by nearly 15% to £24,000, compared to £21,000 in 2010i.  That’s only £3,600 below the UK’s average annual salary of £27,600. Weddings are part of a £10b...

Brightside and National extend windscreen contract

Brightside Group has signed a new three-year contract with National Windscreens. The contract will see National become the preferred supplier for all glass claims across the whole of Brightside’s motor book.

Mark Cliff, Brightside executive chairman, explained that National will manage th...

Tim Holliday joins Trak Global

Tim Holliday, the former Zurich UK personal lines MD and chief underwriting officer, has joined telematics technology company Trak Global as a non-executive director.  

Holliday will work with Trak Global CEO Nick Corrie to develop Trak Global’s insurer proposition as the Crewe-based...

CMA investigation into car hire - Press release from the CMA

Drivers to benefit as CMA takes action on car hire websites

The CMA has told car hire websites it expects them to make changes so motorists are shown the true cost of hiring a car before they rent. 

The initiative from the Competition and Markets Authori...