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Enquiries - quotes received

Insurer Contact details Investigated by Result/Status
Tennyson http://www.tennysoninsurance.co.uk/ Mark quote received, looks ok
Keegan and Pennykid http://www.keegan-pennykid.com/ Mark quote received, looks ok
Endsleigh http://www.endsleigh-business.co.uk/Tailored/Pages/community-groups.aspx Mark quote received but the cover looks unsuitable
Export and General http://www.exportandgeneral.co.uk/ Mark Quote received 13/8/15
Unity http://www.unityinsuranceservices.co.uk/community_voluntary_insurance.html 0345 040 7702 (Part of Scout Association) Mike quote received, looks ok

Enquiries - ongoing

Insurer Contact details Investigated by Result/Status
A-Plan http://www.aplan.co.uk/ A-Plan Commercial Office, Luton Tel 01582 733757 Mike Ongoing as of 24-Jul-15, Called again 29-Jul-2015 Still havent called back
Hencilla Canworth http://www.hencilla.co.uk/ Rich Further queries answered. Quote received 17-Aug-15, no public liability included. PL requested.
Packetts http://packetts.com/ Andy Ongoing as of 24-Jul-15
KL Insurance http://www.kl-insurance.co.uk/ Mark Email sent 28-Jul-2015
Hiscox
Doodson Integro 0161 419 3000 ?
Morton Michel https://www.mortonmichel.com/ https://www.mortonmichel.com/Groups/ 020 8603 0945 Website says "Childcare Insurance Specialists" Not sure if they are what we need.... A bit later their Groups section may be relevant. Online Quote Request form completed Quotation Reference: 5208379
Ecclesiastical http://www.ecclesiastical.com/fororganisations/insurance/charityinsurance/community-insurance/index.aspx
Have to go through Brokers :

Berkeley Insurance Group UK Limited
A W House
6-8 Stuart Street
Luton
LU1 2SJ
Tel: 0845 241 3420 / 0116 261 4747
http://www.berkeleyinsurancegroup.co.uk/

Mike Called 29-Jul-2015. Spoke to Pamela of Berkley. Suggested Ecclesiastical would be too expensive, min £500 premium. Suggested Ansvar would be a better fit to our needs. WIll pass web links on to colleagues (Barbara Preston / John Brooks) to approach Ansvar. Will contact me in due course.
Naturesave http://www.naturesave.co.uk/charity-insurance/ Richard

Enquiries - unsuccessful

Insurer Contact details Investigated by Result/Status
Walker Midgeley http://www.walkermidgley.co.uk/Speciality.asp Mark They declined to quote: '..not had any success in placing cover...'
Quote Desk http://www.quotedesk.co.uk/ Mark Email sent 28-Jul-2015. no response and their number's not in service
Craft Insurance (Ian W Wallace) http://craftinsurance.co.uk/ Richard Online form submitted 29-Jul-15. Application referred. Insurance underwritten by Hiscox, probably. Update 30-Jul-15 Email received stating their policies are not suitable for our needs. Suggested Naturesave.

Further info

For consistency, we're recording the information we give to insurance companies here: Insurance questions & answers

Archived info from Laser Proposal page

The insurance implications still need looking into, both for public liability and theft. Status of insurance enquiries can be found here: Insurance