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As Insurance Brokers since 1972 Pat Britton & Co. Ltd have a long established track record with no ties to any one Institution or Insurance Company. Which guarantees our customers that we will endeavour find the best possible quotation available for their Insurance requirements.

5 ways to make house buying run smoothly

If you are a first-time buyer, or if it has been a long time since you last bought a house, it’s easy to overlook the basics. But making sure you have all the fundamentals in place will make the process much easier - here are a few things to bear in mind.

Insider tips to get cheaper car insurance quotes

Everyone likes to get good value for money, but a few simple mistakes or missed tricks could mean you are paying more than you need to for car insurance. Here are five simple things to check to make sure you are getting the best deal.

The low down on van insurance

Choosing the right insurance cover for your van is extremely important. Unlike cars, vans can be used for a myriad of purposes and this impacts on the cost of insurance. Having the right cover for your specific requirements gives you the freedom to concentrate on other important things - such as taking care of your business!

Could your house be underinsured?

With the cost of labour and materials rising, it’s worth checking that your insurance policy is still sufficient to cover the cost of rebuilding your home should the worst happen.

Tips for buying a used car

Doing a little research before you buy a second-hand car is not only important for your financial security, it’s also a matter of safety. Unknowingly buying a car that has hidden flaws - such as being written off - could have tragic consequences in the event of an accident. Check out these tips to ensure you are buying a diamond and not a dud.

Guide to planning permission: 9 questions answered

Adding space to your home can save the upheaval of moving, but you will need to abide by all the relevant planning rules. Some renovation projects don’t require planning permission, but if you do need it, the process can seem complicated. Here are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions.

10 ways to protect your home

Installing the right home security means you can relax while you are in your house and if you are away, you will know your property is safe guarded against fire, vandalism, and theft. Here is what you need to know.