HOW DID IT ALL BEGIN FOR MR BENN?

Episode 1 – Red Knight Since The Insurance Emporium first opened its doors in 2017, there’s been a lot going on. Not only is it a unique way to protect the things in life you love but it’s the new home of childhood favourite Mr Benn. The Insurance Emporium has allowed Mr Benn, and his […]


Address the Stress: Coping With Exam Pressure

Going to university can be one of the greatest adventures in your life. You discover who you are in a completely new environment and learn to live independently. Even if that means eating pizza every night! But it’s important not to lose sight of the point of university. You’re there to be educated and those […]


Top Pets! Staffie vs Jack Russell

Solid favourites amongst UK dog owners, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier and Jack Russell are they latest canines to feature in our Top Pets! series. Staffordshire Bull Terrier The Staffie has moved on from less illustrious beginnings to become a fun and friendly pedigree dog! Jack Russell Holy origins gave the Jack Russell its name and […]


Caravan awnings: Stay traditional or take to the air?

Erecting a caravan awning can be a real ordeal. There’s a reason that it’s often known as “divorce in a bag”! A two-person job, it requires composure, persistence and a whole lot of patience. Intricately threading the piping can be especially expletive-inducing, but fear not! Help is at hand. Inflatable air awnings can take some […]


MEET EDDIE, MR BENN’S BEST FRIEND!

Mr Benn has been on some incredible adventures over the years; joining a circus, playing hide-and-seek with cowboys and inspiring a pirate mutiny! These were enjoyable enough but now, when he steps inside the Emporium, he gets to share these experiences with his good mate Eddie. But who is Eddie? Find out more on this […]


Slime Wave: Dog Owners Beware Super-Sized Slugs

The summer is almost here, so hopefully your garden is going to get a little more use! No doubt your dogs will feel even more encouraged to frolic in the sun if you’re outside too, but even in the most modest of gardens there are pet dangers that you’ll want to be aware of, particularly […]


Top Pets! Rottweiler vs Cocker Spaniel

They’re drastically different breeds of dog, so which is the right one for you? Find out in our latest Top Pets! cards… Rottweiler German in origin but universal in appeal, the Rottweiler has been a dependable dog for many years. Find out more about this unique animal below! Cocker Spaniel This energetic breed of gun […]


Top Pets! Siamese vs British Shorthair

Which pussycat will be your prime pick between the Siamese and the British Shorthair. Take a look at the stats and make your decision in the latest Top Pets! Siamese One of the most memorable breeds around, the Siamese has long been a favourite of cat fanciers across the globe! British Shorthair One of the […]


Top Pets! Labrador Retriever vs Boxer

Which one will have you asking “how much is that doggy in the window?” Labrador Retriever or Boxer? Keep reading and you might find out! Labrador Retriever Loveable Labs have been firm favourites for many years. Discover why with our easy-to-understand Top Pets! card… Boxer High energy and full of love, the Boxer has been […]


Top Pets! Maine Coon vs Devon Rex

The latest Top Pets! match up sees the fabulously fluffy Maine Coon take on the not quite so hirsute Devon Rex… Maine Coon The Maine Coon’s origins are shrouded in mystery but we do know plenty more about this fantastic pedigree cat! Devon Rex One of the newer breeds on the Top Pets! list, the […]