NIGHT RIDER – SAFE CYCLING IN WINTER

Some of the braver cyclists will continue pedalling through the winter months and who can blame them? It’s a fun passion, it’s great exercise and it’s a cheap way to commute to and from work. There are risks to look out for when cycling in winter, thanks to the shorter days and gloomier weather, so […]


FIND YOUR ADVENTURE! – THE WINNERS

At The Insurance Emporium, we love magical adventures, whether we’re taking part or even just hearing about them! That’s why we were delighted with your responses to our Find Your Adventure! competition. We asked the public to send in pictures of themselves and tell us about their ideal adventures for the chance to win one […]


THE NATION’S FAVOURITE PIZZA

Pizza makes a fantastic meal! Whether you’re craving a takeaway after a big night out, you need some comfort food to help deal with exam stress, you fancy a treat after a long bike ride or you’re just making dinner, pizza is great! But which is the best topping? That’s what we asked in our […]


BE SMART, BE BRIGHT!

Sunday 29th October 2017 is a date that many people will be dreading even if they’re not fully aware of it. Autumn will be in full swing by that point. The trees will be bare, the leaves on the ground and it won’t be long until the whiff of fireworks is in the nostrils and […]


OUTRUN THE RAIN

Travelling abroad to enjoy your hobbies can be a particularly magical experience. At this time of year, it’s great to escape the cold and wet of Britain to go on an adventure elsewhere in the world. Whether you’re a fan of fishing, you’re great at golf, you have a keen eye for camera angles, you’re […]


ALL THE FUN OF THE FAYRE!

THE EMPORIUM VISITS READING UNI FRESHERS WEEK TO ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE PARTNERSHIP WITH THE UNIVERSITY It’s the start of the university year and many new students are embarking on a magical educational adventure. We know how important getting that degree is and, therefore, how handy it can be to have you and your things protected, like […]


GUS GOES NORTH! – MR BENN’S MANCHESTER ADVENTURE

Mr Benn and his friends had a great time visiting Waterloo station a couple of weeks ago. Along with The Shopkeeper, Gus the gorilla and some special helpers, he was fortunate to meet Londoners, hand out a whole host of free special gifts and offer the opportunity to win a once-in-a-lifetime gorilla safari holiday in […]


WHAT’S MY AGE AGAIN?

Throughout life, you will have a great number of magical adventures. You might spend six months travelling around the world, run the London marathon or become a chess grandmaster. You will also likely pick up some people to have adventures with on the way, such as a partner and kids, and you might want to […]


VIEW FROM THE GRANDSTAND!

OUR COMPETITION WINNER AT THE BRITISH GRAND PRIX It has been a sensational 2017 F1 World Championship so far, with Mercedes AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton currently leading but battling against Scuderia Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel to stay on top. This year, Hamilton has topped the podium in China, Spain, Canada and Britain, to name a […]


SYCAMORE POISONING IN HORSES

With the leaves turning red and the air feeling a little bit cooler, autumn is a magical time to go on a riding adventure with your horse. However, there are some aspects of this season you should be aware of, and one of these is the rise in the risk of sycamore poisoning in horses. […]