There are a lot of misconceptions surrounding angling. Some say it’s boring, others that it’s just for old men and many more can’t fathom why anyone would want to sit alone in silence on a riverbank for hours. For a start, whatever the view on fishing, there is no doubting how popular it is. According […]


Smell the freshly cut grass and feel the reassuring weight of the new carbon fibre driver in your hand, as the sunlight winks through the trees on the first tee. That’s right, you’ve guessed it, golf season is here and it’s time to once again embark on one of the most frustrating, yet rewarding, adventures […]


Horses are fascinating creatures. Not only are they elegant, but they’re used for a whole range of activities and have been for centuries. Perhaps they may not be as crucial to us humans as they once were before the days of car travel, but they’re certainly no less majestic! Many horses stay healthy and active […]


What is the greatest adventure in your life? Show us and you could win 1 of 10 FREE Amazon vouchers worth £25! At The Insurance Emporium, we have been privileged to witness some of Mr Benn’s most exciting adventures. From blasting off with three astronauts into space to playing volcano golf with his friend Eddie, […]

Driving Ambition! Golf Drivers to Consider

Rejoice! It’s that time of year again. Spring is in full swing and the sun is making more than just fleeting appearances. As the glorious (or not so glorious!) summer gets ever closer, there’s a good chance you’ll be making any excuse to get back on to the golf course. A winter break might mean […]

Hot Weather Horse Hazards

Summer traditionally begins on the 21st June, the summer solstice. The day when the earth’s axis is most inclined towards the sun, and therefore the day when we see the most hours of daylight. However, as we all know, in the British Isles, weather isn’t always that straightforward. Already this year, we have seen an […]


On the 6th April 2016 it became a legal requirement for dog owners in the UK to make sure their animal is microchipped. As a nation of pet lovers, a great deal of those animals had already been chipped, either by a breeder or the owners themselves, but there were still a great deal lacking […]

Downing Street’s Feline Catalogue

Cats can make pretty much everything at least a little better. They can suddenly transform the most nondescript card-clawed box into apparatus of great intrigue and wonder. Moggies are even used as public purr-ception tools by politicians! No.10 Downing Street and the Treasury have been home to a host of cats since the 16th century. […]


Few pastimes are quite as enchanting as horse riding. Whether you’re just going for a hack in the summer sun, competing in a dressage event or even racing, the possibilities are almost endless! On top of that, the whole time you’re engaged in an activity, you’ll be continuing to build a bond between you and […]

When is the Best Time of Year to Get Married?

Your wedding day should be the single greatest day of your life. You and your significant other finally exchange those rings and vow to tackle life’s challenges together, with family and friends in attendance to celebrate your love. But there’s so much to plan and consider before you get that far! Weddings are the culmination […]