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Starting the mental health conversation virtually

Submitted by Dean on 12 October, 2020 - 10:06 with 0 comment

Talking about mental health isn’t always easy. And when these conversations need to happen remotely, this can get even more tricky to navigate. As the coronvirus pandemic rages on and we’re continuing to face isolation and uncertainty, more than half of adults and over two

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Mental health and insurance – what to look out for

Submitted by Dean on 12 October, 2020 - 10:04 with 0 comment

In the UK, 1 in 4 of us will suffer from a mental health condition at some time in our life. As society continues to recognise the struggles of dealing with short-term or long-term depression, we ask – is the insurance industry on board?

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What you need to know about the Job Support Scheme

Submitted by Dean on 5 October, 2020 - 13:13 with 0 comment

On the 20th March this year, the Government announced a series of measures that they were putting in place to help businesses through the nationwide lockdown; this included the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.

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Preparing your business against the second wave

Submitted by Dean on 28 September, 2020 - 10:53 with 0 comment

While speculation continues and the Government determines how to best tackle rising coronavirus figures in the UK, here’s what you can do to protect your business.

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High court rules in favour of policyholders in FCA case

Submitted by Dean on 21 September, 2020 - 12:42 with 0 comment

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought on major disruption for business owners in the UK, through widespread closures and a flurry of new safety practices and regulations upon reopening.

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Test and Trace is now law – here’s what you need to know

Submitted by Dean on 14 September, 2020 - 12:22 with 0 comment

In June, the Government launched their contact tracing scheme which, equipped with 25,000 NHS contact tracers, aimed to track 10,000 new cases of COVID-19 a day.

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Was the Eat Out to Help Out scheme a success?

Submitted by Dean on 14 September, 2020 - 12:15 with 0 comment

Sometimes discounts can seem too good to be true. However, that doesn’t seem to be the case with the Eat Out to Help Out scheme.

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Here’s what the eviction ban extension means for tenants and landlords

Submitted by Dean on 1 September, 2020 - 14:00 with 0 comment

Many landlords will have been relieved to hear that after a 5-month ban, they would finally be able to start court proceedings for evictions from the 23rd August.

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How local lockdowns could affect you

Submitted by Dean on 17 August, 2020 - 13:10 with 0 comment

Despite the Government having eased the nationwide lockdown, we’re seeing an increasing number of localised lockdowns being enforced up and down the UK.

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Is Eat Out to Help Out proving a success?

Submitted by Dean on 17 August, 2020 - 13:05 with 0 comment

When Chancellor Rishi Sunak initiated the Eat Out to Help Out scheme, its purpose was to encourage people to support the hospitality sector after the challenging lockdown period.

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About Us

Watkin Davies Insurance Consultants are one of Wales’ largest Independent Insurance Brokers, established in 1978 by Roger Watkins. Since this time we have become one of the leading Commercial and Personal Insurance Brokers in the region and the trusted insurance advisor to hundreds of Welsh and UK businesses and individuals.

Head Office

15 & 19 Penlline Road
Cardiff, CF14 2AA
029 2062 6226
Opening Hours
Mon-Fri: 9am to 5.30pm
Sat: 9.30am to 1pm
Sun: Closed

Official Insurance Partner

Official Insurance Partner of the FAW Trust

Official Insurance Partner of the WSA

Membership & Accreditation

Chwarae Teg FairPlay Employer Award

Member of British Insurance Brokers Association