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County Group crowns 2018 with more than £5,000 raised for charities

County Group crowns 2018 with more than £5,000 raised for charities

South Cheshire employer The County Group ended 2018 on a high after raising more than £5,000 for charitable causes.

Fundraising took place throughout the year to support charities including the Donna Louise children’s hospice and bereavement charity Winston’s Wish.

January 31, 2019
County Group staff spread Christmas cheer in aid of Donna Louise Hospice

County Group staff spread Christmas cheer in aid of Donna Louise Hospice

Staff at The County Group in South Cheshire have joined forces to spread Christmas cheer with a series of activities to support charitable causes.

Team members at the Crewe Business Park headquarters raised more than £230 for the Donna Louise children’s hospice after staging a Christmas jumper day.

December 20, 2018
Cheshire East Council faced 360 pothole claims in just three months

Cheshire East Council faced 360 pothole claims in just three months

By Stephen Topping, local democracy reporter
An additional £1 million will be spent patching up potholes after Cheshire East Council faced more than 360 new insurance claims between April and June.

A report issued at Thursday’s full council meeting said that following a harsh winter, there were 368 new insurance claims against the council in the first quarter of 2018-19.

October 20, 2018
South Cheshire firm The County Group unveils further expansion plans

South Cheshire firm The County Group unveils further expansion plans

Major South Cheshire employer The County Group has announced further expansion to become one of the country’s largest insurance brokers.

The company, with its headquarters in Crewe, has acquired Wigan-based Guardian Insurance Brokers as part of a plan to double its size over the next five years.

August 10, 2018
South Cheshire-based County Group buys Inspire Risk Management

South Cheshire-based County Group buys Inspire Risk Management

South Cheshire-based The County Group has acquired Inspire Risk Management Limited.

Inspire Risk Management, founded in 2008, specialises in providing insurance solutions for 2,000 corporate, commercial and private clients.

November 6, 2017
South Cheshire’s County Group scoops Insurance Broker of the Year award

South Cheshire’s County Group scoops Insurance Broker of the Year award

Bosses at The County Group based in South Cheshire are celebrating after winning Insurance Broker of the Year 2017.

The firm, based in Crewe and Nantwich, collected the accolade at The British Insurance Awards at the Royal Albert Hall in London.

July 9, 2017
South Cheshire County Group expands with new head office

South Cheshire County Group expands with new head office

Expanding South Cheshire insurance firm The County Group has opened a new head office.

And the new headquarters in Crewe will also result in the creation of 30 new jobs for the company.

July 24, 2016
Police call high drink and drug drive offender figures for Crewe and Nantwich “disappointing”

Police call high drink and drug drive offender figures for Crewe and Nantwich “disappointing”

An insurance comparison website lists Crewe and Nantwich area as having the highest number of drink and drug drive offenders in the UK.

The data refers to the number of people in the CW postcode area who have visited the company’s website for a comparison quote in the past 12 months.

November 20, 2015
Seized vehicle on display outside Nantwich police station

Seized vehicle on display outside Nantwich police station

A vehicle seized by police is now on display outside Nantwich police station on Beam Street.

It’s one of a number of cars seized by officers from drivers with no insurance as part of a latest crackdown.

December 19, 2014