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Co-op donating £10 to British Red Cross for every new home or motor insurance policy bought


The Co-op insurance has launched a new initiative that will see £10 from every new home or car insurance policy* taken out by new customers, go to support the British...

Co-op serves notice to end travel joint venture with Thomas Cook


The Co-op has served notice to exit the joint venture that was set up with Thomas Cook Group in 2011

Danger Day: 5th December is the riskiest day of the year to drive


‘Dis-Astra’ - Vauxhall Astra drivers  have more collisions on this day than any other type of cars Men have made more claims than women on this day Average age of...

Co-op Insurance reveals the top home buying influencers


With the home buying season just around the corner, new research from Co-op Insurance reveals the fixation on ‘location, location, location’ no longer holds true, wit...

Black Friday motor incidents increased by almost 10% last year


Co-op Insurance is urging motorists to be alert this Black Friday after claims data has revealed that motor incidents increased by nearly a tenth (8.5%) on the big da...

Research finds recycleable packaging ends up in landfill


Two thirds of all plastic packaging used for consumer products in the UK is being sent to landfill or incineration with only one third being recycled, according to fi...

Co-op Funeralcare to keep 30,000 kids safe in the dark


“Be Safe, Be Seen” is the message being promoted by Co-op Funeralcare now that the clocks have gone back and Road Safety Week has begun.

Small business to bag big boost from Co-op


A new small business charter launched today (17 November 2016) by the Co-op vows to double its number of local suppliers. Backing British is a cornerstone of the Co-...