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18 12, 2017

Lack of Diversity in the UK Engineering Sector Fueling Skills Shortage

By |2017-12-18T12:54:49+00:00December 18th, 2017|2017, Engineering, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A lack of diversity in the engineering and technical workforce is contributing to a recruitment shortage and skill gaps, as suggested by a survey published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). Nearly two thirds (61%) of engineering employers consider recruiting staff with the right skills as a barrier to achieving business objectives over [...]

13 12, 2017

MTC to lead £14m additive manufacturing aerospace project

By |2017-12-13T14:04:00+00:00December 13th, 2017|2017, Aerospace, Engineering, Manufacturing|0 Comments

As part of the government’s strategy to provide high skill jobs and drive higher R&D within companies, Business Secretary Greg Clark announced £53.7 million of funding for 7 aerospace R&D projects. This funding is to address issues with business spending into R&D in the UK, as well as provide more training for highly skilled jobs. [...]

6 12, 2017

Why Buy Gadget Insurance?

By |2017-12-06T13:54:50+00:00December 6th, 2017|2017, Gadget Insurance|0 Comments

Call 01246 575625 now for instant cover.   Whether you are a lover of the latest technology or not, you are most likely one of the 4/5 UK adults who own a smartphone – chances are you’re reading this on your smartphone now. Even more likely, you are one of the millions around the UK [...]

5 12, 2017

What the government’s industrial strategy will mean for UK manufacturing

By |2017-12-05T11:21:46+00:00December 5th, 2017|2017, Engineering, Manufacturing|0 Comments

The government recently launched its industrial strategy whitepaper (link here), outlining its long term plan for the economy. The plan outlines how the government aims to create better, higher paying jobs through investment in infrastructure and technology and greater autonomy for local powers to utilise their strengths. The plan looks at 5 main areas for [...]

21 11, 2017

The Dangers of Using the Same Old Password

By |2017-11-21T10:40:00+00:00November 21st, 2017|2017, cyber crime, GDPR, insurance, safety|0 Comments

Let’s face it – most of us need to improve our online security.  A weak password can mean criminals have access to your most personal information - particularly if you use the same password for multiple platforms. The number of breaches in companies is reportedly up about 27.4% each year. The top ten most [...]

13 11, 2017

How To Get The Best Price When Selling Your Car

By |2017-11-13T14:38:28+00:00November 13th, 2017|2017, buckingham, car, insurance, MOT, seasonal, Selling|0 Comments

There are so many selling platforms these days that selling your car should be easier than ever. Companies such as  WeBuyAnyCar or even part-exchanging can simplify the process and save you a lot of time.  However these methods won’t offer the best price – for this you’ll have to sell the car yourself. The first [...]

6 11, 2017

8 Tips for Driving on Country Roads

By |2017-11-13T14:40:05+00:00November 6th, 2017|2017, flooding, insurance, safety, weather|0 Comments

Here in Derbyshire our proximity to the Peak District means we are never far from nature. Beautiful countryside is always on our doorstep, so make sure you arrive there safely! Here are our top tips for getting the most out of your countryside drive.  The Facts 59% of all fatalities occur on country roads The [...]

25 10, 2017

Tally Ho Fundraising for Western Park Cancer Charity

By |2017-11-13T14:49:41+00:00October 25th, 2017|2017, charity, classic cars, insurance, vintage|0 Comments

On the 14th of May, Buckingham Insurance were the proud hosts of the Tally Ho Car Run in support of Western Park Cancer Charity. The event involved over 60 vintage and collectible vehicles with the mindset to raise as much money possible for an incredibly worthwhile cause. The Western Park Cancer Charity is dedicated to [...]

23 10, 2017

Why Insurance Is More Important Than Ever

By |2017-11-13T15:10:29+00:00October 23rd, 2017|2017, GDPR, Global markets, Insurtech|0 Comments

While insurance has always been a buffer zone for individuals and businesses to help rebuild their livelihoods, it seems its importance has been outlined during the last 100 or so days. Every week seems to have been punctuated by some sort of natural disaster, much of the damage being paid for by insurance companies. Take [...]

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