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Awards News: Two Shortlist Mentions for Shepherds Friendly

13 Oct, 2020 by Melissa Jones


The team here at Shepherds Friendly is still celebrating recent successes at the Insurance Post Claims and Fraud Awards and the UK Employee Experience Awards, and yet even more shortlist nominations have been announced! Even though there are already award wins for us to celebrate, we’re delighted to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for two […]

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Shepherds Friendly Bake Off Afternoon Tea

02 Oct, 2020

Virtual Fun: Shepherds Friendly Bake Off and Charity Afternoon Tea


The Shepherds Friendly team recently took part in a remote ‘Bake Off’ competition and came together online to share an afternoon tea, all in support of the annual Macmillan Coffee Morning. Since we started working remotely, we’ve been finding plenty of new ways to stay connected as a team. Online pub quizzes, games of bingo […]

Shepherds Friendly UK Employee Experience Awards 2020

10 Sep, 2020

Shepherds Friendly ‘over the moon’ with UK Employee Experience Awards result


The team at Shepherds Friendly has yet another reason to celebrate following today’s virtual ceremony for the UK Employee Experience Awards 2020. We are thrilled to have been recognised in the Best Company to Work For (SME) category in which we received a silver award. The UK Employee Experience Awards aim to recognise and reward […]

ILP Moneyfacts Awards 2020 Shepherds Friendly

08 Sep, 2020

Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards: More accolades for Shepherds Friendly


We are thrilled to announce that Shepherds Friendly is celebrating a double success at the Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards 2020. Today saw the announcement of all the winners of the Investment Life & Pensions Moneyfacts Awards 2020. Moneyfacts is a highly respected comparison and research firm which aims to help consumers make informed […]

We talked to our Member Services Team Leader, Val Brookes, about her 28 years with Shepherds Friendly

04 Aug, 2020

Meet the Team: Val Brookes, Member Services


As a mutual society founded over 190 years ago, making sure the needs of our members are met is our top priority. We sat down with our Senior Member Services Team Representative, Val Brookes, to talk about how her role has developed during her 30 years with Shepherds Friendly!

Cover customer care winners

15 Jul, 2020

COVER Customer Care Awards 2020: Celebrations for Shepherds Friendly


The Shepherds Friendly team is celebrating; we’ve won an award from the respected COVER Customer Care Awards 2020! We’re thrilled to announce that we were revealed as the winners of the Customer Service Above and Beyond category at the virtual ceremony.

These industry-wide awards aim to “celebrate the best examples of excellent customer service shown by providers operating within life, protection and health insurance”. We were in good company; other winners included the likes of Royal London, AIG Life UK and Zurich.

claims and fraud awards 2020 shepherds friendly

01 Oct, 2020

The Insurance Post Claims and Fraud Awards 2020: How Did We Do?


Despite working remotely and the social restrictions we face due to COVID-19, Shepherds Friendly has still managed to see some real successes at industry awards events this year. We’re adding yet another accolade to the list, in the form of an Insurance Post Claims and Fraud Award. Awards events have looked very different over the […]

Shepherds Friendly return to the office

10 Sep, 2020

Shepherds Friendly planning a COVID-19 aware return to Head Office


Shepherds Friendly staff have been working remotely since March. However, as the Government has started encouraging people to return to the workplace, we have been hard at work planning a safe return to our Cheadle head office. Our team has adapted brilliantly to working from home over the past few months and the transition took […]

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Member Update

05 Aug, 2020 by Lyba Nasir


We understand that, as the situation continues to change, our members might have more questions than usual. Our team is here to help resolve any queries you may have about your plan.

Find out some of the changes we’ve made and what we have been doing to ensure we’re there to help and support our members.

Cover excellence awards shepherds friendly

24 Jul, 2020

COVER Excellence Awards 2020: Multiple shortlist mentions for Shepherds Friendly


Even though we’re still celebrating our win at the COVER Customer Care Awards 2020, we have more brilliant news to share with you. We’ve been shortlisted in four categories for the COVER Excellence Awards 2020, including an individual nomination for a member of our Business Development Team. The COVER Excellence Awards focus on businesses that […]

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