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Blackburn Branch

The Gatehouse, Imperial Mill Gorse Street, Blackburn, BB1 3EU

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Welcome to NFU Mutual's Blackburn branch where we are dedicated to providing you with the bespoke, personal service that you or your business needs.

Our team in Blackburn provides the full range of NFU Mutual products and services.

Our products include personal & business insurances, pensions, investments and protection policies as well as risk management services.

Our team

Nick Murphy

Nick Murphy

Agent
I have been an NFU Mutual Agent for 20 years and prefer to specialise in commercial and farm insurance having graduated from Nottingham University. I like to help my customers with their general insurance and assisting customers by ensuring that they receive any help they require in complying with health and safety training and planning. I generally meet with my customers at their premises so we can discuss your requirements and provide recommendations that are relevant to your needs. I am working towards my CII qualifications. Outside work I enjoy keeping fit and my three boys provide me with a challenge to try and keep up. expand text

Donna Sharples

Personal Assistant
I assist in the general day to day running of the office and organise Nick’s diary and workload. I am the main point of contact if Nick is out of the office and I will endeavour to assist with any queries you may have. I have several years of experience in an administrative role and am from a farming background which helps me assist Nick in his NFU work, so please do not hesitate to contact me if you are interested in joining. expand text
Amy McWhirter

Amy McWhirter

Insurance Adviser
I have been working in the Blackburn office since October 2014. I can help with all motor and personal insurance enquiries and I am working towards completing my farm licensing. Although NFU Mutual has a dedicated claims department, one of my roles here is to assist customers in setting up new claims and to give as much help and advice as possible with their ongoing claims. I can also assist you with any NFU membership enquiries. Outside of work I am an active member of Longridge Young Farmers and thoroughly enjoy being involved in all things YFC! expand text
Cheryl Lambert

Cheryl Lambert

Insurance Adviser
I have worked in the Blackburn office since 2003. I can provide new quotations for motor, household and lifestyle, travel, equine, and business insurance. I also assist clients with mid term changes to their policies. Although NFU Mutual has a dedicated claims department, one of my roles here is to assist customers in setting up new claims and to give as much help and advice as possible with their ongoing claims. I have recently gained a qualification for The Chartered Insurance Institute – Cert CII. expand text

Sean Towers

Insurance Adviser
I have been working at the Blackburn branch since September 2016 and I can deal with all your motor and personal insurance enquiries. During 2017, I will be looking to gain my commercial licences so that I can assist your business insurance needs as well. Prior to working for NFU Mutual, I spent six years in financial services, working in retail banking as a banking consultant. Outside of the office, I like to keep active by taking part in long distance running events. expand text

Maxine Wilkinson

Financial Adviser
I am an experienced financial adviser with 24 years' experience in the financial services industry. I am fully qualified having obtained a Diploma in Financial Planning. I can meet you establish your needs and aspirations for the future and offer face to face advice on personal financial planning. This could include personal and business protection products, pensions and savings. I can also advise on succession planning for farms and businesses and efficient Inheritance Tax planning. Please make an appointment through Jan, Nick or Steph. expand text

NFU Mutual Financial Advisers advise on NFU Mutual products and selected products from specialist providers. When you contact us we'll explain the advice services we offer and the charges.

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