Phone lines closed

Call today: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Thursday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Friday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Sunday: Closed

Monday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Tuesday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm


Tey Brook Centre, Brook Road, Gt Tey, Colchester, CO6 1JE

Visit today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

Monday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Welcome to NFU Mutual Colchester agency, where we pride ourselves on offering our customers a personal and friendly service for their insurance, pension and investment requirements.

At the Colchester office, we take time to get to know our customers in order to understand their individual needs. Insurance cover can be tailored to suit the specific requirements of both our individual and business customers.

Although best known as a rural insurer, NFU Mutual can offer a range of products and services extending to investments, pensions, life assurance and risk management.

Our team is experienced and knowledgeable, and aims to provide quality NFU Mutual products at a fair price, and with a first class customer service.

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NFU Mutual

Our team

Tom Berryman

Partner & Group Secretary

Tom’s main duties include account handling for commercial and farming, new business generation and fleet insurance as well as legal compliance within the branch. He is also a group secretary for the local National Farmers’ Union.

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Lewis Spooner


Lewis joined the agency in 2012, became an Agent in February 2017 and has now became a Partner. He deals with commercial, fleet and NFU Mutual Bespoke home insurance, and is available to meet with you at your premises in order to get a full understanding of your requirements.

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James Morris

High Net Worth Account Executive

James joined the branch in 2009, initially dealing with all motor and personal lines enquiries. He now specialises in high value homes in the surrounding areas. James is more than happy to visit you to discuss your insurance requirements in greater detail.

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John Kelly

Commercial Account Executive

John joined the agency in 2011, and deals with new business enquiries for commercial and fleet insurance. He is happy to meet with you to discuss your requirements.

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Philip Breary

Rural Insurance Consultant

Philip has a wealth of knowledge and experience, having joined the agency in 1986. In addition to managing the office, he also specialises in agricultural insurance.

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Claire Maclean

Farming Account Executive

Claire joined the agency in January 2017, having gained two years’ insurance experience in the bloodstock industry. Claire has a good knowledge of farming, and provides administrative support for Philip Breary & Tom Berryman.

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Mary Reeves

Claims Handler

Mary joined the branch in 2006, and deals with new and existing claims, aiming to ensure that they are dealt with smoothly and efficiently.

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Suzanne Crowdell

Compliance & Insurance Adviser

Suzanne is responsible for the supervision of our front office; she also deals with renewals and agency compliance.

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Chloe Cumming

Insurance Sales Adviser & Claims Handler

Chloe joined the agency in 2014, and is licensed in all motor and personal products. In addition, she is also able to support Mary Reeves with claims enquiries.

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Victoria Littlewood

Insurance Sales Adviser

Victoria joined the agency in 2010, and is licensed in all motor and personal products, with a particular interest in equine insurance.

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Amie Youngs

Insurance Sales Adviser

Amie joined our front office team in June 2015, and is licensed in all motor & personal products.

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Jacky Wilson

Accounts & Renewals

Jacky joined the office in 2001, and is responsible for dealing with accounts and renewals within the agency.

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Lauren Neal

Business Support Executive

Lauren joined our agency in June 2015, and provides administrative support for Tom Berryman, John Kelly and Lewis Spooner.

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Laura Poulton

Secretary & Administration Assistant

Laura joined the agency in 2000, and provides essential administrative support for the office.

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Janette Roberts

Administration Assistant & Credit Control

Janette joined the branch in 2003, and provides administrative support, with particular responsibility for credit control.

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David Cutting

Financial Services Coordinator

NFU Mutual's Financial Adviser, Gareth Evans, is supported by David Cutting, who joined the agency after 30 years in the banking industry. His duties include arranging appointments for Gareth.

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Gareth Evans

Financial Adviser

Gareth is an experienced and fully qualified NFU Mutual Financial Adviser, who can be contacted via the Colchester office. He is available to carry out a full financial review of life assurance, pensions and investments.

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