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

Tuesday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Wednesday: 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

Sheffield

Churchills, Thorncliffe Park, Chapeltown, Sheffield, S35 2PH

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

Tuesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

Welcome to NFU Mutual’s Sheffield agency.  Whilst our office is based straight off the M1 Motorway at junction 35a, we are less than 20 minutes from the centre of Sheffield and only a few miles from the beautiful South Yorkshire Countryside.
You are welcome to come and visit us, where our experienced team will be pleased to assist you. However, we recognise you have busy lives so we are happy to visit you at your home or business. This is all part of the personal approach you will experience when dealing with us. By getting to know you, we are able to provide tailored advice to ensure you have the right cover, which can be reviewed annually so your cover continues to be relevant to your needs. We pride ourselves on our professional, friendly and personal approach. We have five teams to cover all your needs:
Corporate insurance – insurance and risk management advice for large corporate businesses. Our wide range of products are tailored to meet your needs and include property, fleet, business interruption, directors and officers insurance, product recall and cyber insurance.  We also offer a risk management health and safety advice service.
Commercial insurance – we offer standard package and tailored policies for all sizes of SME business. We cover most types of business but specialise in farming, food and drink, retail, hospitality and office-based businesses. Our account executives can visit you annually to review your insurance. We also offer a risk management health and safety advice service.
Personal insurance – we offer a range of standard home products such as building and contents cover, which also includes pet, horse & rider and travel additional covers. We also offer a range of motor products – including personal car, commercial vehicle, tractor and vintage cars.
Private client – our Bespoke range of products are designed specifically for high value properties in particular where there are contents including valuables and/or art. Our specialist team visit you in your home to help you get the right cover and can review annually to ensure you are adequately covered. We also offer products to cover high value cars, holiday homes and yachts.
Financial services – we have a dedicated team who are able to advise you on financial planning including protection, pensions and investments. NFU Mutual Financial Advisers advise on NFU Mutual products and selected products from specialist providers. Financial advice is provided by NFU Mutual Select Investments Limited. Our aim is to provide the very best insurance, financial services and risk management solutions for farm and rural businesses, commercial business and private individuals.
As a customer of our business you will have a dedicated account handler backed up by an experienced team of customer service advisers to ensure we are always there to assist you. Our account handlers also deal with all aspects of claims so if you do need to make a claim they are on hand to talk you through this

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Our team

Richard Houldsworth

Richard Houldsworth CII

Senior Agent

I have been the senior agent in Sheffield since 2007 and have overall responsibility for the smooth running of the branch. I pride myself on the high level of service provided by my team and personally take care of the insurance requirements of many of our farming and commercial customers. I have previous experience as a financial adviser and also act as an introducer to NFU Mutual for pensions and investments.

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Helen Oxley

Helen Oxley Cert CII

Agent

I have worked at NFU Mutual since 1996 and became an agent in December 2007. I specialise in advising businesses on their insurance, health and safety, and financial needs. I work closely with specialist teams from underwriters and surveyors, to loss adjusters and financial advisers to offer a unique proposition. In my role as a National Farmers Union representative, I build close relationships with farmers in the local area and have arranged training on new compliance farmers' now require.

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Jamie Brannen

Jamie Brannen Cert CII

Agent

With over 13 years’ experience in the insurance industry, I have worked as an NFU Mutual insurance agent in Sheffield since 2008 prior to which I worked in the Tadcaster branch. I specialise in assisting our customers with their commercial insurance ranging from independent trades people through to large organisations. I understand the need to get to know my clients personally so that I am able to provide the correct cover from their individual business and personal needs. I can introduce you to NFU Mutual experts to discuss risk management or financial services including pensions, investments, ISAs and tax planning. I enjoy meeting with new and existing customers face to face to provide assistance.

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Stephen Leigh

Stephen Leigh Cert CII

Account Executive

I have worked at the Sheffield office since 2007 and took on the role of Account Executive in 2018. In this role I help local businesses with their insurance needs by making sure that I fully understand how their business operates. I also arrange home insurance for high value home owners, as well as motor and equine insurance. If customers need financial advice I can arrange appointments with NFU Mutual Financial Advisers to discuss pensions and investments.

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Joanne Mills

Joanne Mills

Office Manager

Having worked in the insurance industry for over 18 years, I joined the Sheffield agency in 2014 looking after claims and customer service. In August 2018 I took on the role of office manager. This makes me responsible for making sure the office runs efficiently and that our customers always receive the very high level of service they deserve. I can also help customers with risk management requirements, motor, household or equine insurances. If you need advice about pensions, savings and investments, I would be happy to arrange an appointment for you.

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Kerry Brady Cert CII

Personal Assistant

Having worked in the insurance industry for 18 years, I joined the Sheffield agency in September 2018. I work with the Agents as their Personal Assistant and look forward to creating good working relationships with both old and new clients.

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Stephen Broughton

Stephen Broughton

Sales Executive

I joined the team at Sheffield in September 2015 with several years' experience working in financial services prior to working at NFU Mutual. I am experienced in assisting customers to meet their insurance needs for home, car and commercial vehicles. I can also assist with insurance, health & safety and financial needs for our caterers, tradesman, property owners and retailers clients.

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Zoe Walker

Zoe Walker

Sales Executive

I joined NFU Mutual in February 2017 and I am licensed in motor, household, and equine insurance. I can discuss and help you with any of the above insurance needs. I can also quote for and arrange bespoke home insurance, where I am happy to come out and see you to discuss what cover is important to you. I can assist with small holder cover, which we can add to your home insurance and small or large fleet insurance needs. If you need any advice regarding life insurance, investments or pensions I can arrange an appointment with our financial advisers so please don’t hesitate to give me a call and I’ll be happy to.

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Charlotte Pearce

Charlotte Pearce

Claims & Customer Service

I have been with NFU Mutual's Sheffield branch since 2000 and have built good relationships with our customers caring about their motor, household, equine and business insurance and financial needs. If you need to make a claim, I will be ready to help you, whether setting up a new claim or providing support throughout the claims process.

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Sue Petty

Susan Petty

Senior Accounts Administrator

Having joined the company in 1993, I am the longest serving member of the Sheffield branch. Coming from a farming background I can support my colleagues on many farming matters. I am responsible for the office accounting system and the smooth running of our customer accounts, giving help and advice on the payment options available.

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Matthew Sharp

Matthew Sharp

Financial Adviser

Matthew is an NFU Mutual Financial Adviser and will be delighted to visit you and offer expert advice on aspects of financial planning*.

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