1959 – A policy for Mr Wedge, aged 24. He insured a 800cc Heinkel – Reg no 45 GFC and his premium was £6.15.4. He changed the car for an Austin 948cc and he is still a client at Oxford branch aged 79!
Oxford, Tooting, Luton, St Albans Basingstoke and Sheldon.
Six branches in first 10 years.
The number of branches grew through acquisitions such as Haines…
…and included Sheltons…
…and White House Insurance which is still in Basingstoke on the same street.
Cheltenham opened early 80’s and expanded into next door.
Worcester branch followed in 1984 and has also expanded.
Bicester branch opened with Ian Pinsent as A-Plan’s youngest ever manager at just 20.
From an article titled “Rising Stars”. A number of colleagues still with us even today.
Time moved on quickly and we were looking forward to the 21st Century.
…to an impressive, stunning office in Luton.
And the branding changed.
Pol Plan started in Tooting and has been so successful that 2013 saw the opening of it’s very first high street branch which featured on BBC News.
Shirley became the 50th branch in 2008 as told by an editorial in a local newspaper.
Carl Shuker, Chief Executive – Mark Selby, Chief Operating Officer – Andrew Galbraith, Finance Director – Zac Peake, Marketing Director
Macclesfield opened in March 2014 managed by Matthew Merriman…
A-Plan. Still on it’s dynamic upward journey and providing outstanding service to well over half a million clients and over 80 branches in England.