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25 October 2007


Footman James teams up with

The Split Screen Van Club!


Specialist vehicle insurance broker Footman James is delighted to have teamed up with The Split Screen Van Club to offer competitive insurance deals, expert advice and support to Club members.


Footman James is next year celebrating 25 years at the forefront of the specialist vehicle movement and, as part of the celebration, it has announced more support than ever before for grass-roots shows, events and clubs – which now includes The Split Screen Van Club!


Club members who contact Footman James can now receive 10% discount on Classic Car & Motorcycle, as well as 5% on all Modern vehicle policies. In addition Footman James are offering 5% off Home insurance – which includes any loose and spare parts for your vehicle, up to the value of £1,000, that are being kept indoors – perfect for all motor enthusiasts!

There are also fantastic options, such as multi-vehicle (min. 2 classics & 1 modern), limited mileage and laid up policies, that can save Club members even more money and crucially, offer peace of mind for your pride-and-joy.


Emma Merwood – a lifelong classic and sports car enthusiast – is Footman James’ club liaison officer and is looking forward to working closely with The Split Screen Van Club and its members.


Investing in specialist vehicle clubs and their members is a vital aspect of Footman James’ future plans and I am delighted to be playing a lead role in this,�? said Emma.


As a classic car lover myself, it’s always exciting to meet and greet other enthusiasts and working with our Club partners is the ideal way to do this. I look forward to seeing Footman James’ relationship with The Split Screen Van Club go from strength to strength in the future.�?


Emma Merwood is an active member of the TVR Car Club and is the proud owner of a lovingly restored 1971 TVR Vixen.


Her Vixen – which arrived in six boxes and took two years to fully restore - has won numerous awards and is regularly on show at the classic car events she attends. Emma also owns a 1992 TVR 400SE.


Footman James was named Insurance Broker of the Year in the UK Broker Awards 2006 in recognition of the quality of service and product in the classic vehicle market and all FJ motor vehicle policies include European and UK breakdown cover, legal expenses cover, road rage personal accident cover and emergency travel cover.




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Footman James

Footman James was founded in 1983 to establish a professional insurance broking service specialising in exclusive plans for niche markets. For over twenty years Footman James has enjoyed a unique relationship with vintage and classic vehicle enthusiasts and clubs offering an exceptional service and flexibility. Footman James policies cover over 160,000 vehicles and attract premium income of over £40 million. Footman James operates a call centre of 180 experienced staff based in Cradley Heath, West Midlands dealing efficiently with over 2,500 requests a day. For further information contact Emma Bicknell at Footman James on 0121 561 6245.


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