Protect your Home in the Heatwave

As a heatwave sweeps the nation, bringing highs of up to 30 degrees in parts of the UK this weekend, the British public are being warned by police to take extra care with regards to burglars. Open windows tempt thieves. With temperatures set to soar over the next few weeks,…

Homes not safe as clocks go forward

The clocks may be due to go forward at the end of the month, but this is no reason to take your finger off the pulse when it comes to your home security, in fact, quite the opposite! On 31st March, the clocks will go forward by one hour, reverting…

Police hunt ‘ET lookalike’ after burglary

Staffordshire Police have released a sketch of a burglar which has gone viral after social media users noticed that the burglar bore a striking resemblance to ET! The slim suspect bears a striking resemblance to ET, social media users are saying. The e-fit of the woman was released by as…

Beauty Spot or Burglary Hotspot?

Renowned for being a beautiful and affluent area, the sleepy Warwickshire town of Henley-in-Arden has also been revealed as the UK’s burglary hotspot, with more home contents’ insurance claims than anywhere else. Warwickshire beauty spot, Henley-in-Arden. A recent survey, undertaken by MoneySupermarket.com, analysed more than 2.5 million home insurance quotes…

The REAL cost of burglary

New research has revealed the real impact that a burglary has on a family and home... and it's more than just monetary items which are lost. The survey, commissioned by Verisure and conducted by Opinion Matters, involved 1002 respondents who had been burgled in the UK. The study found that…