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Christmas 2022 Opening Hours

Please see below for our Christmas 2022 opening hours at Peter James Insurance. We hope you enjoy the festive season, and we wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Friday 23rd December: 09:00 – 15:30 Monday 26th December: Closed Tuesday 27th December: Closed Wednesday 28th December: 09:00 – 17:00...

Motor Trader Industry Awards 2022

Our Motor Trade team is delighted to be sponsoring the Bodyshop of the Year Award at tonight’s Motor Trader Industry Awards 2022. Taking place at Grosvernor House in London this evening, the awards are in their 32nd year and have grown to become the most prestigious and coveted awards...

Peter James Insurance announces exclusive partnership with the Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club at the NEC Classic Motor Show

Following our launch of a suite of new insurance initiatives aimed specifically at classic vehicle clubs and their members earlier this year, we announced a new and exclusive partnership with the Jaguar Enthusiasts Club at the NEC Classic Motor Show. We’re well known for the provision of specialist classic...

Top 10 things to see at the Classic Motor Show

Here’s our pick of the top 10 things to see at the Classic Motor Show, taking place this weekend (from the 11th – 13th November) at the NEC in Birmingham. 1. FBHVC Village Green The Federation of British Historic Vehicle Clubs works to ensure that yesterday’s vehicles have a...

15 top ways to protect your classic car for winter storage

If, like many of our historic vehicle policyholders at Peter James Insurance, you have a car you do not use during the winter months, then late-autumn is the time to ‘hibernate’ it for the winter. So, how do you best ensure that your cherished classic will be well preserved...

Summer Jaguar Festival revels in Yorkshire sunshine

What an amazing time the Peter James Insurance team all had at this year’s Summer Jaguar Festival! The sun shone, the Jaguars just kept coming and the happy faces of Jaguar fans enjoying the displays and entertainment on offer could be seen everywhere you turned. Held at Newby Hall...

Jaguar: 100 years since the birth of a British icon

This year incredibly marks 100 years since a young William Lyons, met an equally youthful William Walmsley in the back streets of Blackpool. After admiring Walmsley’s custom-built sidecar, the pair went into business together at the tender age of 21 to start Swallow Sidecars, the legacy of which gave...

Peter James Insurance helps club partner Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club to give young drivers an experience day to remember

Bicester Heritage played host to an event that was to be the first of its kind for Peter James Insurance Club Partners, The Jaguar Enthusiasts’ Club. The club joined the efforts of the entire classic car movement to encourage and enable young people to get involved with Jaguars by...

Peter James Insurance are pleased to welcome the Mk1 Golf Owners Club

We’re delighted to announce our new partnership with the Mk1 Golf Owners Club. The Mk1 Golf Owners Club are dedicated to the preservation and restoration of Mk1 Golfs – covering all models from 1.1 through to 1.8 GTis, as well as modified examples. Formed in 2002, the club has...

Triumph Spitfire at Sixty

The Triumph Spitfire is another Michelotti miracle. It arrived in 1962, partly in response to the arrival of the MG Midget version of the Austin Healey Sprite and was another example of Italian designer Giovanni Michelotti’s incredible talent for sports car design. It was reasonably quick, very attractive and...