Hastings Direct Contact Number 0843 455 0145


logoHastings Direct, or Hastings Insurance Services Limited to give it its full trading name is a leading UK insurance company. They are part of the Hastings Insurance Group, which includes Hastings Direct. It is one of the South Coast’s largest employers providing insurance services online or by phone. Its head office is based in Bexhill-on-Sea on the South Coast & you can call them on the Hastings Direct contact number 0843 455 0145.

Hastings Direct insurance aim to be a company that not only provides a quality service, it operates in a way that the public like to buy insurance. They sell competitively priced

  • Car Insurance.
  • Motorcycle Insurance.
  • Van Insurance.
  • Home Insurance.
to the public both online and by phone. The company are one that will probably be recognisable very quickly if you were to ask someone. This is because their brand and the Hastings Direct contact number is linked to the Battle of Hastings and the year 1066.

Set up in 1997, Hastings Direct initially offered the public access to private car insurance. Their services have since then grown so that they offer a full range of products selling car, bike, van and home insurance to the public online or by phone. In addition Hastings Direct also sells a range of additional products and services. This includes products such as breakdown cover, personal accident, substitute vehicle and key also legal cover. Call Hastings Direct contact number for a competative quotation.

From their start up in 1997, Hastings Direct has grown to become one of the UK’s leading insurance providers. It was in 2006 that Insurance Australia Group (IAG) took over the control of Hastings Direct. This lasted only three years. In 2009, the management of Hastings Direct gained control of the company from IAG as a result of a management buyout. At the start of 2014, the Goldman Sachs Merchant Bank acquired a 50% share in the Hastings Insurance Group.

With the name Hastings Direct, its brand draws upon the Battle of Hastings in 1066 for its mascot, contact number and advertising. Its main mascot is the animated figure, Harry Hastings. A knight dressed in armour appropriate for 1066. Harry Hastings first came to the screen in 2005. It has appeared in a number of advertising campaigns since then. Its main public number for contacting them also draws upon the Battle of Hastings theme in that it ends with 1066, the year of the battle.

When it comes to calling the Hastings Direct number you get through to one of their three UK call centres. Their call centres are located in Bexhill, Newmarket and Leicester. As a company, they state that they committed to providing their customers with a quality service. The end of 2014 saw them having over 1.7 million customers. Apart from a large number of customers, Hastings Direct has won several awards over the last five years. Most significant is that for the last three years they have won the Consumer Moneyfacts Award as Car Insurance Provider of the Year.

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Customer Relations Department.
Hastings Direct, Conquest House,
Collington Avenue, Bexhill-on-Sea,
East Sussex, TN39 3LW.
Tell: 0843 455 0145.

Hastings Direct Number 0843 455 0145.