Howden, the new name for North County Brokers

On October 1st, North Country Brokers and Aston Lark completed its merger with Howden. For North Country Brokers and Aston Lark clients, the service remains the same, via your usual contacts.


We are pleased to announce that North County Brokers is now part of Howden. 

In April 2022, the Howden Group acquired the Aston Lark Europe Limited “Aston Lark” group of companies including North County Brokers, creating an exciting business of considerable scale, reach, and influence, focused on great customer outcomes, service and care.

On 1 October 2023, Aston Lark and North County Brokers, along with existing Howden businesses, were brought together to form Howden UK & Ireland (Retail), united under the Howden brand. 

What does this mean for you?

For North County Brokers clients, rest assured that there will be no change to the way your insurances are managed, and you’ll continue to receive the same high level of service, via your usual contacts. North County Brokers phone numbers remain unchanged. And while email addresses are being updated, the current ones continue to be effective. 

Howden, Aston Lark and North County Brokers have already been working as one team for many months, and we’ve worked hard to ensure the transition to Howden is as smooth as possible.

If you’d like to get in touch to discuss how these changes might affect you, please call us on 01 8411632 or complete the enquiry form.

We look forward to continuing to work with you.

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