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Body & Soul 2019 Bucket List: Music, Wellness, Comedy

Posted on June 11, 2019

Body & Soul 2019 Summer Solstice Weekend, 21st – 23rd June, 2018 at Ballinlough Castle, Westmeath, Ireland What to expect – 10 Years of Joy This year marks the 10th year of the Body & Soul festival and it’s been hinted that the festival will be going back to the forest’s dance floor roots with a few surprises to celebrate 10 years. Music – The top acts to see this year As usual, acts from all around the world are...

May 2019 Bucket List – WellFest, Jam Park and More

Posted on May 10, 2019

Looking for some inspiration for what to do this weekend? We have 2 event suggestions for this weekend and 2 new venues you can add to your list to try. Whether you want a sporty occasion, a more chilled out day or want to eat good food, we have the go to options for you this May. 1. WellFest Europe’s largest outdoor health and wellness festival is back again this year from 11th – 12th of May 2019 at Royal...

Top 10 Tips for Smart Travelling

Posted on April 30, 2019

What should I bring on holidays? No matter where you are travelling to this year, travelling light for many is a priority. How often do you go on holidays and over pack?  You don’t need a rain jacket in sunny Spain or those hiking boots for your beach holiday. Be smart when packing and you will save space, hassle of carrying all that stuff and save on your baggage charges. Travelling can be a stressful time for some people, especially...

What’s on this weekend in Dublin for Families?

Posted on February 22, 2019

With the mid-term coming to an end for the kids you may be running low on things to do this weekend. Below are some events based around Ireland that won’t break the bank along with a few paid events too! Dublin Free Entry - National History Museum The National History Museum is a free museum based on the red luas line but also within walking distance of O’Connell Street. It is a place to learn all about native animals to...

What Green Cards Mean For Irish Drivers

Posted on February 12, 2019

All KennCo policyholders have been contacted via email or text message regarding Green Cards. If you have yet to receive your Green Card, due to large volumes of inquiries, please contact us at greencard@kennco.ie and we will issue one to you. As Brexit looms everyone is still waiting to find out if, when or how it will ultimately affect them, their business and day to day life in Ireland and the EU. This has prompted an increase in customers enquiring...

Home Insurance for when your Home Alone

Posted on December 21, 2018

In our previous blog about the evolution of technology in the home, we emphasized how the value of our home contents has increased significantly. Meaning having your contents insured under your home insurance policy is vital and smart. Below are all our options available for home insurance that suits you. You never know when you might have a situation like the McCallister’s…  We have a number of different products to suit your Home Insurance requirements: 1. Contents Only/Renters Insurance...

Christmas Opening Hours 2018

Posted on December 14, 2018

Our KennCo opening hours for Christmas are as follows: Monday 24th December 2018 Closed Tuesday 25th December 2018 Closed Wednesday 26th December 2018 Closed Thursday 27th December 2018 Closed Friday 28th December 2018 Open Monday 31st December 2018 Open Tuesday 01st January 2018 Closed Wednesday 02nd January 2019 Open as normal Out of hours phone numbers Out of Hours Motor Claims Assist: 01 9685401 Home Insurance Claims: 0818 333 800  Travel Insurance Claim (non emergency): 01 4998388 Travel ETI Emergency...

Hay fever: The changing seasons and how it is affecting us

Posted on October 10, 2018

As one of the millions of people worldwide who suffer from hay fever, I am completely aware of the misery this can cause. The great weather of the summer was great, but for hay fever sufferers it does no favours. A lot of occasions are held outside and while I don’t really want to complain as we get so little good weather, the constant sneezing and streaming eyes are not a good look. Last year we saw a merge of seasons...

Can Podcasts affect your sense of safety?

Posted on October 3, 2018

Are you a Podcast Addict? My addition currently sits with true crime pods like Serial, My Favourite Murder, Criminal and West Cork (The gripping Sophie Toscan du Plantier murder mystery) there is almost too much choice! If like me you are a bit of a chicken but love a good scare, after listening to too many of these stories you start to pay much more attention to your safety! Starting with you and your home. Are all the doors and...

Evolution of Technology in the Home: Protecting your Valuables

Posted on September 27, 2018

Your home is the most expensive item you will ever purchase, and we Irish are a nation of people who like to own our homes. Is it any wonder that we like to fill our homes with all of the modern appliances that make life more comfortable for us. Perhaps we all have a little bit of “keeping up with the Jones’s” in us, so we are always upgrading or replacing things, and ensuring that we have the best and...