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Award sponsor at this year's Night of Knights

Plan Insurance Brokers are proud to announce that we will be sponsoring an award at the Auto Body Professional Club’s Night of Knights.

The ABP is a leading information provider and communications hub for the UK Body Repair Industry.

Its memberships is made up of individuals who want to see the body repair industry prosper.

The Night of Knights helps it achieve this goal by recognising those within the industry that achieve the highest standards.

Plan are sponsoring the highly competitive award for Best Franchise Dealer Body Shop Repair group.

Harry Charles, MD of SprayTech and guests at the Knight of Nights post their success

Last year Plan’s SprayTech Ltd won Best Independent Body Shop at the event’s 10th anniversary edition.

This year the ABP Night of Knights will be taking place at Resort World, NEC Birmingham on Wednesday Nov 16th  2016. It will be proceeded during the day by the ABP Club convention.

The convention is an opportunity for members to gain insight from influential companies within the industry. Last year saw presentations given by the likes of Google, and TomTom Telematics.

Get your exclusive discount voucher  We’re offering £250 off insurance policies for event attendees – come and see us at this year’s convention to collect yours!

The ABP Club is firmly established as a major influence within the body repair and motor insurance claims sectors. The organisation’s diverse membership exceeds 2,500 members from all areas of the motor industry. These include repairers, insurance, credit hire and accident management companies, vehicle, equipment and paint manufacturers, parts and distribution companies plus other leading suppliers.

The Club’s two over-riding guiding principles are community and communication.


Each year, the ABP arranges both national and regional club meetings. They include the Auto Body and Motor Claims Expo, Annual Convention & Night of Knights awards, the British Bodyshop Awards, and a Charity Golf & Spa event as well as networking lunches and motor claims events.

With over 1.3 million visitors in the last year their website lays claim to being “The Home of the Body Repair Industry.” It is complimented by their comprehensive daily newsletter that helps keep members up to date with industry developments.

The Night of Knights is certainly held in high regard by the repair industry. Watch SprayTech’s MD, Harry Charles describe receiving the accolade at the proudest moment of his life.

If you weren’t already aware of the contribution the ABP Club makes to the motor repair industry and their Night of Knights Awards evening we hope this blog has proved informative. We look forward to presenting our category’s winner with their trophy – and who knows next year it might be your company collecting one?

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