Monthly Archives: March 2013

Chocolate fix mixes well with powers of persuasion from Lifetime pair

The potent power of chocolate, allied with the practical skills of persuasion, has helped two Lifetime Relationship Managers line up potential new business. Simon Durkan and Aaron Alcock came in for plenty of praise after they showed a bagful of nous, initiative and self-motivation with their ‘off-the-cuff’ routine. They decided to ‘pop in’ to local…

Bill the big-hearted egg man left shell-shocked!

William Bottomley, our Communications Director here at Lifetime, was shell-shocked when staff at Tesco’s prevented him from buying a pile of Easter eggs. Big-hearted Bill was planning to splash out on 24 eggs for his five kids as well as the staff of his wife’s own company. He went for the ‘three eggs for a…

Steve Lambarth on the radio….

We have managed to obtain the radio recording from our visit to Pensitone FM, so for those of you who missed it here you go. In the interview you can hear Steve Lambarth our pension specialist talk to Andy Riley about what is happen now and what we need to look out for in the…

One of South Yorkshire’s best kept secrets? We think so!

Lifetime is one of South Yorkshire’s best kept business secrets. Well, that is changing. We are now eager to share our success story with the public – and to play our part in making a difference to the community. And already we are beginning to attract attention. As well as featuring on radio, over the…

Lifetime sees red faces on Red Nose Day!

In true Red Nose Day style the nation did themselves proud on what was a spectacular Red Nose Day. Celebrating 25 years of the campaign, the grand total after a top night of TV reached £75,107,851. Up and down the country, a fundraising frenzy swept the land and saw countless heroic acts of ridiculousness to…

Terrific team effort on Red Nose Day!

It was certainly a red-letter day in the Lifetime office on Friday – as the staff displayed their ‘giving’ nature by doing their bit for Comic Relief’s Red Nose Day. They raised money – and enjoyed a little bit of Friday fun – by donning various items of red clothing. Top of the pops as…

Lifetime hits the airwaves

Lifetime had the pleasure of being invited to do an interview on Penistone FM today. The live interview featured William Bottomley who gave an overview of the company and Steve Lambarth who talked about the new government rules on company pension schemes. William, Communications Director, said: “it’s great to have the opportunity to let people…

Giving can make good come from bad

This week sees the nation come together to once again ‘give’ to a very worthy cause. Comic Relief was launched from a refugee camp in Sudan on Christmas Day in 1985. At that time, a devastating famine was crippling Ethiopia and something had to be done. That something was Comic Relief. The idea was simple…

Doing what it says on the tin….or bucket!

Barnsley people can often be wonderful innovators. Thinkers, doers, movers and shakers. Make no mistake, Barnsley has its fair share. Not many people know that Ronseal’s legendary slogan ‘It does exactly what it says on the tin’ was dreamed up, not in London, or New York, but here in South Yorkshire, by Hoylandswaine man Ged…