About Woodward Insurance and Mortgage Services Ltd

Established in 1993 Woodward Insurance and Mortgage Services are mortgage advisers offering help and support to guide you throughout the mortgage process.

When faced with the ever growing variety of different mortgage styles, differing interest rate deals and the wide choice of lenders the alternatives can seem overwhelming.

For most people, buying their home will be the largest single investment that they will ever make and making a funding decision that doesn't suit their circumstances could prove to be a very expensive mistake. Choosing a mortgage at the outset that doesn't suit your needs could lead to the unnecessary payment of thousands of pounds over the lifetime of the mortgage.

Our aim is simple; we want to find the most suitable solution for you. We take time to get to know you and your requirements, and because of our expert knowledge we aim to find the most appropriate mortgage package to meet your current and future expectations.

Whether you are a first time buyer, moving home or need to remortgage we will achieve your goals by Working together to make your dreams a reality.


You can provide feedback or make a complaint to our network Sesame. Please contact them on the details below:

Write to: The Customer Relations Department, Sesame Limited, Fourth Floor, Jackson House, Sibson Road, Sale, M33 7RR.

Email: CustomerRelations@sbg.co.uk

Telephone: 0345 0456 800 (Mon-Fri 9.00 am to 5.00 pm)

Why choose Woodward Insurance and Mortgage Services Ltd?

Our clients choose to trust us over the competition because of the way we conduct our business.

We provide our services to suit you, whether face to face, telephone or email
We search mortgages from a comprehensive range of lenders across the market to ensure we find the right mortgage for you.
We continue to monitor the market place and will keep you updated on opportunities
We provide access to your own Client Portal for secure messages and document uploads

Call us on 01458 840404 to speak to one of our advisors today.

It's our team work that makes your dream work!

Lynn Woodward Dip PFS, MSFA,CMS

Managing Director

Lynn has been advising clients for over 20 years, and is one of the founders of Woodward Insurance. Lynn can assist you with advice regarding Mortgages, Life cover and anything else you may need help with.

Carl Woodward DipFA MIFS


The second founder of Woodward Insurance, Carl, like Lynn is also a fully qualified financial adviser and so can help you with all your mortgage and protection needs

Karen Hoogesteger CeMAP BSc (Hons)


Karen joined in 2008 and became a director at the start of 2014. Karen can help you with all your mortgage and protection needs. She is also head of our Affordable Housing Team.

Teresa Scriven CeMAP

Mortgage and Protection Adviser

Teresa joined Woodward’s in October 2022 having worked in the industry for over 20yrs. Her experience has given her the skills and knowledge to deliver a personal service to our wide range of clients and to help them with their varying mortgage and protection needs.

Processing Team

Kim Finn, Tracy Jenkins and Georgina Stevens all form our processing team and are here to give additional support to you and your advisor to ensure your mortgage is dealt with quickly and efficiently.


Woodward Insurance & Mortgage Services Ltd is an appointed representative of Sesame Ltd which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Woodward Insurance & Mortgage Services Ltd is entered in the FCA Register and the FCA registration number is 161587. Our registered address is 143 High Street, Street, Somerset, BA16 0EX. Registered in England.

Our Company registration number is 5067266.

The FCA does not regulate solicitors, Conveyancing services, estate agents, and some forms of buy to let mortgages.