Heritage

The Aviva Group archive

Our archive is acknowledged as the most important insurance industry archive in the UK. Discover some of the facts and stories from our 300-year history.

Events timeline

Norwich Union Fire pamphlet

Take a voyage of discovery along our interactive timeline to bring to life some of the key moments in Aviva's history.

Famous customers

Winston Churchill

There have been many famous customers over the years, we have selected a few of interest.

Our archivist

Anna Stone

Anna Stone, Group Archivist

World War One

Poppies

Many employees served in World War One. To mark the 90th anniversary of the Armistice, Aviva set up these pages to recognise their important contributions.

World War Two

An employee during WW2

Many employees of Aviva constituent companies served in World War Two both in the forces and on the home front. To complement our section on World War One, Aviva have set up these pages to recognise their important contributions.