The team do some extraordinary things to help our members and customers. Here are some of their stories from behind the scenes.

02
Oct
2017
Cake Anyone?

Cake Anyone?

Another successful fund raising event. Our Newcastle team hosted our regular Coffee morning last week to raise much needed funds for the MacMillan Cancer charity who are just one of the many charit...
18
Sep
2017
And the winner is....

And the winner is....

2017 AA Award winners - 21 outstanding people who truly embody the spirit of the AA. All our finalists and their partners came together in their finery for a very special AA Awards evening on Satu...
08
Sep
2017

CII CPD accreditation

‘The AA Insurance Services’ Sales and Customer Service training programme has been awarded CII CPD accreditation, confirming its high-quality training meets industry best practice standards. The C...
01
Sep
2017
AA Awards 2017

AA Awards 2017

The AA awards celebrate and recognise our employees for their significant contribution to the business. This year we have just over 100 colleagues shortlisted across 20 categories. Good luck to all...
25
Aug
2017
Spot the Van Competition

Spot the Van Competition

I spy…an AA van! From Friday 25th August until the end of the summer holidays (3rd September) we’re running a Spot the Van competition for our members and potential customers. We’re asking people...
23
Aug
2017
In-House Recruitment Awards

In-House Recruitment Awards

Following on from our recent nomination for the 2017 Personnel Today Awards, we're pleased to confirm that we’ve been shortlisted in two further award categories for the In-House Recruitment Awards...
08
Aug
2017
Armed Forces Covenant

Armed Forces Covenant

The Ministry of Defence today announced the new winners of the Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) Gold Awards, its highest badge of honour for organisations which have signed the Armed Forces Covena...
07
Aug
2017
PersonnelToday Recruitment Awards

PersonnelToday Recruitment Awards

We're delighted to confirm that our AA careers website has been shortlisted in the Award for Innovation in Recruitment category of the Personnel Today Awards 2017. The shortlist was formally announ...
07
Jun
2017
“Never Miss A Beat” – Launch of the new AA TV Ad

“Never Miss A Beat” – Launch of the new AA TV Ad

Last week The AA launched a brand new TV advert, featuring an adorable baby who didn’t let a small setback like a breakdown situation affect her car journey singalong!  After six months in the mak...
09
May
2017
Behind the scenes at our 'On the Road' photoshoot

Behind the scenes at our 'On the Road' photoshoot

On Tuesday 9 May some of the Recruitment team swapped their desks for the side of the road for a Road Operations photoshoot. With the aim of updating our website with the latest AA liveried vans a...
20
Apr
2017
LMS Go Live!

LMS Go Live!

On Thursday 20 April we were delighted to announce the launch of our new group Learning Management System (LMS) across all sites. This is the first time all permanent employees across the AA will...
18
Apr
2017
Easter Fun at Fanum House

Easter Fun at Fanum House

Our Basingstoke office hosted a Charity Easter Cake Sale on Tuesday 11 April in preparation for the upcoming bank holiday weekend. With giant cupcakes, a crème egg chocolate sponge and lemon drizz...
16
Jan
2017

Welcome to the team

Today we welcome thirteen new recruits to the Oldbury Member Sales and Service department. Their journey with us starts with a six week induction, which will further develop their excellent custome...
22
Dec
2016
Santa's on patrol with the AA. Because anything can happen

Santa's on patrol with the AA. Because anything can happen

Santa’s working hard this year to keep our members on the move. He’s even got a surprise or two in his sleigh!  We roped John Snowling our Patrol of the Year into dressing up as Santa (Health and...
10
Dec
2016
  Patrol show and tell in Oldbury

Patrol show and tell in Oldbury

‘Show and tell’ is our opportunity for Patrol’s and Technicians (from Road & Recovery to Motorbike & Fuel) to showcase just how much we can do for our customers at the Roadside. During the...
01
Dec
2016

Malvern Hills

A lovely perk of my job is having to wait in places like this. The beautiful Malvern Hills.
29
Nov
2016

John Snowling – our Patrol of the Year 2016

Norfolk patrol crowned king of the roadside, beating over 2,000 rivals for the coveted Patrol of the Year award. Former stock car racing mechanic, John Snowling from Norfolk is in pole position af...
28
Nov
2016

12 Hidden Cameras

Recovery Patrol

A bit of Friday fun... The AA. Because anything can happen. 12 hidden cameras, one VERY emotional breakdown…The AA. Because anything can happen.
21
Nov
2016
Patrolman Pete at the Lord Mayors Show

Patrolman Pete at the Lord Mayors Show

Recovery Patrol

Thousands of people lined the streets of London to watch the 181st annual Lord Mayor’s Show.. The event, which has now taken place for over 800 years was once again attended by the AA and over 180...
08
Nov
2016
Behind the Scenes at the Careers Website Photoshoot

Behind the Scenes at the Careers Website Photoshoot

Never a dull moment behind the scenes! A couple of months ago, we started the initial thinking that lead to the brand new careers site. There were many factors taken into consideration when plann...
11
Aug
2016
Ready for Anything Marty!

Ready for Anything Marty!

AA Roadside Technician

Patrolman George attended a DeLorean. It’s not often (if at all) you get a call out to repair an automobile-based time travel device! In the end, it was only a fuel pump fault. Good job George had...
20
Apr
2016
Multi-fit spare wheel

Multi-fit spare wheel

AA Roadside Technician

Thanks to the pothole puncture epidemic and the fact that up to a third of newer cars don’t have a spare, the AA has come up with a unique solution to help drivers. It has launched the AA ‘Multi-fi...
29
Jan
2016
Awarded Gold in Armed Forces Employer Recognition Scheme

Awarded Gold in Armed Forces Employer Recognition Scheme

HR

The AA was recognised by the Defence Secretary as showing an outstanding commitment to supporting the Armed Forces. The AA was one of just 15 organisations that received a Gold Award from the Arme...