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Who We Are...

At Pollard Scott & Co we aim to make choosing and applying for a mortgage as stress free and straight forward as possible. From an initial meeting establishing your needs and objectives, through to completion and regular reviews; our service is designed around you and your individual needs.

Based in Carlisle but operating throughout Cumbria via our network of advisors, we offer flexible appointment times, which includes both evenings and weekends.

Meet The Team

To continue offering services throughout Cumbria, Pollard Scott & Co have a network of qualified advisors who work outside of the office, meeting clients at home or outside of normal working hours. In addition they establish relationships with other business in order to be able to provide financial planning advice to their clients.

Take a look below and view our team of advisers who are always on hand to help you.

G.L. Pollard (CertPFS,CeMaP)

A.D. Scott (CertPFS,CeMaP)

A keen sports person and past captain of Carlisle Golf Club, Gary moved to Carlisle in the mid 80’s whilst working for the Prudential. Originally from Burnley he now considers Carlisle home; having set up GLP Financial Management, Bulman & Pollard Estate Agency and Homesearch Direct.

Factoid: For those who used to go to the Lonsdale cinema, you may remember the GLP Financial Management advert squeezed in between the retro Pearl and Dean Intro and Carlisle Scrap Metal.

A.D. Scott (CertPFS,CeMaP)

With a love for music especially the guitar and past county badminton player, Andrew started his career with the Prudential, working in Dumfries and Greenock. Originally from a small hamlet called Durisdeer, north of the border, he moved to Carlisle in the late 80’s to join a National Estate Agency and later joined Gary in setting up Homesearch Direct.

Factoid: For those who used to go to the Lonsdale cinema, you may remember the GLP Financial Management advert squeezed in between the retro Pearl and Dean Intro and Carlisle Scrap Metal.

Jude

Married to Mr Pollard. I am a business manager and mortgage/ GI Consultant, I also have 2 rescue called Tillie and Lottie who rule the roost. My Family are all grown up and settled in Carlisle. I’m an active member of Houghton Church and I also love crafting including felting and paper crafts. I totally adore Christmas time and love having the house full of family and friends.

What is your favourite film?

  • A Christmas Carol!

If you were stuck on a boat in the middle of the North Sea, which 3 people (dead or alive) would you want with you?

  • Bear Grills, Luke Evans and Queen Victoria

If you could transport yourself to any period of time, past or future, which would it be?

  • 1950

Linzi

I’m Northern Irish and I’ve been living in Carlisle for about 4 years now. I love spending time with my 2 wonderful Labradors! I enjoy hiking in the lakes & love a bit of off-roading for fun. I’m a lover of clove rock (it’s an acquired taste).

Why do you like living in Carlisle?

  • Because there’s lots of outdoor pursuits, stunning walks, short commutes & a good quality of life!

Which superhero would you want to be?

  • Wonder Woman, of course!

Would you personally use a mortgage broker?

  • Yes!

Fiona

I work as an administrator at Pollard Scott in Carlisle, where I live with my partner Dan. I have two fur babies, why are my two cats; Marble & Trixie. After having had a transplant in March 2019, she is passionate about promoting organ donation. I really enjoy reading, outdoor activities and swimming as well as a night in with a good film and a takeaway.

What are you currently watching on Netflix?

  • How I Met Your Mother.

Why do you like living in Carlisle?

  • Near the lake district, good mixture of city and countryside. 

When you’re having a bad day, how do you lift your spirits?

  • Getting outside.

Geoff

bio pending…

What is your favourite film?

  • Guardians of the Galaxy.

Which superhero would you want to be?

  • Tony Stark.

Would you personally use a mortgage broker?

  • Yes!

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Disclaimer :

Registered office address: 37 Commercial Street, Morley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS27 8HN . Registered in England. No: 04121853

Yorkshire Financial Consultancy Ltd trading as Pollard Scott & Co is an appointed representative of First Complete Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

The guidance and/or advice contained within this website is subject to the UK regulatory regime and is therefore primarily targeted at consumers based in the UK.