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Things to consider before driving in Europe

Turning your European summer break into a road trip can give you the freedom to be flexible with your plans and enjoy a sense of discovery on the open road. Driving in Europe can be a daunting ..
(April 16, 2012)
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Drive responsibly, value the safety of your passengers

Driving with passengers for the first time is a big responsibility and can be a nerve wracking prospect for a new driver. With lots of new distractions to complicate your driving experience, ..
(April 16, 2012)
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Top tips for getting fit and healthy in time for summer

As winter turns to spring and temperatures begin to increase we can switch heavy winter jumpers for lighter, more summery layers. Baring more skin after a winter of covering up can be a daunting ..
(March 23, 2012)
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 | Health-and-Fitness | Visitors: 544

Tips for low emissions driving

The UK government is working to reduce the country’s carbon footprint and as a motorist, there are small changes you can make to reduce your vehicle’s CO2 emissions. All new cars now have .
(March 13, 2012)
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 | Automotive | Visitors: 310

Navigation tips for new drivers

Now that independent driving is part of the practical driving test, gaining good navigation skills while learning to drive is important. The advantage of learning how to navigate early in your ..
(March 13, 2012)
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 | Automotive | Visitors: 397

Getting your garden ready for spring

The tail end of winter is the perfect time to prepare your garden for spring. Getting a head start on time consuming chores, such as weeding, preparing soil for planting and propagating new plants, ..
(March 05, 2012)
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Top 10 gardens to visit this spring

In spring the world seems to come alive again, a change of weather signalling the arrival of the first signs of the season, with spring blooms appearing across British gardens, woodland and the ..
(February 22, 2012)
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Simple home security tips and advice

Most burglaries tend to be opportunistic rather than planned. So if your home does not look secure or seems unlived in it could be at risk. Understanding what burglars look for when choosing their ..
(February 17, 2012)
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Fire safety advice in the home

There are potential fire risks throughout your home but by knowing where they are and what you can do to mitigate risks you can greatly reduce the likelihood of a fire. Make sure you have smoke ..
(February 17, 2012)
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Keep your car healthy this year: simple car maintenance tips ..

Having passed your driving test you’re a confident and capable motorist, but how much do you remember about basic car maintenance? Simple regular vehicle health checks and basic user ..
(February 08, 2012)
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Top five charity fundraising tactics for December

December can be a challenging time to fundraise; although it is traditionally the festive season of giving, the financial burden of Christmas shopping can cause us to tighten our purse strings. ..
(February 06, 2012)
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Top tips to stay healthy this winter

Cold weather, dark evenings and grey skies can tempt us to change our behaviour throughout the winter months, naturally spending more time indoors to avoid the cold weather and craving high energy ..
(January 26, 2012)
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How British garages became the nation’s favourite storage ..

Living space comes at a premium in the UK, particularly in the country’s densely-populated south east quarter. So it may not come as a surprise that UK homes are getting smaller. A survey of ..
(January 20, 2012)
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Downsizing your home – make the move work for you

Downsizing is often prompted by a change in personal circumstances like retirement or children leaving home. Your house can be an important source of income or capital; so for people of any age, ..
(January 03, 2012)
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Top tips for getting your home winter ready

When the clocks go back and the days get shorter, there is no way we can escape the fact that winter is on its way. Before the cold weather arrives make sure your home is prepared for winter with our .
(January 03, 2012)
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Business growth: don’t forget the important paperwork

As a small business grows, paperwork can start to take over. When your business premises are used as office space or as a front of house location, necessary admin can start to interfere with working ..
(January 03, 2012)
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Preparing for storm weather and high winds

Simple steps can make your home far less likely to be affected by the seasons, and they don’t always have to be costly. Whilst we can’t control the weather, you can make sure that you ..
(December 22, 2011)
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How to plan your garden renovation- top 10 tips for planning a .

A whopping 41% of Brits say they would like to spend more time gardening . Our gardens are an extension of our homes; perfect for entertaining throughout summer, a haven for wildlife all year round ..
(December 21, 2011)
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Top tips for keeping fit and healthy over the festive period

Keeping fit and healthy over Christmas and New Year can be difficult; the cold weather and dark evenings, the rich foods and flow of alcohol can all hinder your motivation to head to the gym. ..
(December 16, 2011)
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What to look out for when buying a funeral plan

Death and funerals are becoming less of a taboo subject for us as a nation. A quick Google search reveals a whole host of websites, blogs and forums dedicated to discussing the best options for a ..
(December 08, 2011)
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Learn to drive in winter to improve your hazard perception ..

Winter driving can be a difficult challenge even for the most practiced drivers. Experiencing tough winter driving conditions as a learner driver will increase your knowledge and understanding of ..
(December 08, 2011)
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Top destinations in Europe for group ski holidays

One of the best ways to travel is with a group of your mates and some of the best group ski destinations in Europe are right on your doorstep! As a group ski holiday organiser, the first thing to ..
(September 22, 2011)
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Sales vs Marketing and Sales Lead Scoring

Should sales teams be allowed to “reject” leads which have been produced for them through marketing activities (which would include telemarketing)? In our view the answer is an emphatic ..
(August 17, 2011)
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Ski in the Dolomites; a UNESCO world heritage site

The Dolomites, or “Dolomiti” in Italian, is a mountain range located in the northern Italian Alps, consisting of 18 peaks which rise above 3,000 metres. The range features some of the ..
(August 17, 2011)
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Reducing liability risks – a practical guide for charities

Despite continued pressure on funding in the current economic climate, UK wide research by Ecclesiastical Charity Insurance has found that public liability remains the major area of concern for UK ..
(July 11, 2011)
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