All you need to know about Stamp Duty this year Posted On 05 May 2021

All the dates you need to know for when the Stamp Duty Holiday ends   Last July, the government introduced the Stamp Duty Holiday which raised the level at which stamp duty needed to be paid to £500k, effectively removing stamp duty for a large percentage of buyers, however, the deadline of the 30th June …

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Making the most of Screen Free Week Posted On 04 May 2021

God knows we’ve all been indulging in a massive amount of screen time over the last year and a half or so, so what a perfect time, then, to celebrate Screen-Free Week!   Screen Free Week is an annual event which campaigns to have screens turned off and life turned on. Blue light is what …

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Spring bank holiday ideas Posted On 30 April 2021

This spring bank holiday is going to be a special one; it’s going to be one for us all to let our over-grown hair down and have fun in the sunshine and bask in our freedoms!   London. London, in essence, is everything and anything you want it to be. No two trips to London …

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International Dance Day 2021 Posted On 29 April 2021

Celebrate thousands of years of dance today   International Dance Day is a global celebration of dance that was created by the main partner for the performing arts of UNESCO – the Dance Committee of the International Theatre Institute (ITI). The day is celebrated annually on April 29, which happens to be the birth anniversary …

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Busiest-ever housing market; but what does it mean for buyers and sellers Posted On 28 April 2021

Homes are selling faster than ever right now, which is pushing up house prices…   It’s official. From stats from Rightmove, it has been confirmed that the property market is the busiest it has ever been with more houses sold in a week in April than ever before, and a record 9.3 million visits to …

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National Gardening Week Posted On 27 April 2021

It’s National Gardening Week, so let’s have a look at some jobs to do in the garden   Spring is fully underway. There should be no more frosts and the temperature is steadily getting warmer, which is bliss for your garden. With more sunshine, your plants should get stronger and healthier and the colours should …

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Oscars 2021: All the winners Posted On 26 April 2021

Brits star at this year’s Oscars   With the delays to so many films that were due out last year, this year’s Oscars were always going to be a little surreal, however, the Brits stood strong and took home a good selection of awards. The big winner of the evening was Nomadland, which scooped three …

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