Welcome to our June newsletter. With the Met Office predicting a summer of unsettled weather, it’s time to be prepared for both rain and shine! June is reportedly the month with the most daylight hours all year, so fingers crossed for a sustained period of sun soon! This month, we will see how the [...]
Welcome to our May newsletter, With Spring in full swing, let’s enjoy some fun facts about May before heading into the monthly news: the month launches with May Day, celebrated in England for over 2,000 years and traditionally involving morris dancing, crowning a May Queen and dancing around a maypole. In 1545, a 100 [...]
Welcome to our April Newsletter. Easter is upon us! To celebrate, here are not one but two fun facts about the holiday. First, the art of painting eggs originates from Ukraine and is called pysanka. Second, the tallest chocolate Easter egg ever was made in Italy in 2011; at 34 feet tall and weighing [...]
Welcome to our February newsletter. Following on from last month’s introduction, if you’re still persevering with a New Year’s resolution, an extra special congratulations to you. And if you’re one of the many people trying vegan, you may be interested to know that one of the old English names for February is kale-Monath (cabbage [...]
Happy New Year! Welcome to our first newsletter of 2019. We hope you had a chance for some rest and relaxation over the Christmas break (although for those of you with young families, this may have been tough!). You might be currently trying to stick to a New Year’s resolution. If you’ve lasted this [...]
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In June 2018, despite a fear of heights, Sue took up a challenge to ride the Zip World Penrhyn Quarry, North Wales zipping down the fastest and longest Zip wire in Europe reaching speeds well in excess of 100mph. Funds were raised this year for Trust House Lancashire, supporting victims of Monies raised.
The latest Financial Wellness Index has revealed that people with very little savings and those who are struggling to pay their bills are also those who are suffering from poor health. Conversely, those enjoying good health are more likely to experience a higher level of financial wellness. The findings raise the question of whether working [...]
Bill to the Bank of Mum and Dad could reach £6.5bn A recent report has suggested that the ‘Bank of Mum and Dad’ will be lending their children over £6.5 billion this year in order to help them onto the property ladder. The projected figure is around £1.5 billion higher than the £5 billion loaned [...]
Richard Harrington, who was made pensions secretary by Theresa May soon after she assumed office as Prime Minister in July last year, recently wrote an article for This Is Money divulging his spending tips for 2017. It’s a piece littered with what could be called ‘financial advice’, so what does the new minister recommend we [...]