There’s life in the old dog yet!

There’s life in the old dog yet!

How old is too old to work? With the retirement age ever raising, people in the UK are having to spend longer than ever in their careers. Most of us dream of retiring in our late 50’s or early 60’s, unfortunately for a lot of us, this is all but a dream. There is...
Be Cyber Safe!

Be Cyber Safe!

Unfortunately, it is a sad fact that people are out there to scam you somehow or other.  This could be via a phone call, text message, email, social media or behind the scenes where all they need is your name and contact details. Always make sure you know who you are...
Going off with a Bang!

Going off with a Bang!

This annual event takes place on 5th November known as Guy Fawkes Night, Bonfire Night or Firework Night.  It’s the anniversary of an attempt to blow up the Houses of Parliament – this was called the Gunpowder Plot of 1605. Guy Fawkes was member of the Gunpowder...
The History of Halloween!

The History of Halloween!

Halloween as we know it today is celebrated in many western countries on 31st October, but did you know it was not always what the celebrations of today were like or originally about? The origin can be traced back to Britain, Ireland and Northern France.  Until 2,000...