Tag Archives: UK

UK Lifts Quarantine Rules for Vaccinated Travellers

Being fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus comes with many advantages. Apart from the reduced health risks, it also lessens the hassles for travellers, especially if they are going to or coming from international locations. In the UK, fully vaccinated individuals are no longer mandated to perform self-quarantine, as announced by the UK transport secretary Grant Shapps. The government considers …

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UK Cleaning Industry Report

Every year, The British Cleaning Council announces a data based report on the UK cleaning industry. This report is very useful for many cleaning service providers, UK workplaces, hospitals, schools, public spaces and homes. Based on the report, in this infographic we have highlighted important data on the cleaning industry mainly focuses on: Size and Growth Employment UK Cleaning Industry …

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UK Phone Secrets

In order to discover how people across the UK were really using their smartphones, mobile phone insurance brand, loveit coverit, commissioned an independent survey of 2,000 respondents, looking at various attitudes toward sexting, revenge porn, and smartphone cheating. This produced some very interesting results. One of the most shocking reveals was that 19% of young men in the UK keep …

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Most Accessible Attraction in the UK

This new infographic from Age UK Mobility is a small part of their larger study – What is the most accessible attraction in the UK? In the study, the stairlift supplier examined the top 30 attractions around the UK to determine which was most accessible across a range of features. Topping the list as most accessible were Stonehenge, Titanic Belfast, …

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Most Accessible Attraction in the UK

The latest infographic from Age UK Mobility displays the top most accessible attractions in the UK. Determined by a study from the same organisation by examining the top 30 attractions in the UK across a range of criteria, the best results were chosen. In the end, the most accessible were Stonehenge, Titanic Belfast, the National Railway Museum, Kelvingrove Art Gallery …

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Interesting Stats Regarding Electricians in the UK

Did you know the average UK electrician earns £32,315? How about that only 1% of UK electricians are female? Obviously, there is work to be done to encourage women into the profession! These are just a couple of the interesting statistics regarding electricians in the UK included in this infographic. Other topics which are covered include the employed vs self-employed …

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UK Water Statistics & Facts

United Kingdom is at risk of facing a severe water shortage after 25 years. The chief executive of the Environment Agency has said that UK would not be a wet country anymore as it will have water shortages right after 25 years due to climate change and due to the rising population in England. According to Sir James Bevan, the …

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US to UK men’s clothing translation

We tend to think that US English isn’t all that different to the lingo its British cousins speak across the pond, and that our only cultural differences are better food, some more interesting weather and a different accent. We’re pretty wrong about that! While they might not all be wearing tweed and taking cream tea every afternoon a la Downton …

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US to UK men’s clothing translation

Have you ever wondered why the British blush when you compliment their pants? You might think that the United States has a lot in common with their UK cousins across the pond, but all those different words and slight variations in vocabulary can lead to some pretty awkward misunderstandings! For instance, most British gentlemen wouldn’t be seen dead in a …

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Guide to Build a House in the UK

1) Find perfect location and land: Gather information about selected area Explore with land listing agencies Choose a plot according to budget Consider important amenities like proximity to shopping and medical facilities etc. 2) Choose build method: DIY- save around 30-40% on the total price Self managed with subcontractor Main Contractor with Subcontractors Main contractor who manages everything 3) Choose …

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