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Protecting Your Pets This Christmas. Boxer dog laying on his side with a santa hat placed on top of his head

Protecting Your Pets This Christmas

Christmas can be a hazardous time for our four legged friends and with all the excitement we need to take extra care to keep them safe and well. So beware of the following hazards in order to avoid a “Nightmare Before (During & After) Christmas”; Christmas tree: Ensure your tree is secured, cats love to […]

Staying Safe at Christmas. Close up of Christmas tree with bauble in focus

Staying Safe at Christmas

Christmas is a time your home is likely to be filled with friends and family. In the excitement of it all, accidents can happen. More than 80,000 people attend A&E with Christmas related injuries each year. With a little care and planning, most accidents can be avoided. Tree According to RoSPA about 1,000 people each […]

The Living Years by the London Hospices Choir and Paul Carrack. Help us make this UK Christmas Number 1

Christmas Number 1

Help us make ‘The Living Years’ by The London Hospices choir and Paul Carrack UK Christmas number 1 this year. Today is the big day! Greetings pop pickers, straight into the charts at number 11 we have a heartwarming single The Living Years by the London Hospices Choir and Paul Carrick. Help raise funds and […]

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Afternoon Tea at St Christopher’s Hospice with HRH Princess Alexandra

As a keen supporter, we were absolutely delighted to be invited to Afternoon Tea at St. Christopher’s Hospice in South London on Wednesday 14th December 2016. Attended by approximately 100 supporters, friends and patients, the occasion was made even more special by the arrival of the charity’s Patron; HRH Princess Alexandra who had been making […]

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A Guide to Buying Your Christmas Tree

A guide to buying a Christmas tree and keeping it looking good over the holiday period. There is nothing like the nostalgic scent of a real Christmas tree but with so many types and varieties, finding your perfect Christmas tree can be a challenge. We have listed the most popular varieties available and our top […]

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Protecting Your Home this Winter

Every year numerous accidents and millions of pounds worth of damage are caused by the colder weather. By planning ahead and taking some basic precautions, the effects of the damage can be minimised or averted altogether. How to be prepared Have a ‘charged’ torch to hand in case of a power cut or emergency during […]

Winter Driving Tips. Interior view from the inside of a car looking out onto a winter scene of a motorway

Winter Driving Tips

Driving in winter is very different to other times of the year, bad weather conditions and longer periods of darkness can make even familiar roads treacherous and unpredictable. When planning on driving in adverse conditions listen to the weather warnings and ask yourself if your trip is really necessary. If travel is unavoidable, ensure everything […]

Brownhill Insurance Group & Bounce Life at their December networking event at Aqua Bar & Grill

Brownhill Insurance Group & Bounce Life – Networking Lunch

Friday 2nd December saw host to what could well become the annual ‘festive season opener’, and the place to be for Bromley business owners. Brownhill Insurance Group & Bounce Life entertained a merry crowd of over 70 guests on East Street, Bromley for a three-course lunch at Aqua Bar & Grill. With friends, colleagues and […]

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The Invisible Property Protection System

Not to be confused with the drink, Smartwater is an innovative forensic marking system used to mark property in an attempt to reduce burglaries. Invented in 1993 by Phil Cleary; a former West Midlands police officer and his brother Mike Cleary; a chartered chemist operating out of their garage, they have grown to an internationally […]

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Your Rights: Credit Card Protection

Here is the second edition of our ‘Your Rights’ series where we inform you of your legal rights as a consumer. Section 75 of the Consumer Credit Act 1974; an important but forgotten by many UK law. Pay in part or full for something in person or online (in the UK or for delivery from […]