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    Get your child into state-funded school in the UK
    Feb 21, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • big-ben-london-at-night
    What is the cost of living in London in 2018?
    Jan 25, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • house-key
    To rent in the UK, you absolutely need to have the right to rent
    Jan 19, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • young-friends-drinking-beer-at-pub
    10 interesting facts about the UK working holiday visa
    Nov 27, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • isle-of-skye-uk
    The top 10 places to visit in the UK (that are not London)
    Nov 08, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • stethoscope-uk-flag-nhs
    Moving to the UK? Here’s some great news about the NHS
    Oct 18, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • House-and-family-in-hand
    Read this before immigrating to the UK with your children
    Oct 02, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • atm-hand-cards-bank
    How to open a bank account in the UK
    Sep 14, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • big-ben-london
    Start your life in the UK the stress-free way
    Aug 21, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • Three friends having breakfast
    Roommates, budget and location: Your guide to finding accommodation in the UK
    Aug 11, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
 
 
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    5 ways to meet new people in London

    by Leanne Shrosbree | Aug 07, 2017
    As an expat, you’ll likely want to make new friends in your new home, but Londoners can be tough nuts to crack and it’s easy to feel lonely. Luckily, we’ve got these helpful hints that’ll ensure you meet like-minded people and have fun doing it.
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  • Puppy

    No pet left behind: Bring your furry friends with you to the UK

    by Leanne Shrosbree | Jul 28, 2017
    Relocating to the UK and want to bring your pet across the ocean? Here are some important tips to help get them to their new home happy and safe.
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    Stoketoberfest is upon us

    by 1st Contact | Jul 28, 2017
    As the annual Oktoberfest draws nearer, Stoke Travel have once again delivered, by preparing a great all-inclusive package. This year’s package is aimed at party-goers and like-minded individuals that are planning on heading to Munich.
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    How to get a job after you’ve arrived in the UK

    by Leanne Shrosbree | Jul 21, 2017
    Thousands of people pack their bags and head over to the UK to start a new life each year. However, unless you have plenty of savings or investments at your disposal, you’re going to need a job to get by. Here’s how to go about picking the right recruiter in the UK to help you secure the right job as most companies use agencies to secure positions.
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    How to open a UK bank account as an Australian

    by Sam Hopwood | Jul 20, 2017
    If you’d like your life in the UK to get off to a smooth start, sorting out your UK bank account is a must. Opening a UK bank account is notoriously difficult for a new arrival, thankfully we’re here to help. Read on to learn how to get your UK bank account sorted the easy way.
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  • Kids going to school

    Everything you need to know about sending your kids to school in the UK

    by Leanne Shrosbree | May 18, 2017
    Relocating your family to the UK can seem a bit daunting. Ensuring your kids find a school that is the right fit for them is important, but the UK school system is complex, and can be tricky to navigate as a first-timer. Luckily, we have a handy breakdown of the UK school system below. Read on so you can be fully prepared to make the best decision for your children.
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  • Red London bus

    Your 2017 guide to transport in London

    by Leanne Shrosbree | Apr 18, 2017
    Getting around London can be overwhelming and confusing for any newcomer, with a myriad of routes leading to any one destination. We’ve put together a quick guide to help you navigate the intricate web that is London’s transport system.
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    Do La Tomatina 2017 the easy way with Stoke Travel

    by 1st Contact | Apr 12, 2017
    Buñol is a small Spanish town just an hour from Valencia. Once a year, this sleepy city hosts the biggest tomato fight in the world – La Tomatina. This is the sauciest festival around and you don’t want to miss out on the mayhem. Our friends at Stoke Travel have made it easier than ever.
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    Just landed an interview? All you need to know about the psychometric tests you may face

    by 1st Contact | Mar 10, 2017
    This article covers everything you could ever need to know about psychometric testing. Psychometric tests are an obstacle you are likely to encounter if you are a job seeker looking for a new job or if you are interested in a career change. Different companies are referring to different tests when they say ‘psychometric test’, and this may be a little confusing for you as an applicant. That’s why I’m here to go over the ins and outs of psychometric testing with you.
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    Consider yourself an open-minded international traveller? These Spanish festivals are for you

    by 1st Contact | Feb 23, 2017
    Ready to run with bulls, party all night, help yourself to a bottomless supply of red wine and meet new international friends? Then Stoke Travel has the festivals for you.
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  • students-school-chalk-board
    Get your child into state-funded school in the UK
    Feb 21, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • big-ben-london-at-night
    What is the cost of living in London in 2018?
    Jan 25, 2018  |  by 1st Contact
  • house-key
    To rent in the UK, you absolutely need to have the right to rent
    Jan 19, 2018  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • young-friends-drinking-beer-at-pub
    10 interesting facts about the UK working holiday visa
    Nov 27, 2017  |  by John Dunn
  • isle-of-skye-uk
    The top 10 places to visit in the UK (that are not London)
    Nov 08, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • stethoscope-uk-flag-nhs
    Moving to the UK? Here’s some great news about the NHS
    Oct 18, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • House-and-family-in-hand
    Read this before immigrating to the UK with your children
    Oct 02, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • atm-hand-cards-bank
    How to open a bank account in the UK
    Sep 14, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • big-ben-london
    Start your life in the UK the stress-free way
    Aug 21, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
  • Three friends having breakfast
    Roommates, budget and location: Your guide to finding accommodation in the UK
    Aug 11, 2017  |  by Leanne Shrosbree
 
 

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