JW & Co clinch Property Award Posted On 29 March 2019

All of us here at JW & Co are proud to announce that we have just won The British Property Award for Bushey! The British Property Awards provide agents throughout the UK with an invaluable opportunity to compare the service that they provide against the service provided by their local, regional and national competition. Agents …

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EU to stop the clocks changing, but what does it have to do with Coldplay? Posted On 29 March 2019

The clocks usually go forward an hour on the last Sunday of March and then back an hour on the last Sunday of October as part of Daylight Saving Time (DST) – so don’t forget to put your clocks forward an hour this Sunday! The clock change was introduced during WW1 by Germany, to save …

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Smart technology for the home Posted On 27 March 2019

In-home smart technology is becoming increasingly popular, and here we explain why   Technology and its development have, to an extent, defined the modern age in which we live. Almost everything we do is in some way determined by technology. Over the past ten years, smart technology has been growing faster. It has settled down …

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Vegan recipes ideas Posted On 25 March 2019

The biggest food craze at the moment is vegan, with many opting for a vegan diet. Here are some great recipe ideas – whether you’re a full-time or part-time vegan!   Margherita Pizza Vegans don’t need to miss out on the joys of pizza with this vegan friendly margherita pizza   500g strong white bread …

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World’s most expensive cities revealed Posted On 22 March 2019

UK cities have risen up the list, but it’s a three-way tie at the top for the most expensive cities in the world!   This year, for the first time in its thirty-year history, the Economist Intelligence Unit’s (EIU) Worldwide Cost-of-Living Survey has Paris, Singapore and Hong Kong in joint place at number one.   …

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The meaning of hygge.. Posted On 20 March 2019

With stress levels rising in many countries around the world, how have the Danes managed to top the polls as the happiest people on the planet?  One of the major reasons is attributed to Hygge; but what is it?     Hygge (pronounced Hue-Guh) is a Danish word which is used to describe a special …

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Road to UEFA EURO 2020 Posted On 18 March 2019

March 2019 sees the start of the qualifying fixtures for the UEFA EURO 2020, with the qualifying fixtures running up until November 2019     Next year’s tournament will see some changes to the competition including the tournament being hosted in 12 countries with the final taking place at Wembley Stadium. None of the 12 …

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St Patrick’s Day celebrations! Posted On 15 March 2019

On Sunday 17th March, St Patrick’s Day will be upon us and it seems that everyone – not just the Irish – celebrate this day, including in other countries as far away as the US and Australia.  So, who was St Patrick?     St Patrick was a Christian missionary given credit with converting Ireland …

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The best fruit and vegetables to grow in your own garden Posted On 13 March 2019

Spring is generally considered the best time of the year to start sowing your vegetables and fruits, so here’s our guide to sowing some of the most popular edibles in your own garden or balcony     Garlic   There isn’t much space required to grow your garlic. Simply plant each garlic clove alongside each …

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Perfect gifts for her Posted On 11 March 2019

With Mother’s Day coming up on 31st March, here we feature some of our favourite finds that are sure to make her smile!     Sanctuary Spa Be Kind To Yourself Gift A trio of indulgent moisturisers to help transform skin from being thirsty, to super hydrated, soft and supple. Includes: Body Butter 50ml, Wet …

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Finding a balanced lifestyle that works for you Posted On 08 March 2019

For your body to be able to work properly, it needs the balance of a good diet, exercise and enough sleep. Too much of anything is bad, so allow us to help you get that balance right with this guide   With the Christmas and New Year celebrations well and truly gone, many of us …

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Clean your home without chemicals Posted On 06 March 2019

You can’t put a price on having a nice, clean home. Thankfully, there are lots of cleaning hacks without using chemicals,  in case you are worried about your children being within reach or if you simply don’t have a bottle of cleaner handy when you need it!     Most things can miraculously be cleaned …

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A star is born Posted On 04 March 2019

It’s no real surprise that the hugely successful, ‘A Star is Born’, has led the way in most Oscar predictions since its release in August 2018. And with its DVD release on 11th February 2019, it’s bound to attract even more fans   A Star is Born is a remake of the 1937 film of …

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St David: The patron saint of Wales Posted On 01 March 2019

People around the world celebrate St David’s Day on the 1st March every year. But, who is St David and why is he celebrated?   St David is the patron saint of Wales. His exact date of birth is unknown but is believed to have been around 500 AD. The legend goes he was born …

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