Putting our best foot forward: careers and COVID-19 – 16 /10/2020

Originally published by Your 4 at Channel 4. Link here: https://weareyour4.tumblr.com/post/632143564127830016/putting-our-best-foot-forward-careers-and Among many changes, Covid-19 and the consequent national lockdown has caused a dramatic increase in unemployment figures for 16-25 year olds. People in this age group are finishing college, graduating from university and seeking entry level job positions. Searching for jobs seems impossible, and …

University of Gloucestershire Students’ Union Welcome Week copywriting

Commissioned to complete some freelance copywriting for The SU's 2020 Welcome week. Here's the link to the work on their website. Comedy Night  The Scallywags Comedy club are hosting a comedy night to welcome you to our fantastic university and Students’ Union! With socially distanced seating, and top-notch jokes, the event promises to be fantastic! …

Graduate Life: A bump in the road – 01/07/2020 for NewGrad

University. Graduation. Job. That’s exactly how I had mapped out my 2020. But campus closed down, graduation was postponed, and the start date for my job has been moved back. Furlough and possible redundancies are words that are striking fear in the hearts of all upcoming university graduates. However, Covid-19 and the consequent lockdown should …

Cambridge residents rank pubs as most important local amenity – 25/06/19 for Bidwells and in Cambridge Independent

A recent survey has revealed that homebuyers in Cambridgeshire value being within walking distance to local amenities, with pubs coming out on top as most important. Pubs are an integral part of the Great British community, more than one in two respondents said that living in walking distance of a pub was important to them. …

Women in Business (in IQ Magazine, Velvet and the Cambridge Independent) Sept/Oct 2019

Bidwells Residential Agency’s team includes fifteen of Bidwells’ strongest women who assist the business to provide unrivalled service for the sale and letting of a wide range of properties.  Residential agency comprises Sales, Lettings and New Homes all of who aim to provide an industry leading service for their clients.  Rebecca Wilson’s journey from Secretary …

How to find the right balance between your office and you spare room – 02/12/19 (Blog on behalf of Bidwells LLP)

In this blog, we’re tackling the age-old question of, ‘office or guest room?’ Most first-time buyers are left disheartened when they can’t get exactly what they want in their first home due to restrictive budgets. We have to be crafty and clever with how we use the available space, by adapting rooms to be multipurpose but still …

How to make your home bright and light – 30/09/19 (Blog on behalf of Bidwells LLP)

You’ve found your perfect home, it’s in a lovely location and has great garden. The only problem is that the rooms feel a little dark. Not enough natural light? No problem! Mirrors, soft furnishings, and lamps can help increase the light in your living room. Having a well-lit room and atmosphere to relax in is …

Decluttering and storage hacks – 09/09/2019 (Blog on behalf of Bidwells LLP)

We live in an age where not everything is made to last, we are encouraged to buy more, spend more – but throw less away. We are a nation of hoarders and it's time to take action. One trend that is hitting the nation’s homes this year is decluttering. We don’t need to wait for a …

Herb planters in the home – 16/09/19 (Blog on behalf of Bidwells LLP)

Kitchens are the busiest room and hub of your home, but they’re often neglected in terms of interior design. If getting your kitchen redone is a bit over your budget, an easy and affordable way to freshen up your kitchen is by having planters filled with a variety of different herbs. Herbs are available in a variety …