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Couple getting ready to watch film outdoors

Friday, 07 August 2020

How to create your own outdoor cinema

Watching a good film is a lovely way to round off a warm summer’s day. And what could be better than doing your viewing al fresco, by fashioning a cinema in your own garden? Here’s how you can create your own outdoor cinema.

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Smiley man driving car with woman in the passenger seat

Thursday, 18 June 2020

A guide to getting back behind the wheel

Returning to the road after a break can be a daunting experience. Whether it’s been a while since you passed your test or you’ve simply taken a break from driving, there's plenty you can do to rebuild your confidence and return to the road safely.

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Man cooking a barbeque

Thursday, 14 May 2020

Keep your home safe from fire

As people spend more time in their homes, fire fighters are warning of the importance of fire safety and of the increased risk of fires in the home from common causes such as cooking, smoking, and heating. Here are some simple things everyone can do to help reduce the risk of fire.

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Car dashboard with warning lights

Tuesday, 28 April 2020

Bad driving habits that can damage your car

Over time, many drivers develop bad habits without even realising it. You might think they’re harmless, but some of them pose safety risks and may also damage your car. Here are a few bad habits that you may not be aware of:

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Mum working from home with baby

Wednesday, 08 April 2020

Top tips for working from home

Working from home - perhaps with other family members around - can be tricky at first. But a little bit of preparation goes a long way. Here are some top tips to help you make the most of your new daily routine.

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A silver pan on a hob

Thursday, 02 April 2020

Our fire safety checklist

Home fires can happen when you least expect them and the effects can be devastating. Thankfully, there are plenty of steps you can take to reduce the danger of fire in your home, especially at night, when the risk is greatest.

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