was successfully added to your cart.




cafes in shoreditch

Five great places for coffee in Shoreditch

By | general | No Comments

Shoreditch is a fabulous mix of small businesses, entrepreneurs and large companies, all mixing together in an exciting blend of creativity. All that inspiration needs fuel, so we’ve put together some of our favourite places to visit nearby for a coffee catch up or a lovely lunch. Paper and Cup, Calvert Street Looking for inspiration? Then where else to meet than in this quirky café surrounded by literary works. The Paper and Cup is a not-for-profit social enterprise that offers…

Read More
Goal setting on notebook

Tips to beat the January blues

By | general | No Comments

The festive season is ending – a whole new year beckons. But the first few weeks are always a bit of a drag. Not only are you back at work, but it’s winter, the days are damp and the evenings are dark. So, what can you do to beat the January blues? Set some goals  They might be personal ones or business ones – but having goals gives you something to work towards, and some motivation. Create a series of…

Read More
Old vinyl records collectibles urban locker storage

Top five collectables – collecting, and keeping, treasures of the future

By | general, Home, Top Tips | No Comments

  Collecting, for some, might be just a fad that goes away as you grow out of your childhood. Remember the buzz you felt getting those football stickers, POGS, trolls, beanie bears or Top Trump cards from the 80s and early 90s. Each time we’d beg our parents or stumble through household chores for some extra pocket money to buy more – and then trade them with friends or keep them as something to treasure. Until the next collectable fad…

Read More
children playing on climbing frame

Make the most of the summer holidays in London

By | general, Top Tips | No Comments

We are already part way through the summer holidays and by now I’m sure the children are getting as edgy as the adults. With the hot weather looking like it’s here to stay, now’s the time to make the most of a staycation in London Experience a city farm There are plenty of city farms for the whole family to enjoy – and they don’t need to cost the earth. Children and parents can enjoy seeing a touch of the…

Read More
volunteers collecting courier bags from Urban Locker self storage

Help reduce food waste with The Felix Project

By | general | No Comments

Have you ever thought about volunteering? If you have spare time, or want to meet new people, it’s a great way of getting involved in your local community. In fact, these are just 2 reasons why people volunteer. 49% of people say they volunteer in order to help people, while other reasons include learning new skills or because the cause was important personally. Sometimes it’s just a matter of finding the right job. How about getting out and about on…

Read More
lady at till in charity shop

Finding hidden gems in charity shops

By | general, students | No Comments

If you are a natural bargain hunter, enjoy having a rummage to find a worthy treasure, or love the chase, a charity shop can be a goldmine of fun and winning finds. Labels, designed clothing and as-good-as-new gifts – once you start looking, you might just get addicted. If there is one thing London has plenty of, it’s charity shops – and plenty of people who have finished their spring clean, donating clothes that are as good as new. Remember, charity shops…

Read More