Average UK House Price Hits Record £250,000


Average UK House Price Hits Record £250,000

House prices have hit a record high in April 2022, but the property market is showing signs of slowing as homes take longer to sell and more asking prices are reduced. he average cost of a UK home has broken through the £250,000 barrier for the first time to stand at a record of £250,200….

UK Launches New Visa for World’s Top Graduates


UK Launches New Visa for World’s Top Graduates

Graduates from the world’s top colleges, who are still early on in their careers, will now be able to apply for a short-term visa to stay and work in the U.K. From Monday, the U.K. government has said people who have graduated, in the last five years, from one of the eligible leading universities listed…

Chelsea Flower Show Opens to Public in London


Chelsea Flower Show Opens to Public in London

The annual Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Chelsea Flower Show is a pilgrimage for garden enthusiasts from around the globe. Described as the world’s most celebrated garden show, it is a landmark event for hobbyists and industry insiders alike. Garden-lovers schedule vacations in the U.K. each May to attend this spectacle of horticulture in fashionable West…

National Statistics: UK House
Prices in March Increased 9.8%


National Statistics: UK HousePrices in March Increased 9.8%

House prices in the UK have increased 9.8% in March on an annual basis, with the average property in the UK being valued at £278,000, according to the latest UK house price index data from the Office for National Statistics. The data found that house prices in the UK have decreased from 11.3% in February…

London Corinthia Hotel Offers Two-night Platinum Jubilee Stay for £48,000


London Corinthia Hotel Offers Two-night Platinum Jubilee Stay for £48,000

Now less than a month away, the Platinum Jubilee presents a right royal opportunity for London’s hotels to cash in on the nation celebrating the Queen’s 70 years on the throne. One five-star hotel, the swish Corinthia in Whitehall Place, has created a two-night stay during the bank holiday that is so luxurious any member…

Elizabeth Line: Queen Makes Surprise Visit to Paddington Station


Elizabeth Line: Queen Makes Surprise Visit to Paddington Station

The Queen has made a surprise visit to see the new Elizabeth line at London’s Paddington Station. The 96-year-old monarch joined her youngest son the Earl of Wessex for the official visit, in what Buckingham Palace described as a “happy development”. It was not known whether she would be able to attend – partly because…

UK Annual Cost of Renting to Climb by as Much as £1,500


UK Annual Cost of Renting to Climb by as Much as £1,500

In just 12 months, the average UK tenant could be paying £800 more a year in rent, according to the latest research by Ocasa, the rental platform specialising in affordable homes that don’t compromise on quality. Following a turbulent pandemic period, the UK rental market is back on track and the analysis of rental market…

World’s First eVTOL Vertiport Opens in United Kingdom


World’s First eVTOL Vertiport Opens in United Kingdom

Set to be the first of many, business leaders from Urban-Air Port and Supernal gathered Monday to open Air-One, the world’s first eVTOL vertiport, in Coventry, United Kingdom. Urban-Air Port, a U.K.-based ground infrastructure developer, demonstrated the world’s first fully operational eVTOL hub in cooperation with Hyundai Motor Group’s urban air mobility division, Supernal. With…

The best places to live in the UK for 2022 have been revealed


The best places to live in the UK for 2022 have been revealed

Every year, the Sunday Times shines a light on some of the best places to reside in the UK. And the rankings for this year have just dropped – and they are guaranteed to offer you plenty of destination inspiration if you’re thinking of a move in the near future. To form the list, experts…

London Crossrail: Elizabeth Line Due to Open on 24 May


London Crossrail: Elizabeth Line Due to Open on 24 May

The delayed and over-budget Crossrail project will finally open this month, Transport for London (TfL) has said. The Abbey Wood to Paddington section will open to passengers on 24 May, although initially trains will not run on Sundays or call at Bond Street. Known as the Elizabeth line, it was meant to start running in…