Ten Most Common Road Traffic Offences In The UK

February 9, 2014 by  
Filed under Motoring Law, Transport

Top Ten Motoring Offences

General Practice Solicitors who deal with multiple areas of criminal law often aren’t fully familiar with the intricate legal arguments that can be put forward on your behalf if you have been accused of any of the road traffic offences below;

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Failing to provide driver information

s.172 driver information requests are sent to registered keepers of vehicles following a road traffic offence.

The penalty for not returning this request is six penalty points on your driving licence.

You have 2 possible defence options, Read more

The E-Cigarette Debate – What is Their Future?

April 9, 2013 by  
Filed under Family and Personal, Technology

The E-Cigarette Debate

Smoking kills as we are often reminded. It’s a fact that all smokers are familiar with.You are more likely to die from cancer if you smoke cigarettes on a regular basis. Recent articles in the press and online have been becoming increasingly vocal about the potential dangers of electronic cigarettes.Cigarette manufacturers around the world have considerable influence over policy makers across the globe.

If our government truly had our interests foremost in their minds, they would save us from ourselves and ban cigarettes from sale in the UK. They have legislated in order to ‘save us’ from far less dangerous products and activities.

In the UK we have a Government that is prepared to risk strangling industry with health and safety red tape in order to mitigate a small risk to workers, while at the same time ignoring the 100,000 annual deaths that are caused by smoking. Tobacco currently earns the Government £12.1 Billion annually, and that money Read more

Guest Blogging Guidelines – How to Start Guest Blogging

Guest Blogging Guidelines

Guest blogging is a fantastic way to build traffic to your website or blog. Guest blogging is becoming a very popular way to increase your popularity by building links from high quality guest blogs to your content.

Important points for guest blogging;

  • Do not automate your guest blogging process
  • Write high quality, unique content for each submission
  • Focus on niche themed guest blogs
  • Use different link text from each guest post

How to Find Guest Blogging Sites

You can find suitable blogs that Read more

How to Increase your Blog Traffic

January 16, 2013 by  
Filed under Technology

How to Increase your Blog Traffic

 

The best way to make your blog successful is to increase your blog traffic. There are several ways to do this, but the most successful in the long term is to get either search engine traffic or social media traffic to your individual posts by optimizing your posts for the main keywords that each post is discussing.

The most popular free WordPress plugin for optimizing content is ‘SEO by Yoast’ which will make sure that all of our posts are optimized for search. It is very easy to use.

If you make sure that each post complies with Yoast recommendations then it will stand a chance to rank well.

All it then needs is to have a few backlinks Read more

How to Handle a Break up

December 31, 2012 by  
Filed under Family and Personal

Anger, grief, bitterness, sadness, and relief are among the many feelings you may have when relationships Break Up.

When you’re faced with the break up of a romantic relationship, your emotions and thoughts may be so confused that it’s hard to keep track of whether you are relieved or heartbroken. In the wake of a break up or divorce, you can reasonably expect to feel grief, anger, bitterness, or even excitement about a new future.

After the Break up: Moving On

Whether you are the heart breaker or the heartbroken, once the break up is final and the divorce papers are signed, you have to move on. “The No. 1 thing is you have to face reality. Some people will Read more

stress symptoms Causes & Relief

December 31, 2012 by  
Filed under Employment, Family and Personal

Stress symptoms

Stress affects us all. You may notice Stress symptoms when disciplining your kids, during busy times at work, when managing your finances or when coping with a challenging relationship. Stress is everywhere. While a little stress is OK — some stress is actually beneficial — too much stress can wear you down and make you sick, both mentally and physically.

The first step to controlling stress is to know the Stress symptoms, but recognising stress symptoms may be harder than you think. Most of us are so used to being stressed, we often don’t know we are Read more

Fire Detection Systems

Fire Detection Systems

An automatic Fire Detection Systems is designed to detect the unwanted presence of fire by monitoring environmental changes associated with combustion. In general, a fire alarm system is classified as either automatically actuated, manually actuated, or both.

Automatic fire alarm systems are intended to notify the building occupants to evacuate in the event of a fire or other emergency, report the event to an off-premises location in order to summon emergency services, and to prepare the structure and associated systems to control the spread of fire Read more

How much does it rain in the UK?

December 28, 2012 by  
Filed under Outdoor and Garden

Where gets the most rain?

Statistically, the wettest part of the UK is the western Highlands in Scotland, which get over three metres of rainfall a year.

Other rainy parts of the UK include:

  • North west England – especially the Lake District in Cumbria and western facing slopes of the Pennines.
  • Western and central Wales – particularly the mountainous Snowdonia region in the north.
  • South west England – mainly the higher elevation areas of Dartmoor, Exmoor and Bodmin moor.
  • Parts of Northern Ireland.

These areas all have common characteristics, given their high Read more

Tips for Giving a Tattoo as a Present

December 28, 2012 by  
Filed under Family and Personal

Tattoo

You might be thinking of giving that special someone in your life the gift of a tattoo for Christmas, a birthday or other significant holiday or occasion. As a fan of body art myself, I would consider this the perfect present. There are a few things, however, that you should consider before taking this step so your gift of love doesn’t land you in the doghouse.

DON’T just take them to a tattoo shop with a blindfold over their eyes and say, “Surprise!” This will more than likely scare the recipient half to death. Getting a tattoo is a big decision Read more

Height Chart For Kids

December 28, 2012 by  
Filed under Family and Personal

Personalised wooden height chart come in a range of fun designs, your child will love getting measured regularly to see how much they’ve grown.

Not just a measure of how tall your child has grown, our height chart and growth charts are a colourful, fun addition to any child’s room.

Children grow so fast! These personalised height charts are a lovely way to chart your child’s growth and make fabulous gift ideas.

A brilliant way to accessories a kids’ bedroom and a lovely keepsake that you can Read more