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United Kingdom - A diverse land, the United Kingdom combines the cultural treasures of Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales with England's charm. Experience London, enjoy thatched cottages and village pubs, or explore wild Celtic landscapes.

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Oliver Heslop

  Join Expat Focus For December Drinks In Aid Of Central London Samaritans

Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

On the 8th of December 2015, Expat Focus will be holding an evening of drinks in aid of Central London Samaritans.

This will present a great chance to meet other expats living in London, grab a beer or a glass of wine, and show your support for Samaritans. Plus, the first drink is on us!

The event will start at 7pm at the Phoenix, Cavendish Square, London W1G 0PP.   more ...

  Lonely In London? You're Not Alone.

Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

Moving abroad is a brilliant way to immerse yourself in a new culture and give your life a makeover. Many expats decide to make the move for reasons related to their careers, perhaps being relocated by their companies, or to set up their own business in a place where the overheads are lower than they would have been at home. Others move to retire, to provide a higher standard of education for their children, or simply for a change of scenery.   more ...

  Interview With Kerry Chislett, Senior Business Development Manager, Pickfords

Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

Kerry, tell us a bit about yourself. What's your background, and how did you come to work at Pickfords?

I’m an expat myself; I followed my heart to come to the UK from New Zealand, to join my wife and childhood sweetheart, so one could call me a ‘stealth expat’! Prior to that I lived and worked in South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and America.   more ...

  London - Recommended Blogs

Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we’re taking a look at London, UK and some of the blogs that might be useful for expats there.

Girl Gone London

The blog of an expat who moved to the UK from Florida, and now lives in a village just outside London, Girl Gone London contains a wealth of information for expats.   more ...

  Finding Your First Expat Home In London: A Brief Guide

Articles - United Kingdom (UK)

Househunting is a challenging task wherever you are. From the first time you fly the nest, to the first time you buy a house, and all the renting and flatsharing in between, finding a place to live is rarely straightforward.

For many expats, England's capital city is a dream destination. A multicultural city filled with opportunity, boasting quick transport links around Europe, surrounded by countryside and a short train ride away from the sea, it can seem like a great place to begin an expat life.   more ...


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