Towns where buyers would benefit most from a stamp duty cut revealed

The places where homebuyers could benefit the most from a proposed stamp duty holiday have been revealed, with potential savings of up to £15,000. Rightmove looked at the stamp duty savings for areas in England where people would stand to benefit the most if the Chancellor delivers a stamp duty ‘holiday’ in his so-called mini-Budget … Read more Towns where buyers would benefit most from a stamp duty cut revealed

Head to Bristol if you want urban bustle and wild countryside on your doorstep

There’s always been a vibrancy and edginess to Bristol. I know, because I grew up there.  I adore the city’s diversity; from swanky Clifton with its grand Georgian mansions and great expanse of green known as The Downs, to Brunel’s Suspension Bridge, which has spanned the Avon Gorge for 150 years, and the arty Harbourside … Read more Head to Bristol if you want urban bustle and wild countryside on your doorstep

Create a bedroom space that adapts as your youngster grows up 

Putting together a creative and practical design scheme for a child’s bedroom that will stand the test of time is no mean feat.  But an artful blend of hardworking furniture complemented by informal, fun accents will deliver a look that can evolve along with your child.  Here are some handy hacks…  BACK TO BASICS  Though bold-coloured … Read more Create a bedroom space that adapts as your youngster grows up 

Jailbird behind the secret Blair property deal that shamed No.10 is writing his bombshell memoirs

Peter Foster’s name is invariably prefixed with the words ‘notorious conman’ — and who would disagree? In a criminal career spanning his adult life, he has earned infamy for flogging ‘miracle’ slimming products and notoriety for fleecing investors out of millions. Much of his life has been either spent in jail, absconding from jail or … Read more Jailbird behind the secret Blair property deal that shamed No.10 is writing his bombshell memoirs

Birthplace of Lord Palmerston goes on sale in London for £14.8m 

While it is not quite 10 Downing Street, prospective buyers with deep pockets can own a slice of political history as a London home that was the birthplace of former Prime Minister, Lord Palmerston, is now on the market. The six bedroom home is located in Queen Anne’s Gate, overlooking St James’s Park, an area … Read more Birthplace of Lord Palmerston goes on sale in London for £14.8m