Getting the garden ready for Spring

Getting the garden ready for Spring

Posted: April 17, 2020   •   Posted in: Just for fun

Here are a few tips to help revitalise your garden or outdoor space, just in time for the warmer months!   The right grounding Before you purchase new flowers and shrubs to zhoosh up your garden, it is important to have an idea of the soil that you will be planting in. Different plants will […]

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Top cybersecurity tips on how to stay secure whilst working online

Top cybersecurity tips on how to stay secure whilst working online

Posted: April 16, 2020   •   Posted in: Local Interest

With more people than ever before working from home, there will likely be an increase in online security threats, making it more important than ever to take the right precautions. We have put together some cybersecurity tips to ensure that you are able to work remotely and safely throughout the current period and beyond. Key […]

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We look back at Leo Bignell’s cardboard figure exhibition

We look back at Leo Bignell’s cardboard figure exhibition

Posted: April 14, 2020   •   Posted in: Local Interest

Essex-based Leo Bignell, a 16-year-old student at St Joseph’s College in Ipswich, held his first solo exhibition, at the end of last year, of his cardboard sculptures at Turners menswear shop in Colchester. What’s unusual about his sculptures, apart from the fact that they are made from cardboard, is the drama, intensity and realism of […]

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Top tips for a swift spring clean

Top tips for a swift spring clean

Posted: March 31, 2020   •   Posted in: General News

Whether the lighter days and warmer weather have got you in the mood for a post-winter spruce up or you’re looking to get your home presentable for a spring sale, we have some tips for cleaning your home. Declutter The first and hardest step in the entire process. It’s vital you take a brutal stance […]

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8 ideas on how to keep your children entertained at home

8 ideas on how to keep your children entertained at home

Posted: March 30, 2020   •   Posted in: General News

During these unusual circumstances, it is essential to keep your children’s minds active, as well as ensuring that they exert some physical energy. We have compiled a list of resources and activities which should help fill the days… Carol Vorderman’s maths resources Since the Government chose to close schools for the masses, Carol Vorderman’s online […]

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Essential tips for working from home

Essential tips for working from home

Posted: March 28, 2020   •   Posted in: General News

But for the majority of the nation, the current climate has caused us to quickly adapt our working practices to home working for the safety of ourselves and those around us. In doing this, it is important to create healthy working practices to maintain motivation and routine throughout the day. We’ve gained advice from those […]

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COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

Posted: March 27, 2020   •   Posted in: General News

However, you can still contact us using the office numbers and email addresses and we will be providing regular updates and articles to our mailing list and on social media. To receive updates email us to register your details or follow us on Facebook and Instagram. For our landlords and those renting; to conform with […]

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We are operating a business as usual policy

We are operating a business as usual policy

Posted: March 18, 2020   •   Posted in: General News

We are therefore following Government advice carefully, and have issued our staff members with guidelines to ensure that they are taking the right precautions. We are operating a business as usual policy, and will make any necessary changes to our practices should the situation require us to do so. The whole team at David Burr remain absolutely […]

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