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United Kingdom

Selected Websites for this area

Business & Economy

BBC: Business
The British Broadcasting Corporation website featuring economy statistics and market reports from the United Kingdom. With continuously updated articles on both national and international news along with company information and money advice.

Reuters is a business news hub for the country and provides the latest updates for events in the financial, investing, business and economic sectors. With breakdowns of the UK sectors and industries and analysis’ and opinions of key industry experts.

Actual Business
Business directory of UK brick and motar businesses organised by location and industry.

UK Business Franchises
A comprehensive directory providing listings of the top franchise opportunities for sale in the UK, with Franchise Information and free franchise packs available.

Shoreditch Office Space
Serviced office space available for rent in London's vibrant Tech City and surrounds.

Naughty Pug Events
Party planners for private and corporate events in London.


The Conservation Foundation
The Conservation Foundation is an organisation that promotes positive environmental news, action and awareness. The website provides information on the institution's projects and awards along with advice on how people can help the foundation and generally be more environmental conscious.

National Parks
The National Parks website acts as an information resource for the national parks in the Britain. With maps of all national parks, outdoor activity ideas and recent press releases. Beautifully designed website with easy navigation features.

Science & Education

Department for Education
This is the official website for the Department for Education, a governmental body that is responsible for children's services and education for the country. With information on the ministerial team, current news events, the National Curriculum, school databases and much more.

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
The EPSRC is the key government agency that is involved in funding research and postgraduate training in engineering and the physical sciences. The website contains funding details and specifics, news and events, recent publications and information on how to apply for funding.

Arts & Creative

The National Gallery
The National Gallery is home to the national collection of Western European paintings from the 13th- 19th centuries. The website has information about current exhibitions, events and about the paintings and artists themselves.

Museum Of London
The Museum of London is one of the world’s largest urban history museums and there are almost 2 million objects and artifacts in its care. The museum is home to the biggest archaeological archive in the whole of Europe.

Exploring the Region

Visit Britain
Visit Britain is the official tourism guide for the region and has information about destinations, things to do, current events, accommodation, transport and cultural reviews. With portals to other tourism websites and a wealth of travel tips, this is your one stop site to discovering Britain.

UK Travel Guide
This website is considered to be the internets most complete information resource for the times, places, events and people of British history. The website has a wealth of information on British history, the history of the church, biographies, travel guides and timelines.

Hotels West Midlands
A comprehensive hotel accommodation search and booking facility for West Midlands.

Boat Parties London
Boat Party London offer private boat hire on the River Thames in London for all types of party and celebration events.


International Removals Glasgow
Established international removal firms in Glasgow well known locally for honest, speed and the great care. Abroad moving Glasgow.

Driving Schools
Offers help and advice for beginner drivers. Find out about driving lessons in your local area, car insurance, and how to stay safe on the road.

The Sale Room
A free directory of UK auctions, auctioneers, trade & wholesale suppliers, antiques dealers, venues & centres.

Carpenter Luton
Online resource for carpenters in St Albans, Harpenden, Hemel Hempstead or Luton.

Cleaning Company London
Cleaning company based in London. SABP cleaning services is staffed by experienced cleaners for the best domestic, office and commercial cleaning results in London.