The Difference Between Private Schools and Public Schools


When it comes to the choice of a good school for their children, increasingly more people are now looking at private schools as being the better option as compared to public schools. Most of the time, the advantages of a private school are more than obvious, despite the costs for some of these privately operated schools.

Prep schools and boarding schools in particular can be a good choice for families who want to ensure that their children are being taken care of well while allowing the parents to go on with their jobs.

According to recent surveys taken in the United Kingdom, one of the reasons given why some families prefer their children visiting a private school is that more than half of the U.K.’s private schools happen to be single gender schools, together with the more-obvious reasons such as that a private school most of the time will mean better grades and therefore better career chances.

Not surprisingly, the reasons given in those surveys are not simply opinion. According to statistics, most of the U.K.’s professionals in high earning fields such as law, medicine or politics do indeed come from private schools indicating a strong preference for these types of schooling institutions by employers all over the country. Education experts go so far even as to talk about a significant “wage gap” between those students who attended a public school and those who come from private schools.

If you happen to look for a good private school in the UK, you fortunately have many options on hand. However, Don’t make this decision hastily and take your time when you are trying to find a good school for your children. At prep school in Hertfordshire you can find more helpful resources about the various benefits of private schools. One last tip: When you decide on a suitable prep school, don’t forget to also consult the opinion of your children!

If You Love Horseracing You Might Like This Tip!

my-horse-racing-tipThe United Kingdom is known for a nation where we’re not only keen on betting and wagering but likewise love sports almost unlike any other country.

Think about many types of sports which have their origin here in the United Kingdom, golf is just one of them!

While some say horse racing had its origins back in the olden times during the Roman Empire it has pretty much also become sort of a national sports in the UK. No surprise, seeing that it combines our passion for wagering and sports in a perfect, not to say spectacular way!

So if you love horse racing as much as I, you might be interested in some tips I have for you.

The best strategy for going to the races in my opinion is if you go there prepared. That is, should know a little about the horses at the track for each particular race. If you know about their past performance it is much better to predict whether a horse may possibly win the race.

This way it will be rather ease to increase your odds at the races!  Let us know whether you go home from the races next time with some money in your pocket!

Saving Money with Electronic Invoicing

If you are the owner of a small business, switching to electronic invoicing can help you save considerable time and money. Here in this article I want to go over the benefits of E invoice. Let’s look at the many reasons why you should give it a thought.

E Invoice will help you save tremendous time in your business since it will make your invoicing process more streamlined, faster and a lot easier.

Electronic-InvoiceThe most obvious advantage of e invoice is that you will be able to instantly send and receive invoices. The fact that you won’t have to mail your invoices any longer means your invoices can be processed in an instant.

But the time savings that come with electronic invoicing are not only due to the ability to process your invoices instantly.

With all your invoices in digital format and the absence of any paperwork, the time-consuming and error-prone task of transferring paper data into your computer system falls away as well.

Your invoices can be easily managed and organised  since they are now accessible from one central location.

Electronic invoicing is ideal for many types of professions

With the time and cost savings of electronic invoicing comes another major advantage. With electronic invoicing comes more mobility since you can do your invoices from any mobile device. You are not required to stop by the office for this task any longer. Contractors can now do their invoicing within minutes while they are out on the job.

What makes electronic invoicing so attractive is not only its easiness but also the fact that it is affordable. To make use of electronic invoicing you will only have to sign up with an electronic invoice provider service that will at most cost a few bucks per month. In addition to that you won’t require any special equipment or training to get started.

In case you haven’t looked into e invoice yet you should definitely consider it to get your business up to new heights!

The Wildlife Garden in Flatford Opens Again

The Wildlife Garden in Flatword will be opening again this Spring, just right in time for the Easter holidays!

According to their website, there will be several activities such as a spring wildlife challenge around the garden, planting spring flowers, badge making and bird spotting.

There wildlife garden is great for children! Have them observe amazing birds such as the nesting blue tits with the nesting cameras!

But the wildlife garden is not only a great destination to experience all sort of animals up and close. It is also a great place where you can learn tipshow to make your very own garden more wildlife friendly.

After the opening day this Saturday, the garden will be open daily from 10:30 AM till 4:30 PM. The tickets are reasonably priced. £3.50 for the entire day. If you are a National Trust member, admission is free of charge!

Finding a Good Gym in London

If you want to do something for your health and fitness, simply going to the gym once or twice a week is likely not gonna cut it. This is especially true for all those folks who are new to fitness routines and who don’t know how to use what particular type of fitness equipment properly.

Class of young adults follow a personal trainer in stretching exercises. Horizontal shot.

Class of young adults follow a personal trainer in stretching exercises. Horizontal shot.

This is why I always say that when folks are looking for a gym they should choose those where they also offer you a personal trainer.

A personal trainer can be invaluable not only for the beginner but also for the more experienced folks if they want to get their exercise routines up a notch or two!

Unfortunately, not a lot of gyms in London are offering personal trainers any more.

Today it’s all about the cheapest membership prices here in London. This means that service and the overall quality of gyms is steadily declining, at least this is how it seems to me.

As an alternative to personal trainers you can also check out those gyms that offer complete training courses. Such a course can be quite fun since you will be exercising with a group of like-minded folks and of course there will be a trainer as well. London Fields Fitness in Hackney is one of those gyms I consider very good from the many gyms in East London. I also like the variety of training classes they have.

Whether you’re looking for a good gym, need a personal trainer in Hackney or want to attend training classes for yoga or weight loss, you should always take your time before you sign up with a gym. The most important thing is that you don’t let membership prices blind you. You’ll only know what you will be getting for your money once you visit the gym a few times. In many cases, what looks cheap and good on paper first might turn out wasted money.

50 (Very Good) Travel Tips

Skyscanner is pretty known as a reputable website when it comes to travel. It’s not surprising then that some of the best travel tips I have ever seen on Internet are on their site as well.

They have a good number of extremely valuable tips for you.

Check their tips how to pack your luggage in the best way, what you can do to avoid airsickness when you fly,  booking tips for hotel and many other cool and helpful travel tips.

About The Singing Waiters UK

If you happen to travel to the United Kingdom, especially in one of its splendid, major cities like London, Liverpool or Manchester, chances are you will come across The Singing Waiters.

secret singers girlThe reason for this is simply that The Singing Waiters are Great Britain’s most popular surprise entertainers.

In other words, if there is a party or any other type of major event going on somewhere, The Singing Waiters won’t be far.

Some of the best memories from my travels are flash mob performances in public places. I had come across spectacular flash mobs in Venice Italy, Greece and Brazil.

Now, there’s a good chance that there will be a flash mob too in any of the touristy places here in the United Kingdom, thanks to The Singing Waiters and other talented performers.

Flash mobs are always cool to witness when they come out of the blue. You may be at a public square without nothing in particular going on and in moment and in the next minute there will be a great performance with music and dance. I always love them when they happen!!

From what I know, The Singing Waiters UK are the UK’s best surprise entertainers with the most experience. As compared to some other singers and dancers, The Singing Waiters all have professional training. This is why their performances are always outstanding!



An Exciting (And Cheap!) Way To Travel

This is a tip that can be in particular interesting for those who need to watch their spending but still want to enjoy traveling.

It’s also a great tip for those who look for something different for their next holiday travel, aside from just booking hotels or holiday rental flats like everyone else does.

Why not hire a campervan for your next vacation trip?

Today, camping certainly doesn’t deserve the often negative image it may still have the one the other one. Camping these days does not mean you need to cram yourself and your family in a tiny tent someplace, where you will be exposed to the elements  including scorching hot or freezing cold weather.

You can hire caravans today, all come with all amenities including air-conditioning, a small kitchen and of course cozy beds. But this is not the best about camping by a long shot. In addition to those luxuries inside your own campervan, going on holidays like this means that you will be very flexible where you want to go and when. You won’t depend on overpriced hotel rooms, don’t have to bother about booking in advance and of course you can  go to many exciting places that most other people will not ever see.

While the cost savings from going camping rather than staying in a hotel are attractive, it doesn’t mean that you will have to buy your very own campervan. Because you can always rent one for the duration of your holiday which makes this way of travel extraordinarily affordable. A good place to start for you is always a trusted campervan hire in the UK.

So if you’re looking for a new and exciting way go on holidays you should look into hiring a van, it will be great fun and won’t cost the world!

Something You Should Consider When You Travel

Traveling is a lot of fun, no question about it. You can see exciting places, get close up and personal with new people, see stunning landscapes and enjoy an amazing scenery.

If you like the more exotic travel destinations like I do it can easily happen that you will find yourself somewhere very remote where the next town might well be hundreds of miles away. Maybe you want to see a remote island in the Caribbean or may find yourself in the midst of a desert on your next travel vacation.

Exotic-TravelWhile such places are usually an amazing adventure there is also always a certain risk that something might happen and you or someone around you would require medical assistance.

The more remote your travel location, the more difficult it will be if a doctor would be required for whatever reason.

This is exactly why you should consider to learn first aid. It can be an immense help during your travels as my own experience shows.

There had been countless situations where I came across car accidents, fires and the one other person who was bitten by a poisonous snake or lizard. Thanks to my first aid training I was able to attend to people in various emergencies.

Getting prepared for your next exotic travels with first aid training courses

If you’re lucky, your local community college may offer first aid training classes that are free or very affordable. If you don’t have a community college nearby can also contact a companies such as BX Medical that offers first aid courses in Exeter here in the United Kingdom.

Take my word, if you will love to travel as much as I do, knowing about first aid will be very helpful!