Spring Into Storage With Lever Arch Files

With spring upon us, it’s time to sort out your storage.  Lever arch files are a great way to get organised at a low cost, especially with UK Office Direct’s…

How to make meetings more fun and interactive

Helping your audience connect and interact during meetings is more important than ever to ensure you have effective and productive sessions. If you have bored attendees who don’t engage with…

The pound coin won’t be round for much longer

new pound coin

The NEW £1 coin will enter circulation on March 28th, with the Royal Mint producing 1.5 billion new coins. The current £1 coin is being replaced for the first time…

Stationery Products To Create An Attractive Home Office

Home office desk

Whether it’s on a long-term basis, or a few days a month, many of us now work or pursue a personal project from home. If you’re one of the lucky…

Best Budget Pens for the Office

Best Budget Pens

When ballpoint pens were first sold in America in 1945, hundreds of people queued up to buy them, even though they cost the equivalent of $150 in today’s money. Times…

Brighten up the office with our lighting ideas

Cosy office lighting

As the days grow shorter and colder, the office seems to get chillier and darker. It’s not your imagination: it’s called the winter blues, or seasonal affective disorder. This is…

Christmas Decor Ideas for the Office

Part of the fun of Christmas is putting up the decorations, but it’s even more enjoyable when you make some of the ornaments yourself.  Instead of trotting out the same…

Christmas Activities For You and Your Family

There are loads of interesting and exciting activities happening around the country this Christmas.  Here are some we think could be great fun for you and your family. Hogwarts In…

Crafty inspiration from the office and beyond

Office arts and crafts decoration

A look back at old and recent kids TV shows about arts and crafts (Tony Hart, Art Attack, Smart, etc) reminds us that we can use things from the supplies…

Get out of the office at lunchtime and take a walk

Lady walking along a beach

We have air conditioning, our own desk and comfortable chair. There isn’t a huge danger to our safety at work and we are happy in our lives. But let’s not…