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Wage theft and ways employers avoid your overtime payWage theft and ways employers avoid your overtime pay
Has anyone here ever been the victim of wage theft? The idea that you are not being paid fully for the hours you do if you're hourly paid which - [17 July 2017 - 0 comments]

Buying a flat in London, too expensive and not worth the stressBuying a flat in London, too expensive and not worth the stress
Buying a flat in London is like entering a 90s inspired fantasy board-game, also known as JUMANJI. From the moment you speak to your first estate - [8 May 2017 - 2 comments]

Edinburgh's pubs have a dirty little secret and it's called AutovacEdinburgh's pubs have a dirty little secret and it's called Autovac
You wouldn't expect pubs to take beer from the drip tray and serve it up again now would you? Well apparently it's still a common practice, at least - [3 May 2017 - 2 comments]

My top ten gripes, from retired neigbours to dog ownersMy top ten gripes, from retired neigbours to dog owners
My top ten gripes, in no particular order I guess - just wondering if these things bother only me, or if there are fellow grumpies out there who agree - [28 March 2017 - 4 comments]

Advertising on UK television, bombarded left, right and centreAdvertising on UK television, bombarded left, right and centre
We all know that the BBC is not supposed to advertise anything. They have long advertising breaks between programmes to advertise their own services - [23 December 2016 - 2 comments]

IHG wouldn't honour reward points for purchases at the hotelIHG wouldn't honour reward points for purchases at the hotel
Big organisations like IHG treat customers who have been cheated on and whose rights have been violated like the little man in the street that doesn't - [9 December 2016 - 5 comments]

Unfair bonus structure: office staff and other workers treated differentlyUnfair bonus structure: office staff and other workers treated differently
This is about the bonus structure some jobs operate, whether you are entitled to a bonus in your contract or whether it's based on profitability of - [25 November 2016 - 3 comments]

Dustcart drivers impatient to leave early moan that I'm too slow
Dustcart drivers impatient to leave early moan that I'm too slow
Don't make plans for after work based on when you expect to finish. Just because we can leave early if we get done sooner doesn't mean I'm going to - [18 November 2016 - 3 comments]

Able bodied drivers who park in disabled bays at the supermarketAble bodied drivers who park in disabled bays at the supermarket
No doubt this woman couldn't be bothered to park further away. Too lazy to look around for an alternative when those big spaces at the front of the - [31 October 2016 - 6 comments]

Neighbours on both sides with barking dogs all dayNeighbours on both sides with barking dogs all day
I've recently moved to a terraced house and I am sandwiched between two neighbours who have dogs. This in itself isn't a problem even though we have - [24 October 2016 - 3 comments]

Excessive salaries paid to UK charity bossesExcessive salaries paid to UK charity bosses
I recently discovered the list below of the charities with the highest paid staff in the country and it makes for very distressing reading and I think - [12 October 2016 - 6 comments]

No guarantee reserving a room on Booking.com with American ExpressNo guarantee reserving a room on Booking.com with American Express
Booking.com lets you register a credit card as a guarantee of payment when booking rooms at hotels or guest houses. This is to ensure that they get - [7 October 2016 - 1 comments]

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