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Christmas Treat - Hershey's Christmas Trees

Christmas Treat - Hershey's Christmas Trees
  Christmas is just around the corner & here at Greycoat Lumleys we cannot wait. Our very own Marketing Assistant Chris has kindly provided the office with some delicious easy to make Hershey's Christmas Trees. Here is Chris's ...

A Brief History of Thanksgiving

A Brief History of Thanksgiving
As we approach the festive season, here at Greycoat Lumleys we began to discuss Thanksgiving. It is a well-known Holiday in the United States celebrated by many with friends and family, however despite the name being known, we know very little about ...

Keep Safe & Enjoy Fireworks Night

Keep Safe & Enjoy Fireworks Night
We at Greycoat Lumleys wish everyone a wonderful Fireworks night with your friends, family & loved ones. We also know how important it is making sure all Fireworks & bonfires are done in an organised and safe manner. If you are ...

Pumpkin Carving

Pumpkin Carving
With Halloween fast approaching, here are some key tips on how to create a spooky centrepiece for the home and a tasty sweet treat! Buying the perfect pumpkin • Pick a healthy pumpkin that is not bruised or cut. • Pick the ...
Posted: 27 October 2016 09:00:00
Filed under:Childcare & Education, Private Households & Estates

Firework Display 2016

Firework Display 2016
It is that time of year to celebrate Bonfire night with the kiddies. There is nothing quite seeing beautiful displays in the sky with your 'ooohs' and 'ahhhs'. To celebrate, we came up with some ideas on where you can celebrate your bonfire ...

How to Regularly Care For Marble

How to Regularly Care For Marble
Taking care of marble can be part of a Housekeeper’s routine duties and will impress any prospective or current employers. Here are some steadfast tips: 1. Clean marble with warm water and detergent. Make sure you do not use soap as ...
Posted: 24 October 2016 12:59:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

Types of Pumkpins to Use on Halloween

Types of Pumkpins to Use on Halloween
Its that time of year to grab yourself a pumpkin and get curving a jack-o-lantern masterpiece. To make things interesting, perhaps you may want to carve a different pumpkin from the traditional orange one (known as a gourd general). From our ...
Posted: 20 October 2016 12:21:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality, Childcare & Education, Private Households & Estates

How To Wash Cashmere

How To Wash Cashmere
As a Housekeeper, it is always of paramount importance that you are able to take care of cashmere items of clothing. Accidents can happen but if you stick to some of these steadfast rules, your cashmere will always be ...
Posted: 20 September 2016 14:32:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

At Your Service: Butlers, private chefs, personal assistants... you can get the staff these days, from Greycoat Lumleys

At Your Service: Butlers, private chefs, personal assistants... you can get the staff these days, from Greycoat Lumleys
As Many of us are now opting to hire cottages for party weekends or lavishly entertain in our own homes as an alternative to restaurant dining, so the appeal of hiring a private chef has grown. The advantages are many, including a more personal ...
Posted: 31 August 2016 14:50:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality, Private Households & Estates

How to Clean Clear Glass & Crystal

How to Clean Clear Glass & Crystal
As a member of the Housekeeping team at Greycoat, I find myself speaking to clients who often want to find a Housekeeper, who is able to keep their glassware sparking clear! So a top tip for keeping cloudy glassware all shiny and clean ...
Posted: 17 August 2016 14:35:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

World Chocolate Day

    In Honour of World Chocolate Day…   Here are some facts about Chocolate that you may or may not be aware of;     1. The smell of Chocolate increases Theta Brain Waves, which triggers ...

Live Out Gardeners Wanted

Live Out Gardeners Wanted
      Calling all live out Gardeners! Our Gardening Consultant Laura Reeves wanted to inform you all that we have plenty of live out Gardening Roles across the UK. Below are some of the fantastic vacancies we currently have ...
Posted: 20 May 2016 09:30:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

Candidate Resourcer Role for Private Households and Estates

Due to continual expansion of the business, Private Households and Estates sector at Greycoat Lumleys are looking to hire a motivated, positive and confident Candidate Resourcer to take on full responsibility for a number of essential administration ...
Posted: 02 February 2016 15:56:00
Filed under:Private Households & Estates

Who Is Holding the Baby?

Who Is Holding the Baby?
Maternity Nurses are employed to care for the new born baby (or babies if it is a multiple birth!) and need to arrive when the Mother arrives home from the hospital – days before would be even better! The best Maternity ...
Posted: 17 November 2015 12:18:00
Filed under:Catering & Hospitality, Childcare & Education, Private Households & Estates

The Arley Hall Shopping Spectacular

The Arley Hall Shopping Spectacular
We have supported The Arley Hall Shopping Spectacular for a couple of years now via Laura Harrall in our North of England office. It is a super event and we have agreed to post on our website their latest news about the event coming up ...

An Insight into the Life & Duties of a Private PA

An Insight into the Life & Duties of a Private PA
Common Misconceptions between Corporate and Private PAs & An Insight into the Life & Duties of a Private PA As someone who worked for a long time as a Private PA for a large Family Office, often people’s perceptions ...

Meet the Manager - Diana Cheal

Meet the Manager - Diana Cheal
Diana Cheal is the Catering & Hospitality Manager, based in our London Office. She is an invaluable part of the London office and always sets the bar high for her team and for the rest of the company. When did you start at Greycoat ...

Calling All Top Chefs!

Calling All Top Chefs!
We urgently need Chefs who are: Dynamic & Passionate Creative & Talented Dedicated & Hard Working We have fantastic opportunities for: Chef Managers / Executive Chefs Head Chefs Sous Chefs  Chefs de Partie Commis ...

Babyem Training Courses for Nannies & Maternity Nurses

Babyem Training Courses for Nannies & Maternity Nurses
Babyem has places available for their upcoming courses in London for Nannies and Maternity Nurses. Babyem courses have experienced trainers and offer great support. Check out further details for the courses listed below, all ...
Posted: 14 October 2015 14:58:00
Filed under:Childcare & Education, Private Households & Estates

Meet the Manager - Laura Harrall

Meet the Manager - Laura Harrall
Meet the Manager – Laura Harrall, Director of Greycoat Lumleys and Manager of our North of England Office Laura has kindly agreed to be the focus of our first of our ‘Meet the Manager’ piece. We now have a team of ...

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