Live, Work & Travel in the UK



Home to four nations, the United Kingdom has attracted immigrants for centuries. One of the big European economies, the UK offers work prospects to both eastern Europeans and, through reciprocal agreements, to Australians, New Zealanders, Canadians, Americans and many others from the former colonies. London, a truly global city, sucks in tourists from around the world, while its reputation as a financial centre makes the city home to over a hundred nationalities. Along with paid work opportunities there is a well developed network of volunteer opportunities that require no, or small, fees to join.

Articles about the UK
>Why Work in Another Country
>Eco Trips for Tree Huggers
>Good Times on Yelland Farm
>Working on a Farm in Kent
>Working Your Ticket - Volunteer to Work at a Music Festival
>Care Work in the UK
>Volunteer at the Charles Dickens Museum
>Volunteer & Temporary Jobs at the Edinburgh Festival
>Blogger's Guide to Edinburgh
>Jobs in Edinburgh Hotels
>Work 3 Hours at a Paddywagon Hostel in Ireland and Stay for Free
>Photos of People Taking Photos of… The Giant’s Causeway
>Scary Work in the UK This Halloween
>Expats, the Property Ladder and the London Riots

Other resources
Directory > UK & Ireland Links
A large selection of links for finding work, searching for a home and travelling in the UK

Jobs in the UK & Ireland
Current vacancies from the Jobs Abroad Bulletin

Free or Cheap Volunteer Work in the UK
Low cost options for volunteering in Great Britain and Northern Ireland

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