Day: September 23, 2016


Spirit of the Month – Jim Beam Double Oak

By act of congress, September was declared National Bourbon Heritage Month for the United States in 2007. The exact origins are murky, though the history of America’s ‘Native Spirit’ can be traced back as far as the late 1700s with Jim Beam being amongst the earliest bourbon distilleries, still operating ...

Brexit Means Out of the Single Market

Britain's exit from the European Union means an exit from the single market, UKIP leader Nigel Farage has today re-emphasised. The outspoken politician tweeted a video where he says Britain has voted to take control back of our "laws, our borders, our fisheries, and crucially, we voted to leave the ...


Restaurant Review – Petit Pois Bistro

Unlike Burger & Lobster, Bao, Duck & Waffle and other popular restaurants with names that showcase their signature (and sometimes solitary) dishes – there is not a pea in sight on the menu at Petit Pois Bistro. Opened just a few months ago, the restaurant is a new venture from ...

Daylight Robbery: 90% of household burglaries go undetected in England & Wales

Are you really safe in your home?

You've heard the phrase 'every Englishman's home is his castle' right? Your house may feel like a fortress, or a safe haven, but how safe is your home in reality? Ironmongery Direct have put together a handy infographic to help raise awareness about securing your home.