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Valentines Day

It’s Not Too Late to ‘Wow’ Your Valentine

Whether you’re looking for a relaxing afternoon in the city or an all-out weekend spectacular, we’ve got your V-day covered. From afternoon tea to crazy golf, here’s 9 interesting ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day in London this year. A Naughty Or Nice Night Away Tucked away in a sedate corner of Kensington, and with a reputation for […]

Fraser PT, Dealing with Back Pain

How To Beat Back Pain Without Painkillers

In the UK, 2.5 million people have back pain every day of the year and 80% of us will experience back pain at some point in our lives.  Whilst it is no surprise that manual workers can experience work related back pain, with more stress levels and less time to look after our bodies than […]

Notre Dame de Paris, London Coliseum

Fun Things To Do In London This January

January can be rather a bleak month to stagger through after the fun and excitement of Christmas.  Some prefer to hunker down with a stack of books, a hot chocolate and hibernate for a good few weeks. Often the best way to kick the blues into touch is to get out and about and enjoy […]

Tips for car journeys with kids

The Road to France – tips to handle traffic jams

Christmas and New Year are always busy travelling times for those making the pilgrimage to the slopes or to visit family and friends in France and beyond.  The heavy road traffic has not been helped by the stray drones creating havoc at Gatwick Airport.  If you’re thinking of returning to Blighty but are concerned about […]

Buy Time Happy Christmas

Happy Christmas

As we begin the final run up to the big day, the team at Buy Time would like to wish everyone a heartfelt Happy Christmas and peace, joy and prosperity in 2019.  We appreciate working with you and hope that the holidays and the coming year will bring you continued happiness and success. You maybe […]

Top Christmas Markets in London

11 of the best smaller Christmas Markets in London

There’s more to Christmas than Hyde Park Winter Wonderland.  Check out our list of smaller Christmas Markets around London where you can nail your present buying away from the frenzy of the department stores. You’ll find unique high-quality gifts, artisan crafts and festive foods and wine that will replenish flagging energy levels. Pear Tree Christmas […]

Corporate Gift buying and arranging

How to send the best Business Gifts this Christmas

We are still some way from the festive season but sending corporate gifts at Christmas time provides an ideal opportunity to recognise and acknowledge the positive relationships that strong customers and staff have on a business. Internal recognition can improve productivity and moral whilst extending it externally is a proven tool for successful client retention. […]

The Royal Ballet's The Nutcracker at the Royal Opera House

Must See Christmas Concerts and Shows for 2018

Is it still too early to mention *whispers* Christmas?  I’m not sure many of us are fans of those that whip out the Christmas tree as soon as the fireworks have faded. However there are certain occasions when forward planning is essential and this festive season London will not disappoint with a host of stellar concerts and peformances […]

Father's Day Gift Ideas

Tap into Hidden Talent this Father’s Day

Obviously, we at Buy Time think the best gift for your Dad this Father’s Day is a Buy Time gift voucher – a dedicated on-demand personal assistant to help him either at work or in making the most of his free time. Gift vouchers come in any denomination of hours and a dedicated Buy Time […]

How to spend more time with the family

Buy Time this Summer

Whether you’re planning a getaway to far-flung lands this summer, holidaying at home in the UK or getting the house into shape for some home entertaining, our knowledgeable and on-demand Personal Assistants at Buy Time have limitless ideas for how to help you make the most of the good weather. Your dedicated assistant will be on hand to support […]

What to buy your mum this mother's day

Where to take Mum & What to send for Mother’s Day

Our PAs at Buy Time have put together a list of their favorite ways to spoil your mum this Mothering Sunday, 26th March. Just a few ideas of how to spend quality time with your mum this weekend. And for those who are sending something by post, we suggest steering clear of the boring bouquet […]

Guide to the best operas and musical events in London

Our Guide to London’s Operas & Ballets This Festive Season

For those who feel like a bit of a song or a dance this festive season, look no further than our guide to London’s highly recommended operas and ballets. Your dedicated Buy Time assistant is ready to jump into action and make these bookings for you. Don’t have a Buy Time PA yet? Would you […]