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How to Make Your Principal’s Guests Feel Welcome

How to Make Your Principal’s Guests Feel Welcome

The Housekeeper's Guide to Making Up a Guest Room One of the nicest things you can do for your Principal’s guests is to make them feel welcome – and this is the Town and Country’s Staff’s guide on how to do just that! Preparation Preparation is so important.  If you...

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News from Town and Country Staff

News from Town and Country Staff

Happy New Year! We would like to take this opportunity to wish you a happy and successful 2018. Bibi and Andrea celebrated Town and Country’s 5th anniversary at the end of 2017 – and the opening of our 2nd office. It has been such a busy five years, neither of us know...

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How the Victorians Celebrated Christmas

How the Victorians Celebrated Christmas

As we look forward to our Christmas Celebrations, we thought we would also look back at how the traditions of Christmas have changed. For thousands of years people around the world have enjoyed midwinter festivals. One of the leftovers from these pagan days is the...

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Housekeeping Tips For A Happy Christmas

Housekeeping Tips For A Happy Christmas

How to have a happy housekeepers Christmas – before and after the special day! The Christmas season is nearly upon us once again! Christmas celebrations can require a lot of cleaning! Read on for suggestions on how to stay in control of your housework during Christmas...

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The Beautiful Beetroot!!

The Beautiful Beetroot!!

Town and Country Staff  loves cooking!  We all have our favourite ingredients and Beetroot is one of ours. Beetroot has been eaten since Roman times and by the mid-nineteenth Century it had become a very popular vegetable. It is usually boiled, baked, braised or...

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Interview Tips For Domestic Staff

Interview Tips For Domestic Staff

At Town and Country Staff we appreciate that the idea of going for an interview for a new job is something that can make even the most confident of us feel very nervous.  Whether you are a housekeeper, a nanny, chauffeur, gardener, or a domestic couple we think that...

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A Fantasy Dinner Party

A Fantasy Dinner Party

By Bibi Lemos and Andrea Heald Setting the Scene You want to have the ultimate dinner party.  The housekeeper has set the table beautifully in your dining room.  There are gorgeous fresh flowers which makes the room look amazing.  Your Butler has chosen and decanted...

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We love Filipina Housekeepers!

We love Filipina Housekeepers!

Town and Country actually loves all housekeepers, whether they are in London or around the country!! All around the smartest London and other city addresses we have seen the rise of the Filipina housekeeper and nannies over many years. The trend really has not...

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