Life in the UK
Life in the UK – the British way of Life: A guide to help newcomers to the United Kingdom by explaining things that may be different or new to them as they settle in the UK. Culture, customs, religion, travelling and public transport, health, hygiene and the NHS, making a living and benefits are among the topics covered.
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Life in the UK – features at a glance
- Support for all newcomers to the UK
- Information about local housing and religion
- Travelling: your own and public transport
- Staying safe and legal
- Health, hygiene and the NHS
- Making a living and benefits
Life in the UK – Guide overview and content
Life in the UK (The British way of Life) – Overview
Some of the most important topics covered are the NHS, emergency services, finding a job, pre-school for children, further adult education, the communication network and even eligibility to vote. The guide does not leave anyone to find out information for themself and there are many links to the Government, NHS and other useful websites, and a linked glossary helps with the understanding of new words and phrases.
As well as preparing you for life in the UK, it is an ideal source of information once you arrive.
Life in the UK – The British way of Life - Content
- Your new home
What you will find near your new home
- Provisions and supplies
- Public transport
- Religious practice
Staying safe and Legal in the UK
- Social conduct
- Drugs and the law
- Safety at home
- Safety outdoors
- The emergency services
Health, hygiene and the NHS
- Home hygiene
- Nutrition and the NHS
- Local medical services
- Specialist treatment
Working and the steps to citizenship
- Steps to citizenship
- Finding work
- Banking and Money management
A Better Life
- Entertainment and culture
- Your own transport
- Holidays and travel
- Children and schooling
- Further education
- The right to vote
All the links from the guide brought together to make them easy to find.
Words in the guide that you may not understand explained.