|Caldicot Resource Centre
|Citizens Advice Bureaux
Provides English and foreign
language dictionaries, a thesaurus, the answers to questions on
grammar - even writing style advice, with links to a number of
English-language newspapers at home and abroad. It also gives
the origins of words, so you can startle and amaze with your grasp
of ancient Greek and Latin.
Website advice about the
law, information on everything from adoption to injunctions.
Dull but useful if you
have to fill in your own tax form. Packed with information on
rates and tax allowances, FAQs and details on how family credit
and the disabled person's tax credit work.
Offers a handy calculator
to establish the cheapest way of paying off your credit card,
with advice on the best bank account for your needs and the best
An independent site that
compares energy bills and helps you change supplies.
Monthly updates on price
changes as well as price comparisons on utilities bills.
A non-profit site with
easy-to-understand telephone bill comparisons on land lines, not
The government agency responsible
for helping the unemployed in England, Scotland and Wales find
work. Here they outline services for jobseekers and employers
looking to fill posts. Check online for the latest vacancies.
Beats standing in line at the Job Centre.
Legal aid is a system of
Government funding to pay for legal advice, assistance, mediation
and representation for those who are eligible. We have made available
on this web site a series of leaflets that provide information
about legal aid, both for people seeking help and for those already
receiving some form of legal assistance.
- Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service
The people who are called
in to mediate when industrial disputes reach deadlock and promote
good employment relations. Site has contact details for offices
around the UK.