Buying & selling antiques & collectables : A beginner’s guide

Thinking of getting into antiques dealing but have no idea where to start? We’ve put together a comprehensive beginner’s guide on what to look out for when buying, valuing, storing and selling antiques and collectables. Table of contents Jump to the section you are interested in.. BUYING ANTIQUES – Why buy antiques – What to Read more

Create a perfect budget diy wedding without looking, well… Cheap!

When it comes down to it, the only thing that really matters is that you’re marrying someone you love, and you want to tell the world that you’e going to be together forever. Everything else is just fluff and glitter. You could get married in just jeans and a tee-shirt if you wanted, who am Read more

Halloween Happenings

We’ve handpicked some of the spookiest & most frightful events happening this Halloween for all to enjoy… Slindon Pumpkin Festival The famous Slindon Pumpkin mural is installed early October, and weather permitting lasts well into November. The Upton family imaginatively use over 50 varieties of pumpkins, and 30 varieties of squash, to create elaborate designs. Last Read more

We ♥ Croydon

It may not be the first place you might think of as a local day trip destination, but here at Friday-Ad HQ we’ve been discovering all that Croydon has to offer & we’ve been loving what we’ve found! From culture, to history, to food… Greater London’s latest up and coming place to be has a whole lot Read more

Britain’s Best Burger

  Britain’s Best Burger – Is Officially In Brighton! Brighton has recognised Burger Brothers as the ultimate burger experience since they opened their doors 3 years ago, so it’s no surprise to us that they have been officially crowned “Britain’s Best Burger”! We paid the Burger Brothers a visit to find out more about their Read more

Survival Guide: What you didn’t think to pack for University

You’re off to start a new adventure full of independence, new friends & new found responsibilities at University. You’ve already got the essentials covered, but what about those added extras? Stay ahead of the game with our recommendations…    Kit your student digs out with Friday-Ad! Bedroom Lots of blankets (students can be stingey on the Read more

Great Sussex Bake Off

It’s that time of year again, when we’re all addicted to the Great British Bake off and are looking for anything to help us get our sugar fix! Here at the Friday Ad we’ve been indulging our sweet tooth in the name of research. We’re willing to share our favourite baking spots with you, as Read more

August Bank Holiday Bucketlist

  Make the most of the August bank holiday weekend with our ultimate guide to all the events going on exclusively in and around Sussex! For all the foodies… Brighton and Hove Food Festival: Sussex and the World Weekend Producers and restaurateurs from across Sussex are joined by high-quality street food stalls and selected growers Read more

The Ultimate Car Seat Guide

Car seats come in all shapes and sizes these days and it can be quite confusing when knowing which one to buy. That’s why we’re here to help you with our ultimate car seat guide! All of your questions have been answered – from what size car seat to buy, to how to fit it, when Read more

Sussex Job Scene – May 2016

Each month we’re sharing news about the latest job opportunities across East and West Sussex. If you’re looking for a new challenge or just starting out in your career, our tips on great local companies, and who’s hiring will help you on your way!   East Grinstead – Charters Retirement Village looking for motivated care Read more