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Which companies are covering commuting cost?

Those travelling into London are much worse off, with this cost increasing to almost £200,000. This is an enormous amount of money and certainly puts a dent in the finances of hard-working men and women across the country

Contributor: Tom Chapman | Published: 17 February 2019

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Winter Commuting: I Thawed the Law 

There is no law which says you have to pay an employee who can’t get to work due to travel disruption or adverse weather conditions. Of course, it may say in their employment contract that they will be paid under these circumstances, in which case you must honour this.

Contributor: Hannah Parsons | Published: 20 January 2019

UK roads – too dangerous for commuting on cycles?

Despite the government pouring £1.2 billion into cycling*, new research has revealed that it is still only a slim few who are cycling to work, with many citing nervousness about cycling in traffic as the reason. A survey of more than 7,600 UK adults published, shows that only 7% of the nation is commuting to work with a bike.

Contributor: Philippe Rebelo | Published: 2 November 2018

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The commute is ‘number one reason’ to work from home

The majority believe that a lack of commute is the prime benefit to working from home, with flexibility coming a close second. Both office-based staff and those who already work from home were polled, with respondents from both sides in agreement that a lack of commute is the number one draw to working from home.

Contributor: Stewart Butler | Published: 5 September 2018

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Londoners commute on average of 74 minutes every day

Commuting in the UK has always been an issue, with an average commute nearly an hour long at 54 minutes. But, according to Instant Offices, it’s Londoners who bear the brunt of this with the longest commute in the country at 74 minutes – almost twice the worldwide average of 40 minutes.

Contributor: Jakiya Rahman | Published: 19 July 2018