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Beach Hut Hire: What is a Beach Hut?

Being Scottish, you won’t be surprised that the concept of a beach hut was a new thing to me until 2014. While I’d seen lots of home decor and picture postcards of quaint coloured wooden huts, I’d never actually stepped foot into or even near one until that life-changing day back in September 2014. Read More: Our Story It’s Not
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So. How Was Your Holiday?

Five very simple words. Five words that we’ve all used when a co-worker or family member returns from holiday. Whether we’ve been genuinely interested in their time away or not! “Nice”, “Lovely” and “relaxing” are all words that I’ve found myself using before when returning from travels. Shortly followed by, “it’s great to be back in my own bed” and “I’ve
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Best 5 Beaches in the UK

I’m a sucker for a day trip or holiday centered around the beach and find that over the years my favourites have quickly turned into a well-rehearsed list of the best 5 beaches in the UK. It’s no surprise that Britain’s beaches are starting to getting busier as we all countdown to those precious summers annual leave days and I
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Britain’s Best Beach Huts for Hire

Looking for a Beach Hut for Hire in the UK?  I love nothing more than spending a day at a beach hut and if I get the chance to when holidaying, then I’m one happy lady!!   Having spent hours visiting, researching and reading reviews for my own holidays, it only felt right to share my Britain’s best beach huts
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Best Kids Festivals in Essex (2018): Days Out with the Kids

Congrats!!! You’ve made it through the first of the half term holidays ;0)   But both you and I know that despite the fact that it can be painful thinking of new ideas for days out with the kids during the holidays, there will also be a hint of sadness as you prepare those school uniforms and pack the school bags
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Beach Hut Life: My January (2018) RoundUp

Hey, fellow hutters!  Hope you are having a fab Saturday morning? Grab that cuppa and dive into the latest in our beach hut world!     Beach Hut Life: My January (2018) RoundUp What’s Been Going on At Millie’s Beach Huts: We welcomed our 30th Millie’s Beach Hut Club Member – just last week, we welcomed our 30th member to Millie’s Beach
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Looking for the Best Seaside Ice-Cream in Essex? 6 Places in Essex to Get Great Ice-Cream

Whether your favourite is mint choc chip, rum and raisin (mine) or a good old-fashioned whippy, I think you’ll agree that it’s never too cold for ice-cream!  And if you are a beach lover, then what you’ll really want to know is where you can get the best seaside ice-cream in Essex.  Well, you really don’t want to have to move too
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Beach Hut Decor: The Best of the January sales (2018)

If you are anything like me, you’ll have been bombarded with emails about Black Friday, great gift ideas and now January sales!  While I’ve been unsubscribing to a lot of emails recently, there are still a number of fab companies who run great sales and offer items perfect for your beach hut decor (or dare I say beach hut/coastal theme home!)
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Beach Hut Life: My December (2017) RoundUp

Hey, fellow hutters!  Hope you are having a fab Saturday morning? Grab that cuppa and dive into the latest in our beach hut world! Beach Hut Life: My December (2017) RoundUp What’s Been Going On At Millie’s Beach Huts: Gift Vouchers: Our Last Post Date – these have been flying out over the last couple of weeks with one customer
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Damage to Your Beach Hut Hire? Charging for Breakages (Pros/Cons)

It’s never a great feeling when you spend money and time kitting out a beach hut for you to then find damage to your beach hut hire. But when your notified or discover those mishaps, after a guest has visited, there is just one question.  Do you insist on charging for breakages? If you are ‘unlucky’ enough to have a

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