Jobs,Rooms and Links for a Budget Life in London | Broke in London
  • Jobs in London

    the best job sites in the UK!
    Are you looking for a job in London? We reviewed the best job sites in the UK and job agencies...
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  • Rooms to Rent

    cheap rooms to rent in London
    Looking for cheap short term or long term accommodation in London? Find the top UK accommodation websites and tips on...
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  • Things to Do

    fun-filled experience for free?
    Wondering what’s on in London? Find a list of all the major UK entertainment websites that provide info about cheap...
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  • Cheap Shopping

    shop smart and save money
    The right place to find great websites and tips to help you save money on shopping. We have all the...
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  • Transportation

    you don’t need teleportation!
    This section provides great websites, advice and information on how to get around London cheaply! You will find websites...
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  • Free Stuff

    cheap is good but free is better!
    We love free stuff the same as you do! From free haircuts and yoga classes to online courses and free...
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London Fields Free Film Festival 2015

Another free film festival coming up in October This is the 2nd year for The London Fields Free Film Festival. The programme, this year focuses on several themes such as community, passion, sexuality, gender and of course horror, as it takes place over the Halloween weekend. The free film festival is entirely run by volunteers, Continue Reading

Jobs at Facebook London October 2015

68 Facebook jobs available this month By Manolis Zografakis They say that hiring slows down in June and July before picking up at the end of August and that the big months for job hunting are January and February. However, they also say that late September and October are also great months for finding a job as more of Continue Reading

The Big Draw – The World’s Largest Drawing Festival

Free Drawing Events For Those Who Don’t Draw By Amy Clancy (@AmyClancyUK) If you were asked to tell a story through a drawing, what would you draw? Or would you be more likely to write the words “I can’t draw” and feel a bit miffed at having been put on the spot – your ‘weakness’ exposed? Continue Reading

Arts Centre Jobs in London October 2015

25 available arts centre jobs By Manolis Zografakis We’ve scoured the internet for all the job openings at London’s biggest arts centres and we found 25 open positions in October 2015. Working in a London arts centre can be a great experience and a lot fun as you may end up working while being able to see some of the best performances, concerts Continue Reading

Free Film Screenings in London

A detailed list of the best free films in London this month By Manolis Zografakis We love free films, we really do and we know that you love them too. That’s why every month, we round up the best free film events happening in London, from DIY film clubs showing films in small pubs, cafes or restaurants and Continue Reading


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Living in London on a Budget

Broke in London is a ‘survival guide’ website for new, old and soon to be Londoners who are looking into living in London on a budget. It aggregates websites and offers you all the information you need to deal with the high cost of living in London. We have compiled a comprehensive list of all the websites and links to help in your search for affordable renting in London, finding a job and ways to make some extra cash or save some cash, places to shop and eat in London and budget transportation or cheap travel when moving around, cheap things to do in London including cheap London attractions as well as any other money saving offers. Whether you are a local or international student, current or wannabe expatriate, employed in the city or just moving to London because you can, Broke in London gives you all the help you need to discover what this beautiful city has to offer to those who are looking to live in London on a budget.

From finding a place to stay and things to do in London for free …

Just moved in the city and feeling overwhelmed with the cost of living in London not even knowing where to start tracking places to eat in London let alone renting in London ha? You shall not fear! Having been in your shoes not that long ago, all of us, the Broke in London team, we know how it feels when first moving to London. It was the vision of the Broke in London’s ‘spiritual leader’ and student at the time, Manolis, to create a one stop solution for all of you-us, who are trying to sort out ourselves in London while making the most out of the things to do in London for free. Following sleepless nights, gazillion hours of research and based on our own experiences living in London on a budget we have put together a list of all the possible websites and resources you will need when looking for a job, room, cool free stuff and advice when first moving to London. mapping cheap places to eat in London and getting a job!

But mapping out all the budget renting in London, jobsearch and event resources is not all we do. Through our social media updates, articles and newsletters we are sharing with you on a daily basis the outcomes of our daily labour of mapping all possible things to do in London for free, cool low budget major or localised events and any other life advice we have for you; We are using it ourselves so we may as well share it with the rest of you .. because although London is one of the most expensive cities, like ever… still there are cheap things to do in London. (who would have guest) and we know that it is possible to have a very cool life even if Broke in London.