The American Hour website offers advice and information to American expatriates moving to, and living in, the UK.
Launched in 1999, The American Hour continues to support expatriates to ensure your life in the UK is as enjoyable and rewarding as possible, by providing useful advice and information on all aspects of relocating to the UK, and living in the UK as an American expatriate.
The left hand side column of the pages on this site feature a number of Useful Information & Advice links which are there to support you before and during your relocation and whilst living in the UK. These pages are written by professionals in their field of expertise and if you require more specific advice, please feel free to contact them directly.
If you have any news, events or announcements relevant to Americans living in the UK, or general feedback to give, then contact us.
Monthly Email Newsletter
We send out a monthly email newsletter with news, advice, events, competitions and special offers to Americans living in the UK, or about to relocate to the UK, so if you would like to sign up for this newsletter please email email@example.com and put 'Newsletter Request' in the subject.
Free Annual Subscription to American in Britain magazine
The American Hour is a sister product to American in Britain magazine, which has been published by us since 1996.
If you are an American expatriate living in the UK and would like to register for a free subscription to our quarterly magazine click this link.
The magazine features a number of regular topics that includes Sports, Travel, Investments & Wealth Management, Theatre, Healthcare, Restaurant Reviews, Tax Advice for Americans, Arts & Antiques, Legal Matters, Top Ten Tips, Hotel Reviews, International Schools & Education, Women's Clubs News, US Embassy Corner, Property in the UK and other specialist features.
The latest issue of American in Britain magazine is now available to view online. Thi issue features theatre reviews of Forbidden Broadway, King Charles III and The Play That Goes Wrong; restaurant reviews of L’Anima Café, Casa Brindisa, Mayfair Pizza Company and Silk & Grain. Our hotel review is of the stunning Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Knightsbridge. Other articles include a Travel Review to Plymouth; American Eye interview with top vocalist, Gregory Porter; Take Five: Get Into London Life (including shopping, going to the pub and enjoying Royalty!); Dr James Mackay at 108 Harley Street discusses New Genetic Tests For Cancer – which are now available in the UK; AIRMD – The Little Known Regulation That May Result In The Closure Of Your US Accounts by Andrea Solana at MASECO Private Wealth; and Sarah Noake of North Star Law offers Legal Advice on Wills; plus all the regular features including Women’s Clubs News (including many of the upcoming Christmas Fairs and events), Arts & Antiques – The Enduring Legacy Of William Morris, UK Sports and Reader’s Lives. To view previous issues of the magazine online please click here.
THE 2014 EXPATRIATE’S GUIDE TO LIVING IN THE UK
We have just published The 2014 Expatriate’s Guide to Living In The UK. If you are new to the UK and would like a FREE copy, please email your address to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please also share information about the Guide with any families you know who are in the process of coming to the UK, or who have just arrived. The Guide this year is full of useful information including: Banking, Clothing Conversion Chart, Expatriate Clubs, Driving, Dual Careers, Education, Healthcare, Immigration/Visas, Insurance, Lettings, Serviced Apartments, Tax and Travel. The Guide is available to view online here.
For further information on this website or for advertising opportunities to reach and target Americans in the UK, please call Helen Elliott on +44 (0)20 8661 0186 or email Helen@theamericanhour.com, or Damian Porter on +44 (0)1737 551 506 or email Damian@theamericanhour.com