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Feeling lonely as you get older

Feeling lonely? You're not the only one. Find out why loneliness is more of an issue than ever before, and what you can do about it.

Our favourite classic films

Classic films

Life: Are old films your guilty pleasure? Then curl up on the sofa and enjoy these all time classics.

arrow 7 ways to entertain your grandchildren 


Your grandparenting checklist

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Grandparenting: Essential items to have on stand-by when the grandchildren come for a visit.

arrow Baking with grandchildren

What to have for dinner tonight?

onion and goats cheese tarts

Food: Lacking inspiration? We've got daily dinner suggestions that are quick and easy.

arrow More tasty recipes

Back to school book giveaway

Walker Books giveaway

Books: Make learning fun with these fabulous educational books. A copy of each up for grabs!

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Children and grief

Child grief

Guest post: How do you approach the subject of death with your grandchildren?

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Stylish high street raincoats


Fashion: When life gives you constant rain, there's only one thing to do...invest in a raincoat.

arrow How to transition your wardrobe


How to go green


Home & Garden: Just how green are you? Not very? Read on...

arrow Gardening with grandchildren


October book club preview

The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen

Books: Imagine Adrian Mole writing in his 80s from a care home and we have Hendrik Groen.

arrow Gransnet recommended reads


Q&A with Nadiya Hussain

Nadiya Hussain

Q&A: The lovely Nadiya Hussain answers all your questions on baking, GBBO and her new book. 

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How to maintain your grey

Products for grey hair

Beauty: Gransnetters share their best tips for keeping grey locks a whiter shade of pale.

arrow How to give thinning hair volume

Grandparents' contact rights

grandparents rights

Grandparenting: What to do when you can't see your grandchildren.

arrow Long-distance grandparenting


Signs of dementia

Dementia couple

Health: Vital information on the signs and symptoms and what to do if you're experiencing them.

arrow See our dementia index


No nonsense skincare advice

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Beauty: From a bare minimum beauty regime, to products that really work.

arrow How to remove facial hair

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Join us: Let's be honest, who wouldn't like to be part of the chat, support and entertainment.

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