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Nadiya Hussain

Q&A with Nadiya Hussain

We'll have the winner of last year's Great British Bake Off, Nadiya Hussain, answering your questions on baking, the show itself, and her new book. Plus, win a signed copy!

Different types of elderly care

Sheltered housing

Elderly care: Are you caring for an elderly relative or in need of advice on the care best suited to you?  

arrow How to pay for elderly care

Quick tips for a great garden

Gardening tips

Home & garden: Gransnet's greenfingers share their advice for creating a bloomin' lovely garden.

arrow The best household gadgets 


Would you try internet dating?

internet dating

Guest post: Is internet dating the only way to meet a new partner nowadays?

arrow Read our previous guest posts


How to cope with the heat


Life: Gransnetters' tips for keeping cool when the mercury's rising, from chilly recipes to a cool bed.

Swimwear for over 50s


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


What we're watching this week

The Way We Were

Entertainment: Bake Off is back! Plus plenty of other gripping programmes to get your teeth into.

arrow What to watch on Netflix

What to have for dinner tonight?

Salmon pesto

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

arrow More tasty recipes

Boosting your grandchild's happiness


Grandparenting: Boost your grandchild's happiness and well-being - and yours too!

arrow Grandparents' contact rights 


Win a National Trust family pass

national trust

Competition: We're giving away four National Trust family passes over on our Facebook page.

arrow More competitions this way...

Grandparents and childcare survey

Grandparent and childcare survey 2016

Survey: We look at the vital role of grandparents who help parents with the childcare juggling act.

arrow Read more here


No nonsense skincare advice

woman mirror

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

arrow How to remove facial hair

HRT for over 60s

HRT over 60

Health: Most women start taking HRT in their 40s or 50s - but what happens in your 60s? 

arrow Eat to beat menopause


What type of skin do you have?


Survey: What type of skin do you have? Tell us to win £300 worth of vouchers.

arrow Fill in our survey

Tell a friend about us...

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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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