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John Cleese webchat

John Cleese on rubbish TV, why it's okay to be sexist sometimes and that 20 million dollar alimony. 


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Mind over matter

What actually is mindfulness? Michael Chaskalson answers all of your questions here.

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Sheila Hancock live webchat

Actor and author, Sheila Hancock is popping into GNHQ at 12.45pm on Monday. Add a question here. 

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Gloves, scarves and hats

Keep out the cold with our top picks for the most stylish gloves, hats and scarves this winter!

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Halloween food

It's nearly Halloween. Surely the best bit is the food? Here's some of our favourite recipes. 

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November book club

Win a copy of Hello From the Gillespies, a brand new novel about the ups and downs of family life.

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Ebola virus

Are you worried? Gransnetters share their fears and concerns about the growing epidemic. 

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Keep your home warm for less

We've got some top tips on heating your house for less money this winter.

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Like riding a bike...

It's never too late for a new hobby. Hilary Boyd tells us how cycling gave her a new lease of life.

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The invisible elderly

Nicci Gerrard on how our perceptions of people are affected by how old they are.

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Saving for a rainy day

Ros Altman answers your questions about pensions and working in later life.

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