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Sex and relationships webchat

Got a sensitive question you need an answer to? Join Trudy Hannington on 12 November at 6pm for our first evening webchat.

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Fancy winning an iPad? It just so happens we have three to give away...

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From news to books to designer's great to talk! 

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Sheila Hancock webchat

See what Sheila had to say about inspiration, education and learning to be happy.


Why over 50s NEED to work

Helen Walmsley-Johnson on why it's absolutely essential that over 50s are taken seriously as job hunters. 

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Happy Halloween

It's almost witching hour, and we've got everything you need to trick, treat, or just survive the night. 

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Creepy crawlies or tiny wonders?

Spiders. Love them or hate them, they have their upsides. Do they send you running for the hills? 

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What sort of grandparent are you?

Old skool, New Wave... What sort of grandparent are you? Take our nifty quiz and find out.

arrow How Mary Berry are you?


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We need to rethink ageing.

Deborah Gale on why it's time for society to realise ageing most definitely still means living.

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November book club

Next month is Hello From the Gillespies, a brand new novel about the ups and downs of family life.

arrow See October's author webchat.


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Favourite politician?

Choose your winner for The Churchill Award for an older person's contribution to politics in 2014.

arrow Talk politics.


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Glowing skin for the over 50s

Look Fabulous Forever founder Tricia Cusden shares her top tips for healthy, glowing skin.

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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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