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The 10 least romantic gifts ever?

Taking the term 'sweet nothings' to a new level, could these be the least romantic gifts ever presented?

watch the lady

Books: Win one of 25 copies of Watch the Lady.


Recipes: Baking with kids? Looking for vegetarian dishes?

Kids' book of the month

Spooks and Scooters

Books: February's pick is the thrilling Spooks and Scooters - enter to win a copy.

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Safer Internet Day


Technology: Find out how to keep your grandchildren safe when they're surfing the web.

arrow Top tips for avoiding scams

Put your Qs forward to Blythe Danner

Blythe Danner

Q&A: Actress, campaigner AND Gwyneth Paltrow's mum, Blythe Danner joins us for a Q&A.

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The stigma of illegitimacy

baby fifites

Guest post: Jane Robinson on what it meant for 'wayward women' and their babies back in the 60s.

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How to cope with divorce in later life


Relationships: Relate counsellor Barbara Bloomfield on what you can do to move on.

arrow Over 50s' guide to divorce

Fancy a bit of pampering?

ragdale hall

Competition: Win an Overnight Reviver break for two at Ragdale Hall.

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Weight loss secrets

Rosemary Conley

Health: Fancy trying out the 3-2-1 Diet? Rosemary Conley tells us how to lose weight and get fit.

arrow Health and fitness tips for over 50s

February book club

Goats and Sheep

Books: This month's pick - The Trouble With Goats and Sheep.

arrow Kids' book of the month

How to be thrifty after retirement


Money: Facing a drop in income? Read our tips on easy ways to watch the pennies.

arrow Money saving tips for over 60s

How to apply perfect lipstick

perfect lipstick tutorial

Beauty: The Look Fabulous Forever team show us exactly how to get perfect, long-lasting colour.

arrow Flawless face makeup 

Tips for organising your scarves

Scarf organisation

Home: Organisational tips that will make selecting your next piece of neck apparel a walk in the park.

arrow Decluttering with Marie Kondo

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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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