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Seven ways to entertain your grandchildren

Come rain or shine, you'll never be stuck for something to keep the little 'uns entertained with these tried and tested suggestions.

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.

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HRT for over 60s

HRT over 60

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

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Unexpected friendships


Guest post: Would you up sticks for the sake of new friendships? For the chance for a new life?

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Names for grandmothers


Grandparenting: Are you Gran, Nana, Gorkie...? Or something else entirely?!

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Best income in retirement


Legal & Money: Top tips on how to plan for a regular income during the later years.

Money-saving tips for over 60s


Top tips to beat tiredness


Health: Always tired? Eat, drink and exercise yourself to better energy with these tips.

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Creating a capsule wardrobe

fashion over 60s

Fashion: Stuck in a style rut? Here are the pieces every woman over 60 should have in her wardrobe.

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Looking after grandchildren

Grandfather and baby

Childcare: How to manage expectations if you're planning to help out over the summer holidays.

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What to pack for a cruise

What to pack for a cruise

Travel: Whether you're cruising on the Med or gliding past glaciers, don't go without these essentials.

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Win a Paw Patrol DVD

paw patrol meet everest

Competitions: Win one of five copies of Paw Patrol: Meet Everest!

arrow Children's book writing competition

Best summer reads

summer reads

Books: A selection of the best picked out by the people who publish them - you could win them all.

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Your feel-good lollipopper stories

school sign

Life: Your uplifting (and frequently hilarious) tales of the best lollipoppers around.

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Win a fantastic bunch of prizes

gransnet census prizes

Survey: Calling ALL gransnetters - fill in our 2016 user survey and tell us what you think.

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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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