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Diet tips: the Gransnet guide

Feeling the pinch? Gransnetters give their best tips for getting back on the straight and narrow.

The House of Hidden Mothers

A preview of our book club choice for June, The House of Hidden Mothers from Meera Syal.


Cook up something new (and delish) - browse our recipes!

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Right royal memories

Let us know your memories of special royal occasions to win Lesley Pearse goodies, including her new book.


Win vegetarian goodies

Enter our competition to win a recipe book from the clever people behind the exciting veggie restaurant, Vanilla Black. 


PPI: what you need to know

We get the lowdown on PPI from Moneysavingexpert's Wendy Alcock.

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Technology for dementia

We've rounded up some useful gadgets to make life just a little bit easier for dementia sufferers. 

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Nancy's story

Nancy Costello gives her account of growing up in the cold environment of Ireland's laundries.

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On secrets

Elizabeth Archibald on our constant search for the secrets to success - both past and present.

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A Song for Issy Bradley

Our book club choice for May tells the story of a family rebuilding their lives after a tragic loss.

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Grey roots? Quick fixes

Need a root coverup? We review some of the handy products available to disguise them with.

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Jim Dale webchat

Carry On's Jim Dale answers your questions about Sir Laurence Olivier and more! 

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Finding the perfect pair of jeans

Are you endlessly searching for that perfect pair? Our guide may be able to help... 

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