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Alan Titchmarsh webchat

The gardening guru and royals expert will be coming to GNHQ to answer your questions on 10 October from 1-2pm.

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Have you entered our prize draw yet? And did we mention there's over £2k of prizes for one winner?

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Seasonal gardening jobs

Now's the time to prepare your garden for the season ahead - and here's a handy check list <waves wand>


The Gransnet Manifesto

We'd like to know what's on your policy wish list ahead of the General Election.

Kate Mayfield

A deathly fascination

Kate Mayfield, daughter of a Kentucky undertaker, on her fascination with death rituals.

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Mindfulness Q&A

We'll have Michael Chaskalson answering all your questions on getting started.

arrow Our guide to depression.


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Buying a mobile phone

Smartphone or android? Apps? Tarrifs? Here's the low down on upgrading your mobile.

arrow Top apps for over 50s.



Do you believe in angels?

Hattie Holden Edmonds tells us about those little coincidences that just might be little miracles...

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October book club

Will feature Miss Carter's War, the debut novel from Sheila Hancock. Plus a live author webchat.

arrow Take a look at our book giveaways.



It's soup season

Looking forward to whipping up some hearty, warming soups? Look no further...

arrow Add your own soup recipe.


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Get voting!

Who will it be? Well decide. Vote for your favourite actor or actress.

arrow Talk television on the forums.



The essential autumn wardrobe

Expert style blogger Josephine (Chic at Any Age), gives us her essential tips for autumn/winter style.

arrow Try our seven secret makeup tips.