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what to do in a new relationship

Being in a new relationship when you're older

Gransnetters know the value of finding love later in life and have shared their words of wisdom about what to do in a new relationship when you're older - and how to avoid conflict.

How to pack light for your holidays

how to pack light

Travel: Do you consistently overpack? Then this one's for you...

arrow The perfect capsule wardrobe for over 60s


Win a £100 hamper

fortnum and mason hamper

Competitions: Chance to win a Fortnum & Mason hamper worth £100, plus a signed book.

arrow Baby names survey - win £50

Are you a mother-in-law?

daughter-in-law relationship

Relationships: Here's how to build a positive relationship with your daughter-in-law.

arrow Tips for paternal grans


Q&A with Dr Michael Mosley

Michael Mosley

Health: The 5:2 Diet pioneer on gut health and how it can affect everything from allergies to weight loss.

arrow Add your questions here

Best exercises for over 50s

exercise over 50s

Fitness: Whether you're a couch potato who's looking to be more active, or already fit and healthy...

arrow Nutrition and health advice

Have you lost a partner or spouse?


Guest post: One gransnetter tells us how she's kept her spirits up since becoming a widow.

arrow Spousal bereavement


Skincare tips from an expert

woman mirror

Beauty: Skincare and make-up solutions from a beauty insider in the know.

arrow The best hairstyles for over 50s

Your guide to downsizing


Money matters: Should you downsize your house in retirement?

arrow Sources of income in retirement

What's your name?

names for grandparents

Grandparenting: Are you Granny, Grandma or...Nanoo?

arrow Grandparents' right to contact


Do you know someone who's lonely?


Surveys: The results reveal worrying findings about the older generation.

arrow Coping with loneliness as we get older

Seven secret make-up tips

7 secret beauty tips

Beauty: Make-up tips every woman over 50 should know.

arrow Guide to foundation, BB and CC creams


Discounts just for you

over 60s discounts

Money-saving: Well, if you've hit the big 6-0 that is. Find out what you can save on...

arrow How to avoid a pension scam


What to have for dinner tonight?

turkey spaghetti

Food: Lacking inspiration? We've got daily dinner suggestions that are quick and easy.

arrow More tasty recipes

Be a local editor

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Local: Would you like to meet more people in your local area? Find a new hobby? Make new friends?

arrow Find your local site