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Manchester arena explosion

22 dead in Manchester blast

"The many offers of help and support from the people of Manchester in the aftermath of this evil act shows these cowards they cannot win."

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


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

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

Baby names - whose choice?

baby boy

Surveys: Are you a gransnetter with at least one grandchild? Take this short survey. £50 to be won!

arrow Tips for new grandparents


June book club preview

Eleanor Oliphant

Books: An extraordinary debut about the loneliness of life.

arrow Gransnet recommended reads


Natural sleep remedies

natural sleep remedies

Health: Here's our advice for finding a natural remedy for insomnia that works for you.

arrow Ways to keep your mind sharp

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?

honey mustard chicken

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