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Things to do with the grandchildren

17th October 2021

The bond between children and their grandparents, while different to that with their parents, is certainly a special one, and it’s important to create memories with your grandchildren that will stay with them even when they’re all grown up.

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How to plan the perfect staycation

15th October 2021

With limited options to travel abroad, more people are discovering the beauty of our own country by going on a “staycation”. Here, you can find out exactly how to plan a staycation, including how to choose a destination, and what to pack.

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Capital of Hobbies

The UK’s capital of hobbies, revealed!

14th October 2021

Spending time on hobbies, or learning or practising a new skill can benefit you in a whole host of ways. Here you can explore the hobby that works for you and discover which city comes top of the list as the UK's capital of hobbies.

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Household gadgets to make your life easier

10th October 2021

Nowadays, it seems like there’s a gadget for just about everything. While some of these new technologies are just a fad, there are some that could genuinely make your life easier.

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The Best Mobile Phones for the Elderly

29th September 2021

A mobile phone could make living independently easier and help alleviate feelings of isolation. If you’re thinking of buying your first mobile phone or are helping an elderly friend to pick one, then take a look at our recommendations to help find something suitable.

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Downtown Abbey Reimagined: a celebrity style twist

Downtown Abbey Reimagined: a celebrity style twist

28th June 2021

Drama, scandal and romance - Downton Abbey has it all, making it one of the most popular British TV shows of recent times. Aside from its captivating storylines and lovable characters, it’s also known for its stunning backdrops, including the fictional stately home itself and the impressively decorated rooms within it.

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How to use a bed alarm

1st May 2020

Bed alarms are extremely useful devices that can be utilised at home, in hospitals or in care homes. Age Co reveals exactly how to use one and how they work.

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How gardening can improve your wellbeing

How gardening can improve your wellbeing

28th April 2020

With the nation on lockdown due to Covid-19, it's important to make the most of any outdoor space you have. Nature, thankfully, can have a positive effect on wellbeing.

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