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Family and friends around the country are finding new ways to stay connected and...

Where to find quiz questions for your next Zoom pub quiz!

As you get older, staying in shape becomes more important than ever. But if...

The best free Pilates videos to try at home

For anyone who likes sewing or needlework, creating a story quilt has always been...

Fun ways to create a story quilt with Hochanda

Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new illness that affects the lungs and airways.  After its...

Where to find useful Coronavirus guidance
10 Handmade craft ideas you’ll want to try

Discover some of the crafts, hobbies and arts you’ll want to try this season...

Stream the National Theatre free every Thursday

As part of its NT Live programme, the National Theatre is opening its amazing...

Free exercise videos for over 50s you can try at home

With the prospect of having to spend more time in our own homes due...

Watch free sewing video tutorials online

Sewing is a great hobby; it’s challenging, offers a chance to get creative and...

The best free makeup tutorials for menopausal and mature skin

It’s not only home to videos of skateboarding dogs and kittens playing in boxes...

Free painting tutorials you can watch online

Want to improve your painting skills? These brilliant – and free – online resources...

5 interesting TED talks you can stream for free

TED puts stirring speakers on a stage and gives them the chance to connect...

The best free cooking videos you can watch on YouTube

If you want to learn new recipes and brush up on your cooking skills,...

Podcasts and radio shows to inspire learning

Radio shows and podcasts are a great way to continue down a path of...

The best tech to help you stay connected with family and friends

Even while social distancing measures are in place, it’s still possible to stay connected...

Simple sewing projects for spring and summer

Sewing is a great hobby; it’s challenging, offers a chance to get creative and...

Free knitting patterns: where to look online

Knitting is a challenging and inexpensive way to get creative. And with the added...

Where to find free adult colouring pages online

Adult colouring books are enjoying a huge surge in popularity – no longer reserved...

The best free puzzle and game apps

Free puzzle and game apps are a great way to relax or make the...

Strengthening your body through Pilates

As you get older, staying in shape becomes more important than ever. But if...

Reading the label: identify the different kinds of sugar

The sharp increase of sugar in the average person’s diet has become the centre...

Appreciate nature’s wonders with bird watching

Spending time outdoors is a great way to explore and enjoy nature. If you’re...

Visiting beautiful Bath on a city break

Bath is one of England’s most stunning historic cities. A UNESCO World Heritage Site,...

Dating stories from over 50s

Thinking about trying online dating over 50 or getting back out there after divorce? ...

Getting started in Astronomy

If you’ve ever looked up to the stars and wondered what lies beyond them...

Chinese New Year meals you can make at home

On Chinese New Year’s Eve, it’s customary to prepare a home-cooked meal. Get inspired...

Make your own candles with these online resources

Nothing brightens a room and sets atmosphere better than the warm aroma and gentle...

Slow Cooker Recipes

Slow cookers are affordable to buy, can cut down the time you spend cooking,...

New Year, New Hobbies for 2020

Starting a new hobby is a great way to learn, expand your skills and...

Keeping your indoor cat active

The domestic cats we keep in the UK might not be as majestic as...

Best car insurance comparison websites

Shopping for car insurance can be a tedious task – with so many different...

Winter warmers: Guide to great meals for cold weather

There are few better ways to beat the winter chill than with a hale...

How to Build Model Railways: Design & Layout

Building a model railway has long been a hobby reserved for the true tinkerer....

Finding travel insurance for diabetics

As with many on-going illnesses diabetes is not only something you need to deal...

Fixed term versus decreasing term life insurance – what’s the difference?

Purchasing a life insurance policy is a way to gain peace of mind that...

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