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Each season we share a selection of popular book titles and new releases which...

Silversurfers Book Club Winter 2020

As vegetarian and vegan lifestyles become more popular, more people are realising that a...

The best vegetarian and vegan cookbooks

As we turn over a new page for 2020, what will you be reading?...

New Year, new books: What will you be reading in 2020?

Celebrate Christmas this year with these classic religious Christmas songs. Whether spending Christmas with...

Religious Christmas Songs Playlist
Our Favourite Christmas Songs Playlist

Whether you’re wrapping presents, trimming the tree or adding the finishing touches to a...

Classic Christmas films to watch with family

Few things make us feel more festive than curling up on the sofa to...

Silversurfers Christmas Playlist

Christmas is just around the corner – get into the festive spirit this year with...

Desert Island Discs: the best interviews

It’s hard to believe that Desert Island Discs has been on BBC Radio for...

How ABBA became one of the most iconic pop bands the world has ever known

They might be synonymous with cheesy pop – but Sweden’s ‘Fab Four’ changed the...

Get Ready for Stir-up Sunday

Love it or hate it, it’s unlikely you’ll make it through the festive season...

Lost Love Stories

Romantic reunions have always captured our imaginations, from Heathcliff and Catherine, to Rick and...

Netflix will make Olivia Colman’s debut in The Crown free to watch

The third season of The Crown returns on Sunday, 17th November to Netflix. Olivia...

Watch the best of the 2019 Christmas Adverts

John Lewis’s famous annual Christmas advert officially kicks off the retail festive season, with...

Happy Halloween Playlist

Ghosts and goblins come out to play this week for Halloween – whether you’re...

The best of Simon & Garfunkel Playlist

Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel, the American folk rock duo, are as famous for...

Sir Lenny Henry: ‘I do wish I had stood up to racism more’

When a 16-year-old Lenny Henry won the talent show New Faces in 1975 with...

The Best of The Police Playlist

Formed in London in 1977, The Police are one of the most iconic British...

Strictly Come Dancing 2019: The full list of couples

The full list of couples competing in Strictly Come Dancing’s 17th series are preparing...

Downton Abbey review: A crowd-pleasing frippery of froth

Fans of TV mainstay Downton Abbey have been waiting with bated-breath for the big...

Silversurfers Book Club Autumn 2019

Each season we share a selection of popular book titles and new releases which...

Hearthside Dreams featuring Gabriel Porter

HEARTHSIDE DREAMS, featuring twelve year old treble Gabriel Porter, is a beguiling compilation of...

The best of Madonna playlist

Madonna Louise Ciccone – best known simply as Madonna – has been pushing the...

The best of Led Zeppelin

Formed by Jimmy Page, Robert Plant, John Bonham and John Paul Jones in London...

The best of Whitney Houston playlist

Born in New Jersey in 1963, Whitney Houston would go on to become one...

Five myths about ageing that we need to challenge

Camilla Cavendish is an award-winning Times columnist and a radio and TV broadcaster, who is well-known...

Songs for a heatwave

Britain is in the midst of a heatwave, sending temperatures across the country soaring...

Holiday page-turners: 10 of the best scorching summer reads

There’s a cracking collection of page-turners to take on your summer holidays this year...

Silversurfers Book Club Summer 2019

Each season we share a selection of popular book titles and new releases which...

Why Africa’s wild inhabitants in a new BBC series could be bigger than The Spice Girls

Billed as a wildlife drama, BBC One’s Serengeti proves animals are like people. Sarah...

The British pop invasion playlist

The ‘British pop invasion’ was a golden age of rock and pop music, where...

Can you name these traditional British dishes?

British food is hearty, comforting and unique; people from all over the world love...

The British Invasion Quiz

In the 1960s the British Invasion was a cultural phenomenon; British rock groups were...

The best of Fleetwood Mac Playlist

Fleetwood Mac are considered one of the greatest folk rock bands of all time...

Quiz: can you name these British sporting greats?

From tennis to golf and cycling, Britain has produced some world class athletes through...

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