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There is nothing better the British public like watching more than a good old...

Evening all! Our choice of top British TV cop shows

We revisit some famous names from the 1970s, exploring a decade filled with musical memories. ...

Throwback: 7 Musicians from the 1970s 

Famed for writing domestic noir thrillers including Lies Lies Lies and Both Of You,...

Author Adele Parks on yoga, walking and why she hasn’t completely cracked switching off

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

The best of Madonna playlist
The best of Led Zeppelin

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

Which is your favourite movie from the 60s?

The swinging sixties produced some iconic movies that have more than stood the test...

Music Icons: 5 Wonderful Female Artists to Revisit

Celebrating some of history’s greatest musicians, here are 5 wonderful female artists to revisit...

Best Beatles Songs

The Beatles were a band ahead of their time that have inspired musicians ever...

The best of Debbie Harry playlist

With her bleached-blond hair, high cheekbones and cool style Debbie Harry became a punk...

The best of Fleetwood Mac Playlist

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

Father’s Day Playlist

It’s Father’s Day weekend, and what better way to celebrate all the wonderful fathers...

The Best of Barry Manilow Playlist

Barry Manilow (born Barry Alan Pincus, June 17, 1943) has a career that has spanned more than...

The Best of Marvin Gaye Playlist

50 years ago in June 1971, Marvin Gaye released his masterpiece album ‘What’s Going...

Best British Movies of the 80s

Some of the most heartwarming, life-affirming movies of the 1980s were homegrown. The community...

The Best of The Police Playlist

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

The Best of Tom Jones Playlist

Sir Tom Jones is one of the most celebrated British vocalists from the 1960s who...

The Queen’s 68th Coronation Anniversary in pictures

The Queen was crowned 68 years ago in a deeply religious ceremony in Westminster...

The best of Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe is one of the most iconic actresses of all time – her...

9 of the most iconic dance scenes in movies

From Dirty Dancing to Napoleon Dynamite, these musical numbers will get your feet tapping....

Silversurfers Book Club Summer 2021

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

The Best of Bob Dylan Playlist

Born Robert Allen Zimmerman on May 24, 1941, in Minnesota, Bob Dylan became known...

More music from the 60s

Our first 60s playlist went down a storm, so today we’re bringing even more music...

Songs from the 60s Playlist

The 60s provided us with some amazing music that stands the test of time,...

From acorn to oak – the famous Civil War gem that’s re-opened to the public

Take the chance to fully immerse yourself in the atmosphere of this oft-forgotten epoch...

The best of Stevie Wonder

American Motown singer and songwriter Stevie Wonder is one of the most celebrated musicians...

A tribute to Bob Marley, 40 years on

Considered one of music’s pioneers, Bob Marley helped introduce reggae music to the world....

What films should you look forward to when cinemas reopen?

With cinemas due to reopen in less than a month, there are scores of...

Incredible movie trivia for Star Wars Day

Star Wars is a film franchise that needs no introduction. From the release of...

3 ways music can improve your well-being

We all know about taking our vitamin Cs and Ds…but what if music was...

Don’t Ask by Paul Carroll

Contemporary fiction writer’s new book, Don’t Ask, is a fresh take on a whodunnit...

Why I had to write my memoir

Debut author and medium Denise E. Jacobs has just published her spectacular new memoir...

Words and phrases coined by William Shakespeare

English poet, playwright and actor William Shakespeare is considered the greatest writer in the...

The British Invasion Quiz

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

The best of Debbie Reynolds

American actress, singer, businesswoman and film historian Debbie Reynolds is one of the greats...

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