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Whether you know it as Windolene, Windex or just window spray, the multipurpose cleaner...

Clever uses for window spray

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

Silversurfers Book Club Autumn 2019

A new initiative from Oxfam is encouraging people to cut down on shopping to...

Try Second Hand September

It’s nature’s time for planting. Seeds germinate well, the ground is warm and moist....

Peter’s Gardening Tips for September 2019
6 ways to tackle dark circles and eye bags, according to experts

Tired? Here’s how to deal with the telltale signs. They say the eyes are...

5 tips to make the most of your greenhouse this autumn

Autumn offers a useful window of opportunity in the greenhouse to ensure you’re prepared...

Perk up your patio with autumn pots of colour

As pots of tired summer bedding are tipped onto the compost heap to make...

Clever uses for butter

Butter is a near-universal kitchen staple; from ordinary cooking to intricate baking, it’s an...

How dating online can expand your options

If you’re looking for love or companionship, going online might be your best chance...

Harvesting herbs: How to make 5 easily homegrown herbs last beyond summer

Don’t let the late summer rain wash away all your homegrown herbs. We offer...

Clever uses for nail files

A sturdy nail file has plenty of practical uses beyond smoothing your nails. Here’s...

Garden angels or thugs? 4 plants you might not want in your garden

With reports that neighbours are increasingly at war over invasive bamboo plants spreading out...

7 ways to keep your hands looking youthful

Katie Wright asks skincare pros for their handy tips. Ask any skincare enthusiast, and...

Clever tips and tricks to keep produce fresh

From storing certain fruits and vegetables together to unique ways to keep leaves crisp,...

Peter’s Gardening tips for August 2019

After a record-breaking start to summer with a heatwave for some of us in...

Clever uses for rice

Inexpensive, filling and delicious – rice is a staple of households around the world....

Is Now The Time To Consider Retiring Abroad?

Every time we have a poor summer or find ourselves in the depths of...

Clever uses for coffee grounds

Next time you brew a cup of coffee, don’t throw away the grounds –...

Then and now: your favourite furniture updated

You know what they say – the more things change, the more they stay...

The amazing Gx Suspension Pillow could help you get a decent night’s sleep

Dr Deane Halfpenny was at his wit’s end trying to get a decent night’s...

Clever uses for Zoflora

Founded in 1922, Zoflora’s famous concentrated disinfectant has been a staple for households for...

Simple packing tips and tricks

Whether you’re going on a long weekend away or planning a large round-the-world holiday,...

Clever uses for aluminium foil

Versatile, inexpensive and recyclable, aluminium foil is a kitchen essential all over the world....

Clever uses for cotton wool balls

Cotton wool balls are a common household staple that rarely make it beyond the...

Clever uses for nail varnish remover

Nail varnish remover is a popular household staple, and if you have a bottle...

Can You Lend a Paw and Give a Dog A Happy Holiday Home?

Are you a dog lover that can lend a paw by providing a happy...

10 surprising things you can clean in the dishwasher

For anyone who has one, the dishwasher is an essential part of their kitchen...

Silversurfers Book Club Summer 2019

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

How to create a wildlife garden with the grandchildren this summer

Summer is a wonderful time of year to spend as many days as possible...

Silver Sunday 2019 is coming!

Silver Sunday is a national day for celebrating older people with thousands of fun...

Peter’s Gardening Tips for July

It’s fair to say that the weather so far this season has been somewhat indecisive,...

Good Housekeeping magazine – 5 issues for £5!

When was the last time you took a moment just for yourself? In our...

Clever uses for ice cube trays

We all have one or two ice cube trays lurking in our freezers, but...

7 tips for looking after your dog in the hot weather

While the consistently warm weather may be good news for sunseekers, for dogs, it...

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