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Saturday 25th January is the beginning of the Chinese Lunar New Year, and in...

2020 is the Year of the Rat

We all know and appreciate the feeling of having had a great night’s sleep...

Weightlessness – The secret to a great night’s sleep

Onions are incredibly versatile – and not just for cooking!  Here’s a few clever...

Clever uses for onions

We’d like to say January gets a bad rep, but we have to say,...

6 things you can do to make January slightly more bearable
Will you join in the biggest garden wildlife survey?

The Big Garden Birdwatch is marking its 41st year next weekend, with around half...

Free painting tutorials you can watch online

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

Try 100 Happy Days in 2020

This year, instead of focusing on the aspects of your life you need to...

National Hobby Month – £50 off the perfect hobby light

To celebrate National Hobby Month and the benefit that Serious Lights can bring to...

These are the best garden shows and festivals to visit in 2020

If you’re looking for inspiration, colour, or just a lovely day out, there are...

Silversurfers Book Club Winter 2020

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

6 tips to avoid jet lag when you’re flying long-haul

Jetting off on the summer holiday of a lifetime is one of the best...

5 clever time-saving tips for the busy gardener

Back to work? So when are you going to find time to get all...

Clever uses for soda water

Soda water, club soda or carbonated water is a household staple for many, and...

Top 8 Toys for Grandparents to buy their Grandchildren

Christmas is right around the corner, but what should you buy for your grandchildren?...

Clever uses for mismatched socks

Don’t throw lone socks away when you can’t find their match – there’s other...

Test your horticultural knowledge with our tricky gardening quiz

So you think you know your hydrangea from your helleborus, or can identify Latin...

Winter feeding tips for the birds in your garden

Birds need the same things in winter as they do in summer even though...

Rudolph is in luck this Christmas thanks to Morrisons!

Morrisons has announced it will give away 125,000 paper bags of wonky carrots to...

Living alone? Try these tips to help you feel safe and secure

If you have reservations about living on your own, particularly as you age, you’re...

Make your food last longer with these hints and tips

Storing foods properly can help you cut down on waste and save money, too....

Festive gift ideas for all the family

There’s a festive gift for everyone this season in the Silversurfers Shop, from giant...

Everything you wanted to know about owning a mobility scooter

Mobility Scooters provide independence and freedom for an increasing number of people. But taking...

Five ways to improve your reading time this winter

A reading light is just one of the ways to improve your reading time...

How to make a Christmas candle centrepiece

The Christmas tree is up, the festive houseplants are blooming, and all you need...

Tips for an eco-friendly Christmas

As a society, we’ve never been more aware of our impact on the planet...

New 2nd Generation of the Gx Suspension Pillow so loved by Silversurfers members

The 2nd generation of the amazing Gx Suspension Pillow has now been launched and...

5 ways to keep your grey hair looking healthy

Stroll down the hair aisle at any chemist and you’ll see box after box...

Cheltenham’s Big Day Out

As the months keep on rolling, the festive period is around the corner, and...

Make your own edible gifts

Why elbow your way through a crowded high street in search of yet more...

LittleLife’s adorable Animal Toddler Backpacks will go down a treat this Christmas!

Sprinkle magic into everyday adventures for a beloved little one with UK nursery brand...

Eco friendly gift wrap options

A beautifully wrapped gift is one of the most time-honoured symbols of Christmas, but...

How to keep your home warm without adjusting the thermostat

Staying warm without spending the earth on your gas and electricity is a delicate...

Clever uses for zip ties

Few items are more versatile around the home than zip ties.  They’re extremely cheap...

Clever uses for sandpaper

Sandpaper is an item most people have hiding in their utility room or garden...

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