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A wonderful gift adding surprise and luxury to the Christmas countdown, we explore a...

Top things to expect with the Cohorted Luxury Beauty Advent Calendar

Oh, the aches and pains of gardening! The digging, weeding, lifting and completing endless...

How to alleviate the aches and pains of winter gardening

If you want to reduce your personal impact on the environment, you might think...

What is a ‘Climatarian’ diet – and why should you try it?

Spread some festive joy to loved ones overseas with our delicious selection of hampers....

5 Overseas Hampers to send to loved ones abroad
8 Calendars to help you make the most of 2022

Looking forward to a positive 2022, here are 8 calendars from some of the...

Must-read annuals guaranteed to entertain

A much-loved tradition, one of the great delights of the festive season is the...

Plan a Christmas to remember with our range of thoughtful gifts for your loved ones

Get ready to welcome them back to your home with our fantastic homeware section...

Why you shouldn’t ‘put your garden to bed’ this autumn

So many of us cosy up when autumn hits. The telly schedule is suddenly...

Clever uses for oats

Porridge oats can be used for so much more than just a hearty breakfast...

How to create a wildlife-boosting hedge – even in an urban garden

Want to cut down pollution and boost wildlife at the same time? You might...

As prices soar, here are 13 tips for reducing your energy use at home

With a winter of discontent on the cards, at least as far as our...

Want to attract wildlife to your garden? Homemade seed bombs could be the answer

As pollinating insects start to hunker down during the cooler months, gardeners can be...

Furry friends for life

Five health benefits of retirement pets With fewer work and family commitments to juggle,...

Peter’s Gardening tips for October

Autumn has arrived and the weather is changing and becoming much more wet and...

7 Wonderful Plant Collections to Grow in your Garden

Take advantage of fantastic savings on these exciting plant collections, each capable of growing into...

8 clever tips to save you money when shopping online

Online shopping is a trend that appears firmly here to stay, even as more...

5 fun activities to get the grandchildren outdoors and loving gardening this autumn

Looking after the grandchildren and wanting to keep them out in the fresh air...

Chestnuts, acorns and conkers – potential autumn perils for dogs

If your dog is active and curious like mine then they are likely to...

How to keep your garden going in autumn

Lost your gardening mojo as the weather turns cooler? Experts offer advice on how...

How to keep squirrels out of your garden

Cunning and highly adaptable, grey squirrels are experts at surviving our urban environments, finding...

10 easy things to grow at home – and how to eat them

It’s been a long time coming for gardening fans, but the delayed RHS Chelsea...

How to get your greenhouse into shape before winter

Even on gloomy and overcast days in the summer, the greenhouse temperature can shoot...

7 ways to get spiders out of your house – and expert advice on whether they actually work

You’re likely to be seeing many more spiders around your home at the moment...

Grey is gorgeous: How to keep silver locks looking healthy

There’s hot hair news from the set of And Just Like That…, the Sex...

12 Spring flowering bulbs to plant in your garden this autumn

Starting with a reliable tulip, we look at just some beautiful spring flowering bulbs...

10 Beautiful cross stitch designs to tackle this autumn

All based on beautiful watercolours from John Clayton, here are 10 excellent cross-stitch designs...

Tired of unsightly wires? Here’s how to make the tech in your home tidier

Technology makes modern life easier in so many ways – but it can also...

Household savings: 5 simple ways to become a smarter switcher

Around one in six (16%) adults across the UK never review some of their...

Silversurfers Book Club Autumn 2021

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

Organic September: 6 simple swaps to help you become a planet-friendly gardener

Organic September is the month that encourages us all to make planet-positive decisions –...

Clever tips for banishing odours from your home

You don’t normally notice the smell of your house when you’re in it, but...

Peter’s Gardening Tips for September 2021

September is a busy time in the garden. Things can quickly change from summer...

Why do my flower bulbs fail?

Do you end up with squat tulips, daffodils that don’t flower, and damaged or...

How to rewild your garden with prairie planting

Do you like the idea of rewilding, but without a swathe of overgrown nettles...

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