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Finance

Do you know what a Will is for?

Only two in every 100 Brits can accurately describe what a Will is for and why they need one

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25th Jul 2016
50connect editorial
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Finance > News & Views

Brexit dividends bonanza

Brexit was supposed to trigger economic meltdown. One month on, reports now suggest a dividend bonanza for UK companies.

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21st Jul 2016
50connect editorial
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Finance > News & Views

Keep calm and carry on

Steve Wanless looks at how Brexit affected property funds but says there are still strong long term investment opportunities.

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21st Jul 2016
Steve Wanless
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Travel > Cruising

River cruise - Ama Serena

Travel editor, David Powell, cruises through the waterways of Holland and Belgium in sheer luxury on AmaSerena, one of the AmaWaterways fleet.

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15th Jul 2016
David Powell
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Finance

Financial safety net to calm any post-Brexit savings worries

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) was set up to protect savers and with recent market jitters it looks after your nerves as well as your capital.

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14th Jul 2016
Editor at Large
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What's on > Theatre

Faith Healer

Laurence Green reviews Lyndsey Turner's beautifully measured revival of Brian Friel's memory play, Faith Healer

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12th Jul 2016
Laurence Green
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Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

Edible shrubs

Shrubs with edible fruit make a great feature for your garden while also delivering some delicious berries and colour.

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12th Jul 2016
50connect editorial
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What's on > Film

The Hard Stop

A thought provoking documentary focused around the death of Mark Duggan and the repercussions it had on the local Tottenham based community. Laurence Green reviews

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11th Jul 2016
Laurence Green
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Travel > Around The UK

Rural Dorset: England's forgotten gem

Michael Edwards savours a gourmet break at La Fosse, Cranborne

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7th Jul 2016
Michael Edwards
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What's on > Theatre

Aladdin

The stage version of Disney's Aladdin is a glittering musical extravaganza that provides great entertainment for the whole family. By Laurence Green.

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7th Jul 2016
Laurence Green
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Finance

What a week it has been

Steve Wanless reflects on the EU referendum result and how it could impact on your financial future.

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5th Jul 2016
Steve Wanless
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Home & Lifestyle > Pets

Moving house with your pets

Moving house is just as stressful for the family pet as it is for you. Here are some simple tips to keep Tiddles, Shep and their furry chums happy.

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5th Jul 2016
Gareth Hargreaves
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Health > Dementia care & awareness

Restlessness in people with dementia

Mary Jordan explains why some people with dementia wander and offers tips for carers on how to cope with restlessness.

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5th Jul 2016
Mary Jordan
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What's on > Theatre

Hobson's Choice

Martin Shaw stars in this richly detailed but overripe version of Harold Brighouse's Hobson's Choice. Laurence Green reviews.

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1st Jul 2016
Laurence Green
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Health

7 ways to combat inflammation

Joint and muscle inflammation are common in later life, but there are many simple measures you can take to prevent it occurring

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30th Jun 2016
50connect editorial
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Food & Drink

Colourful summer cocktails

So long, EU. Farewell Euro 2016. Sit down, put your feet up and enjoy the rest of the summer with a few drinks ideas from 50connect.

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28th Jun 2016
50connect editorial
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The Go-Between

Michael Crawford returns to the West End in The Go-Between, an elegant chamber musical that masterfully conveys all the anguish of lost love and lost innocence.

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27th Jun 2016
Laurence Green
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What's on > Film

Ma Ma

Penelope Cruz is excellent in Ma Ma, a sad, memorable movie about living with a terminal illness.

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27th Jun 2016
Laurence Green
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Finance

Brexit: Don’t panic, think long term

The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union but don't rush to make rash decisions about your finances

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24th Jun 2016
Steve Wanless
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Travel

Discovering the endless pleasures of Cruising

Diane Priestley takes a luxurious Mediterranean cruise from Barcelona to Naples aboard the majestic Norwegian Epic.

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23rd Jun 2016
Diane Priestley
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What's on > Theatre

The Taming of the Shrew

A stingingly provocative production, then, that marks a triumph in the Globe's Shakespearean repertoire, writes Laurence Green.

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22nd Jun 2016
Laurence Green
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The Invisible Hand

Laurence Green finds The Invisible Hand, a taut, tense play that explores the twisted relationship between money, morality and politics.

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22nd Jun 2016
Laurence Green
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Finance > Pensions

The pensionable age

Steve Wanless considers the no-nonsense view on pensions of the chief economist of the Bank of England, Andy Haldane.

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16th Jun 2016
Steve Wanless
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Finance > Savings & Banking

Banking on the future

Are you better off now than before the banking crisis of 2008 that started the worst recession since the Great Depression?

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16th Jun 2016
Steve Wanless
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Sunset at the Villa Thalia

Economic migration, gentrification and cultural appropriation are the topical themes explored by Alexi Kaye Campbell in his new play Sunset at the Villa Thalia (Dorfman Theatre at the National), directed by Simon Godwin.

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16th Jun 2016
Laurence Green
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The Threepenny Opera

Laurence Green falls for the timeless appeal of Brecht's bawdy The Threepenny Opera in this vivid and darkly comic new production.

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7th Jun 2016
Laurence Green
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Running Wild

Laurence Green finds Michael Morpurgo's Running Wild a brilliant family story of love, loss, loyalty and living in the moment.

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3rd Jun 2016
Laurence Green
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You're old, deal with it!

Old people doing exciting things on TV. How very dare they!

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1st Jun 2016
50connect editorial
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Travel

The Levin Hotel London

Planning a break in London? Try the luxurious boutique Levin Hotel in Knightsbridge.

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1st Jun 2016
David Powell
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Finance > News & Views

Brexit and Pensions

What is the likely impact of Brexit on pensions and savings? Tom McPhail explains.

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1st Jun 2016
50connect editorial