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From retirement to a new lease of life: combating middle-age loneliness

For Angelina Lipscombe retirement started as a rest, but after a while she needed purpose and to keep her brain ticking over and found satisfaction in helping others.

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20th Sep 2019
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What's on > Theatre

Hansard

Alex Jennings and Lindsay Duncan elevate this satire on late-Eighties Toryism at the NT's Lyttelton Auditorium.Laurence Green reviews.

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20th Sep 2019
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Health > General Health

Gut health embarrassment

New research reveals people are shying away from discussing gut health

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20th Sep 2019
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Travel > Europe

Amsterdam on foot

Mars Webb visits Amsterdam and finds a beautiful, eclectic and trendy city full of hidden gems and so many places to explore that she's already looking for an excuse to go back.

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19th Sep 2019
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Health > General Health

Ease the discomfort of varicose veins

We become more susceptible to unsightly and uncomfortable varicose veins as we age, but Alison Cullen and Emma Thornton have tips to ease discomfort and improve leg health.

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13th Sep 2019
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Finance > Tax

When tax Cuts cause a loss

Tax is hot on the lips everywhere, particularly with corporations and Brexit but what will the impact of rule changes mean to people saving towards a retirement income.

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13th Sep 2019
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Home & Lifestyle > Fashion

Autumn style tips

Helen Venables encourages you to get creative with your wardrobe as autumn arrives with some styling tips for the coming months.

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13th Sep 2019
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Finance > Property

Assured tenancy vs assured shorthold tenancy – what’s the difference?

Jamie Turnbull looks at issues facing people who want to downsize and rent on the open market. This month, he explains the difference between assured tenancy and assured shorthold tenancy.

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12th Sep 2019
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Finance > News & Views

Trump's Speedos economy

Peter McGahan examines how President Trump's Twitter spats come at economic cost for US consumers but also ripple far further afield.

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12th Sep 2019
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What's on > Film

Downton Abbey

The TV favourite gets a welcome big screen outing and delivers cinematic structure, impeccable period detail and a well-paced story that offers us the chance to step through history - and into the gorgeous grounds of Downton Abbey.

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12th Sep 2019
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Travel > Around The UK

Country living in Harrogate

Country Living St George brings the pages of the much-loved magazine to life in a stylish hotel. Michael Edwards visits Harrogate to investigate.

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9th Sep 2019
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Health > General Health

Heads up: how to minimise migraine

Rounding off Migraine Awareness Week here are a few tips to help manage this debilitating condition - helping reduce your likelihood of experiencing an attack and/or reducing the severity when migraine strikes.

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6th Sep 2019
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Health

Study for people with heart failure

Trials4Us and Richmond Pharmacology are currently recruiting those living with heart failure to take part in medical research

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6th Sep 2019
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What's on > Theatre

The Doctor

'A timeless work, performed with great bravado, which manages to be both powerful and thought-provoking.' Laurence Green reviews The Doctor.

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5th Sep 2019
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Finance > News & Views

Chasing the most consistent returns

If you are investing for retirement income, Peter McGahan says diversify your investment strategy to ensure consistent returns.

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5th Sep 2019
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Health > The A to Z of Lens Surgery for Over 50s

How cataract surgery works

This preventable eye condition is accountable for 51% of the world’s blindness. It’s a shocking statistic, but the rate of avoidable sight loss is on the rise.

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5th Sep 2019
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Don’t let a skin tag make you feel self-conscious

While skin tags are harmless, they can be irritating or embarrassing, knocking your confidence. Now you can remove them easily and effectively at home with Cryotag, the clinically proven skin tag remover. Find out more below.

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5th Sep 2019
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Home & Lifestyle > Pets

How to manage pet allergies

Living with pets provides an uplift to wellbeing and health - even for those with mild pet allergies. Here are some tips to minimise and control pet allergy symptoms.

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5th Sep 2019
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Home & Lifestyle > Food & Drink

Greek-style lentils with crumbled feta

A fitting post-summer ode to sunny holidays that is high in fibre and rich in lycopene, folate, potassium and vitamins C and K all folded together with tangy nuggets of crumbled feta.

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4th Sep 2019
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Travel > Europe

Danish Design

The Danes have a talent for design. Michael Edwards visits Copenhagen’s Absalon Hotel, Uformel Restaurant and cruises the canals to investigate.

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2nd Sep 2019
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What's on > Theatre

The Secret River

The Secret River is a shattering, astonishingly beautiful piece of contemporary theatre, one that speaks directly to a modern world riven by mistrust of the other, writes Laurence Green.

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30th Aug 2019
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Health > General Health

Struggling with IBS

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is estimated to affect up to 20 per cent of the UK population with its often debilitating (and potentially embarrassing) symptoms. A range of experts explain how it can be soothed and improved to help live daily life more comfortably.

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29th Aug 2019
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Home & Lifestyle > Gardening

Garden successes and failures

Spend half an hour jotting down what worked and what failed of your gardening year. It makes next year's planting and maintenance so much easier.

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29th Aug 2019
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Finance > Pensions

Worst state pension in the world

Many people have been apathetic at studying how well their pension is performing, trusting to luck that their retirement income will be sufficient, but they could be in for a nasty shock writes Peter McGahan.

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28th Aug 2019
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What's on

Edinburgh International Festival 2019

Laurence Green rounds up his pick of the best shows and performances at Edinburgh International Festival and Fringe 2019.

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28th Aug 2019
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Travel > Around The UK

St Andrews, Scotland

There is much more to St Andrews than golf as Michael Edwards discovers on a stay at the Fairmont St Andrews.

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27th Aug 2019
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Finance > Property

The health benefits of retiring by the sea

Winter sun or fresh sea air? Both rank highly for Brits who are considering a move in their retirement. Here, Jamie Turnbull looks at the potential health benefits of retiring by the sea.

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21st Aug 2019
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Motoring

The Peugeot 5008 SUV GT-Line

Heading off on a U.K. road-trip, Michael Edwards puts the Peugeot 5008 SUV GT-Line through its paces.

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20th Aug 2019
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Finance > News & Views

When easy money investments are too good to be true

Peter McGahan explains how investors are caught by headlines and marketing blurb, and none can be more so than that of Innovative Finance ISA’s (IFISA).

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19th Aug 2019
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Travel > Cruising

La Bella Vita … luxury cruising from Venice to Mantua

David Powell spent a week on the luxury barge La Bella Vita cruising the Italian Renaissance from Venice to Mantua in considerable style!

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19th Aug 2019
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