Planting and growing your own vegetables can be a hugely rewarding experience, here’s our guide to allotment etiquette
Don’t be caught out by changes to travel rules since the UK left the EU. Here are some essential travel tips to keep all your family happy.
Share your favourite recipes with the 50connect community and see your culinary triumphs published as a reader recipes of the week.
Raised beds have aesthetic value as design elements in your garden but they are extremely practical too as this short guide illustrates.
Barclays Digital Eagles help people make the most of the digital world, confidently and safely. Read all about their history and new Digital Wings learning platform here.
Concerns over red meat and increased cancer risk are encouraging more to be creative at meal times. Check out this curried beetroot and lentil shepherd’s pie.
British asparagus will soon be at its peak as May approaches, so here are some recipe ideas to get you in the mood for a spring treat.
Planting a kitchen garden is one of the most environmentally friendly ways to embrace spring.
For your chance to own 1 of 3 copies of Take Back DVD starring Gillian White, Michael Jai White and Mickey Rourke; simply log-in and answer a question.
This vegan plum sponge cake is sweet, fluffy and studded with vibrant tasting South African plums! This cake is completely plant based, gluten free and still super indulgent tasting!
A rich and creamy pie the family will love & that’s ready to go in the oven in 10 minutes!
You know what they say, the best way to a man or woman’s heart is through their stomach!
Tuck Into Some Tuscan Specials. Learn how to cook Duck with cherries in Gabbiano chianti with TV chefs Giancarlo and Katie Caldesi.
Fitness and exercise are important health considerations for people over 50 – even in a lockdown. Here’s how to give the old joints a spring clean with exercise the begins and ends at home.
Inject some Christmas colour into your home – even for this most unorthodox of holidays. Here are some top tips for transforming your humble abode to help deliver some festive cheer.
Online dating is among the easiest ways to find new friendships and with these easily applied tips, you’ll have peace of mind and confidence too.
A cornucopia of ideas for creating the perfect stuffing.
Sticking to the basics of healthy eating and adding green vegetables to your diet can help to boost your intake of nutrients that have been shown to be particularly beneficial for brain health.
“It’s never too early or too late to start”, Blogger and founder of Alternative Ageing, Suzi Grant, offers her advice for eating your way through the menopause.
Laurence Green reviews John Boyega’s triumphant transition from screen to stage in Joe Murphy’s production, Woyzek.
Dr Ruth Maher, pelvic floor expert, explains some of the main ways to recognise that you have issues with your pelvic floor muscles.
Laurence Green reviews Lyndsey Turner’s revised and polished new production, The Treatment.
Bored of hotels? Holiday like a royal with this round-up of lavish getaways and traditional castle retreats.
A modern take of the biblical classic, Adam and Eve & Steve is a fun musical comedy that should be viewed with a light hearted sense of humour.
The Kid Stays in the Picture is a story of one man’s remarkable life against the backdrop of a changing America – Laurence Green reviews Simon McBurney’s new production.
With warmer weather just around the corner it’s time to add a touch of spring to your wardrobe
David Powell lets the train take the strain as he enjoys a short break in Amsterdam.
Laurence Green reviews Josie Rourke’s modern take on George Bernard Shaw’s classic tragedy, Saint Joan.
Laurence Green reviews Alexander Zeldin’s powerful and moving, documentary-style drama, LOVE
Laurence Green reviews Christopher Hart’s adaptation of Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman’s Broadway comedy, Once in a Lifetime.
Travails of Royal Bank of Scotland shareholders since 2008 illustrates the value of sound guidance when building a portfolio.
In need some gift giving inspiration? 50connect’s Christmas gift guide has something for everyone.
Bladder problems are increasingly common in the UK, yet are hardly spoken about – it’s time to challenge the taboo with these top tips for improving control.
Laurence Green reviews Mark Dornford-May’s play of Jonny Steinberg’s powerful true story, Man of Good Hope.