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    ALZHEIMER’S AND LOVE
    Marion Foreman - 2020-05-29

    Marion Foreman talks to Robin Thomson about dementia, love and god

    1960S: OUR FAVOURITE TV SHOWS OF THE DECADE
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-24

    Continuing our trip down memory lane

    OUT OF HOURS DEMENTIA SUPPORT IS ESSENTIAL
    Nigel Pritchard - 2021-02-24

    TheBoldAge takes a look at the desperate need for a 24-hour 7 day a week dementia helpline

    THE MEANING OF LIFE
    Nigel Pritchard - 2021-02-23

    In the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Deep Thought the supercomputer said “the answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe, and everything" was calculated as 42.

    #BOLDIES, THIS IS OUR TIME!
    Deb Bunt - 2021-02-23

    Age is a state of mind: #Boldies, be proud, be loud and be yourselves

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-22

    Events from history

    AGE IS JUST A NUMBER – WORLD LEADERS
    Steve Foreman - 2021-02-22

    TheBoldAge takes a swipe at the myth of walking into the sunset and putting up our feet in our golden years

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-19

    What happened in history on today’s date?

    IT'S A BUGS LIFE: 8 THINGS GARDENERS CAN DO TO HELP ALLEVIATE THE INSECT CRISIS
    Hannah Stephenson - 2021-02-18

    As research suggests insects are in dramatic decline, Buglife offers some simple ways we, Boldies, can do our bit.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-18

    Historic events that took place on this day.

    LASTING POWERS OF ATTORNEY
    Judith Bosworth Ashford's LLP - 2021-02-18

    Ashfords discuss what a lasting power of attorney is

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-17

    Interesting events from history

    IS COVID-19 THE NEWEST DISEASE OF AGEING
    Steve Foreman - 2021-02-17

    Some scientists are calling COVID the new disease of ageing, putting it into the same category as cancer and heart disease

    AN EXTRACT FROM THE BOOK 'SLOW PUNCTURE'
    Peter Berry and Deb Bunt - 2021-02-17

    Deb Bunt and Peter Berry have kindly allowed TheBoldAge to feature an extract from their brilliant and inspirational book 'Slow Puncture'

    4 EXPERTS SHARE THEIR TOP TIPS FOR MAKING YOUR GARDEN LOOK GORGEOUS WHILE HELPING WILDLIFE TOO
    Hannah Stephenson - 2021-02-16

    Look after your birds and beneficial insects with help from these top garden designers. Hannah Stephenson reports.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-16

    Events from the past that have impacted our lives

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-15

    What happened today in history?

    PILLS AND POTIONS
    Marion Foreman - 2021-02-12

    TheBoldAge looks at popping anti-ageing pills as we age

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-12

    Did you know that these events took place on this date in history?

    4 CONSERVATIONISTS YOU HAVE TO FOLLOW ON INSTAGRAM
    Sarah Marshall - 2021-02-11

    As Boldies we want to improve the planet for those that come after us. That should be our legacy

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-11

    Some interesting events from the past

    NEGOTIATING MY NEW IDENTITY – AND MY IDEAL AGE
    Robin Thomson - 2021-02-11

    Finding my new identity was one of the hardest things when Shoko died. And then I found I had to go on re-negotiating relationships.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-10

    Historic events that happened on this date.

    HAPPINESS IS A ROLLER-COASTER, BUT FROM 54 YOU ARE ON THE WAY UP
    Nigel Pritchard - 2021-02-09

    Time for celebration as Boldies we are on the way up

    7 WAYS TO WASTE LESS WATER AT HOME
    Abi Jackson - 2021-02-09

    Want to flush out some of those wasteful habits at home? Abi Jackson taps into some easy ways to be more water-aware.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-09

    Events from history

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-08

    What historic events took place?

    MY WORST NIGHTMARE
    Deb Bunt - 2021-02-08

    Author Deb Bunt discusses her phobia of reading out loud made worse by her Co-Author Peter Berry hanging on her every word for dear life

    BOLDOPINION: DO WE REALLY WANT A WORLD WHERE IT’S COMMON TO LIVE TO OVER 100?
    Steve Foreman - 2021-02-05

    Steve takes a look at living longer and asks is it a good thing?

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-05

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    7 WAYS TO BRING DOWN YOUR SUPERMARKET BILL
    Vicky Shaw - 2021-02-04

    Avoid these pitfalls as you go up and down the aisles – your wallet will thank you for it.

    ON THIS DAY
    The BoldAge - 2021-02-04

    Interesting events from the past.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-03

    Events from the past that have impacted our lives.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-02

    Take a look back at events in history

    THEBOLDAGE LOOKS AT SOME IDEAS ON WHAT TO PRUNE AND WHEN?
    Hannah Stephenson - 2021-02-02

    Don’t lose a mass of flowers by pruning your prized shrubs at the wrong time. TheBoldAge looks at what to prune now, and what can wait…

    9 SIMPLE STRATEGIES TO HELP KEEP SPIDERS OUT OF YOUR HOME
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2021-02-01

    TheBoldAge looks at how to keep eight-legged insects out of your home.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-01

    What happened on this day in history?

    WINTER WONDERLAND PHOTO COMPETITION 2020/2021
    TheBoldAge - 2021-02-01

    After some long deliberation we have the pleasure of presenting a selection of some of the photos for our 2020/2021 winter wonderland competition. Enjoy!

    6 WAYS TO SUPPORT YOUR GUT AND IMMUNE SYSTEM THIS WINTER
    Liz Connor - 2021-02-01

    The gut microbiome is closely linked to immune function – so how can you keep it in tip top shape? TheBoldAge seeks some expert tips.

    THEBOLDAGE ASKS, WHAT DOES ANXIETY DO TO YOUR BODY?
    Claire Spreadbury - 2021-02-01

    Here’s what we found out to help manage anxiety

    4 KEY THINGS ABOUT STORM AND FLOOD DAMAGE INSURANCE CLAIMS
    Vicky Shaw - 2021-01-31

    Storms and floods can cause a lot of damage – and costs can rack up fast. Here’s what you need to know about getting cover and making claims.

    8 THINGS TO CONSIDER IF YOU ARE ABOUT TO RECEIVE REDUNDANCY PAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-30

    Understanding your options when receiving redundancy pay could be crucial to helping you manage your finances.

    CONFUSED ABOUT PENSIONS? HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-29

    Confused about your pension and how much you should be saving? Here are some expert tips.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-29

    Do you recall any of these historic events?

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-28

    Events that took place in history.

    COULD AN ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DIET TRANSFORM YOUR HEALTH?
    Lisa Salmon - 2021-01-28

    Louise Blanchfield, aka ‘the food physio’, tells TheBoldAge about the diet that helped her husband overcome inflammatory arthritis and bowel disease.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-27

    What happened on this day in History?

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-26

    Events in history that have impacted our lives.

    BOLDOPINION: ‘SLEEPY JOE’ IS ANYTHING BUT AS HE HITS THE GROUND RUNNING.
    Nigel Pritchard - 2021-01-25

    The new US President is an exemplar for us all and a celebration of what those of a mature age can offer

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-25

    Did you know that these events happened on this day in history?

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-22

    World events from the past that have impacted our lives today.

    AS THE LOCKDOWNS CONTINUE INTO A SECOND YEAR, ARE YOU A WORRIED DEMENTIA CARER?
    Abi Jackson - 2021-01-22

    The pandemic restrictions might be causing a lot of worry for carers right now. TheBoldAge finds out more.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-21

    Read about some events from the past

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-20

    What happened in history on this day?

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-19

    Take a look at what in history has influenced us today.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-18

    Did you know that these events took place on this day in the past?

    THE GOVERNMENT IS FAST RUNNING OUT OF ‘RUNWAY’ TO MEET ITS HEALTHY AGEING PROMISE
    Nigel Pritchard - 2021-01-18

    TheBoldAge discusses the House of Lords report that finds the Government's "Ageing Society Grand Challenge" target of five extra healthy years of life by 2035 will not be met without action now.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-15

    Discover things that happened in history on this day.

    FAITH AND CANCER
    Robin Thomson - 2021-01-15

    Robin Thomson interviews Prabhu Guptar who is the Publisher of Pippa Rann Books & Media in memory of his wife Philippa (Pippa), who died of cancer in January 2019.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-14

    Read about things that happened on this day in history.

    THERE ARE DAYS WHEN THE BLEAKNESS AND SHEER TEDIUM OF LOCKDOWN AND COVID-19 SMOTHERS ME
    Deb Bunt - 2021-01-14

    Deb Bunt, Co-author of Slow Puncture alongside Peter Berry, reflects on having a positive outlook even in the midst of the latest lockdown

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-13

    What happened on this day in the past?

    NEW DRUG IS SHOWING POSITIVE SIGNS OF BEING ABLE TO SLOW DOWN ALZHEIMER’S
    Nigel Pritchard - 2021-01-13

    The findings from Eli Lilly & Co., show the importance of research into all dementia conditions

    THIS IS HOW TO TAKE AMAZING PHOTOS OF PLANTS AND GARDENS, ACCORDING TO AN EXPERT
    Hannah Stephenson - 2021-01-13

    Want to improve your garden photography? An RHS competition judge shares insider tips

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAGe - 2021-01-12

    Take a look at some events in history.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-11

    What happened on this day in history?

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-10

    We look at events from the past which have impacted the world we live in

    BOLDIES OVER 50 ARE A VALUABLE RESOURCE IN TACKLING THE POST-PANDEMIC WORLD
    Nigel Pritchard - 2021-01-09

    Policymakers and organisations need to ‘wake-up’ and consider the value that the over 50s can deliver

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-09

    TheBoldAge takes a look back at what happened on this day in history

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-08

    The BoldAge looks at events from the past.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldage - 2021-01-07

    Do you know what happened on this day....?

    5 COLD WEATHER MYTHS YOU SHOULDN’T BELIEVE
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2021-01-07

    We take a look at some of the soundbites that so often accompany the winter season

    LOVE, MARRIAGE AND SECOND FAMILIES
    Victoria Green, Ashford's LLP - 2021-01-06

    Ashford's Victoria Green looks at some of the thorny issues that may arise

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldage - 2021-01-06

    TheBoldAge looks back at events that have impacted our lives

    HOW TO PRACTISE A SAFE AND GENTLE JANUARY DIET
    Liz Connor - 2021-01-05

    Try these simple and easy-to-adopt tips for a healthier start to the year, says TheBoldAge.

    ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-05

    TheBoldAge looks at some of the events that have helped to shape the world we live in today

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2021-01-04

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    AGE IS JUST A NUMBER, EVEN IN HOLLYWOOD
    Steve Foreman - 2020-12-31

    How many Christmas movies did you watch this year?

    10 SIMPLE HACKS TO HELP YOU WINTERPROOF YOUR HOME
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-12-31

    TheBoldAge reveals how to stay warm and save money.

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-31

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-30

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    THEBOLDAGE ASKS SHOULD WE BE MAKING NEW YEAR RESOLUTIONS?
    Steve Foreman - 2020-12-29

    As we begin to focus on 2021 we take a look at how to make them stick

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-29

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    10 THINGS THAT ALWAYS HAPPEN WITHOUT FAIL ON BOXING DAY
    Lauren Taylor - 2020-12-26

    Today you only have one job – chill.

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-26

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    6 SURPRISING WAYS CHRISTMAS IS ACTUALLY GOOD FOR YOUR HEALTH
    Prudence Wade - 2020-12-24

    Don’t worry, it’s not all bad.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-24

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    FAKE NEWS!
    Steve Foreman - 2020-12-23

    From Donald trump to conspiracy theories there is fake news all around us, so how do we know what is true?

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-23

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-21

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    BOLDOPINION: CARERS ARE AN INVISIBLE ARMY THAT IS BEING IGNORED AND LET DOWN
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-12-20

    Society owes carers a deep sense of gratitude, now it is our turn to support them

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-18

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-17

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-16

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-15

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    5 EXPERT TIPS TO HELP ENSURE YOUR POINSETTIAS LAST THROUGH CHRISTMAS
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-12-14

    Want your festive plants to keep going into the New Year? TheBoldAge asks the pros for their advice.

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-14

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-12

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-11

    History has a hand in today, we take a look at some of the events that shaped our lives

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-10

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT EVENTS THAT HAVE HELPED SHAPE TODAY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-09

    On this day in history

    ENDEMIC AGEISM IN AN ERA OF PANDEMIC
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-12-08

    The third article in our series on ageism takes a look at how the pandemic is driving a more ageist agenda

    DEB BUNT REFLECTS ON THE FRIENDSHIP SHE AND PETER BERRY, WHO IS LIVING WITH DEMENTIA, HAVE
    Deb Bunt and Pete Berry - 2020-12-08

    Peter’s life changes when, at the age of fifty, he is given a terminal diagnosis of early onset dementia. Since that day, he has learned to live with his very own ‘dementia monster’.

    SAVING CASH: 10 WAYS TO REDUCE YOUR HOUSEHOLD SPENDING RIGHT NOW
    Vicky Shaw - 2020-12-07

    With household budgets tight, it’s a good time to look your spending and see what you could trim back on.

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-07

    We take a look at some of the events that have shaped our world today

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK AT SOME OF THE RESEARCH THAT LINKS AIR POLLUTION AND ALZHEIMER’S
    Steve Foreman - 2020-12-05

    Being passionate about the environment is healthy to. Studies draw a link between Alzheimer’s and pollution

    ITS SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY: PROFIT FOR PURPOSE
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-12-05

    Boldies please support your local social enterprise businesses who are founded for a purpose

    HISTORY NO MATTER HOW SMALL HELPS TO SHAPE THE EVENTS OF TODAY. THEBOLDAGE LOOKS BACK TO SEE WHAT OCCURRED ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-04

    Can you guess what happened on this day in years gone by

    9 AMAZING BENEFITS OF PLANTING MORE TREES
    Lisa Salmon - 2020-12-03

    The Woodland Trust has pledged to plant 50 million trees, here are some of the many benefits provided by our leafy green friends.

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-03

    Looking back at on this day in history has the potential to help us make sense of today's world

    THEBOLDAGE ASKS: WHAT IS A DECLARATION OF TRUST AND IN WHAT CIRCUMSTANCES SHOULD YOU HAVE ONE?
    Kelli Pimm, Ashfords LLP - 2020-12-02

    Ashfords also consider the points to be aware of

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-02

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-12-01

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-30

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    AGEISM: THEBOLDAGE EXPLORES HOW LANGUAGE CAN BE AGEIST
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-11-27

    Be the change, and consider the words we use to combat and drive out ageism.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-27

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    INSOMNIA: CAN’T SLEEP? PEOPLE ARE SWEARING BY THIS US MILITARY METHOD FOR CURING INSOMNIA
    Liz Connor - 2020-11-26

    …and it’s surprisingly easy to do and helping to improve your sleep health

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-26

    TheBoldAge looks back at a few of the events that have helped shape the world we live in today

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-25

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    SADLY, A LITTLE BIT OF OUR CHILDHOOD DISAPPEARED WITH THE PASSING, THIS MONTH, OF CHRIS SPEARS THE CO-WRITER OF SCOOBY DOO,
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-11-24

    TheBoldAge looks back at an article from 2019 when Scooby Doo was 50. Luke Rix-Standing looks back at the canine crime-stopper’s enduring appeal.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-24

    TheBoldAge takes a look back at some of the events that have helped shape today

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-23

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in history that have helped shape the world we live in today

    AGEISM: MY GRUMPINESS HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH MY AGE
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-11-22

    In the first of a series of weekly articles TheBoldAge takes a swipe at ageism and how to start breaking down ageist stereotypes.

    THE PERILS OF SMARTPHONES: 9 YEARS ON THE PHONE!
    Steve Foreman - 2020-11-21

    How much time do you spend scrolling on a smartphone?

    HOW TO AVOID BLOWING YOUR BUDGET THIS BLACK FRIDAY
    Vicky Shaw - 2020-11-20

    As retailers bombard consumers with ‘grab it now’ deals, here’s how to stop your costs spiralling out of control.

    HOW TO BRIGHTEN YOUR GARDEN SHRUBS WITH BERRIES AND FEED THE BIRDS AT THE SAME TIME
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-11-20

    Garden shrubs producing a feast of vibrant berries could be the answer for drab winter gardens

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-20

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    8 INSPIRING FEMINIST QUOTES FROM MEN ON INTERNATIONAL MEN'S DAY
    Prudence Wade - 2020-11-19

    From Barack Obama to Mahatma Gandhi, here are the men we’re celebrating on International Men’s Day.

    FAITH MEETS ALZHEIMER'S
    Robin Thomson - 2020-11-18

    Robin discusses a very personal view about the faith he shared with Shoko who was living with alzheimer's

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-18

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-17

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    5 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR BLUE MONDAY
    David Craig - 2020-11-16

    TheBoldAge looks at how to, hopefully, banish the blues.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-16

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-14

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past years

    GIFTING A PROPERTY IN YOUR WILL?
    Daisy Peskett at Ashfords LLP - 2020-11-13

    Ashfords discuss some of the points to consider when specifically gifting property under a Will.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-13

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-12

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT 5 FEMALE FIRSTS THAT BROKE NEW GROUND IN BRITISH POLITICAL HISTORY
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-11-11

    It's been over 100 years since Britain’s first female MP took a seat in parliament, Luke Rix-Standing looks at the trailblazers who smashed the political patriarchy.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-11

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    THEBOLDAGE PHOTO COMPETITION - WINNER(S)
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-10

    We've absolutely loved going through the photos that were submitted to the photo competition and have to admit we couldn't just choose one winner. Enjoy!

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK AT 8 WAYS TO HELP THE WILDLIFE IN YOUR GARDEN THIS WINTER
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-11-10

    Our birds, small mammals and insects could use some assistance getting through the colder months. Hannah Stephenson reveals how.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-10

    TheBoldAge takes a look back at some of the events that have helped shaped history and some that haven't done much

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-09

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-07

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    SURVIVING LOCKDOWN 2.0
    Steve Foreman - 2020-11-06

    TheBoldAge looks at 6 things that could help you through

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-06

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    BOLD WOMEN
    Marion Foreman - 2020-11-05

    Marion takes a retrospective look back at her journey to becoming a BOLD woman

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-05

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-04

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    INSULATING YOUR HOME – THE BIG AND LITTLE MEASURES THAT COULD HELP SLASH YOUR ENERGY BILLS
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-11-03

    TheBoldAge looks at how almost every aspect of your home can be insulated, and your wallet will thank you in the long run.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-03

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    6 REASONS WE'RE ALL BETTER PREPARED FOR LOCKDOWNS THIS TIME ROUND
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-11-02

    TheBoldAge takes a look: You’re readier than you know.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-11-02

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-31

    TheBoldAge looks at a few of the interesting events that have taken place in times gone by

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT SOME AUSPICIOUS DATES IN HISTORY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-30

    One such event was the 'Rumble in the Jungle'

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-29

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-28

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-27

    What happened on this day in past times?

    SAVE YOURSELF SOME MONEY BY INSULATING YOUR LOFT PROPERLY
    Claire Spreadbury - 2020-10-26

    As the chill sets in, Richard Burr reveals how to warm up your house and slash your heating bills – and 16 items you’ll need to get the job done.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ...........................
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-26

    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ............
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-24

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    WHY MAKE A WILL, WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU DO NOT HAVE ONE AND THE PROCESS OF MAKING ONE.
    Jonanthan Hickman Ashfords LLP - 2020-10-23

    A guide as to why you should prepare one but also what happens if you dont't

    FAITH WHEN YOU LOSE YOUR PARENTS
    Robin Thomson - 2020-10-23

    Shoko Thomson, who died living with Alzheimers, wrote this account in 2012, the year she was diagnosed

    WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-23

    TheBoldAge takes a look back at today in history

    5 LAST-MINUTE GARDEN JOBS TO DO BEFORE WINTER ARRIVES
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-10-22

    It’s almost time to batten the hatches before winter arrives – but you still have time to do five last-minute garden jobs to beat the winter chill.

    ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY ............
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-22

    TheBoldAge looks at a number of interesting events that occurred on this day in times gone by

    21ST OCTOBER: WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY ....
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-21

    Do you know?

    RAISE THE CURTAIN
    David Jays - 2020-10-21

    After months of darkness, British theatres are preparing to welcome audiences again. David Jays hears how it feels to return to the stage.

    ON THIS DAY:
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-20

    Do you know what happened on this day ............?

    19TH OF OCTOBER - WHAT HAPPENED ON THIS DAY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-10-19

    Did you know

    SIR LENNY HENRY: ‘I DO WISH I HAD STOOD UP TO RACISM MORE’
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-10-13

    Sir Lenny Henry talks to TheBoldAge about racism, the pressures of fame, and his fears for today’s young wannabes.

    WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY IS TOMORROW: IN ANTICIPATION THEBOLDAGE ASKS IS SOCIAL MEDIA A POSITIVE INFLUENCE?
    Steve Foreman - 2020-10-09

    How many of us Boldies silently ask ourselves whether social media is really a good thing or not?

    GOT A GLUT OF APPLES? 6 IDEAS FOR USING THEM UP – FROM JELLY AND JUICE TO DRIED SNACKS
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-10-08

    There are many ways to preserve your bumper harvest of apples this year. Hannah Stephenson offers some suggestions.

    FAUJA SINGH - THE FIRST CENTENARIAN TO RUN A MARATHON.
    Andrew Stark - 2020-10-05

    Fauja Singh - a super boldie providing inspiration for the Sikh and the Boldie community

    RETIREMENT DELAYS AS PENSION AGE RISES TO 66 IF BORN AFTER 5 OCTOBER 1954.
    Andrew Stark - 2020-10-05

    The state pension age continues to rise - going up to 66 as of tomorrow (6 October 2020) and will further increase in future. Retirements being further delayed.

    BOLDIES LETS CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF OLDER PERSONS
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-10-01

    How old is older

    AS BOLDIES, LIKE KATE HUMBLE, ‘WE ALL KNOW SIMPLE THINGS MAKE US HAPPY’
    Abi Jackson - 2020-10-01

    Bereavement, middle-age and a few ‘sod it’ moments led TV’s Kate Humble to embark on a year of simple joy and clearing the clutter.

    FINDING A NEW IDENTITY
    Robin Thomson - 2020-09-28

    Robin talks of letting go

    THE COURAGE OF COMPASSION - THE KING'S FUND REPORT ON NURSES AND MIDWIVES
    Andrew Stark - 2020-09-25

    A report released by The King's Fund and Royal College of Nursing goes some way in identifying what needs to be done to provide the support our nurses need

    BEREAVEMENT: THE HARDEST THING
    Robin Thomson - 2020-09-24

    Robin Thomson's very personal and moving story about letting go

    30 DAYS 30 WAYS UK
    TheBoldAge - 2020-09-21

    A good campaign but the timing and execution by national and local services could have been better to avoid panic

    HOW TO GIVE WILDLIFE A HELPING HAND WITH HIBERNATION THIS WINTER
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-09-21

    As the winter hibernation season approaches, TheBoldAge looks at how gardeners can help creatures bed down for the colder months.

    BOLDIE MIKE READ: MY 6 ALL-TIME FAVOURITE SONGS
    Gabrielle Fagan - 2020-09-18

    The DJ talks to TheBoldAge to reveal the reasons why these records make up the soundtrack of his life.

    OVER-50S LIFE INSURANCE: WHAT OPTIONS ARE AVAILABLE AND HOW DO YOU GET A GOOD DEAL?
    Vicky Shaw - 2020-09-16

    Many people aged fiftysomething and over don’t have life insurance. Vicky Shaw finds out if that’s something we should all be worried about.

    OUR LEADERS SHOULD RECOGNISE THE UNFAIRNESS BEING HEAPED ON OUR FRONTLINE KEY WORKERS
    TheBoldAge - 2020-09-15

    They are the very best of us

    RETIREMENT SNATCHED FROM 3.8 MILLION WOMEN
    Teresa Stark - 2020-09-15

    What would you do if you were told to keep working for another 6 years when you were meant to be retiring? Do you have enough savings in place to allow that or would you be out there in a hostile job environment, with gender and age discrimination, looking for a job to support you? #waspi #backto60

    BOLDIE VINNIE JONES: ‘I DIDN’T SEEK HELP FOR GRIEF AT FIRST BUT I DO NOW’
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-09-14

    Hollywood actor and former footballer Vinnie Jones tells TheBoldAge how he is coping with grief a year after losing his beloved wife Tanya.

    5 THINGS A SLEEP EXPERT DOESN’T WANT YOU TO DO BEFORE BEDTIME
    Jason Ellis - 2020-09-12

    To mark ‘Sleeptember’, sleep expert Professor Jason Ellis outlines what you should avoid before bedtime to help you get a good night’s kip.

    FAITH AND BUSINESS, CHARITY, POLITICS
    Robin Thomson - 2020-09-10

    The second in the Robin Thomson faith series, here he interviews Ram and Sunita Gidoomal

    EVERYBODY LIVES BY FAITH
    Robin Thomson - 2020-09-08

    Here is the next in our series by Robin Thomson, who in this article introduces his series on faith

    7 WAYS SUPERMARKETS TRY TO TEMPT YOU INTO SPENDING MORE MONEY
    Vicky Shaw - 2020-09-07

    Knowing the tricks helps you to hold onto more of your money

    5 WAYS OWNING A PET CAN BENEFIT YOUR HEALTH
    Lisa Salmon - 2020-09-06

    From lower levels of stress and depression to reduced risk of heart disease, owning a pet is a healthy choice.

    RETIREMENT FINANCES: 10 TOP TIPS IF YOU’RE RETIRING IN 2020
    Vicky Shaw - 2020-09-02

    There’s lots to consider when preparing financially for retirement.

    9 WAYS FOR BOLDIES TO BE MORE ECO-FRIENDLY AT HOME
    Abi Jackson - 2020-08-31

    From ‘big jobs’ like solar panelling, to easy-peasy steps like switching appliances off at the plug, there’s lots we can do to be a little more green at home, says Abi Jackson.

    ROBIN THOMSON EXPLORES: WHAT WE DID GET RIGHT
    Robin Thomson - 2020-08-31

    The second article from our guest writer, Robin Thomson who reflects on his wife's Shoko's journey with Alzheimer's

    7 REASONS YOU ARE NOT LOSING WEIGHT
    Lauren Taylor - 2020-08-30

    From mindless eating to not getting enough rest, TheBoldAge speaks to experts about the common mistakes.

    WHY MAKING AN ‘ACTUAL’ PHONE CALL IS GOOD FOR YOUR MENTAL HEALTH
    Jenny Stallard - 2020-08-28

    Forgotten, dusty old landlines, your time has come.

    ROBIN THOMSON: WHAT I WISH WE HAD KNOWN
    Robin Thomson - 2020-08-27

    When my wife, Shoko, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's, we had no idea what lay ahead. Here are some of my reflections.

    HOW TO SPOT THE WARNING SIGNS OF FINANCIAL ABUSE – AND THE HELP AVAILABLE TO SORT IT
    Vicky Shaw - 2020-08-26

    Financial abuse can leave people, of any age, feeling trapped, but support is available.

    WHY ARE WE ALL SO OBSESSED WITH NOSTALGIA?
    Prudence Wade - 2020-08-23

    TheBoldAge speaks to a psychologist to find out more

    AS BOLDIES, WE THE OVER 50’S ARE CRITICAL TO THE POST COVID-19 RECOVERY
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-08-23

    Boldies are not invisible and are needed more than ever as the country rebuilds

    BOLDIES SAY WE ARE!, NOT WE WERE: 9 WAYS TO HAVE A HAPPY RETIREMENT
    Kate Whiting - 2020-08-21

    Here’s how you can make the most of your new-found freedom in retirement.

    THE WORLD IS CHANGING, IS FAMILY-BASED CARE NOW A THING OF THE PAST?
    Steve Foreman - 2020-08-21

    We would love your views on the challenges

    6 WAYS YOU CAN PERSONALLY CONTRIBUTE TO HITTING THE UK’S NEW 2050 CLIMATE TARGET
    Liz Connor - 2020-08-20

    These simple changes won’t cost the earth.

    AGE IS JUST A NUMBER
    Steve Foreman - 2020-08-18

    5 Great women that are true Boldies

    IT IS NEVER TOO LATE TO START A BUSINESS. ‘DRAGON’ DEBORAH MEADEN’S TOP TIPS FOR NEW ENTREPRENEURS
    Rebecca Snider - 2020-08-17

    According to the Harvard Business Review the most successful high growth start-ups were founded by people, on average, when they were 45 years old. Suggesting many were in the 50s and beyond

    LIFE DOESN’T END AT 50!: THEBOLDAGE LOOKS AT 5 PEOPLE THAT HAVEN’T LET AGE DEFINE THEM
    Steve Foreman - 2020-08-17

    It’s merely half time in life’s great adventure

    INTERNATIONAL BEER DAY: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BECOMING A BEER SOMMELIER – ACCORDING TO AN EXPERT
    Sam Wylie-Harris - 2020-08-07

    Maybe as a Boldie this is my new career. TheBoldAge talks to Genevieve Upton about pint pairingto

    DREAD GROWING OLD? HERE’S HOW TO AGE HAPPILY AND SEE GETTING OLDER IN A WHOLE NEW LIGHT
    Liz Connor - 2020-08-05

    Embracing the ageing process can be a positive experience – if you choose to see it that way. Psychotherapist Thomas Moore talks to TheBoldAge about the richness that can come with getting older.

    AGE IS JUST A NUMBER!
    Steve Foreman - 2020-08-03

    Following the popularity our ‘Age is no barrier article’, here are more instances of people performing amazing feats in later life.

    WHY WE NEED GOALS: 4 TIPS TO GOAL SETTING
    Steve Foreman - 2020-08-01

    In this strange Covid-19 world we all have time to think about what we REALLY want out of life going forwards

    SIZZLING HOT OR SUPER MILD? HERE’S HOW TO GROW CHILLIES – AND MATCH THE RIGHT CHILLI TO THE RIGHT DISH
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-07-24

    Arundel Castle’s head gardener Martin Duncan shares his top tips with Hannah Stephenson.

    5 PLANTS YOU NEED TO CREATE A THERAPEUTIC GARDEN
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-07-21

    The link between green spaces and health is widely recognised. Would the prescribing of ‘therapeutic horticulture’ be beneficial. Boldies, you make your own mind up.

    WASPS: A TOTAL NUISANCE OR HORTICULTURAL HERO?
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-07-21

    They may be the biggest nuisance at summer barbecues, but wasps are also of great benefit to the garden – but how so? A top entomologist reveals all.

    7 TIPS FOR LOOKING AFTER YOUR DOG IN THE HOT WEATHER
    florrie Andrews - 2020-07-15

    TheBoldAge looks at how to avoid a hot dog, and make sure your pets are kept cool and safe during a heatwave.

    THEBOLDAGE TAKES A LOOK BACK AT THE FASHION OF THE SWINGING SIXTIES
    TheBoldAge - 2020-07-15

    From mini-skirts and mod-inspired designs to the advent of hippies, the 1960s were known for breaking the rules.

    ROSEMARY SHRAGER: ‘I FINALLY FEEL HAPPY IN MY OWN SKIN’
    Gabrielle Fagan - 2020-07-09

    The TV chef tells TheBoldAge how the threat of sight loss and developing diabetes inspired a health overhaul – and she feels better than ever.

    ALISON STEADMAN: ‘I’M MORE CONFIDENT NOW – THAT’S THE BONUS OF AGE’
    Gabrielle Fagan - 2020-07-06

    From nature walks and bird watching to avoiding reality TV, Alison Steadman talks all things wellbeing with Gabrielle Fagan.

    WE BOLDIE OLDIES ARE INVISIBLE TO MANY BUT WE’RE THE MAJORITY SO TAKE NOTICE OF US
    TheBoldAge - 2020-07-03

    The UN says by 2050 there will be 1.5 billion people aged over 65, enough not to be invisible

    WORRIED ABOUT GETTING OLDER? HOW TO EMBRACE AGEING POSITIVELY
    Lauren Taylor - 2020-07-02

    Could happier, healthy older age be all about mindset? TheBoldAge speaks to the author of a book aiming to transform our approach to ageing.

    WORRIED ABOUT PAYING FOR YOUR CARE: HERE ARE SOME BASIC FACTS
    Danya Bellis of Ashfords llp - 2020-07-01

    Ashfords take a look at this thorny issue for TheBoldAge

    CULTURAL BENCHMARK OR TOTAL MONEY SPINNER? A LOOK BACK AT HOW OUR FAVOURITE NATIONAL DAYS CAME TO BE
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-06-26

    From pagan rituals to failed arson, TheBoldAge combs through the history, or lack thereof, of our calendar-marked celebrations.

    RICHARD BRANSON: ‘I’M PRETTY FEARLESS AND HAVE ALWAYS HAD AN ADVENTUROUS STREAK’
    Gabrielle Fagan - 2020-06-25

    The Virgin magnate tells TheBoldAge why he still feels like a 25-year-old at heart.

    LIZ EARLE’S 5 TOP TIPS FOR OLDER ENTREPRENEURS
    Eilish Hurst - 2020-06-24

    The beauty boss shares her advice for over-50s looking to start a business.

    THE NEED FOR A 24/7 DEMENTIA HELPLINE
    TheBoldAge and Derek Fisher - 2020-06-20

    TheBoldAge talks to Derek Fisher an active blogger and speaker with a keen interest in mental health and dementia, who has been investigating the need for an around the clock dementia helpline

    8 REASONS TO GET SOLAR PANELS ON YOUR HOME
    Lisa Salmon - 2020-06-19

    Sunlight is free, so why not harness its energy through solar panels on your home?

    PIPPA KELLY - WELL I KNOW NOW....
    Pippa Kelly - 2020-06-17

    Pippa Kelly is an award-winning dementia campaigner, blogger and author, and host of the podcast, Well I Know Now

    OUR CLIMATE IS CHANGING: 6 TIPS TO HELP YOUR GARDEN THRIVE THROUGH A DRY SUMMER
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-06-17

    Dry gardening expert Olivier Filippi says aiming for drought-defying plants and techniques is key.

    CHECKED THE ELECTRICS LATELY? 7 SIGNS YOUR HOME NEEDS REWIRING
    Lisa Salmon - 2020-06-12

    It’s easy to never give the electrics a second thought, but potentially dangerous warning signs should never be ignored. TheBoldAge investigates

    SMALL BUT MIGHTY: HOW TO GROW YOUR OWN IF ALL YOU HAVE IS A WINDOWSILL AND A FRONT STEP
    Ella Walker - 2020-06-11

    With a little bit of thought and some clever ideas, everyone can grow their own

    DIGITAL ASSETS – WHAT SHOULD I BE THINKING ABOUT?
    Adam Woodhouse - 2020-06-09

    How do we manage our on-line selves

    SCRABBLE AT 72: THE WORD GAME THAT NEVER GROWS OLD
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-06-05

    Do you know your zyzzyva from your athodyd? Luke Rix-Standing takes a look at the history of the most popular game ever to rely on a dictionary.

    BAUHAUS AT OVER 100: THE INFLUENTIAL DESIGN MOVEMENT THAT INSPIRED IKEA AND IRRITATED THE NAZIS
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-05-31

    As the world recovered from the First World War, the Bauhaus school started an artistic revolution in wire, stone and steel. TheBoldAge reflects

    ALZHEIMER’S AND LOVE
    Marion Foreman - 2020-05-29

    Marion Foreman talks to Robin Thomson about dementia, love and god

    DENMARK HAS THE BEST WORK-LIFE BALANCE IN EUROPE: 5 THINGS YOU CAN DO TO BE MORE LIKE THE DANES
    Prudence W - 2020-05-27

    During lockdown we have heard a lot about Denmark. We take a look at some wellbeing tips inspired by the Scandinavian country for how to get the perfect balance.

    8 THINGS YOU DO EVERY DAY THAT YOU DO NOT REALISE ARE GOOD FOR YOU
    Laura Dennison - 2020-05-25

    Walk, sleep, relax, repeat.

    BOLD PELARGONIUMS: HOW TO MAKE THE MOST OF THESE SUMMER FAVOURITES
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-05-22

    Garden designer Claudia de Yong offers tips on how to make a statement with this colourful stalwart summer plant.

    ON THIS DAY 21 MAY
    TheBoldAge - 2020-05-21

    This is so nice, it must be illegal. -Fats Waller

    MONTY DON ON WHY GARDENING IS HIS IDEAL THERAPY FOR BODY AND MIND
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-05-20

    Gardening remains a constant for healthy living, says Monty Don.

    AS RESEARCH FINDS VOLUNTEERING CAN HELP IMPROVE YOUR MENTAL HEALTH, 5 WAYS YOU CAN GET INVOLVED
    TheBoldAge - 2020-05-19

    Do good, feel good.

    PEST-FREE ZONE: HOW TO RID YOU HOME OF ANTS, WASPS, ROACHES AND MOTHS THIS SUMMER
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-05-18

    Worried warmer weather means an inevitable creepy-crawly invasion? Luke Rix-Standing finds out how to keep the crafty critters at bay.

    EASY TIPS FOR UPCYCLING MDF FURNITURE
    Abi Jackson - 2020-05-16

    Want to breathe new life into those dated bookshelves, drawers or cabinets? TheBoldAge asks the experts about getting started.

    JUST OVER 500 YEARS SINCE LEONARDO – DECIPHERING THE MIND OF THE MILLENNIUM
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-05-12

    Just over five centuries on from Leonardo da Vinci’s death, Luke Rix-Standing combs through the myriad abilities of one of history’s most talented men.

    STEPH PARKER TALKS ABOUT CHEATING DEATH AND HOW LOVE AND LAUGHTER HELP HER COPE
    Gabrielle Fagan - 2020-05-11

    Former Gogglebox star Steph Parker tells Gabrielle Fagan how a terrifying health crisis made her realise she mustn’t forget to look after herself too.

    THEBOLDAGE INTRODUCES THE 1960S
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-05-10

    TheBoldAge introduces the 1960s as part of its nostalgic nod to the Boldie decades of the 50s, 60, 70's and 80s

    HAVING REFLECTED ON VE DAY WE TAKE A LOOK BACK AT WELLINGTON AND NAPOLEON, DECONSTRUCTING THE RIVALRY THAT RESHAPED A CONTINENT
    Luke Rix-Standing. - 2020-05-10

    The arch-adversaries hated each other – despite the fact they never actually met.

    FROM THE FIRST BABY BURCO TO THE REV-ROBE SUITCASE: 8 MID-CENTURY ITEMS EVERY HOUSEHOLD HAD
    Lauren Taylor - 2020-05-08

    The book, Granny’s Kitchen Cupboard, gives a remarkable glimpse into the home-shopping trends of years gone by. TheBoldAge explores

    HOW TO INSTALL A NEW RADIATOR IN 7 STEPS
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-05-07

    Keen to attempt the job yourself? TheBoldAge reveals a step-by-step guide.

    DIY NOT? 5 SUPER SIMPLE TECHNICAL TASKS THAT EVERYONE CAN DO
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-05-05

    These quick fixes will ease you into home improvement one mini fist pump at a time.

    ALZHEIMERS: A GOLFING JOURNEY
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-05-01

    A group of special golfing friends helped Terry through his difficult journey

    IS THIS THE SAME PERSON?
    Marion Foreman - 2020-04-30

    Last week we introduced Robin Thomson and Shoko, here Marion catches up with Robin to understand more about his and Shoko's journey

    POINTS TO CONSIDER WHEN PREPARING A FOREIGN WILL
    Jenni Porteous at Ashfords LLP - 2020-04-29

    Some boldies may hold assets abroad such as holiday homes. Ashfords LLP look at the important points to consider with a foreign Will

    DAVE MYERS TALKS ABOUT THE ‘HANGOVER’ THAT COULD HAVE COST HIM HIS SIGHT
    Gabrielle Fagan - 2020-04-28

    Hairy Biker Dave Myers was fitter than ever when a routine eye test revealed early signs of glaucoma.

    LIVING WITH DEMENTIA
    Marion Foreman - 2020-04-22

    Marion introduces Robin Thomson and his wife Shoko and their Alzheimer journey

    FANCY A MINI HERB GARDEN? TRY GROWING THREE OF THE EASIEST COME-AGAIN HERBS
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-04-20

    If you want to ditch those expensive shop-bought herbs, we show you how to grow three low-maintenance herbs which should come back next year.

    THIS IS HOW TO GROW THE TASTIEST TOMATOES FOR SUMMER
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-04-15

    TheBoldAge discovers the five most delicious varieties, and learns how to improve their flavour.

    WANT TO CREATE A BREEDING GROUND FOR BUTTERFLIES? YOU’LL NEED NETTLES AND LONG GRASS
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-04-14

    The charity Butterfly Conservation's garden expert Natalie Ngo explains how to help the beautiful insects thrive.

    1950S TV SHOWS AND ADVERTS
    TheBoldAge - 2020-04-12

    If you were a child of the 50s we would love to her from you what your favourites were write to us at alive@theboldage.com

    COVID-19 IS GETTING ME TO QUESTION, WHO AM I?
    Marion Foreman - 2020-04-12

    Marion's musings on some of life's questions in this lockdown world

    HAVE I THOUGHT ABOUT A LASTING POWER OF ATTORNEY? I THOUGHT THAT WAS ONLY FOR THE VERY OLD
    Victoria Green, Ashfords LLP - 2020-04-10

    Ashford’s provide some sage advice on the need to set up a Lasting Power of Attorney

    COVID-19 WHEN DO WE REBEL?
    Steve Foreman - 2020-04-08

    Steve takes a Boldie review of the current lockdown and asks himself a question that may be in many of our minds

    SAVE A FORTUNE BY GROWING YOUR OWN BLUEBERRIES
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-04-07

    Love blueberries but want to save on your supermarket shop? Grow your own by following our expert guide.

    HOW TO SPOT IF A LOVED ONE COULD BE FALLING VICTIM TO A FINANCIAL SCAM
    Vicky Shaw and TheBoldAge - 2020-04-07

    Worried a relative or friend is being targeted by scammers? TheBoldAge seeks expert advice on tackling this tricky topic.

    FRANCIS ROSSI: ‘THINK ABOUT MY LEGACY? THAT WOULD BE FAR TOO POMPOUS’
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-04-06

    Status Quo’s Francis Rossi has a frank chat with Luke Rix-Standing – trashing the so-called rock ‘n’ roll lifestyle and ‘fessing up to his own antics.

    5 TOP TIPS FOR PAINTING INTERIOR WOODWORK
    Julia Gray - 2020-04-04

    With time on your hands why not give the skirting a spruce up

    1950S: THE BIG NEWS STORIES
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-04-04

    Some of the key moments, recorded on film

    STILL ME
    Marion Foreman - 2020-04-02

    A personal view on the confusion and muddle of life in lockdown

    AS BOLDIES YOU MAY BE INTERESTED IN KNOWING WHAT A PROPERTY AND FINANCIAL AFFAIRS ATTORNEY CAN AND CAN’T DO
    Laura Morse - 2020-04-02

    Ashfords LLP’s Laura Morse gives us a helping hand to understand the role of the Lasting Power of Attorney

    #LOCKDOWNTHEATRECLUB: HANGING OUT WITH STRANGERS IN THE DARK.
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-03-30

    David Jays, dance and theatre critic for the Sunday Times and editor of Dance Gazette, has formed the Lockdown Theatre Club for all that used to meet in the dark.

    LOCKDOWN: WITH TIME ON YOUR HANDS COULD ORIGAMI MAKE YOU A MORE MINDFUL PERSON?
    Lauren Taylor - 2020-03-30

    Paper-folding might be our new favourite mindfulness activity.

    7 REAL MESSAGES ON OLD POSTCARDS THAT WILL MAKE YOU SMILE
    Kate Whiting - 2020-03-29

    Fall in love with writing again, with these funny postcards from the past.

    LOCKDOWN: JOIN THEBOLDAGE LOOKING BACK AT THE MUSIC OF THE 1950S
    Nigel Pritchard - 2020-03-28

    With time on your hands why not jump start your memory banks

    THEBOLDAGE DISCUSSES A MORAL DILEMMA
    Marion Foreman - 2020-03-26

    Marion discusses a very personal conundrum

    BE BOLD BOLDIES – WHY NOT JOIN A CHOIR?
    Brian Thomas - 2020-03-25

    The benefits of singing in a choir are numerous get online and join a virtual choir

    5 WAYS TO GET RID OF BINDWEED
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-03-25

    Bindweed is one of the most difficult of weeds to eradicate – but there are ways to stop it strangling your plants.

    EXPERT TIPS FOR TURNING YOUR OUTDOOR SPACE INTO A HONEYBEE HEAVEN
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-03-24

    Bee keeper Sarah Wyndham Lewis tells Hannah Stephenson the best plants and planting patterns for the job.

    VIDEO MOMENTS: A NOSTALGIC NOD TO BRITAIN IN THE 1950S
    TheBoldAge - 2020-03-24

    TheBoldAge, takes a fond look back at Britain in the 1950's through the newsreels and programming of the day

    HOW TO TRANSFORM A GARDEN SHED IN A FEW SIMPLE STEPS – AND 7 WAYS TO USE THE SPRUCED UP SPACE
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-03-22

    There’s much more to sheds than cobwebs, unused bikes and rusting toolkits. The possibilities are endless

    WEIRD AND WONDERFUL WORM FACTS – AND HOW TO MAKE YOUR GARDEN A MAGNET FOR THEM
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-03-19

    Everything you need to know about these wriggly creatures, and why your garden needs them.

    CORONAVIRUS AND THE SMALL BUSINESS OWNER
    Steve Foreman - 2020-03-19

    As Boldies we should do our best to support our local community businesses

    DEMENTIA: THERE IS A FUNNY SIDE!
    Marion Foreman and Wendy Mitchell - 2020-03-18

    Wendy Mitchell has kindly allowed us to use an extract from her hugely powerful book.

    3 TOP TIPS FOR OUTSMARTING GARDEN PESTS
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-03-18

    TheBoldAge reveals some smart tactics to stop the likes of aphids, caterpillars and carrot fly from devouring your prized crops and plants.

    INHERITANCE TAX ALLOWANCES: YOU CAN NOW GIVE UP TO £1,000,000
    Victoria Green, Ashfords LLP - 2020-03-17

    Inheritance tax is a maze. Victoria Green of Ashfords LLP sheds some light on a complex subject

    8 GARDENING MYTHS IT’S TIME TO STOP BELIEVING
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-03-16

    The soil moves in mysterious ways, but these particular garden legends have been debunked

    CORONAVIRUS: THE RISING TIDE OF COMMUNITY KINDNESS AND SUPPORT
    TheBoldAge - 2020-03-15

    One great example is the #viralkindnesscampaign started by Becky Wass and her husband

    BUYING AT AUCTION? GOOD LUCK BUT BE WARY
    Darren Blackburn - 2020-03-11

    When it comes to property transactions, there is nothing quite like the excitement of an auction.

    CANDACE BUSHNELL ON DATING, SEX AND MID-LIFE MISCHIEF AFTER SEX AND THE CITY
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-03-10

    Sex And The City creator Candace Bushnell talks about dating dilemmas in middle age – and how she found her Mr Big.

    ACTING THAT SPEAKS LOUDER THAN WORDS: THE ENDURING APPEAL OF SILENT MOVIES
    Luke Rix-Standing - 2020-03-09

    Luke Rix-Standing journeys through a time when films were made to be seen and not heard.

    7 STEPS TO A LOVELY LAWN
    Hannah Stephenson - 2020-03-06

    Get your grass looking luscious for summer. Hannah Stephenson reveals how.

    NASHVILLE: WHY THE MUSIC CITY IS GROOVING TO A FOODIE BEAT
    James Callery - 2020-03-01

    Nashville’s food scene is running at an all-time high. James Callery samples some of the city’s finest grub.

    MULTI-TASK OR BE IN THE MOMENT?
    Andrew Stark - 2020-02-19

    Multitasking versus focusing on the moment - which is better?

    JOIN MILLIONS ACROSS THE UK TO SHARE FOOD, HAVE FUN AND GET TO KNOW EACH OTHER BETTER.
    TheBoldAge - 2020-02-19

    How about organising a Big Lunch and help to bring the generations together and help reduce loneliness

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