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The PHE has today advised that we supplement our diet with 10mg of Vitamin D daily in the winter months due to an observed deficiency in all age groups. Read the official guidelines here…
Have you discovered TED Talks yet? The non-profit online organisation which, in their words is: “devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks” With 2200 topics currently being advertised on their website home page you might find it quite diverting. It does have its detractors – so you may also wish to read an article from The NewStatesman from 2012 which paints a more cynical picture!
Our Place is an informative and social site dedicated to help everyone over 50 get the best out of life.
We are the zestful, insightful best friend you just love to be around, and we live for sharing our experiences and knowledge.
OurPlace was founded with a mission to connect the mature online community to a world of news, features, offers and life changing products they may have missed out on. Bring them all into one place, OurPlace.
What makes us special is that we are a vibrant team of all ages, from 21 to 65 who are all passionate about living life to the fullest irrespective of age. We have built strong relationships with some of the best UK age related businesses with the aim of brokering discounted rates for our Over-50s community.
This site is jam packed with a blend of light hearted and purposeful stories, acting as a comprehensive source of information for over 50s health, over 50s travel, over 50’s work and much more.
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It's that time of year again, the nights are drawing in and you can begin to feel a nip in the air at night. Like wall-hung artworks, this collection of stylish radiators will leave you feeling warm all over this winter. If you are wondering whether your forlorn...read more
It’s the time of year to indulge and enjoy some of our favourite festive treats. But when you’re tucking into the Christmas pudding, Yule Log, or mince pie and Christmas cake, have you ever wondered where these delicious foods originated from? History of the...read more
This Christmas, ditch the high street and discover original artworks and handcrafted gifts by independent artists and makers who will be opening their studios or putting up market stalls at a range of venues. Here is a selection from across the UK. Craft/Art works,...read more
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Few people would consider retiring to the remote inferno of the Kalahari, most prefer a cosy McCarthy & Stone apartment within walking distance of Waitrose. But 78 year-old Professor Anne Rasa is redefining the Real Marigold Hotel concept. Approaching...read more
Dressed in green trackies and with ball in hand, Warwick Hayes looks right at home directing his teammates through some drills on the cricket pitch. ABC News reports that he says in his younger days he was "never the greatest player" but at 54 he's the lead run...read more