Get inspiredStaying in more, doesn’t mean staying still. We’ve pulled together some ideas for entertainment and adventures that can be enjoyed from the comfort of your own home.

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18 days ago

Five top gardening jobs for April

April is a busy month for gardeners with ideal conditions for planting flower and vegetable seeds. more

28 days ago

Spring Poetry Competition

Send us a spring sonnet and be in for a chance to win our spring poetry competition! more

42 days ago

Celebrating International Women's Day

We mark International Women’s Day with five remarkable women more

45 days ago

World Book Day

Homeowner enters short story competition for World Book Day and captures the humorous side of her time as a young chambermaid in the early 1960s. more

101 days ago

How to attract birds to your garden more

53 days ago

Fair Close Day Centre Gets a Boost from McCarthy Stone

The Fair Close Day Centre is to get a Men’s Shed thanks to our donation. The money will provide a place for people in Newbury and Thatcham to practice skills while making friends. more

79 days ago

Quorn photo competition winner more

94 days ago

Engineering History more

116 days ago

Reading list more

119 days ago

Kinder New Year’s resolutions for 2021 more

151 days ago

Didcot Homeowner Reflects on Life During Lockdown more

151 days ago

Construction Restarts at Leyland Development more

158 days ago

Television series more

158 days ago

A Picture Postcard Balcony more

170 days ago

MP Visits New Isleworth Retirement Community more

172 days ago

One Door Closes, Another Door Opens more

177 days ago

The secret life of Doreen more

182 days ago

Exhibition For The Professor Is A Triumph more

182 days ago

Moving Stories more

185 days ago

Captivating Colchester more

199 days ago

Litter Pickers Donated To Swanland Village Association more

196 days ago

Tandem Skydive Ticked off Residents Bucket List Despite Lockdown more

199 days ago

Podcast Picks more

207 days ago

Lockdown Was a Bed Of Roses For One Retiree From Penwortham more

221 days ago

Of Landscapes and Living Things’ more

240 days ago

First Birthday Celebrations for Worthing Retirement Developments more

273 days ago

The Most Popular Hobbies for Retirees more

277 days ago

Caring for House Plants more

280 days ago

Your Guide to Online Entertainment more

282 days ago

Jigsaws Are a New Craze more

291 days ago

In My View - Fred Dinenage more

294 days ago

Keep on Learning more

303 days ago

Thanks for the Memoirs more

315 days ago

Britain Goes to Hollywood more

317 days ago

Virtual Tours Around the World more

319 days ago

Spring Clean Your Wardrobe more

324 days ago

TV series more

326 days ago

Never Too Late To Learn Something New more

331 days ago

Reading list more

336 days ago

Tracing Your Family Tree more

338 days ago

Podcast series more

354 days ago

7 more live-stream events to enjoy more

357 days ago

7 tips to inspire you to enter our poetry competition more

368 days ago

7 cultural delights to live-stream more

368 days ago

7 days of history to feed your mind more

375 days ago

7 good news stories more

382 days ago

7 virtual trips to make staying at home a little more interesting more