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Are you content?

Are you content?

Not happy, just content. Of all the daft ideas to appear out of the blue is one called a happiness index. As if we can put a number on what our happiness might be. Even for the mathematically minded t ...
Senior Moment – good sports

Senior Moment – good sports

Well, didn’t Yorkshire look absolutely marvellous during the Tour de France earlier this month? Thousands and thousands of people lined the route which wound through the stunning countryside, an ...
Mary’s Silver Service

Mary’s Silver Service

The recent Channel 4 programme “Mary’s Silver Service” highlighted the deployment of the dormant skills of retired people. Mary Porter’s unique Employment Agency for retired artisans from every walk o ...
Raceway to Ascot

Raceway to Ascot

Over the last 300 years Ascot has established itself as the centrepiece of the British social calendar. The only place to go darlings is to the Royal Enclosure if you past the dress code. It is really ...