July 2014
 Home
 
Health Matters
 
Personal Health
 
Food and Drink
 
Body Maintenance 
 
Travel & Holidays
 Shopping & Gifts
 
Your Horoscope
 Music
 
Entertainment
 
Competitions & Letters
 Chat and Socialise
 
Computer & Phone Tips
 Crafts & Hobbies

 
Retirement 
 Beauty & Hair Styles

 
Fashion & Accessories
 
Pet Care  
 Mobility & Care Products

 
Homes & Gardens
 Money Savers
 News & Book Reviews

 Our Friends

 

Sixtyplusurfers Competitions 

Prestigio multiphone

Win a Prestigio MultiPhone

Ravenstone Hotel

Win a Break at Ravenstone Lodge Hotel in the Lake District
 
 
Biro pen


Sign up for the Sixtyplusurfers Newsletter or recommend a friend and win  Two Beautiful Stratton Pens

Cafetiere

Write the Star Letter for the Letters page and win a Cafetiere and five delicious Decadent Decaf Coffees

Electric Kitchen Garden Set

 Tell us about your garden and the lovely things you have grown in it in the  'Our Gardens'  group on the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page and you could win an Electric Kitchen Garden Set from Stewart Gardens


 Camera Kit

Enter the Sixtyplusurfers Facebook competition and win a Konstruktor Camera Kit  from The Gift Oasis
 

Money Savers Viewbanks
You can earn money with Viewbanks

Should I invest in ISAs?

Rising house prices
Rate hike

 
Body Maintenance   Salt Cave   
Swimming for fitness
Salt Cave - the natural remedy for respiratory
& skin conditions
Healthy heart tips
 
  Pet Care Dog friendly beach
Pet friendly beaches
Dora's Diary
Look but don't touch when it comes to wildlife
Cat crazy Brits
Adopting a pet
Homes & Gardens        Mowing the lawn     
Top ten tips for the perfect lawn

Advice from  National Garden Gift Vouchers

Home security for the holiday season

RSPCA says look before you lop

Get home DIY right


 
 Retirement Wedding at Marina Court


Marina Court celebrates its first wedding

We'd like to be beside the seaside

Consumers cut back on their pensions

Over 60s must safety proof their homes


 
 Personal Health goggles
   
Win prescription
swimming goggles

Keep travel sickness at bay with Nelsons Travella

Frank Sikes talks about mindfulness


Christopher Turpin enjoys table tennis

Eggs are good for you

 
          Music Dolly Parton

Exclusive interview with Loui Andrew George from DERRY

Win Blue Smoke - The Best of Dolly Parton

Win Deep River by Jon Allen

Red Sky July releases
Shadowbirds

Sharon Corr goes on tour



 
      The Sixtyplusurfers Team:
    
Murray Jacobs, Editor phone 0208 440 3340
   Jenny Itzcovitz, Deputy Editor 0208 866 3686

                   Shoshana Yossef, Technical
                      Melissa Braiden, Admin
                  Kitty Jacobs, Admin & Letters
 
                     Contributors
            Phyllis Oberman   -  Art
                  Simon Fine    -  Books
       Malcolm Welshman   - Pets
                   Frank Sikes  - Health 
                 Brian Radam - Gardening
        Dr Steffan George  - Home Security
 
   
           
 
      Contact Murray Jacobs by email 
 
          murraysixtyplus@hotmail.com  
                
Telephone: 0208 440 3340  

                   or Jenny Itzcovitz
                jennyitz@hotmail.com

              Telephone: 0208 866 3686
 
        Home Page for Sixtyplusurfers
 THE Online Magazine for the Over 60s

         Welcome to the July
       issue of Sixtyplusurfers! 
     

  

Welcome to the July issue of Sixtyplusurfers. We've got lots of interesting articles for you to read,  and lots of fantastic free to enter competitions.

This month we have
Nineteen new competitions   for you to  enter,  with  some great prizes  including: a Holiday for two in the Swiss mountains,  Prescription Swimming Goggles, a Break at the Ravenstone Lodge Hotel; a Prestigio MultiPhone, a Cafetiere, and lots more.....

We've got lots of helpful articles by our team of experts, covering  finance, saving money, fitness & health, food & drink, gardening,  fashion, beauty & hair care, entertainment, homes, computer problems, travel, holidays, book reviews, leisure activities, retirement, crafts & hobbies.

And don't forget  we have our own page on Twitter so you can find out what's coming up:

      

So if you want to get the latest information about Sixtyplusurfers,  then visit:
www.twitter.com/sixtyplusurfers   
 
And we also have a Facebook page - just go to:
www.facebook.com/sixtyplusurfers

    
             
Do read the July issue of Sixtyplusurfers -  it's crammed full of interesting articles, features, and lots  of competitions.

          
          Best wishes,

             
Murray Jacobs, Editor 


And if you'd like to contact me, then you can reach me by email at murraysixtyplus@hotmail.com
                  

                    Health Section
Body Maintenance - Salt Cave - the natural remedy for respiratory and skin conditions; Swimming for fitness', How can overweight and obesity be prevented; Top healthy heart tips; Exercises to strengthen your body; Tips for improving your posture.
Health Matters - How to stay fit; Ways to lower your cholesterol; Vision problems; Eating prunes can be the answer to weight loss; Live healthy, live longer.
Food & Drink -  James Martin's recipe for Fish Cakes; Tasty recipes  including  Salmon with Salsa Verde; Beef and vegetable casserole; Roast chicken and  risotto; Lamb cutlets with roast vegetables; Pancetta-wrapped turkey breast; St Clements pie .
Personal Health - Win prescription swimming goggles; Keep travel sickness at bay with Nelsons Travella; Christopher Turpin enjoys table tennis; Eggs are good for you; Washing chicken spreads infection.
 

                 Living Section  
Entertainment
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Love your garden with Alan Titchmarsh
; Win Dvořák - In Love? with Julian Lloyd-Webber; Common - Jimmy McGovern drama; The Honourable Woman; Inside Asprey.
Music - Exclusive interview with Loui Andrew George from DERRY; Win Blue Smoke - The Best of Dolly Parton; Win Deep River by Jon Allen; Red Sky July releases Shadowbirds; Sharon Corr goes on tour.

Shopping & Gifts
- Win a Peter Rabbit Talking Plush; Ivor the Tank Engine Board Game; At Home in the Country Gifts; Summer Gifts from The Oak Room; Wildash Woollen Picnic Blanket; Gorgeous Gifts from Berry Red.
Retirement - Marina Court celebrates its first wedding, We'd like to be beside the seaside; Consumers cut back on their pensions; Over 60s must safety proof their homes.
Crafts & Hobbies
- Win a Beautiful Bundle of Botanical Craft Goodies;  Phyllis Oberman - Art New & Views; Candle dipping at Blists Hill; Colourful Creatures Workshop; Tile decorating at Jackhill Tile Museum.
News & Book Reviews - Win Three Great Mensa Games; Roger Marsden win a holiday to Madeira. 
  Book reviews: 'The Travelling Tea Shop' by Belinda Jones; Lorraine Kelly's Scotland; 'The Good Italian' by Stephen Burke; It Starts with a KISS; Sew Quick, Sew Cute; How to Keep the Weight Off Forever.
Pet Care - Pet friendly beaches; Dora's Diary; Look but don't touch when it comes to wildlife; Cat crazy Brits; Adopting a pet.
Travel & Holidays -  Enter the Silver Travel prize draw to win a week's holiday for two in the Swiss mountains; Enjoy Summer with Kempinski; New hotel in Gocek, Turkey.
Homes & Gardens - Top Ten Tips for the perfect lawn; Advice from National Garden Gift Vouchers; RSPCA says look before you lop; Beware of carbon monoxide; Get home DIY right.
 

                
               
     Advice Section

 Fashion & Accessories -  Win a pack of two Sarongs from Damart; July fashion tips; Dress to impress with Lands' End; Shop from home with isme; Fair Trade Fashion from People Tree; Summer specials from Accessorize.
Beauty & Hair Styles  -  Win Ultrasun Goodies; Joan Bakewell looks lovely at 81; St Kitts Herbery Summer Rose;  Strawberry Beauty treats from M&S; Grace Cole Lip Balms; Sleek and Chic makeup from Tesco. 
Computer & Phone Tips - Your computer questions answered;  Ways to secure your web browser; How to sped up your slow computer; Don't let fraudsters phish your personal details.
Money Savers - You can earn money with Viewbanks; Should I invest in ISAs; Rising house prices;  Stronger growth equals earlier rate hike.
Our Friends - Details of websites we like; and  great competitions for you to enter.
                       Win a Summer Goody Bag
                And Win an Electric Kitchen Garden Set
 

Travel & Holidays

Chur in the Swiss mountains

Enter the Silver Travel prize draw to win a fantastic week's holiday  for two in the Swiss Mountains

Tune in to Summer with Kempinski

   New hotel in Gocek, Turkey

                           Health Matters

       stay healthy

     
                           How to stay fit
                 Ways to lower your cholesterol
                           Vision problems
      Eating prunes can be the answer to weight loss
 

  
  Computer & Phone Tips


   computer questions
   
        Your computer questions answered 
Ways to secure your web browser
Don't let fraudsters phish your personal details 
How to speed up your computer

                          Our  Friends      
                          
         Summer Goody Bag
       
  
            Win a Summer Goody Bag from Universal
 Textiles including a Polo Shirt, Beach Bag, Shorts,
  Towel and an Umbrella. Choose from a 'His, or 'Hers'
                         Goody Bag.

        Tell us about your garden and the lovely things  you have grown it it in  the 'Our Gardens' group  on
       the  Chat   & Socialise page  and you  could win
                  an Electric Kitchen Garden Set from
                              Stewart Gardens.
            Plus - links to all our favourite websites.
 
           
               Mobility & Care Products

    
                   
Everything Mobility
  
                     Should I get a stairlift

                      Assistive walking devices
 
                             Food & Drink

      
           James Martin's recipe for Fish Cakes
 
   Tasty  Recipes, including Salmon with Salsa Verde;
   Beef and vegetable casserole; Roast chicken and
  risotto; Lamb cutlets; Pancetta-wrapped turkey
 

 

                  Chat and Socialise    
     

  

Join the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page - just 
click on Chat and Socialise and log in.

Include your profile, talk to other readers on the message board, send in your photographs, start up your own blog,  join a group,  or  reply  to some of  our discussions.

To encourage you to join in with the fun on the
Chat & Socialise page, this month we're running a competition to win an Electric Kitchen Garden Set.


Tell us about your garden  in the  'Our Gardens' group on our Chat & Socialise page.

For more information on how to enter the competition visit
Our Friends page.  
 

      
   Sign up for our Monthly Newsletter

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Sign up for the the
Sixtyplusurfers Newsletter

Then you will receive every month full details of what we will be including in the next issue of Sixtyplusurfers.

To encourage you to sign up to the Newsletter, this month we're offering the winner Two Beautiful Stratton Pens.

To sign up click on Sixtyplusurfers Newsletter
          

                    Money Savers

  
    You can earn money with Viewbanks!
    Go to the
Money Savers page and enter.

 

            Travel & Holidays

 Swiss Mountains
 
   Enter the Silver Travel prize draw and you could win a week's holiday for two
             in the Swiss mountains

        Tune in to Summer with Kempinski
        
                
           New hotel in Gocek, Turkey

            Homes & Gardens   
 
       mowing the lawn      
         
             Top Ten Tips for a perfect lawn              
     Advice from National Garden Gift Vouchers
          Home security for the holiday season 
                 Beware of carbon monoxide    
                     Get home DIY right
           Beauty & Hair Care Joan Bakewell

Joan Bakewell looks lovely at 81
Win Ultrasun Goodies
St Kitts Herbery Summer Rose
Strawberry beauty treats from M&S
Grace Cole lip balms
  
          Entertainment Alan Titchmarsh

Love your garden with Alan Titchmarsh

Win
Dvořák - Love? with Julian Lloyd-Webber

Common - Jimmy McGovern drama

The Honourable Woman

Inside Asprey

 
                 Mobility & Care Products

        stairlift  

        
                     Should I get a stairlift?
                        Everything Mobility
                     Assistive walking devices

             Food and Drink

        James Martin

        James Martin's recipe for Fun Fish Cakes
                      Healthy Recipes:
                   Roast Chicken & Risotto
                 Salmon with Salsa Verde
             Pancetta-wrapped turkey breast
               Beef and vegetable casserole
                         Lamb Cutlets

 
News & Book Reviews
Roger Marsden
Roger Marsden wins a holiday in Madeira
Win three Great Mensa Games
Book Reviews:

'The Travelling Tea Shop'  by  Belinda Jones
Lorraine Kelly's Scotland
'The Good Italian' by Stephen Burke
It Starts with a KISS

 
 Crafts & Hobbies Botanical cards
Win   a beautiful bundle of Botanical Craft Goodies
Candle dipping at Blists Hill
Phyllis Oberman - Art News & Views
Colourful Creatures Workshop
Tile decorating

 

 Fashion & Accessories Fashion tips
Fashion tips for July


Win a pack of Two Sarongs from Damart


Dress to impress with Lands' End

Shop from home with isme

Fair Trade Fashion from People Tree

Summer specials
 Shopping & Gifts   boy with Peter Rabbit
 
 Win a Peter Rabbit Talking Plush
Ivor the Engine Board Game
At Home in the Country
Gifts
Summer Gifts from The Oak Room
Wildash Woollen Picnic Blanket
Gorgeous Gifts from Berry Red

 

             Tell Your Friends
         about Sixtyplusurfers


If you like Sixtyplusurfers, tell your friends about us. The more readers we get, the better prizes we can offer! We have a new issue every month with lots of exciting competitions, celebrity interviews, discounts, reader offers and plenty of things for you to enjoy and do. You'll find us at www.sixtyplusurfers.co.uk

We also have a Newsletter where you can catch up on all our news and competition information, so don't forget to sign up.

To sign up click on Sixtyplusurfers Newsletter
 

          
       
Terms & Conditions


Before you enter Sixtyplusurfers' competitions we recommend that you read our full Terms & Conditions.For full details of our Terms & Conditions, click on the page
Terms & Conditions. This provides full  information for  our Advertisers and also for Readers entering competitions or receiving our Newsletter.
 

 

 

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