August 2015
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 Our Friends

 

Sixtyplusurfers Competitions 

Win a Mediterranean Cruise for Two with Silver Travel

Enter the Silver Travel  Holiday Competition and Win a
Fantastic Mediterranean Cruise for two people with 24 hour room service 

Win an Overnight Stay for Two at Melville Castle with Dinner and Wine at The Magnum Bar and Restauran in Edinburgh

Win an Overnight Stay for Two at Melville Castle with Dinner and Wine
 at The Magnum Bar and Restaurant
 in Edinburgh

Write the Star Letter and win a Fresh Cheese and Wine Hamper from ihampers.co.uk



Write the Star Letter to Sixtyplusurfers
and you could win a Fresh Cheese
and Red Wine Hamper from ihampers.co.uk

Win Lucille Gold Dinnerware from the Monsoon Home Collection from Denby

Win Lucille Gold Dinnerware from the Monsoon Home Collection
from Denby

Win a 3D Minions Big Ben Puzzle from Ravensburger


Win a Stunning 3D Minions Big Ben Puzzle from Ravensburger in the Sixtyplusurfers
Facebook competition




Sign up for the Sixtyplusurfers Newsletter or recommend a Friend
and win a Cool Bag of Primula
Cheese Tubes




Send in the Best Poem of the Month to the Poets Corner Group in the  Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page and  win a Set of Six Cascade Mugs from Denby Pottery 
 

               Body Maintenance  

   
               
                 Optegra for your eyesight
   Why a walking workout is good for your body

            Bluetooth - the sound booster for
                         hearing loss
  Pet Care

Dora's Diary

Luxury online store for dogs and pups

Pet owners choosing to spend more on pooches
 

Shopping & GiftsWin a Portable Charcoal Bucket from Tesco
Win a Portable Charcoal Barbecue from Tesco
Afternoon Tea Week with Denby
Black Fleet Board Game
Rock star sheep take over London
Easy Peasy Ice Tray
 

 Retirement
Retirement Homesearch's checklist for choosing the right property
The 3 retirement
planning tips  for baby boomers
 Personal Health  
Spend more time in the kitchen to lose weight
Older people suffer from hearing loss in silence
Silver Travel health tips
Increased anxiety noted with sitting down
        Music Sheena Ladwa
Interview with Sheena Ladwa

Win Purple Rain by Radio Riddler

New Album from Lisa Stanfield

50th Anniversary tour for Donovan
      The Sixtyplusurfers Team:

    
               Murray Jacobs,
                 Managing Editor
                   
0208 440 3340

                Jenny Itzcovitz
                        Editor
                  0208 357 2540


      Shoshana Yossef, Technical

            Melissa Braiden, Admin
 
                     Contributors
                 Simon Fine   - Books
                Phyllis Oberman - Art 
                Lisa Bradburn - Crafts  
              Malcolm Welshman - Pets
 
 
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 THE Online Magazine for the Over 60s

        Welcome to the August
        issue of Sixtyplusurfers!
                           
  

Welcome to the August issue of Sixtyplusurfers.  We hope you enjoy reading our brand new issue which is packed full of interesting articles and lots of fabulous competitions.

There are also informative videos, recipes and ideas for things for you to make and do in August.

This month, we have
Fifteen new competitions for you to  enter,  with  some fabulous prizes  including a Mediterranean Cruise for two people, an Overnight Stay at the Melville Castle, a Fresh Cheese Wine Hamper, a  Hair Dryer, and lots more.

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
  
 
             
We hope you enjoy reading the August issue of Sixtyplusurfers -  it's crammed full of interesting articles, features, lots of instructive videos and loads of competitions.

          
          Best wishes,

      
Murray Jacobs, Managing Editor 


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

                   Contents 

                    Health Section
Body Maintenance - Why a walking workout is good for your body; Optegra for your eyesight; Bluetooth - the sound booster for hearing loss.
Health Matters -  Poor sleep; Range for dry eyes; Five choices to help you stay healthy; Joint health and care.
Food & Drink -  Watch  James Martin on video where he cooks Griddled Chicken with Cannellini Beans, Cabbage & Pancetta; Tasty recipes  including Courgette and Creme Fraiche soup;  Baked Sea Bass with Fennel; Roast Lamb; Chocolate and Raspberry Muffins.
Personal Health - Spend more time in the kitchen to lose weight; Older people suffer from hearing loss in silence; Silver Travel health tips;  Increase anxiety noted with sitting down; Tuna with Potatoes recipe.
 

                   
                     Living Section
Entertainment & Travel
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 Win "A Little Chaos" on DVD; Gabby Logan presents Flockstars; Nature Nuts with Julian Clary; Life in Squares; Julia Bradbury in The Wonder of Britain.
Music - Interview with Sheena Ladwa; Win Purple Rain by Radio Riddler; New Album from Lisa Stanfield; 50th Anniversary tour for Donovan; Caro Emerald goes on Tour.

Shopping & Gifts
- Win a Portable Charcoal Barbecue from Tesco; Afternoon Tea Week with Denby; Black Fleet board game; Rock star sheep take over London; Easy Peasy Ice Tray.
Retirement - Retirement Homesearch's checklist when choosing the right property; The three retirement planning tips for baby boomers; Writing for retirement.
Crafts & Hobbies
-  Phyllis Oberman - Galleries to visit; Win a Kirstie Allsopp Craft Kit; How to take holiday photos on your smartphone; Make a decorative Flower Pot; Get back to work with Men's Sheds.
News & Book Reviews - Win Timeline from Esdevium Games; Cycling  Challenge for Rachel Riley;  Book reviews: "Endangered" by C.J. Box; "The Marriage Game" by Alison Weir; "The House at Roc Noir " by Julia Laflin; Gentlemen and Sleepers; The Beatles and Me on Tour.
Pet Care - Dora's Diary; Luxury online store for dogs and pups; Pet owners choosing to spend more on pooches.
Travel & Holidays -  Silver Travel Competition to win a Mediterranean Cruise for two people; Blue Sky Luxury; Visit Exmoor; Holiday of a Lifetime.
Homes & Gardens - Katie Melua loves hydrangeas; Afternoon Tea Week; Update your home security; Sleep well in the hot weather; Garden planters and arches.

                
               
     Advice Section

 Fashion & Accessories -  Win a Printed Scarf  from Damart; Evening Wear from Damart; Fashion tips for August; Swimwear from M & Co; Summer Fashion from Wallis.
Beauty & Hair Care  -  Win a Hair Dryer from Tesco; Look radiant with Argan Oil; Beauty  & Hair Tips for August; Nail Varnish from Amanda Nelson; Living nature for sensitive skin.
Computer & Phone Tips - The iPhone 6; Swarovski launches Digiscoping Adaptor for the iPhone; How to remove and avoid computer viruses.
Money Savers - Equity release independent advice; Smiley could cut fuel bills by £80 a year; Pensioner income data; How to save money on your housekeeping bills.
Our Friends - Details of websites we like; and great competitions for you to enter!
Win LOGO -The Best of TV & Movies board game.
Send in the best photograph of the month and win an OXO Good Grips Goody Bag.
 


Homes & Gardens


   Katie Melua likes hydrangeas
Katie Melua likes hydrangeas
Afternoon Tea Week
Update your home security
Sleep well in the hot weather
Garden planters and arches


 

                Health Matters                   

  
Poor Sleep

    New range for Dry Eyes
        Five choices to help you stay healthy
Joint health and care

Computer & Phone Tips


     The Apple iPhone 6
Swarovski launches Digiscope Adaptor for the iPhone
How to remove and avoid computer viruses
 

                        Our  Friends                      
                          

          

   
   Win Barbecue Party from Drumond Park  - for three lucky winners!
Send in the Best Poem of the Month  to the Poet's Corner Group in the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page and win a set of Six Cascade Mugs from
Denby Pottery.

Plus - links to all our favourite websites.

         

             Mobility & Care Products
  
               
  
       
                Find a Bed that Supports your Back
                    How the Motability scheme works
       TGA presents a Mobility Scooter  to  Steve Tarrant
 

Money Savers
 
How to save money on your housekeeping bills
Smileys could cut fuel bills by £80 a year
Pensioner income data
Equity release independent  advice
 

Homes & Gardens


Most Britons get only 45 minutes of
"Me Time" a Day
 

 

             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 you should send us the Best Poem of the Month to the Poet's Corner Group on the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise Page and you can win a Set of Six Cascade Mugs from Denby Pottery.


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

                 Sign up for our
                Monthly Newsletter

 

 
        
            Sign up for the 
          Sixtyplusurfers Newsletter
               
or recommend a friend
.

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, this month we're offering one lucky reader the chance to win a
Cool Bag of Primula Cheese Tubes

To sign up click on
:
Sixtyplusurfers Newsletter
          

         Fashion and Accessories

Win a Printed Scarf from Damart

Fashion Tips for August

Evening Wear from Damart

Swimwear   from M&Co

Summer Fashion from Wallis


News PageRachel Riley
Cycling challenge for Rachel Riley  Win Timeline from Esdevium Games 
Book Reviews:
Endangered by C.J. Box The Marriage Game by
Alison Weir
 

                                 
                  
Food and Drink


      James Martin

  Watch James Martin on video cooking
            Griddled Chicken Thigh with Cannellini Beans and Savoy Cabbage

                      Tasty recipes:
    Courgette and Crème Fraiche Soup
                        Roast Lamb   
            Baked Sea Bass and Fennel 
                      Chocolate Caramel

             Beauty & Hair Care   
      

Beauty & Hair Tips for August

Win a Hair Dryer from Tesco

Look radiant with Argan Oil

Nail varnish from Amnda Nelson

Living nature for sensitive skin

             Entertainment & Travel

Gabby Logan
 
    
   Gabby Logan presents Flockstars
           Win "A Little Chaos" on DVD
                Nature Nuts with Julian Clary
                         Life in Squares
     Julia Bradbury in The Wonder of Britain

         Shopping & Gifts

   Win a Portable Charcoal Barbecue from Tesco
   
       Win a Portable Charcoal Barbecue
                      from Tesco
          Afternoon Tea Week with Denby

                Black Fleet board game    
            Rock star sheep take over London
                    Easy Peasy Ice Tray
 
 

                   Health Matters
 
   Scope Opthalmics is there to cure
                             dry eyes
                          Poor Sleep

                        Mobility
 

           How the Motability Scheme works 
           Find a Bed that supports your back
             TGA presents a Mobility Scooter to
                             Steve Tarrant

Travel & Holidays

Enter the Silver Travel Holiday competition and win a fantastic Mediterranean Cruise for 2 people
 
Blue Sky Luxury
Visit Exmoor
Holiday of a lifetime

 

      Crafts & Hobbies
 

Win a Kirstie Allsopp Craft Kit
Galleries to visit by Phyllis Oberman
How to take holiday photos with
your smartphone
Make a decorative Flower Pot
Get back to work with Men's Sheds

                  
              Contact Murray Jacobs
            Managing  Editor by email 
 
          murraysixtyplus@hotmail.com  
                
Tel: 0208 440 3340  

                   or Jenny Itzcovitz , Editor
                jennyitz@hotmail.com

            Tel: 0208 357 2540
                Or 0208 866 3686
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This provides full information for our Advertisers and also for Readers entering competitions or receiving our Newsletter.

 

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