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Sixtyplusurfers Competition

Win Fuzzy Felt
Farm Animals 

Sixtyplusurfers has teamed with John Adams Leisure Ltd to offer two lucky readers the chance to win Fuzzy Felt Farm Animals, the perfect gift for young children.

For over 60 years, Fuzzy-Felt has been a childhood favourite. The simplicity and creativity of these products have inspired generations of children and has become one of Britain’s all-time best loved toys. Guaranteed to bring pleasure to children, stimulate creative thinking and build happy memories for children and parents alike.

In 2017 Fuzzy-Felt was commemorated with a special stamp from the Royal Mail, celebrating some of the most iconic and much-loved British toys from the last 100 years.

With the Fuzzy-Felt Farming set you can mix and match the felt pieces to create your very own farm pictures that cling like magic to the Fuzz-Felt board.

For further information please visit www.johnadams.co.uk

For Your Chance to Win

Tell us what special item was used to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Fuzzy Felt in 2017?

a) A silver banner
b) A floral garland
c) A postage stamp
d) A decorated cake

To Enter the Competition

Tell us what special item was used to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Fuzzy Felt in 2017? Then send in your answer with your name, address and telephone number by clicking on the Sixtyplusurfers link below:

sixtypluscomp@hotmail.co.uk

   * Please label your entry
Fuzzy Felt Competition


* This Competition is open to our
   
UK readers only

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Treat Fungal Nail Infections with Abicin Resin Lacquer 

Have you had a good look at your toenails recently? It’s not a very glamorous subject, but you may have noticed a bit of discolouring of the nails or that they have become cloudy. As we get older, we also become more susceptible to nail problems. Other health conditions can also give rise to changes in the nail appearance.

New Abicin lacquer is a natural based product which utilises the antifungal properties of Norwegian Spruce Resin. It has been developed by Finnish Scientists who recognised the traditional use of Spruce Resin in Finnish folk remedies. Having analysed the composition of the resin, they identified the reasons why it acts on both bacteria and fungi – including the ones responsible for nail infections.

These occur as a result of infection of the keratin layer under the nail by a fungus called a dermatophyte. These infections can be difficult to treat and may affect up to 10% of the population in the UK at any one time. Their incidence increases with age. If you are aged over 60, there is a one in five chance you will have a nail infection and if you have diabetes, this increases to a one in three chance. Half of those aged over 70 will have a nail infection.

For the first time, a naturally sourced antifungal lacquer has been shown to be effective in clearing fungal nail infections, cleanly and simply with a twice a week usage. Treat your toes to a naturally based remedy. Time to give Abicin a try before it needs tablets.

Special 10% Discount for Abicin

For further information and to purchase Abicin, please visit www.abicin.co.uk

Please use the promotion code SURFER10 at the checkout to get an exclusive 10% discount on the website purchase price.

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Gift idea for May

Get Crafty with The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book

Get colouring and release your inner fashionista with The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book by Natasha Itzcovitz.

Perfect for all the family, this stylish colouring book includes 100 beautifully drawn fashion illustrations to spark the imagination of everyone who enjoys fashion, history, style and fun to colour in pictures.

Illustrations in the book include  historical characters, cute animals, fairytale princesses, pirates, people with interesting pastimes and professions, and fashionable street style characters.

There’s something in this unique colouring book for everyone of all ages to enjoy and colour in.

“Adult colouring books are so much fun and this is a great way for people to see my designs and ideas, some of which I’ve never had a chance to design but have always wanted to share,” explains author, Natasha Itzcovitz.

The Whimsical Fashion Colouring Book is published by Troubador. A great gift for children and adult relaxation. Price is £8.99.

For more information about the book and to buy your own copy click on www.troubador.co.uk

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Martin Lewis 
Money Saving

Take a look at Martin Lewis’ great money saving ideas on his helpful Money Saving Expert website.

Just visit Martin’s great website at www.moneysavingexpert.com

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Links to all of our Favourite Websites 

On this helpful page we’re providing you with links to all of our favourite websites.

And to encourage you to use this page, we’re also running two fabulous free to enter competitions.

Win a Bundle of Gifts from The Edinburgh Woollen Mill in the Best Photograph of the Month Competition on the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page.

We’re also giving away Fuzzy Felt from John Adams Leisure Ltd.

So don’t forget to enter.

Happy Surfing!

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Age UK Mobility 


Handicare and Age UK have partnered to offer excellent mobility products at great prices. Mobility products sold via Age UK Mobility include stairlifts, walk-in baths and showers and rise and recliner chairs.

Each mobility product offers safety and reliability, value for money and is easy to use and Age UK Mobility even go as far to offer a low price match guarantee. So if you find the same product and service levels that offer a lower price than Age UK Mobility then they will match the price.

Age UK Mobility provide a personal service and the wide range of products that are available can be purchased with added features. They also offer outstanding customer service and customers will be in charge throughout the whole buying process; from the very first visit to the installation of the product.

This high customer approval has seen Age UK Mobility receive high praise from Yours Magazine’s prestigious “Yours Recommends” awards, which saw customers give the company 10/10 and rate their experience with Age UK as excellent.

The products available through Age UK Mobility are wide-ranging with the stairlift range including straight, curved, outdoor and reconditioned stairlifts to name a few.” 

To find out more about the different products that are available then visit the Age UK Mobility website 

Or call 0800 9100 247

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 Oeco Garden Offices 


Oeco have been supplying garden buildings for over a decade now, and one of their unique selling points is the price you see is the price you pay. This includes the cost of delivery & installation, which few other garden offices companies offer.

Oeco Garden Offices are available in 10 styles: 5 classics & 5 contemporary. The contemporary styled garden offices have Anthracite trimmings along the rooflines and certain outer edges.

When Oeco first started installing and supplying in 2006, only a select range of structures was available including garden rooms, offices and lodges with an apex roof. Over the years they have expanded to Garden Pods, which start at a smaller size of 2.5m x 2.5m.

There is a large gap in the market for strong and heavy duty garden sheds. Recently Oeco have applied their expertise & knowledge to create a range of designed style garden sheds.

While these sheds aren’t in your typical price range for a garden shed, they most certainly aren’t going to blow over in a gust of wind or start to rot after a few years.

For more information visit the website at www.oecogardenrooms.co.uk

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 Personalised Gifts from GiftPup.com


Personalised gift supplier GiftPup.com offers a genius and completely free online Personal Shopping service which suggests beautifully crafted and personalised premium gifts based on the relationship with your recipient.

The clever bit is when you see your friends and loved ones names already printed and engraved on the gift so that you can see what the finished item will look like before you buy it!

Just add the name of your loved one to the homepage and confirm how they are related to you and the Personalised Shopper will do the rest – conjuring up the very best and most suitable gift for the occasion.

Once the order is placed, the real magic begins, skilled crafts people will embroider, engrave or print your personal message on the gift. And then depending on when you need the product to arrive, it will be delivered to your recipient – as early as the next day!

The website is loaded with 1,000s of gifts, so there is plenty to choose from. Each week more and more gifts are added – most recently a selection of beautifully crafted engraved glassware, including bride and groom designs.

Order your gifts from www.GiftPup.com

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Make a Splash

And advertise with Sixtyplusurfers  

Have your advertisement on the Sixtyplusurfers website – and let our readers know all about you and the services you offer. We can include classified advertisements, reader offers, advertorials, a reader survey, logos, banners, videos, events and competitions.

Please don’t hesitate to ask if you would like to receive a Sixtyplusurfers Media Pack. We are now compiling the June 2018 issue of Sixtyplusurfers.

Call us for more information

Jenny Itzcovitz
Editor
jennyitz@hotmail.com 

Telephone: 0208 866 3686
Or: 0208 357 2540
Mobile: 07889 980 457

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If you enjoy reading Sixtyplusurfers, why not sign up to receive our monthly Newsletter or recommend a friend. This month we’re offering one reader the chance to win a Bottle of British Cassis Liqueur.

To sign up for the Sixtyplusurfers Newsletter or recommend a friend, send in your name, address and phone number to:

sixtyplusnewsletter@hotmail.co.uk 

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 Questions & Enquiries about Sixtyplusurfers


For all of your questions and about Sixtyplusurfers please contact:

Jenny Itzcovitz
Editor
Direct Tel: 0208 357 2540
Tel: 0208 866 3686
Mobile: 07889 980 457

jennyitz@hotmail.com

Sixtyplusurfers Competition

Chat & Socialise ‘Best Photo’ Competition

Win Gifts from The Edinburgh Woollen Mill 

Send in the ‘Best Photograph’ of the month to the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page and you could win a stylish Colin Montgomerie Golf Umbrella worth £25 and a packet of delicious Dean’s All Butter Shortbread from The Edinburgh Woollen Mill.

Sixtyplusurfers has teamed up with The Edinburgh Woollen Mill to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a prize that will help give you a spring in your step, whatever the weather.

This fabulous prize includes a stylish Colin Montgomerie golf umbrella, worth £25, and a packet of delicious Dean’s All Butter Shortbread.

Combat the great British Weather with this designer brolly by golfing hero Monty. And if you don’t fancy stepping out in the spring showers, settle in with a cuppa and enjoy some tasty shortbread – we’ve got you covered.

Sixtyplusurfers readers can also shop The Edinburgh Woollen Mill’s new season collections, including Monty’s leisurewear range for him, in selected stores and online.

Visit one of the leading retailer’s 380 stores across the UK and shop the latest in womenswear from in-house favourites Country Rose, Isle and Honour Millburn. Take home must-have menswear for him from James Pringle and P.G. Field, and enjoy a full range of gifts and accessories, including spring steals from Harris Tweed, in selected stores.

For more information about The Edinburgh Woollen Mill visit www.ewm.co.uk 

How to Enter the Competition!

It’s always a pleasure to see all of your lovely photographs in the Photograph Gallery on the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page. So this month we want you to get your cameras out again and post some more fabulous photos.

We’re looking for a photograph that will dazzle and brighten up our Chat & Socialise page. And also one that has a story to tell. Make it eyecatching, interesting and stunning. Something really special.

It could be a picture showing some beautiful flowers or scenery, the birds in your garden or in the park. It might be a close-up of some animals or wildlife, or the plants  growing in your garden.

Perhaps you have a picture of your grandchildren or a recent family celebration. Maybe you have had a party or gathering with family and friends.

Or maybe you have recently been on holiday and have some photos of somewhere that you have travelled. Have you been on a cruise, had a sightseeing holiday, climbed a mountain, had a UK break or visited a place of unspoilt beauty? We’d love to see some pictures.

Your entry might show a local beauty spot with ducks, lake, trees, flowers and wildlife. Or maybe a harbour or seaside which you have visited with your partner or dogs.

We would also like to see pictures of your pets. So if your cat is snoozing on the kitchen table, your dog is splashing in the garden pond, your rabbit is looking cute and cuddly, then please send it in.

And if there is a story behind your photograph, then we’d love to hear about it. You can include a description with your photograph. Tell us where it was taken, who are the people or animals in your picture, and why you like it.

We would also encourage other readers to make friendly comments about the photographs in our competition.

The photograph must be all your own work, or one that a family member or friend has taken.

All Photographs MUST be posted in the Photograph Gallery on the Chat & Socialise page to be in with a chance of winning the prize.

There is no limit to the amount of photographs you can send in. The more the merrier! But we do stress that all entries must be your own work!

We will choose the best photograph at the end of May – so get out your cameras or mobile phones and start snapping. Enjoy some fresh air and take some great photographs! We’re looking forward to seeing some interesting pictures.

And please read our terms & conditions thoroughly before you enter the competition!

How to Join the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise Page

You must be a member of the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page in order to enter the competition. If you have not already done so, you will need to join first. This is Free of Charge and simple to do.

First click on the Chat & Socialise page link here and this will take you to the log in page.

Next fill in your email address, and create a password. You will need to type this in twice. Then fill in your birthdate, and answer the simple question. Then click on the words ‘Sign Up’.

This will take you to a new page. Then enter your ‘Chat Name’ – this can be your real name or a nickname which you are happy to use.

Then tell us your gender, select a country, and fill in the box which says ‘Tell us about Yourself’ with your hobbies and interests. This will become your profile.

Then attach a profile photo if you have one. This can be a picture of yourself, a flower, musical instrument, your pet, or something which tells us a bit about you. You can use Google Images for inspiration. When you have finished click on the words ‘Join’ and you are ready to start.

Once you are a member of the Chat & Socialise page, you are ready to send in your entry

Good Luck!

Now Send in Your Details

Once you have posted your entry
in the
‘Photo Gallery’
on the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page, then please send in your full name, address and telephone number to the Sixtyplusurfers inbox with the title Best Photograph of the Month Competition to: sixtypluscomp@hotmail.co.uk 

* Don’t forget, all photos must be posted in the ‘Photograph Gallery’ on the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page to be in with a chance of winning The Edinburgh Woollen Mill Prize Bundle

Terms & Conditions

1. All entries must posted in the ‘Photo Gallery’ in the Groups section on the Sixtyplusurfers Chat & Socialise page for your chance to win The Edinburgh Woollen Mill Prize Bundle.

2. The prize is a Colin Montgomerie golf umbrella and a packet of delicious Dean’s All Butter Shortbread.

3. All entries must be your own work. They must also be exclusive to Sixtyplusurfers and not featured in any other publications or websites.

4. One winner will be chosen by the Editor of Sixtyplusurfers, together with an independent team of judges at the end of May 2018. The Editor’s decision is final.

5. If you have any problems sending in your entry to the Chat & Socialise page or signing in as a member, just email jennyitz@hotmail.com and we will help you with any difficulties.

6. This competition is open to our UK readers only.

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Churchill Retirement Living 

Churchill Retirement Living is one of the largest retirement house builders in the UK, specialising in high quality one and two bedroom apartments for the over 60’s.

Designed for the active retiree who wants to continue living independently, our apartments offer a comfortable, secure place to live and call your own, with the option to socialise with other Owners and get involved in the community as much or as little as you like.

A Churchill Retirement apartment is ideal for the young at heart, looking to downsize from a large family home, which may become costly and difficult to maintain as they get older.

With an apartment at a Churchill Lodge you still own your apartment, but the onsite management company, Millstream Management Services, provides a dedicated Lodge Manager responsible for all maintenance, service and ongoing management of the Lodge, leaving you free to enjoy doing the things you want to do.

A Churchill apartment gives you all the same independence of your family home but with added security and peace of mind. You can bring small pets with you when you move in and continue to do your own shopping and cooking, guest suites are available to book at every lodge for friends and family to stay in.

But what really makes our Lodges a unique place is the ready-made social life that is open to you from the moment you move in. You can attend coffee mornings, fish and chip suppers and a host of other regular social events, or visit the Owners’ Lounge whenever you like to spend time getting to know your neighbours.

Many Churchill developments also include sociable coffee bars, roof terraces and landscaped gardens where you’ll often find someone to chat to.

To find out more about Churchill Retirement Living or to discuss your retirement options visit www.churchillretirement.co.uk

Or call us for free on 0800458 1856.

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