Why over50s can play online games

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Why over 50s can play online games? A few decades ago, people over 50-year-old and youngsters alike were not that much acquainted to technologies such as the internet and computers. And online gaming was not really part of the activities that most people used to practice. However, today the internet is easily accessible and widely used by people of all generations, while computers and mobile devices...

Jane Mackay: Synaesthesia, art & freedom

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The inspiring story of Jane Mackay: Synaesthesia, art & freedom Imagine if when you smelt something, it also triggered a sound in your head, or when you touched a texture, it also created the physical sensation of taste. This is the everyday experience for people with ‘synaesthesia’, where one sensation can trigger a second, unrelated one. For artist Jane Mackay, hearing sounds of any kind...

What activities are available to you?

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Are you aware of all the activities that are available to you in your area? There is a serious issue arising with a staggering amount of over 50s feeling alone and struggling to leave the house because they are unaware of the abundance of activities available for them to participate in. Obviously dependant on where you live, there will be activities for you to take part in. These activities usually...

YouTube for over 50s

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YouTube isn’t solely for use by teenagers looking for amusing videos, it can be used for a plethora of things. The obvious uses for YouTube are entertainment and music. However. There are other uses that are better suited to our generation. YouTube has an abundance of useful tutorials and how to videos on almost any topic thinkable, cooking, computing, sports etc. Some of the most popular YouTube...

The internet for over 50s

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The fact that you are reading this shows that you have at least minimal knowledge of how to manoeuvre your way around the web. Others amongst you will be sat reading this in knowledge that you are an extremely internet savvy over 50 and others may feel the complete opposite. If you are the latter of these options there is help out there for you that is possibly closer than you may think. In order to...

Sports for over 50s

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As an over 50 it is easy to adopt the mind set that we are too old to play sports any more. This however is far from true! There are many sports that will cater for the aging generations. As of late these sports have been brought to light and are having more and more over 50s give them a try. A popular over 50s sport at the moment is walking football. Walking football is exactly what it says in the...

Playing online Bingo when you are over 50

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Playing online bingo when you are over 50 When you have a lot of time to kill at home, playing a game online is definitely a good options. Of course, spending time with the family is just as important. So, always make sure that the time you use for yourself is when the rest of the family is busy. Online bingo is one of the most easiest games to play online and that is why the game is as popular as...

Getting up and about as an over 50

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There are many ways for us to enjoy our spare time as over 50’s.  Sometimes we take on the mind set of being too old to get out and try new things however there is loads for us still to do !   The National trust offer a wide variety of walks both coastal or woodland and have houses with grounds beautifully preserved and ready for you to experience.  A perfect example is the park walk...

World’s First Edible Garden

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World’s First Edible Garden Opens in London Garden created to launch paperback version of Carole Matthews’ The Cake Shop in the Garden The world’s first edible garden made from 15 different types of cake opened to the public in Central London today. Click for video Visitors were encouraged to ‘dig in’ to the bourbon biscuit borders and nibble on one of the 250 cake flowers growing in the...
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