Blog Roll

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Great trips by public transport

Description:  In celebration of English Tourism Week, we select some wonderful trips that connect public transport with great experiences. Leave the car at home and turn the journey into an adventure.

Review and video of Llwyn-y-Celyn YHA, Powys, Wales

Description:  Lucy Symons finds the YHA has undergone quite a renaissance and Llwyn-y-Celyn is no different - not a youth? Fancy a double room with en-suite? Prefer a duvet to sleeping bag? Come on in!

The Rise of Hip Hop Headphones

For the past six years hip hop celebrity endorsed headphones have promised a better listening experience for the consumer. There’s some debate among music fans about whether the sound quality is there, or whether they’re more of a fashion s

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And the winner is…

As part of the LGiU and CCLA C’llr awards, Age UK sponsors an award to recognise Councillors who support older people in their local community. This year the winner was Cllr Janet Burgess from Islington council. Janet has been a … Continue read

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Is skewing the data any different to juking the stats?

Media representations about NHS scandals focus on 'bad apple' professionals, and ignore the crises caused by current government policy, and the commercialisation of UK statutory healthcare.

6 Tips for Taking Better Expedition Photos, Whether Far Flung or in the Backyard

For adventurers, travel does not mean following typical tourist routes; it means summiting remote mountains, exploring unmapped caves, and studying little known ecosystems. On these once-in-a-lifetime journeys, we want to come away with the best pictures possible, but we are also faced with some of the most challenging conditions for photography. After serving as a&#

The Budget 2014 – a first take

Mervyn Kohler, Age UK’s External Affairs Adviser, looks at what the Budget means for savers, the social care system and our hopelessly energy-inefficient housing stock. In its tone and delivery, the Budget speech sounded good news for pensioners,

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Workout Technology – The Evolution Of Fitness

by Dr. Kareem F. Samhouri, CSCS, HFS Neuro Metabolic Fat Loss & Fitness Expert Workout Technology has advanced so much in the last several years: At-home aerobics (outdated) Power walking (outdated) Machine-based circuits (outdated) Cardio, cardio, cardio (outdated) Interval-based weight training (Alive & Well) But the principles remain the same… Build cardiovascular endurance Burn as…

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