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Being welcomed to the Emmanuel Advice Care Centre in Port Elizabeth

Emmanuel Advice Care Centre, Port Elizabeth, South Africa  

16 July 2014

Saga Volunteer Angela Rigby was welcomed by everyone during her month at the Emmanuel Advice Care Centre in Port Elizabeth.  She learnt a great deal about the problems that many South Africans face and although the work was upsetting at times, she is hoping to return and would recommend the programme to others.

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The Diet Challenge

A diet revolution or evolution?

Judith Wills  

17 January 2014

Are you doing the 5:2 or ditching sugar? Diet blogger Judith Wills takes a look at the roots of some of the more popular diets.

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Visiting Mabel

Aftermath (3): Mountain bird


11 July 2014

So many of you have been touched over the past few years by Duncan McLaren's moving, warm and tender blog, 'Visiting Mabel', about his mother, who died earlier this year.

Here is Duncan's final blog for Saga. We thank Duncan for sharing his story with us, and thank you, our readers, for all your kind words and messages of support.

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Money morals

The five reasons people give for not making a will

Have you made a will? If not, what are you waiting for?  

14 October 2013

'Make a will week' falls this year between October 21 and 25. It is to be hoped that most Saga readers will already have made a will – but even if you have, don’t stop reading unless you made it within the last year or two and your circumstances have not changed.

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Copper Canyon Hiking Adventure: Food

Copper Canyon, Mexico  

22 August 2014

Following on from Saga reader Judy Denham's first Copper Canyon Hiking Adventure blog, Spaghetti Western in the Sierra Madre, here we join Judy on her quest for a decent meal in the heart of the Mexican hills of Urique.

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Judith Wills' diet and wellbeing blog

No kitchen, no dining, no wonder we're fat

Judith Wills  

07 February 2014

Now it is quite true that in order to lose weight – whatever you may hear to the contrary - restraint in eating habits is pretty much mandatory, writes Judith Wills.

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Days and nights out

Your favourite UK National Parks

Peak District National Park  

22 August 2014

National Parks are 'Britain's breathing spaces' where you can visit freely to enjoy the very best our countryside has to offer.

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