Saga Magazine - August 2017

25 July 2017

Find out what's inside the August 2017 issue of Saga Magazine, including memories of Princess Diana, great prize draws, how to grow clematis and must-see historic attractions.

Diana, Princess of Wales with David Butler

The Princess Diana I knew

Twenty years after her death in Paris, celebrities, her staff, friends and members of the public share their personal memories of Diana, Princess of Wales.


Chirk Castle  Wrexham, North Wales

Unsung historical attractions

These overlooked gems from across Great Britain make wonderful days out.


Johnny Walker photographed by Jude Edginton © BBC

The real boats that rocked

For a few years in the mid-Sixties, pirate radio stations flew the skull and crossbones for freewheeling broadcasting. Johnnie Walker discusses those heady days.


EGO Power+ Multi-Tool

Win an EGO Power+ Multi-Tool worth £600

Cut down branches, trim hedges and prune trees with one tool.

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Kärcher Portable Cleaner

Win a Kärcher Portable Cleaner worth £129.99

No more muddy marks in the car, caravan or home.

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Clematis viticella 'Polish Spirit'

How to grow clematis

Find out how to care for summer-flowering clematis, plus the best varieties.

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A happy man and woman embrace

The Saga Guide to Dating

Download our free PDF guide to dating over 50.


Man checking water heater

7 tips to cut your energy bills

Find out what you can do around the home to reduce your energy bills.

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A car speeds along a country road, risking being hit by the speeding fine rise

The UK's new speeding fines explained

Find out why a speeding fine rise means 2017 is set to be the year of the law-abiding driver.

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Hand of a man with Dupuytren contracture

A guide to Dupuytren's disease and contracture

Find out what causes the condition that makes your fingers curl inwards, and what you can do about it.


Rollercoaster ride

How to improve your immune system

Quick fixes to keep your body's natural immunity strong against disease.


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