Saga Magazine - January 2019

27 December 2018

Saga Magazine's January 2019 issue highlights include interviews with the people who were there for the Beatles' final live concert, Paul Whitehouse and Joan Bakewell, and much more.

Car driving through snow and ice in the winter

The ultimate guide to driving in the snow

Stay safe in snow, ice and cold weather conditions with our ultimate guide to preparing your car and driving in winter.


A man writes a message to a new love on a dating site

How to write a great first message

You’ve only got one chance to make a first impression – here’s how to make your first message to someone you like on a dating site count.



Flattering fitness wear

Having the right kit makes all the difference, says Alyson Walsh.


5 winter holiday ideas to revitalise you

Many of us hunger for the warmer weather during the winter months. Here's our guide to the top places to visit for some winter sun.


Paul Whitehouse as Grandad in the yellow Reliant Regal with Del Boy and Rodney

Paul Whitehouse talks to Saga

Paul Whitehouse is funny from the moment he walks in the room...


Joan BakewelL

The Grown Up Test: Joan Bakewell

How old is the journalist, Labour Party Peer and host of Sky’s Portrait and Landscape Artist Of The Year series’ in her head? Gemma Calvert finds out...


The Beatles on the front cover of Saga Magazine

Remembering the Beatles' last live concert

Remember their hair blowing as they leaned into the wind to sing? Yes, it was The Beatles’ last live concert, on the roof of the Apple building in London.



Don't get ripped off joining a gym

Don't get caught out by small print and excessive charges when joining a gym.


Squirrel on bird feeder

Stop squirrels and rats eating bird food

Rat and squirrel-proof your bird feeding station with these tips from wildlife expert David Chapman.


Flooded road with warning traffic sign

How to drive through flooded roads

Floods can strike at any time and while a flooded road might not look especially dangerous the reality is that few driving conditions are as hazardous.


New Year resolutions

How to keep your New Year's resolutions

We’re full of good intentions on New Year’s Day, yet many of us make the same old resolutions year after year. Here are some expert strategies for success.


Sweet potato and lentil cottage pie

7 healthy winter warmers

Colourful, flavourful winter warmers to get you through the coldest months without piling on the pounds.


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