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Competitions

Win Animal Kingdom on DVD

Win a copy of Australian crime drama Animal Kingdom on DVD in this week’s Friday Freebie.

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The beauty of Beetox

There's no need for Botox to banish those wrinkles. Try the more natural Beetox for firmer skin.

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Win Father Brown on DVD

Win a copy of Father Brown season two on DVD.

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Jokes

Dogs welcome

This week’s Friday Funnies explains the true definition of celibacy.

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This week’s Friday Funnies explains European standard language.

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Sixth grade science

This week’s Friday Funnies explain the human body and the importance of good sportsmanship.

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Photos

If it fits, I sits!

Have a laugh at these hilarious photos of animals proving that any space can be a cosy home.

Funny animals

It’s a sign

Check out these funny signs, which show some church elders clearly have a sense of humour.

Church chuckles

Hilarious headlines part two

If only the media always made reading the newspaper this entertaining.

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Videos

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A group of Brazilians got a shock when they discovered the largest anaconda ever found.

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How to eat these foods properly

This handy video shows you six foods you’ve been eating wrongly – up until now, that is.

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Top 5 safety videos

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Tributes

Joan Rivers

Acerbic comic Joan Rivers has died, age 81, after her family made the decision to turn off her life support.

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Bill Kerr

Bill Kerr, the 'boy from Wagga Wagga’ has died, aged 92.

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Billy Crystal's tribute to Williams

Just two weeks on from the shocking death of Robin Williams, it seems the world has moved on.

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Caroline’s poem

Caroline has shared her poem on the frustrations of ageing.

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Steve Martin is a first-time dad at 67

Actor Steve Martin has become a father for the first time at 67

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Trying tai chi

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Resources

Stylewatch – Embellished necklaces

Style guru SJ shares that chunky costume necklaces are back in a big way.

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Style guru SJ shares her tips for wearing colours this season.

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Style watch – Which glasses suit you?

Changing your current frames is a great way to update your wardrobe

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Activities

Five free language-learning websites

Five best websites to help you learn another language for free.

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Surviving the World Cup 2014

How to make a digital photo mug

Why not make your own photo mug at home, for a low-cost personalised gift?

DIY digital mug

AgeWave

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Pew Research’s latest paper on global attitudes to ageing is a real eye-opener.

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You’re still hot to me is a straight-up look at the world of menopause.

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Planning for Act 4

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Entertainment

Aretha shows how it's done

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George gets hitched

George Clooney's father-in-law of three days has told him it’s time to bring on the grandchildren!

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Twitter kills off Tom Jones

Fans who had no idea that Jones was performing saw the Twitter trend and thought that he had died.

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Christmas

Where to go: Christmas in July

Find a Christmas in July event near you with this list of festive celebrations.

Dreaming of a white Christmas

Five last minute stocking-stuffer books

If there’s a space on the stocking you’re filling this Christmas, consider these handy sized books

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Five funny Christmas videos

If you need to escape the Christmas madness for a few minutes why not watch these five funny Christmas videos?

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