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Woman's Weekly 02-Apr-2019

Published by Time Inc. (UK) Ltd Loved and trusted in equal measure, Woman's Weekly has been the market-leading womens weekly magazine since it was launched 100 years ago.Packed full of inspiring, helpful and useful ideas and information for women who are the heart of their homes and families, it offers a unique mix of practical, compelling and up-to-the minute content.

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the time of your life

When I was a teenager, I found a dusty old Victorian wall clock in our loft, which turned out to have been rescued by my father from an office. I cleaned it up, got it working again and it now hangs on our wall. Like my lovely dad, it’s still going and it gives him great pleasure to see it – that wartime generation never liked throwing good things away. But there’s something special about a ticking clock – homely and hypnotic. My grown-up children argue good-naturedly over who’ll get our much-loved timepiece when we’re gone, so I can understand why Christine Mowbray wanted so much to rescue the grandfather clock she remembered from childhood – read more on page 28. Group Lifestyle Director …

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come on inside!

Cousin love My two amazing grandchildren, Nylah and Arlo, are cousins born last March, exactly a week apart. The joy they are bringing has me lost for words! Vicky Turner, Wiltshire Emotional goodbyes The short story, Postcards from Granny, in 5 February issue brought back memories for myself and my husband. Three years ago my daughter, her husband and my two beautiful grandchildren went to Australia. My son-in-law had been offered a four-year contract. We went through all the same emotions, had a final dinner all together. We also decided against an airport goodbye! All being well they will be home this time next year. Thank you for a lovely story, although it did make us cry! Susan…

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where i read mine

Here’s my mum reading her Woman’s Weekly . We were on a birthday retreat at Champneys Forest Mere for her 60th. She loves her WW subscription. Katie Murphy, Hampshire ✿ We’d love to see where you read your copy of Woman’s Weekly. The more exotic the better!…

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in the garden this week

✿ PLANT ASIATIC AND ORIENTAL LILIES in pots to have a ready supply of flowering plants to fill summer containers and gaps in the flowerbeds. Pot the bulbs so that they have at least 7cm of compost beneath them and 10-15cm above. PLANT THESE ✿ GROW BORAGE on light, well-draining soil in a sunny spot. Sprout the seed on a windowsill indoors and as soon as the seedlings are large enough to handle, plant them outside. Use the flowers to garnish summer drinks and salads. SOW THESE ✿ TO MAKE LAWNS MORE DURABLE for heavy foot traffic or extra parking in the front garden, lay ribbons of grass in-between paving slabs. Set the slabs so they sit slight lower than the level of the turf so that…

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paws for thought

(PHOTOS: ALAMY, GETTY) Willow was rescued from the streets in Romania and now lives with my friend Amy in Brighton. Laura Goulding, London This is Cherry, our granddaughter Emily’s little Dachshund. Wendy Bontoft, Norfolk We adopted these kittens from the RSPCA after our last cat passed away and we missed the greeting at the door. We have called them Wheetabix and Connie. Dawn Smith, Surrey …

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get in touch

We love letters Woman’s Weekly, 161 Marsh Wall, London E14 9AP.PS It really helps when you put your details in capitals. We do not return photos (apart from You Wore It Well) so please do not send originals. Email us  womansweeklypostbag@ti-media.com Tell us your full name, address and daytime phone number, please Fancy a chat? Log on to facebook.com/womansweekly We can’t wait to hear from you!…