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February 9th 2010

Posted at : 15:59

The Over Fifties Debate Forum will have a variety of topics for you to think about and give your opinions on. Debating is challenging and†strong opinions...

February 5th 2010

Posted at : 15:16

And they are interested in speaking to men and women who are in their 50’s, 60’s, 70’s or 80 + about their relationships and sex lives...

October 25th 2010

Posted at : 15:13

We have now created a section of the site†that†will highlight bloggers out there who have particularly appropriate blogs for our userbase (over 50s),...

January 26th 2010

Posted at : 13:57

Click here for more information on Bupa Health Assessments. The article gives information on Bupa's†innovative tests that are available at over 40 Bupa...

January 13th 2010

Posted at : 21:48

The Over Fifties Friends chat room is a great place to get to know other members of the site. There is usually a friendly gang in there every evening....

Posted at : 10:41

In association with FunkyFogey, we will soon be launching a Brain Gym on the Over Fifties Friends social community to help you train your mental faculties...

January 10th 2010

Posted at : 19:31

Edna is 65 years old and based in North Lincolnshire. She is a very active member, often to be found in the chat room of an evening, or organising events...

November 4th 2009

Posted at : 16:44

If you find members who seem interesting on the site (you might find them in the Chat Room, by doing a search or by looking through the activities or...

November 11th 2009

Posted at : 11:59

BEWARE OF SCAMMERS........As with all Internet sites, we are prey to scammers. Whilst we make every endeavour to keep on top of this,they do sometimes...

October 30th 2009

Posted at : 13:41

Our regional discussion forum†is somewhat of a hidden gem here on Over Fifties Friends. This forum is especially for over fifties to find others who are...

October 9th 2009

Posted at : 09:13

Well, only you, our members, can decide that... Every member who has a private message on the site or a friend request from another member, gets an email...

September 24th 2009

Posted at : 09:25

"Today's Tips" will be posted here in the Over Fifties Friends news section from time to time, and aim to help you get more from our 50+ social community...

September 21st 2009

Posted at : 15:10

Are you struggling with debts? Have you planned for retirement? Did you search around before renewing your annuity? Over 40% of people remain with their...

October 30th 2009

Posted at : 13:45

BEWARE OF SCAMMERS........As with all Internet sites, we are prey to scammers. Whilst we make every endeavour to keep on top of this,they do sometimes...

July 30th 2009

Posted at : 10:25

This is a nice interactive way to communicate with the member, and with other members at the same time... Click here to see my guestbook as an example...

July 21st 2009

Posted at : 16:23

Now we need you, dear OFFers, to fill it up again! We have removed old activities covering everything from book clubs and museum visits, to walks and...

July 24th 2009

Posted at : 11:01

The Over Fifties Friends social network has a special opportunity for men between 40 and 55:†FREE Honorary Membership of the Drawing Down the Moon dating...

February 18th 2011

Posted at : 10:37

Our 50+ dating section can be used for as little as £5. It's easy to search for and find matches. Then you can start by messaging on the site, or†having...

July 13th 2009

Posted at : 08:02

As a member of OverFiftiesFriends (OFF), you receive a daily email from us if you have messages in your inbox and/or friendship requests from other users...

June 1st 2009

Posted at : 19:24

BEWARE OF SCAMMERS........As with all Internet sites, we are prey to scammers. Whilst we make every endeavour to keep on top of this,they do sometimes...

May 25th 2009

Posted at : 09:26

Self-catering holidays allow you the freedom to do what you want, when you want to do it. Enjoy a romantic break with your loved one in a cosy cottage...

April 28th 2009

Posted at : 17:16

We have created a forum to showcase OFFers' talents. Click here to join the discussion or even to share your talent. You are welcome to post links to...

April 19th 2009

Posted at : 15:05

The detailed instructions (to be found by clicking User Guide in the left menu or clicking here) cover everything from how to best keep your profile up...

April 18th 2009

Posted at : 14:09

Known as a "micro blog", Twitter allows users to "Follow" friends, bands, news sources, companies, business leaders, celebrities and more in their day...

April 15th 2009

Posted at : 19:53

It's easy to set your profile so that only friends that you approve see it. Just click here or go to Me/Update profile/Settings. Then click on the drop...

March 29th 2009

Posted at : 11:20

People in the UK are at risk of losing their sight as 44 percent know nothing about the country’s leading cause of blindness, Age-related Macular...

March 20th 2009

Posted at : 15:00

The sell-out 5 star musical 'Saturday Night' by Stephen Sondheim transfers to the Arts Theatre in the West End for 19 performances only from 25 March -...

March 14th 2009

Posted at : 15:17

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March 22nd 2009

Posted at : 15:10

Internet dating, social events, personals ads and of course personal introduction agencies all provide hitherto undreamed of opportunities to meet wonderful...

March 6th 2009

Posted at : 13:28

It's time to start creating Activities and Clubs here on the site. The idea of OverFiftiesFriends is for people to meet friends, new and old, both on...

June 1st 2009

Posted at : 19:23

BEWARE OF SCAMMERS........As with all Internet sites, we are prey to scammers. Whilst we make every endeavour to keep on top of this,they do sometimes...

February 25th 2009

Posted at : 10:12

Geoff Dornan, 71, of Normanhurst, Ormskirk, was accused by Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council of two counts of breaking a council bylaw by skating in...

February 11th 2009

Posted at : 23:50

Have you seen the Skills section of the site?†It's full of members who have skills to share with one another. Do you need your computer fixed? Need something...

January 22nd 2009

Posted at : 08:28

Diane†is based in the Northwest and Gwen and Judy are in the Southeast of the country. They will not only help moderating the site, but they will also...

January 14th 2009

Posted at : 08:20

It's simple and effective. Once you have set up a club here on OverFiftiesFriends, you can send info in one simple alert to all members. Just click on...

January 5th 2009

Posted at : 12:53

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January 3rd 2009

Posted at : 16:59

New members are rolling in, people seem to be getting used to the site and there is plenty of discussion, chat and messaging going on. However, members...

December 11th 2008

Posted at : 18:04

We ask you to please, please, please edit your profiles. Click on ME/Update profile and use the different tabs at the top to get around. As it stands,...

Posted at : 17:58

We have done as requested and cleaned up the activities forum a little. Hundreds of old, no longer discussed activities have been deleted. Now it's time...

December 7th 2008

Posted at : 17:22

Do make sure that you register with a geniune and correctly-typed email address. Otherwise you may have problems logging in and you will not get updates...

July 30th 2009

Posted at : 10:27

BEWARE OF SCAMMERS........As with all Internet sites, we are prey to scammers. Whilst we make every endeavour to keep on top of this,they do sometimes...

November 27th 2008

Posted at : 11:05

From time to time, we send out an informative newsletter to members about what is going on both on and off OverFiftiesFriends, including activities, events...

November 24th 2008

Posted at : 13:32

You can make all sorts of changes to your profile: Edit your username, add pictures, activate or deactivate the Dating and Skills parts of your profile...

November 21st 2008

Posted at : 12:40

Our very own Support has got the Blog ball rolling! Click here to read his first Blog - an explanation about just what exactly Blogging is and an introduction...

November 20th 2008

Posted at : 19:22

It's here... you are on it! The all new OverFiftiesFriends social community. For existing members, we hope the new site is worth the wait, and to all...

 

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