• Exercise Over 50: An Introductory Guide

    Are you starting to exercise over 50? It’s imperative to invest in our health and wellbeing at any age, but the stakes only increase in later life. If you’re keen to become more active, this introductory guide is for you.

  • The Retirement Guide (2021)

    Are you enjoying an active retirement or planning your escape from the working world? In this guide, we’ll consider how to make the most of your golden years.

  • Finding Social Clubs and Groups in Later Life: The Beginner’s Guide

    We all benefit from being active, social participants in our community. Therefore, in this article, we’ll explore social clubs and groups for retirees and see how we can all become more involved and engaged in our local area.

  • Elderly Loneliness: The Essential Guide

    In this article, we’ll look at why elderly loneliness is an issue and what we can do to help both ourselves and our loved ones.

  • Local History: The Researcher's Guide

    Curious about local history? In this guide, public speaker & Mirthy member Margaret Mills investigates this rewarding pursuit & what it takes to get started

  • Wondering What to Do in Retirement? Focus on the Following 9 Things

    Have you eagerly anticipated what to do in retirement, but when the time finally arrives, are unsure how to use all the extra hours? If so, click here.

  • Retirement Travel and Holidays

    What better way to enjoy retirement than with travel and holidays? Click here for an overview.

  • Silver Entrepreneurship: Starting a Business as an Older Adult

    Entrepreneurship for older adults is an increasingly viable option. To learn more about getting started in business in later life, click here.

  • The Ultimate Grandparents Guide

    Are you a new grandparent? Seeing your children’s children for the first time is a huge milestone in life. Click here to read our guide.

  • Arts and Crafts for Adults

    Do you harbour hidden creativity; an inner van Gogh perhaps? If so, arts and crafts may be just the ticket. Use this article to unlock some inspiration!

  • Over 50’s Dating: Looking for Love

    Interested in over 50's dating? Relationships change as we age, so in this guide we look a how to meet someone special in later life. Click here for more.

  • What Everyone Should Know About Retirement Homes

    Looking for information on retirement homes? Read this introductory guide to discover why so many people in later life choose this comfortable, safe option

  • The 23 Best Activities for Elderly People

    Looking for a list of activities for elderly people or perhaps your parents? In this article, we cover a range of pursuits to improve health and happiness.

  • Respite Care: The Essential Guide

    Respite care is essential to provide breaks to carers and their loved ones. For more information on the services available, click here.

  • The Carers Guide

    Carers help millions of people enjoy a good quality of life every day. In this guide, we’ll cover everything about the role and what support is available.

  • Changing Career at 50 and Above: An Occupational Guide

    Changing career at 50 is increasingly common as older adults seek to transition to new work. But it’s a challenging process. Click here to learn more.

  • Three Inspirational TED Talks for Later Life

    Hearing another human giving a talk is a timeless and engaging activity. So, here are three inspirational TED talks for later life. Click to watch.

  • Three Secrets for a Healthy Mind and Body

    It's imperative to maintain a healthy mind and body, especially as we get older. In this article we look at three important factors we need to consider.

  • An Introduction to Public Speakers

    Mirthy speakers provide online events every week to both entertain and inform. To learn more about the process, click here.

  • The Importance of Staying Active in Later Life

    This article explores the notion of staying active in later life along with practical steps on staying independent as we age. Click here to read more.

  • The Story of Book Clubs

    Are you keen to meet new people while reminiscing over your favourite read? If so, a book club might be just the ticket. Click here to learn more.

  • Speech Writing and Editing

    Looking for speech writing and editing advice? You're in the right place. To ensure that your public speaking performance is up to par for those all-important Mirthy events, click here.

  • 10 Public Speaking Tips for an Entertaining Talk

    Looking for public speaking tips? You're in the right place. Learn the techniques you need to deliver a memorable and engaging talk.

  • Tracing Your Family Tree

    An article from Mirthy member, Kath Reynolds, about tracing your family tree. Click here to learn more.