Author Details: Liz Lightfoot

Modern classics wear well

Safe, solid and dependable, the style of the House of Windsor seems far removed from the fast-moving world of fashion, but it has more influence that one might think The Queen’s classic approach is her hallmark, Prince Charles has admitted that he changes his style only once every 25 years and Princess Anne is well-known […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Grounds for optimism

Coffee is part of the daily routine for millions, but in these health-conscious days the question has to be asked – is coffee good for you, or bad? Over the past year coffee drinkers have been told that they may be cutting their stroke risk, protecting against superbugs, staving off dementia and Alzheimer’s disease and […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

Thinkers and drinkers

 If you think coffee is simply something to perk us up in the morning think again. It has inspired some great artists to new heights of creativity A link between coffee and the arts? Surely not. Coffee is for doctors and train drivers and City brokers who need to keep going in possession of their […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →

They’re playing our song

Enjoying music can be instrumental in increasing your quality of life, as growing numbers of older people have found If music be the food of love, then play on – and lower your cholesterol, release pleasurable hormone dopamine and improve hearing ability in the process. That’s what scientists say, backed by an increasing portfolio of […]

Leave a comment Continue Reading →