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Our Next Warner Leisure Break Takes Place From November 25-29, 2019

We’re thrilled to invite you to a fun-filled, 4-night Christmas break with your favourite magazine at Warner Leisure Hotels Cricket St Thomas Hotel, Somerset.

Following the amazing success of our 150th Birthday Bash at Alvaston Hall Hotel in Cheshire, we are inviting our readers to take a festive short break with the “Friend” from November 25-29, 2019.

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Cookery September 14, 2019

Runner Bean Soup

It's runner bean season again, so we're revisiting Shirley's delicious-looking soup recipe!

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“The People’s Friend” is the magazine of choice for anyone who loves feel-good quality fiction. Every issue contains seven short stories and two exclusive serial instalments, as well as recipes, knitting patterns, craft, gardening advice, health, travel and so much more.

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150 Years of the "Friend"

The world's longest running women's weekly magazine

It’s an exciting year for “The People’s Friend” as we celebrate our 150th anniversary. We are delighted you have dropped by and we hope you enjoy “The People’s Friend” Online as much as the magazines, pocket novels and specials.

As the year goes on, keep popping by for updates and news on what we’ve got going on, along with all the regular recipes, daily serials and writing advice.

Don’t forget, too, that you can pick up a copy of our 150th Anniversary Edition in our online shop. We’re very proud of it!

Our Daily Serial

Echoes From The Past

This dramatic, dual-period story by Joyce Begg is set in Stirling, in both 2014 and 1314.

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