From the second the starter’s pistol sounded, the race was on to save Christian’s life . . .
This comforting hot pot is perfect for colder days.
Happy St Patrick’s Day to all our Irish friends! Is anyone planning a special Irish-themed celebration today?
Find out how to attract and care for wildlife in your garden https://t.co/FhJmYFKtvG
Shirley’s Story Starter this week is designed to give your writing get up and go!
Get busy this Easter with a lovely Easter Bunny Wreath
The end of Winter can only mean one thing. Yes, Springtime in the garden!
Our “From The Manse Window” book is on sale now!
Knitting has been proved to have many health benefits as well as a much loved pastime.
Shirley shows you an easy way to write that story!
Our homes are full of items we use on a daily basis, but did you know some have extra special…
Be in with a chance to win one of 5 copies of our brand new book!
Shirley’s latest book review had her turning the pages as fast as she could!
With over £19,000 raised for the Winnie Mabaso Foundation, we thought it was time for an update!
This week, we discuss looking after the little creatures in the garden. We really love spending time in the garden…
Oceans Apart by Amanda Antonio opens this week’s issue, it’s a poignant story about Anna and Michael, alongside other fabulous fiction!
For those who are good with their hands, this IKEA drawer hack is perfect! Create your own decadent drawers with…
Shirley chats to novelist Sam Tonge, her Writer of the Week.
Food Photographer and cook Gavin Hill shares his favourite honeymoon recipe from Thailand
This week’s Story Starter image features an unusual sign.
There was a lot of water in the River Ericht this morning as it raced on beneath Blairgowrie Bridge. In…
Do you need advice on how to grow Dahlias, we’re here to help!
If you want to get your story published, you need to know how important names are
Our Features Editor Alex is delighted to find science is behind his love of sleep
You’ll find this author in this week’s copy of the “Friend”
Angela put her snow days to good use, and made these delicious Cheese Scones! In the two days the “Friend”…
As reviewed in our Feb 10 bookpage, here’s your chance to win a copy of Terri Nixon’s latest, worth £8.99….
There’s lots of fabulous fiction in this week’s issue of the “Friend”! What does this story illustration say to you?…
Sometimes it’s vitally important to keep to the rules. As when knitting.
All news is likely to be good news, when you look out for it Alex discovers in his blog this week
This week’s Writer of the Week is Sue Cook
Do you love knitting? If so you’ll love the UK’s Knitting Ninja!
The secret to lentils? It’s all in the soup!
One young book reader wasn’t letting snow get in the way of a cosy book read!
Our Head of Marketing is very excited about an up coming trip, are you?
Shirley’s Story Starter this week has a very positive message at the end.
A quick and easy recipe video to make your own bread
Our friends at My Weekly are looking for extra help with this charity appeal for knitters
It’s time to work out once and for all, who is the boss in your home? Cats are known for…
Walking like a Penguin is the best foot forward in this cold weather snap
Our Features Editor, Alex, discusses how The People’s Friend team finds it’s cover stars! It’s around this early part of…
Angela has a “Snow day” thanks to the “Beast from the East”
This week in the Writer’s Tools, Fiction Editor Shirley discusses story word count
A historic 300 year old silk coverlet is due to go on display this year