Stefano Hatfield

Stefano Hatfield is editor-in-chief of high50.com

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The Liberal Left should stop feeling guilty about flying the flag of St George and have no qualms about celebrating Englishness, one of Ed Miliband’s closest advisers said

Don't sneer at the white van driving flag waving man

No-one mocks the Scots or the Welsh, or flag-mad Italians. Why should it be bad?

So, who wants to live to be 100?

I’d love to live to be a healthy 100 - but not if I’m lonely

Fifty is men with white or no hair and pot bellies; who wear slippers and stay in at night with the crossword or Top Gear

Today I turn 50, but while I might be on the home straight, I’m not slowing down

In 2014, the idea of ageing just doesn’t mean what it used to

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Honouring the dead by wearing a red poppy does not endorse war

Either wear one with pride or don't - but spare me your personal justification

Older voters – who will actually vote – want politicians who say what they mean and mean what they say

Findings among the over-50s should make essential reading for our leaders

Actor Brad Pitt

The over-50s have the real voting and spending power — so why are we so obsessed with youth?

They are the wealthiest, happiest, most spendthrift and politically engaged of all age groups

The Pope and his Vatican gathering received a lesson on the importance of sex in a relationship on Monday

Until our spiritual leaders grasp some realities about modern life, religion will continue its decline

The Pope’s defeat at the hands of his bishops shows exactly where the problem lies

Ukip by-election success: If you want to beat Nigel Farage, you're going to have to become more like him

However lacking in fact his message is, at least he believes it

We shouldn't avoid preparing for old age

One in six in the UK is a pensioner, and within a decade, half the UK population will be over 50 - the cost of care provision is a subject that is only going to be more pressing

Heart disease is the UK's biggest killer, but it doesn't have to be

My family has always been prone to heart attacks because of their diets

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Cameron, Miliband and Clegg join forces for Homeless Veterans campaign

Cameron, Miliband and Clegg join forces for Homeless Veterans campaign

It's in all our interests to look after servicemen and women who fall on hard times, say party leaders
Millionaire Sol Campbell wades into wealthy backlash against Labour's mansion tax

Sol Campbell cries foul at Labour's mansion tax

The former England defender joins Myleene Klass, Griff Rhys Jones and Melvyn Bragg in criticising proposals
Nicolas Sarkozy returns: The ex-President is preparing to fight for the leadership of France's main opposition party – but will he win big enough?

Sarkozy returns

The ex-President is preparing to fight for the leadership of France's main opposition party – but will he win big enough?
Is the criticism of Ed Miliband a coded form of anti-Semitism?

Is the criticism of Miliband anti-Semitic?

Attacks on the Labour leader have coalesced around a sense that he is different, weird, a man apart. But is the criticism more sinister?
Ouija boards are the must-have gift this Christmas, fuelled by a schlock horror film

Ouija boards are the must-have festive gift

Simon Usborne explores the appeal - and mysteries - of a century-old parlour game
There's a Good Girl exhibition: How female creatives are changing the way women are portrayed in advertising

In pictures: There's a Good Girl exhibition

The new exhibition reveals how female creatives are changing the way women are portrayed in advertising
UK firm Biscuiteers is giving cookies a makeover - from advent calendars to doll's houses

UK firm Biscuiteers is giving cookies a makeover

It worked with cupcakes, doughnuts and macarons so no wonder someone decided to revamp the humble biscuit
Can SkySaga capture the Minecraft magic?

Can SkySaga capture the Minecraft magic?

It's no surprise that the building game born in Sweden in 2009 and now played by millions, has imitators keen to construct their own mega money-spinner
The King's School is way ahead of the pack when it comes to using the latest classroom technology

Staying connected: The King's School

The school in Cambridgeshire is ahead of the pack when it comes to using the latest classroom technology. Richard Garner discovers how teachers and pupils stay connected
Christmas 2014: 23 best women's perfumes

Festively fragrant: the best women's perfumes

Give a loved one a luxe fragrance this year or treat yourself to a sensual pick-me-up
Arsenal vs Borussia Dortmund: Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrates century with trademark display of speed and intuition

Arsenal vs Borussia Dortmund

The Ox celebrates century with trademark display of speed and intuition
Billy Joe Saunders vs Chris Eubank Jnr: When two worlds collide

When two worlds collide

Traveller Billy Joe Saunders did not have a pampered public-school upbringing - unlike Saturday’s opponent Chris Eubank Jnr
Homeless Veterans Christmas Appeal: Drifting and forgotten - turning lives around for ex-soldiers

Homeless Veterans Christmas Appeal: Turning lives around for ex-soldiers

Our partner charities help veterans on the brink – and get them back on their feet
Putin’s far-right ambition: Think-tank reveals how Russian President is wooing – and funding – populist parties across Europe to gain influence in the EU

Putin’s far-right ambition

Think-tank reveals how Russian President is wooing – and funding – populist parties across Europe to gain influence in the EU
Tove Jansson's Moominland: What was the inspiration for Finland's most famous family?

Escape to Moominland

What was the inspiration for Finland's most famous family?