Your ultimate summer guide

At last summer is here! Prepare yourself for endless balmy nights spent dining out al fresco and long days mooching around in flip flops. Pamper yourself and prepare for a season full of fun!

Celebrate summer with our hot tips on the food, clothes, beauty routines and health plans to make this time of the year idyllic!

  • Health and fitness...

    Click here to find out how to keep slim on holiday - and stay sculpted once back home!

    Click here to discover the best beach activities. Get the best tips on how to get that sunkissed look and keep fit at the same time.

    Click here to uncover ten reasons why summer is good for you. We'll reveal all the hidden health and well-being benefits.

    Click here to find out how to protect your particular skin type from the sun's harmful rays? Our sun factor calculator will show you how.

  • Beauty...

    Click here to find out how to pamper your feet back into shape after months of winter neglect.

    Click here to discover ten top tips on protecting your hair from the effects of the sun, sea and chlorinated swimming pools.

    Click here to reveal our handy top ten holiday essentials to help you put together the perfect holiday beauty bag.

    Click here to see the best facial bronzing powders designed to give your skin an instant sunkissed glow that looks perfectly natural.

  • Fashion...

    Click here to see how dainty camisoles top are an ideal alternative to the shirt.

    Click here to view an array of different denim styles and colours. See our picture gallery and find out the best buys.

    Click here to view this season's collection of fashionable flatties. Choose from a pretty selection of bright colours and ultra-feminine styles.

    Click here to find the quickest way to make your wardrobe look contemporary. This season choose from a variety of wedge heeled shoes.

  • Food and drink...

    Click here to find out how to make delicious fruit compote for the ultimate summer pud.

    Click here to find all you need to know about barbecue culture from firing up to the hottest recipes.

    Click here to discover how to make salmon and avocado salad - an old-fashioned dish that smells like summer on a plate.

    Click here to sample a taste of baked bream with a healthy pinch of oregano or sprig of parsley - a mouthwatering summer treat.

  • Entertainment...

    Click here to find out everything you want to know about fun days out in your area.

    Click here to beat the queues and book your tickets online to the best summer events and top notch shows around the country.

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