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Daily Liberal
Our Village People delight at spring fairFair, but those who attended didn’t leave disappointed. Orana Garden social co
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 hours ago
Fair, but those who attended didn’t leave disappointed. Orana Garden social committee member Noeleen Finegan said the skit Grannies with Walkers from Our Village People was a big hit on the day. For those who missed it, don’t worry, Our Village... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Eight-year-old from Bury St Edmunds has hair cut to raise funds and make wigsCatholic Primary pupil Anya was inspired after gymnast Gabriel Hannah visited h
Bury Free Press / Posted yesterday
Catholic Primary pupil Anya was inspired after gymnast Gabriel Hannah visited her school. Louise said: “Anya’s great-grannies both died in the last year and she decided she wanted to do something to remember them. When Gabriel spoke about... Read more
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ABC News
The week in pictures: Sept 15 - 21was black, in St. Louis, Sept. 15, 2017. Constance Ngubane, 76, spars in the r
ABC News / Posted yesterday
was black, in St. Louis, Sept. 15, 2017. Constance Ngubane, 76, spars in the ring as she takes part in a "Boxing Gogos" (Grannies) training session hosted by the A Team Gym in Cosmo City in Johannesburg on Sept. 19, 2017.

The... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The Queen of the cardigan trend? It has to be Her Majestythis week in two new button-downs worn with classic tartan kilts at Balmoral Ca
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
this week in two new button-downs worn with classic tartan kilts at Balmoral Castle. Cardigans are no longer reserved for ‘grannies’, she will undoubtedly be aware, thanks to Christopher Kane, Gucci and Prada, who have all reappropriated the... Read more
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Daily Record
Helensburgh Cancer Research store aims to be top shop in the countryoutlets across the country. And this year, they want to aim for the top. They
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
outlets across the country. And this year, they want to aim for the top. They have already held two events including the Grannies Challenge, organised by Donna Hicks and their ladies night, with a star performance from tribute band Take This... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Local NAACP holds peace rally in Spencer's absenceMembers of the Raging Grannies, a local activist group, made an appearance at a
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 3 days ago
Members of the Raging Grannies, a local activist group, made an appearance at an NAACP rally in front of the old post office on Franklin St. Wednesday afternoon. Photo by Nathan Klima On the day white supremacist Richard Spencer was slated to speak... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Hassan is Muslim Interrupted in solo showAudience admission is $4. Performers are admitted for free. Art and repurposed
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 days ago
Audience admission is $4. Performers are admitted for free. Art and repurposed frames will be sold during the Grand River Grannies' Art from the Attic from Sept. 28 to Oct. 1. The sale will be held at The Cottage at Glenhyrst Art Gallery, 20 Ava... Read more
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International Business Times
In pictures: South Africa's Boxing Grannies pack quite a punch of elderly South African women, many of them in their 70s, have taken up boxing
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
of elderly South African women, many of them in their 70s, have taken up boxing. Around a dozen of the Boxing Gogos (Boxing Grannies) don their gloves for twice-weekly training sessions at the A Team Gym in Cosmo City in Johannesburg. 77-year-old... Read more
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New York Post
These boxing grandmas train harder than you dowith coach Claude Maphosa and claim they no longer suffer from ailments they ha
New York Post / Posted 4 days ago
with coach Claude Maphosa and claim they no longer suffer from ailments they had before, and are stronger than ever. The grannies travel from all over Cosmo City for the twice-weekly sessions. Maphosa is planning events in other areas to allow... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Trail CiB recognized for youth involvementWhite Garden, and Teck’s tree-planting along the highway. At the time, they not
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 4 days ago
White Garden, and Teck’s tree-planting along the highway. At the time, they noted the way Trail manages graffiti (Graffiti Grannies), composting at the city works yard, the use of biodegradable plastic bags at many Trail businesses, and the city’s... Read more
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The Troy Messenger
CLASS GRANNY: Synco organizing group to aid teachers financiallyroom mothers back into the classroom, figuratively speaking. Synco is in the p
The Troy Messenger / Posted 4 days ago
room mothers back into the classroom, figuratively speaking. Synco is in the process of organizing a group of Classroom Grannies that will provide assistance to the teachers at Troy Elementary School in a variety of ways. “The purpose of... Read more
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BC Local News
Trail CiB recognized for youth involvementWhite Garden, and Teck's tree-planting along the highway. At the time, they not
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
White Garden, and Teck's tree-planting along the highway. At the time, they noted the way Trail manages graffiti (Graffiti Grannies), composting at the city works yard, the use of biodegradable plastic bags at many Trail businesses, and the city's... Read more
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BC Local News
African grandmothers to speak at dinnerThe Glacier Grannies are thrilled to be hosting three grandmothers from Uganda
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
The Glacier Grannies are thrilled to be hosting three grandmothers from Uganda and South Africa at their sixth African dinner on Sunday Oct. 15. These indomitable women will be telling stories from the new Stephen Lewis Foundation book, Powered by... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
African grandmothers to speak at dinnerThe Glacier Grannies are thrilled to be hosting three grandmothers from Uganda
Comox Valley Record / Posted 8 days ago
The Glacier Grannies are thrilled to be hosting three grandmothers from Uganda and South Africa at their sixth African dinner on Sunday Oct. 15. These indomitable women will be telling stories from the new Stephen Lewis Foundation book, Powered by... Read more
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The News & Observer
Atlantic Coast Pipeline opponents turn to God to stop project while builders asked for more detailsAtlantic Coast Pipeline supporters need to give NC DEQ more details | News & Ob
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
Atlantic Coast Pipeline supporters need to give NC DEQ more details | News & Observer The Raging Grannies, minus their costumes, sing as they join protesters Sept. 13, 2017, around lunchtime to try to convince the N.C. Department of Environmental... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Film takes romantic road trip through FranceAudience admission is $4. Performers are admitted for free. Art and repurposed
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 10 days ago
Audience admission is $4. Performers are admitted for free. Art and repurposed frames will be sold during the Grand River Grannies' Art from the Attic from Sept. 28 to Oct. 1. The sale will be held at The Cottage at Glenhyrst Art Gallery, 20 Ava... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Cape Flats community keeps children safe from gang violenceto keep an eye out and to make sure their children do go to school." "Then we
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
to keep an eye out and to make sure their children do go to school." "Then we came up with the idea of parents and grannies who are at home bringing those children to school," he said. "Our school is very close to the taxi rank where they... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cape Flats Community Keeps Children Safe From Gang Violenceneighbours to keep an eye out and to make sure their children do go to school.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
neighbours to keep an eye out and to make sure their children do go to school. Then we came up with the idea of parents and grannies who are at home bringing those children to school," he says. "Our school is very close to the taxi rank where they... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Natural callingowner of Garden Girl Farm Fresh Produce and More in Batesville, grew up in Desh
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
owner of Garden Girl Farm Fresh Produce and More in Batesville, grew up in Desha in a family of small-garden keepers. "My grannies were excellent farmers. My Granny Hinson would plant bags of pinto beans and grow what we called shelly beans. We... Read more
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Salon.com
The flight of Lola Catalina Lorenzo: In the Philippines, "comfort women" demand long-delayed justicehot air, with the rise of a voice that cracks loud as thunder. On the patio of
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
hot air, with the rise of a voice that cracks loud as thunder. On the patio of Lolas’ House, surrounded by all the other grannies who are sitting on plastic chairs, gossiping to one another, Lola Cata- lina sits before me. She sniffs my cheek. I... Read more
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Spalding Today
WEEKEND WEB: Book of the Weeknew lager-louts! This sparkling collection of wrinklie wit and wisdom is proof
Spalding Today / Posted 13 days ago
new lager-louts! This sparkling collection of wrinklie wit and wisdom is proof-positive that the stereotypes of knitting grannies and doddering grandads just aren’t true anymore – if, indeed, they ever were. Senior citizens are not going gently... Read more
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Hunts Post
GOLF: Countback required to settle the Ladies Invitation Day at St Ives (Hunts) while Angela grabs Grannies’ Trophy honours Lady Captain Trish Whittamore presents the Grannies’ Trophy to Angela Boon at
Hunts Post / Posted 15 days ago
Lady Captain Trish Whittamore presents the Grannies’ Trophy to Angela Boon at St Ives (Hunts) Golf Club. Lady golfers from... Read more
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Daily Mail
Is the answer to the care crisis a granny in the garden?about the day-to-day stuff, eating on her own at night and having no-one to cha
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
about the day-to-day stuff, eating on her own at night and having no-one to chat to,’ he says. RELATED ARTICLES Loving grannies frozen out by their daughters-in-law: When...Isabella. Samuel. Darcy. Cobi. Bailey. These are the names... Share... Read more
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New York Post
How New York Fashion Week became the spectacle it is todayby the 1960s and ’70s, couture had lost its cachet. Brigitte Bardot, France’s h
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
by the 1960s and ’70s, couture had lost its cachet. Brigitte Bardot, France’s hottest starlet, sniffed that Chanel was “for grannies.” Cool, stylish women wanted miniskirts straight off the rack from London, and swaggering separates, blue jeans and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lambrusco gets new lifethe Charles Hotel, bar manager Charles Coykendall is championing an underdog, d
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
the Charles Hotel, bar manager Charles Coykendall is championing an underdog, dragging Lambrusco out of the stuffy just-for-grannies corner and giving it a thoroughly modern stage to perform on. The sweet fizzy Italian wine, he reveals, is a shoo-in... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hospital volunteers spring to action for 80th Posy Dayto grow and now it's bigger than Ben Hur."Flowers once given with cigarettes, c
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
to grow and now it's bigger than Ben Hur."Flowers once given with cigarettes, confectionery Posy Day started in 1937 as "Grannies Day", according to an official history of the event, with a tea party and concert held in the hospital's outpatient... Read more
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Daily Record
Mum who fell down stairs with baby when banister gave way talks of her griefcare. It provides home comforts for hospital units such as bedding and decorat
Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
care. It provides home comforts for hospital units such as bedding and decorations. It sources surrogate and trusted ‘grannies’ and ‘aunties’ to sit with children while their main carer has a shower or attends an appointment. It ensures... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Mum's heartbreak as she relives horrific moment she lost her baby daughtercare. It provides home comforts for hospital units such as bedding and decorat
Daily Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
care. It provides home comforts for hospital units such as bedding and decorations. It sources surrogate and trusted ‘grannies’ and ‘aunties’ to sit with children while their main carer has a shower or attends an appointment. It ensures... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
BLOG — After the Story: The Grannies of Waitahawhere I should be looking with the eyes of a journalist. That was especially tr
Yellow Springs News / Posted 21 days ago
where I should be looking with the eyes of a journalist. That was especially true regarding the story I wrote on “the grannies,” the three beautiful souls from the Waitaha tradition of the Maori peoples who were brought here by Raymond Ruka,... Read more
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Daily Record
Watch as daring busker shoots flames from bagpipes on Glasgow Buchanan StreetBuchanan Street has had its fair share of sights over the years. From techno b
Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
Buchanan Street has had its fair share of sights over the years. From techno binmen to raving grannies, commuters, shoppers and tourists have witnessed it all on the iconic shopping strip, or so would you think. Enter flaming bagpipe man. And as... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
A rare visit from Maori ‘grannies’let our brother down.” The room filled with laughter as Rosina “Rosie” Huriwai
Yellow Springs News / Posted 23 days ago
let our brother down.” The room filled with laughter as Rosina “Rosie” Huriwai and Kathleen Ruka Wheremate, the two other “grannies,” as they are wont to be called, nodded along. A tautoko is more than an invitation, they explained. The word has... Read more
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Daily Mail
Loving grannies frozen out by their daughters-lawLoving grannies frozen out by their daughters-in-law: When Esther Rantzen wrote
Daily Mail / Posted 24 days ago
Loving grannies frozen out by their daughters-in-law: When Esther Rantzen wrote about the pain of grandparents DENIED access to grandchildren, a startling common thread was revealed Esther Rantzen received a shocking amount of letters from... Read more
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express
How to avoid inheritance tax: How Grandparents can help first-time buyersbetween generations. One in three grandparents has now given their grandchildr
express / Posted 24 days ago
between generations. One in three grandparents has now given their grandchildren a financial boost, Saga found. And Grannies and Granddads in Yorkshire are most likely to help younger family members financially.Related articles PPI claim... Read more
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Chichester Observer
McDonnell’s journey to PGA Cup team not straightforwardfourth Penny Entecott & Nicola Holton, fifth Wendy Johnson & Chris Tuke and six
Chichester Observer / Posted 25 days ago
fourth Penny Entecott & Nicola Holton, fifth Wendy Johnson & Chris Tuke and sixth Edwina Beresford & Katie Lee. The Grannies’ Tot competition was held on an extremely windy day with some sharp showers, which made conditions tricky and... Read more
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BBC News
South Africa's boxing grannies - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
BBC News / Posted 27 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Media playback is unsupported on your device Boxing... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
New Caledonia: Bare beautytrimmed and dotted with fragrant frangipani and dazzling oleander, and hibiscus
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
trimmed and dotted with fragrant frangipani and dazzling oleander, and hibiscus hedges edge the road. In the afternoon grannies and aunties sit on woven mats under big shade trees and mind little children. Men walk along the road, returning... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Miley Cyrus’ weirdest photoshoot yetis still alive and well, as shown with the Taschen book cover — and her video f
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
is still alive and well, as shown with the Taschen book cover — and her video for Younger Now. The vid shows her snogging grannies and grabbing her bust as she dances wildly to the music. But the hard edges of Miley’s image have certainly gone —... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Clionna Hagan beat fear to swap the classroom for the stagecountry music has broken into the big time. Ten years ago, the steel guitar sou
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
country music has broken into the big time. Ten years ago, the steel guitar sounds of country were arguably the preserve of grannies and granddads hooked on Hugo Duncan and Dolly Parton. Now, however, teenagers queue up for hours to buy new releases... Read more
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News.com.au
Miley Cyrus’ weirdest photoshoot yetis still alive and well, as shown with the Taschen book cover — and her video f
News.com.au / Posted 29 days ago
is still alive and well, as shown with the Taschen book cover — and her video for Younger Now. The vid shows her snogging grannies and grabbing her bust as she dances wildly to the music. But the hard edges of Miley’s image have certainly gone —... Read more
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