MY LOVE OF 70S FASHION, SECOND-HAND CLOTHES AND FESTIVALS

Party-girl, festival fan and gig-goer Wendy has no intention of quietening down

THE BIGGEST BARRIERS ARE OFTEN WITHIN OURSELVES

It took years and a major career change for Jeanette to find the self-belief to truly thrive

I WANT TO REFLECT THE TRUE BEAUTY OF WOMEN IN THEIR 50s

Photographer Yolande is showcasing the strength and beauty of women as they age.

MY SWIMWEAR BRAND IS ABOUT MORE THAN SWIMMING

Sandra’s brand is ethical & sustainable and wild swimmers are big fans.

NAILING MY CORE VALUES GAVE ME A NEW CAREER

But when insecurity set in, was Lucy’s career switch a mistake?

I JUST THOUGHT WHAT’S THE WORST THAT COULD HAPPEN?

Nic created a brand loved by people and their dogs. And then disaster struck.

MY LIFE OF ADVENTURE IN A CAMPER VAN

Siobhan is challenging ageism, championing pro-ageing and carving out her own destiny

WHY WE’RE PUTTING WOMEN BACK INTO HISTORY

Co-writers of new book give overdue recognition to awesome females through time

HOW THE GENERATION GAP WORKS FOR US

Vicky is 57, Isabella 26. And somehow it's a business partnership made in heaven

WAS I MAD TO QUIT MY STEADY JOB JUST BEFORE LOCKDOWN?

Vicki’s yoga business has survived and thrived and helped others do the same

RETRAINING HAS GIVEN ME A WHOLE NEW LEASE OF LIFE

When Vanessa was made redundant she already had a plan up her sleeve

HOW I COPED WHEN MY DAUGHTER BECAME SUICIDAL

Suzanne empowers mums to partner their kids through mental health issues.

FROM ART DIRECTOR TO CO-FOUNDER OF A RUM BRAND

After working on the biggest celeb mag in the UK, Alison needed a new career

THERE’S A FINE LINE BETWEEN PASSION AND BURNOUT

And Shilpa crossed it. Here’s what she learnt in the process

HOW I TURNED WHAT I KNOW INTO A COURSE

When Karen’s work evaporated over lockdown, she moved into online learning.

I SPECIALISE IN HELPING WOMEN LOOK THEIR BEST

Is having ‘tweakments’ cheating? Mixed messages are causing misery says Dr Mayoni

10 THINGS WE’VE LEARNT FROM LAUNCHING A CLOTHING BRAND

The hard-earned wisdom of Nancy and Eileen from Cucumber Clothing.

MY HOBBY HAS BECOME A THRIVING BUSINESS

Sarah has created bags of joy that you can cram your life into - and a whole new career for herself.

FINDING MY PASSION AND RUNNING MY OWN RACE

Helping the community has always been her driving force and now Shana’s found the ultimate way to do it.

IMPOSTER SYNDROME IS NO LONGER HOLDING ME BACK

Lorraine always felt like the token black manager in the workplace. Now she’s defining her own success.

I PUBLISHED MY FIRST BOOK DURING LOCKDOWN

When the worst happens do you freeze or reach for the stars? For Natalie it was a no-brainer.

HOW I GOT MUCH BETTER AT ONLINE DATING

Fearless online dater and profile photographer Lucy finally found love. Here’s what she’s learnt.

THE AUDREY Q&A: DEE OPP

Change makers share their wit and wisdom and the lessons they’ve learnt.

I WENT ON A VERY LONG WALK

For Alison it wasn’t the destination that mattered, but the walking. And more walking.

ADOPTING IN MY 50s AND HOW IT’S CHANGED ME

Susie talks honestly about the arrival of her adoptive daughter in her life.

THE AUDREY Q&A: NATALIE HALL

Change-makers share their wit and wisdom and the lessons they’ve learnt.

HAPPINESS IS LIVING LIFE ON MY TERMS

Since splitting from her ex, Tracey’s doing exactly what makes her happy.

I REINVENT MY LIFE EVERY DECADE

Rebecca tries out different careers like some of us try on hats

I DON’T HAVE CHILDREN AND THAT’S FINE WITH ME

Being childless doesn’t define Faye. Except sometimes in other people’s eyes.

THE SECRET ART CLUB IS EVERYTHING I LOVE

Ali’s three loves are people, art and food. And she’s found a way to combine them all.

I’M COMMITTED TO MAKING POSITIVE CHANGE

Dee Gibson’s life has changed forever since the Sri Lankan terrorist attacks.

THE AUDREY Q&A

Martha Silcott, entrepreneur

CREATING MY OWN BRAND HAS BROUGHT ME UTTER JOY

Cynthia’s found an outlet for her talent, launching her own bespoke bridal boutique at 52.

I LAUNCHED A VINTAGE MARKET

After Julie sold her retro collection at a vintage market, she decided to launch her own

I’VE FOUND MY PURPOSE: TO RAISE DIVERSITY AWARENESS

Nova Reid is using her own experience of casual racism to help change the world

WILD SWIMMING HAS GIVEN ME BACK MY SENSE OF SELF

Anxiety and a breakdown left Katie feeling like a stranger in her own body.

YOGA HELPED ME HEAL AND GAVE ME A NEW CAREER

A catastrophic injury changed Vicki’s life irrevocably. In some ways for the better.

UNABLE TO FIND A CLUB TO DANCE IN I STARTED MY OWN

Nikki missed dancing so much that she created a club night and found her tribe

5 THINGS I’VE LEARNT ABOUT RESTARTS

Michelle Ovens MBE, small business expert

YOUR STORIES: MY AUDREY MOMENT

When you wake up to the need for your life to change, it’s what we call an Audrey Moment

I’M PROUD TO MAKE MIDLIFE WOMEN MORE VISIBLE

Rachel became a model at 46 and is changing perceptions of midlife women

5 THINGS I’VE LEARNT ABOUT RESTARTS

Tech entrepreneur Cecilia Harvey

AN ACT OF KINDNESS TRANSFORMED MY LIFE

It started with a box of chocolates. But Lucy didn’t receive it, she gave it

I LOVE MY OUTDOOR LIFE OF LITTLE ADVENTURES

Jo took up rowing to crack her sleep problem, and it’s led to life of absolute joy

MUM’S DIARIES INSPIRED MY SELF-REINVENTION

Her mother’s wry observations about daily life ignited a whole new career in Sam

MOUNTAIN BIKING GIVES ME SUCH A HIGH

Discovering the thrill of outdoor adventures has been a game-changer for Adele

LOSING MUM CHANGED EVERYTHING

For Marsha, loss led to a whole new life full of meaning and ingenuity

WHEN ANXIETY TOOK OVER I FOUND THE COURAGE TO ASK FOR HELP

Speaking up was a game-changer for Farida

IT WAS LIKE A LIGHTBULB SWITCHING ON

Chrissy talks soul searching, a brand new career and the end of her marriage

CANCER MADE ME MORE ADVENTUROUS

Louise used to be scared of everything, but now her life is all about seizing the day