Ice skating for the more mature might not be the first thing you think about as a new hobby, but it has been launched as a new way to keep the over fifties in shape.
A group of pensioners took the ice today, and were cheered on by fitness guru Rosemary Conley, who became a fan of skating on ITV's Dancing on Ice.
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