Monthly Archives: November 2015

Kitchen gardens bring pleasure to many

Growing your own fruit and vegetables can bring pleasure as well as provide healthy fresh produce to make meals more interesting. After an enjoyable few months informing and promoting the joys of growing your own, one of our valued volunteers, … Continue reading

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Keep warm, keep well event Wed 25 November

Why not pop along to Age Concern House in Durham (next to the Bus Station) next Wednesday 25 November from 10am -12noon and 1 – 3pm. We’ll be serving refreshments and giving out useful information. We have a PAT testing … Continue reading

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No one should have no one

More than a million older people say they go for over a month without speaking to a friend, neighbour or family member. Contrary to what many people think, loneliness is not a normal part of ageing, and it not only … Continue reading

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