Category Archives: Activities

First birthday of our Derwentside College Lunch Club

We had a wonderful day celebrating the first birthday of our Derwentside College Come Eat Together lunch club. Angelo the Restaurant Manager who looks after us told us he loves being the centre of attention among our happy members. We … Continue reading

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Keep warm roadshow at Spennymoor Fire Station

Join us for a Keep Warm, Keep Well coffee morning at Spennymoor Fire Station on Wednesday 25 October between 10.00am and 12.00noon. Free refreshments will be available and everyone will get a Keep Warm Keep Well information pack to take … Continue reading

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A grow to eat success that keeps on growing

The growing season has been a success for members of Come Eat Together Our Come Eat Together project volunteers and workers have had great fun delivering plenty of Let’s Get Growing sessions all across County Durham over the spring and summer. We have been … Continue reading

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Monday Lunch at Aycliffe Youth and Community Centre

Age UK County Durham’s Come Eat Together Team work in partnership with Newton Aycliffe Youth and Community Centre to bring people aged over 50 in the local area together with food. Louise Haymer, Development Worker with the project said “Taking … Continue reading

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Come Eat Together at Locomotion has a brand new look

Along with the Locomotion Museum, we have given a ‘New Look’ to our monthly Lunch Club for older people. The activity has moved to the Welcome Building on Soho Street rather than the Collections Building. Louise Haymer Development Worker said, “This is … Continue reading

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Volunteers needed to brighten up the day for older people in Durham

We want to ensure that no-one has no-one and we wonder if you can help. Age UK County Durham is looking for enthusiastic and sociable people, with a community spirit to brighten the day for older people who live alone and … Continue reading

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Join us at the Green Tree – Lunch in an old English country pub

Post by Stephanie Esteris, Development Worker for Come Eat Together  Come Eat Together is enjoying working with the manager and her team at The Green Tree Country Pub & Restaurant, a traditional English Country Inn situated in picturesque Tudhoe Village  to serve … Continue reading

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Come fly with us – Lunch on the Wing starts 26 July 12.00 – 2.00pm

Our Come Eat Together team are so excited. Our new lunch clubs are bringing people together with food in the most unusual places. The delicious breakfasts at the Pulman Skoda in Belmont are the talk of the neighbourhood where the bacon and … Continue reading

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Nominated for Sainsbury’s Sedgefield Local Charity of the Year

We are so excited that Age UK County Durham have been nominated for Sainsbury’s Local Charity of the Year by the Sedgefield store. If we win we will set up a Gentlemen’s Breakfast in the store’s café with the help of the staff … Continue reading

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Shopping made easy with good company

Food shopping may be as simple as jumping in your car and heading to the local supermarket, but for some people over 50, this couldn’t be further from the truth. With a lack of transport and less choice in some … Continue reading

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