Category Archives: Age Uk County Durham

State of the nation: Older people and malnutrition in the UK today

A recent State of the Nation report published by the Malnutrition Task Force called “Older people and malnutrition in the UK today” focuses on the scale of the challenge of malnutrition in later life. As Come Eat Together aims to … Continue reading

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Write your will week starts Monday 12 March

Writing a will is sensible, easy and now, thanks to solicitors across the County, you can write your will and support the work of Age UK County Durham at the same time. Write Your Will Week runs from Monday 12 … Continue reading

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Delicious Come Eat Together lunch at The Green Tree, Tudhoe

With 2018 now underway, why not treat yourself to a nutritious low cost meal at The Green Tree, a beautiful country pub and restaurant. A warm welcome is always assured from your hosts the Hopson family who would like to … Continue reading

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Eat Well Feel Great course JUST FOR MEN in Durham

Our Come Eat Together course is all about enjoying tasty food as we get older. We have been listening to you and so this time our FREE course Eat Well Feel Great is JUST FOR MEN. The course starts Friday … Continue reading

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Start 2018 with a festive lunch at Redworth Hall

Vince Johnson, the General Manager of Redworth Hall in County Durham and his team is hosting a special free festive lunch in the restaurant for older people who experience loneliness. Date Monday 22 January 2018 Start time 12.30pm This is a free … Continue reading

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Christmas Afternoon Tea

    Ladies are invited to come get into the Christmas spirit early with Come Eat Together. The volunteers at St Nicholas’ Church in Durham will be hosting a Free Festive Afternoon Tea on Wednesday 6th December 1.30pm until 3.00pm. … Continue reading

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New men’s breakfast club in Durham

Men who are aged over 50, live on their own or feel lonely can now enjoy a full English and company at a new men’s breakfast club in Pity Me. Our Come Eat Together project has teamed up with the … Continue reading

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Enjoy Christmas Lunch in style at East Durham College on 7 December

Christmas can be a lonely time for people who live on their own or older couples whose families are not around at this festive time. Catering students at East Durham College wanted to make a difference to older people in their area and so … Continue reading

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Don’t fall victim to fraudsters on the phone

  The home telephone for some is a lifeline, it is a connection to friends & family. It is also a direct line for fraudsters. Older people are often targeted because they are at home during the day, they may … Continue reading

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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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