Category Archives: Age Uk County Durham

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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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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