Category Archives: Older people

Mon 21 May – Sunday 27 May is Dementia Awareness Week

Mon 21 May – Sunday 27 May is Dementia Awareness Week and we are thinking about those who live with Dementia and those who support them. Our team at Age UK County Durham are trained in understanding and supporting people … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Royal Wedding in Style

Many thanks to the students and staff at Derwentside College and Bishop Auckland College who made it possible for members of Come Eat Together to celebrate the Royal Wedding 2018 in style. We have enjoyed afternoons of friendship, delicious food, sharing of … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Welcome to Come Eat Together

Our award winning project brings older people together with food. If you would love to enjoy a meal out in pleasant surroundings but have no-one to go with, contact us on 0191 374 6577.  Our activities include: Lunch clubs, Breakfast Clubs and … Continue reading

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Our Gentleman’s Breakfast enjoys a 1st birthday celebration (and made a film)

Members of our Come Eat Together Gentleman’s Breakfast in Durham Indoor Market have celebrated a successful first year. This is a great example of how successful partnership working is making a difference to people’s lives. Older men come together at … Continue reading

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