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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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National Lottery raises £179m for good causes in January!

Wow! National Lottery players raised an incredible £179 million for Good Causes in January! The funds help organisations like us to deliver projects that make a real difference to people’s lives. Thank you!    

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Come Eat Together is featured in The People’s Friend Christmas Special

“The People’s Friend” magazine is famous for being packed with heartwarming short stories, two exclusive serial instalments, cookery, craft, travel, health, puzzles, gardening and more. With The People’s Friend you’re in the company of friends! And the Christmas Special (on sale … Continue reading

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National Lottery Awards – our exciting media day!

We are having an exciting day today as we eagerly await the National Lottery Awards show (Friday 19 September at 10.45pm on BBC1). This morning Sara and Christine from the project went to Middlesbrough to talk to Mike Parr on BBC … Continue reading

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Come Eat Together shines on National TV

It’s a big day for our project. This evening our Come Eat Together project will be highlighted on the National Lottery Awards Show (10.45pm on BBC1). There will be a short film shown that was made with some volunteers and members … Continue reading

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Come Eat Together has won the Best Health Project in the National Lottery Awards 2014

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that we have been awarded the Best Health Project in the National Lottery Awards 2014!   On Tuesday 2 September we gathered at our Age UK County Durham Stanley Resource Centre expecting a small BBC … Continue reading

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Coverage of the project by BBC Look North

We are still buzzing with excitement about the National Lottery Awards. We would like to congratulate all the finalists  and as winners are announced for projects from the education, sport, arts and heritage categories we are thrilled for them as we appreciate how they must … Continue reading

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Last chance to vote for Age UK County Durham project Come Eat Together

The voting closes at midnight on Wednesday 23 July If you have not already voted, please go to our voting page at http://www.lotterygoodcauses.org.uk/project/come-eat-together  or Tel 0844 836 9699 Here at Age UK County Durham we are delighted that our innovative … Continue reading

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Masterchef’s John Torode thinks we’re brilliant!

MasterChef star and celebrity chef John Torode cooked up a storm as he joined older people from our Come Eat Together project at a special lunch yesterday(Tuesday 15 July). The Australian-born TV presenter and restaurateur visited our monthly Dining Circle in … Continue reading

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Why are people voting for us in the National Lottery Awards?

We are asking our members why they think our Come Eat Together project is so important and why they are voting for us. Here are some of their answers….       We would love it if you would kindly … Continue reading

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