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Put the ‘fun’ back into ‘fundraising’ whilst reducing Christmas isolation

Christmas is of course a time when many of us think of others and are keenly aware of those who will be lonely instead of enjoying the company of loved ones. This can particularly be the case if you have

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Christmas wouldn’t be the same without you!

Don’t be alone this Christmas, spend #ChristmasTogether by attending a Christmas Day event near you. If you’re facing the prospect of Christmas by yourself this year whilst everyone else seems to have plans, I want you to know – you

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Do we need to legislate for common courtesy?

At times it can feel like we’re living in a world where real change is only possible as the result of legislation. If we think back 15 years, any time spent in a pub or restaurant meant your clothes smelled

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We need your support!

We urgently need your support to continue to reach elderly people who are isolated on Christmas Day! It’s really simple, doesn’t cost a penny, and will only take a minute of your time, but will make a huge difference. Right

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Myth busters – revisited for 2017 – Part 2

As the shops start to fill with mince pies and bauble lined trees, the approach of Christmas seems to be upon us. Time to share the second half of our top 10 myth busters which we hope will allay your

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Myth busters – revisited for 2017 – Part 1

We talk to a lot of people about Christmas Day events and activities. Many are in the pipeline, whilst a few are only sparks of an idea, and often we’re faced with misconceptions about what’s involved. Some of these misconceptions

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Community Christmas receive £100 donation from My Grand Hero competition

A huge thank you to Bower Retirement for including us as a donation choice on their fantastic monthly My Grand Hero Competition. We were very kindly chosen to be part of this great endeavour celebrating all the amazing grandparents out

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Listen again to Don’s story on BBC Radio 4

We’re delighted our partner, national charity Friends of the Elderly, recently featured on the BBC Radio 4 Appeal. For the appeal, Don shared his story about how he found himself lonely and isolated when he retired, but made new friends thanks to the charity’s Football Friends programme.

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Tune in to Don’s story on BBC Radio 4

We’re delighted to hear our partner, national charity Friends of the Elderly, has been chosen to feature on the BBC Radio 4 Appeal. Tune in on Sunday 29 January to hear from Don, who found himself lonely and isolated when he retired. Don made new friends thanks to the charity’s Football Friends programme.

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Why think about Christmas when the sun is shining?

The great people over at FabNHSStuff.net have featured an article looking at why it’s important to think forward to Christmas whilst the sun is shining.

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