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A Good Day

So what’s a good day for you? A trip to the spa, beauty salon, picnic with the family or a lie in. For many carers a good day can be one where their loved one isn’t picked up by the police at 3am wandering the streets or found wandering around the garden naked or perhaps one where they’re not up to their armpits in incontinence pads. 628 more words

Children

Victor Hatfield 1942 - 2018

Peter Batten writes about loneliness . . .

I visited Victor once a week for almost 9 years. When I let myself into his flat I would usually find him watching TV or playing cards on his computer. 1,056 more words

Brighton Life

None the less.

None the less.

20/06/15

I’m carrying a chalice for you he sent some years too late.

When loneliness had been and gone and friendship took its place. 75 more words

Poems

Questions Sevenoaks District Council Must Answer!

Labour Councillor Mike Hogg is going to ask the Leader of Sevenoaks Distinct Council the following question at the Full Council Meeting on Tuesday 21st November. 216 more words

Swanley Town Centre

Save Our Shop

SHOP CLOSURE WOULD BE ‘TRAGEDY FOR OLDER PEOPLE’ IN SWANLEY, SEVENOAKS AND DARTFORD AREAS

A GROUP OF SHOP VOLUNTEERS are calling on a charity for the elderly to reverse its shock decision to close its popular charity shop in Swanley town centre. 197 more words

Swanley Town Centre

Millions of small actions will make the difference

Charity shops like this are kept alive by armies of volunteers. Any social policy must empower and fund the volunteers who keep our society vibrant… 1,031 more words

Politics

Age Concern

As part of the Befriending and Re-ablement Service Age Concern Liverpool and Sefton hold free bi-weekly Companion sessions throughout Sefton. The Companion groups are held in Southport, Bootle, Seaforth and Maghull. 300 more words

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