Lambeth Celebrating Age Festival with events for residents aged over 55!

Age UK Lambeth’s 19th annual Celebrating Age Festival begins on the United Nations International Day of Older Persons on 1st October 2017. Just like every year, the festival promotes the richness and diversity of Lambeth communities and our events will be attractive to people of different interests, whether you are looking to indulge in familiar… Read More Lambeth Celebrating Age Festival with events for residents aged over 55!

EXPLOSIVE RESEARCH: Consumers are still not getting the RIGHT travel insurance

Foreign medical claims alone can cost tens of thousands of pounds and the average medical expenses claim paid out last year was over £1200. Yet, one in four travellers still don’t bother to take out travel insurance at all*. Of those that take out cover, many will opt for the cheapest possible policy, which often… Read More EXPLOSIVE RESEARCH: Consumers are still not getting the RIGHT travel insurance

Leading care provider raises sense awareness on dementia training

A leading Shrewsbury-based care provider is running innovative training for staff by restricting their senses with goggles, mittens and ear plugs to help them gain a greater understanding of dementia. The initiative is part of Morris Care’s ‘In Their Shoes’ campaign at its homes in Shropshire and Cheshire which aims to give a different perspective on dementia… Read More Leading care provider raises sense awareness on dementia training

Meet designer Björn Lidbrandt with his concrete planting ring that won the Elmia Garden Award

Design Björn Lidbrandt’s simple and stylish concrete planting ring is a real bestseller. The Elmia Garden Award for the 2017 garden product of the year has brought the planting ring a lot of attention and new models have also been developed. Björn Lidbrandt developed the first prototype of the planting ring for his own garden… Read More Meet designer Björn Lidbrandt with his concrete planting ring that won the Elmia Garden Award

Always forgetting what you’ve borrowed and lent? Here’s your solution!

Great news for everyone who loves sharing things with their friends, but has trouble keeping track of what’s where and whose it is. Now there’s a lovely journal on the market that makes borrowing and lending a lot more straightforward! Having lent and ‘lost’ various things over the years, Sarah Walker and Clare Miller, the… Read More Always forgetting what you’ve borrowed and lent? Here’s your solution!