Assembly, Assemble!

By David Gledhill, Marketing and Communications Officer The snappily called Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) turns 70 this year and not a lot of people know that. But perhaps we should because enshrined in that declaration is a commitment to older people and their rights. Across the world, almost 700 million people are over the age of 60, and in just 32-years-time in 2050 … Continue reading Assembly, Assemble!

Ageing Well Newsletter – Autumn 2018

All the latest news and updates from Ageing Well Torbay, including articles and stories from our readers! The latest Ageing Well Torbay newsletter is now available both digitally and in print! Email us at or phone 01803 212638 if you’d like to contribute to the next newsletter. The print versions will be available from a number of locations in Torbay over the coming weeks, including our office at Torbay Community … Continue reading Ageing Well Newsletter – Autumn 2018

It’s almost festival time…

By David Gledhill, Marketing and Communications Officer We are in the final throes of organising this year’s Ageing Well Festival, which I can say, as the new kid on the block, is no mean feat. Bringing together talent from across the Bay is an awesome challenge even when there is as much of it as there clearly is – particularly among the over 50’s In … Continue reading It’s almost festival time…

Moving Forward

By David Gledhill, Marketing and Communications Officer. Ageing Well is now three years into its six year programme and whilst the results so far have been incredible, there is still much to do. I circulated what I called a celebration crib sheet to our team last week and the feedback, from the very people that have delivered these results, has been stunning. Because they are … Continue reading Moving Forward