Take a bow, Ageing Well Torbay – you nailed it and pulled off a festival that was both celebratory and commiseratory at the same time. Continue reading A final bow – Ageing Well Festival 2022
By David Gledhill, Marketing & Communications Lead What a turbulent few years we have lived through. Life, it seems, has thrown everything at us and is now at the end of an era. Torbay Community Development Trust would like to share its deepest condolences with the entire Royal Family after the very sad news that Her Majesty The Queen has died. “Her Majesty was a … Continue reading Ageing Well Festival to go ahead in honour of Her Majesty
By David Gledhill, Marketing & Communications Lead WE are getting very excited about the Ageing Well Festival planned for the Riviera Centre in Torquay in just over two months. Once again, we are bringing together the cream of the Bay’s talent to entertain, amaze, advise and inform when we take over the main part of the Riviera for the day on Saturday, September 17th. The … Continue reading Bigger and better than ever – Ageing Well Festival 2022
Recently there has been a wealth of TV shows and newspaper columns dedicated to the issue of loneliness and isolation in older people living in the UK. One particular show that seems to have caught a lot of people’s attention, involves a group of young children spending time with residents from a care home, with a very positive result for both age groups. When you … Continue reading 8 New Partners join Ageing Well Torbay
The collaboration workshops for the Big Commission are designed to get groups and agencies thinking about what they have in common, their different strengths, and the potential for collaboration. These workshops will be facilitated by Claire Moyes from Hall Aitken (the Ageing Well Torbay support agency). If you are interested in tendering for the Big Commission we strongly advise you to attend a Collaboration workshop … Continue reading The Big Commission
The first ever Torbay Symposium of Ideas is being held on Saturday May 6th at Central Church Tor Hill Road, Torquay. It is a completely free event arranged by Ageing Well Torbay and everyone, whatever their age is welcome to come along. On the day there will be talks, including how to become an amateur astronomer by Torbay Astronomical Society, you can also find out … Continue reading Torbay’s first ever Symposium of Ideas!
People from across Torbay have been spilling the beans with the Ageing Well team on what life is really like for over 50s during a series of ‘Food for Thought’ events. Ageing Well Torbay, a six year Big Lottery funded project, will be using feedback from the recent ‘Food For Thought’ participation events to decide on the next two years of focus for their activities. … Continue reading Press Release: Ageing Well Torbay finds out the bread and butter issues for over 50s