‘Finding Your Feet’ screening

‘Finding Your Feet’ screening

On Tuesday 27 February the Sir Simon Milton Foundation hosted a special Silver Sunday film screening of ‘Finding Your Feet’ for 150 older people, with special guests Joanna Lumley and Imelda Staunton. As part of the Foundation’s Silver Sunday programme to...
Westminster Tea Dance

Westminster Tea Dance

Dance legend Wayne Sleep joined 1,000 Westminster residents aged 65 and over at the Westminster Tea Dance on Sunday 10 December. Now in its 12th year, the event has become a festive tradition for many people who enjoyed an afternoon of live music, entertainment and...
Silver Sunday 2017 a success!

Silver Sunday 2017 a success!

Over 700 free events and activities took place across the country on and around Silver Sunday on 1 October. Silver Sunday, the first day in October for people aged 65+ started in Westminster and is now a national annual event with hundreds of organisations and...
Tea and cake all round!

Tea and cake all round!

Contact the Elderly, a national charity dedicated to tackling loneliness and social isolation among older people, will again be joining in the Silver Sunday celebrations this year. The charity holds afternoon tea parties for the over-75s once a month, particularly for...
Age of Creativity Festival

Age of Creativity Festival

The Age of Creativity Festival will be taking be place from 1-14th October, bringing England its first arts festival for older people. Learning from the amazing work of Bealtaine in Ireland, Luminate in Scotland and Gwanwyn in Wales, the Age of Creativity Festival...
Brightlife Festival announcement

Brightlife Festival announcement

From the 28th of September to the 7th of October, Brightlife will be hosting a Brightlife Festival, running events every day across Cheshire. The festival coincides with Silver Sunday where they will be walking in the National Older People’s Day: Chester Charity...