Silver Sunday 2019 in the News

We will update this page from time to time & you can view our recent newsletters here. A selection of recent ‘Silver Sunday in the news’ stories are here:

The Comet: Howard Cottage host free event for elderly and socially isolated – October 2019

YOU London News: Sutton VCP Support Silver Sunday Afternoon Tea – October 2019

This is Local London: Ealing MP joins Questors Silver Sunday workshop – October 2019

Isle of Thanet News: Thanet community news: Awards… Silver Sunday… and more – October 2019

Devon Live: Singing and magic provide a memorable Silver Sunday outing – October 2019

Devon Live: Silver Sunday Tiverton 2019 – October 2019

Braintree & Witham Times: Colonia Court residents enjoy Mad Hatter’s Tea Party – October 2019

Bucks Free Press: Amersham Silver Sunday: community comes together for special day – October 2019

Dunmow Broadcast: Magic & music makes for a marvellous Silver Sunday at Dunmow care home – October 2019

The Independent: Good relationships with family, and laughter are secrets to happiness, study claims – October 2019

The Sun: Happy Families: Laughing, having a close-knit family and enjoying a nice cup of tea are among the secrets to a happy life – October 2019

The Mirror: Top 40 Secrets to Happiness – including close family, laughter and tea – October 2019

The Metro: Getting enough sleep and forgiving your enemies are among the secrets to happiness – October 2019

That’s Manchester TV: Silver Swans Silver Sunday at Janet Lomas Dance – October 2019

Letchworth Garden City Heritage: Broadway Cinema hosts ‘Silver Sunday’ screening to celebrate Letchworth’s older people – October 2019

Sanctuary: New project to combat loneliness – October 2019

The Daily Record: Charity variety show coming to West Lothian – October 2019

This Is Wiltshire: Silver Sunday comes to Pinetrees Community Centre in Swindon – October 2019

Bromsgrove Standard: Free traditional Sunday roast and quiz at Bromsgrove care home to celebrate ‘Silver Sunday’ – September 2019

Cumbria Crack: Cumbria Fire & Rescue Services to host Silver Sunday events for Older People – September 2019

Knutsford Guardian: Free quiz afternoon and Sunday roast at Hazlemere House – September 2019

The Telegraph & Argus: Mad Hatter’s Tea Party for Crossley House Bupa Care Home – September 2019

Gazettes Community Magazine: Brendoncare Andover Saturday club celebrates Silver Sunday – September 2019

The Oxford Mail: Free tea and dance at a Bupa care home in Summertown – September 2019

My Newtown: Celebrate Silver Sunday with elderly friends and neighbours – September 2019

Devon Live: Silver Sunday will bring older people together in Tiverton – September 2019

County Border News: Sevenoaks District Council’s nine days of free events for older people – September 2019

NW Evening Mail: Barrow’s mental health and wellbeing festival’s ’emphasis on prevention’ – September 2019

Cumbria Crack: Trust joins Barrow #BeWellFest to promote lost art of living – September 2019

Age UK London: Countdown to Silver Sunday! – August 2019

Chiltern District Council: Silver Sunday Small Grants Scheme – August 2019

South Bucks District Council: Silver Sunday Small Grants Scheme – August 2019

Silver Surfers: Silver Sunday 2019 is coming! – July 2019

Mid Sussex District Council: Council Grants Available For Silver Sunday Events – July 2019

Local Government Association: Map your events for Silver Sunday – June 2019 (p. 24)

Men’s Sheds:  Silver Sunday: An invitation to Men’s Sheds – June 2019 (p. 4)

Age UK London:  Silver Sunday: Sewing Seeds & Silver Linings – March 2019

New Local Government Network:  Silver Sunday: Community Catalyst & Collaboration Inspiration – March 2019

Thank you to numerous MPs for supporting Silver Sunday including Jon Cruddas MP, Julian Knight MP, Ben Bradley MP and Nick Herbert MP who have all published news articles in support.





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