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AGE UK CAMDEN: HENDERSON COURT RESOURCE CENTRE

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Community, friendship, possibilities…loving later life.   Henderson Court is an Age UK Camden resource centre in Hampstead which offers a wide range of day opportunities for anyone who is 60 or over. Activities include: Tai Chi Hairdressing Arts and Crafts Computing Singing  Chair Based Exercise Massage Poetry Film Club Dementia ...

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ONLINE SHOPPING: YOU SHOP, THEY DROP

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For a shopping experience that’s far from the madding crowd, try buying online. It’s now even easier to get your groceries picked and delivered directly to your doorstep.   Screaming toddlers, long queues and heavy shopping bags – just a few of the reasons to avoid setting foot in a ...

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COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTORS: RAISE YOUR VOICE

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By encouraging each other to contribute to society in a meaningful way, we can create a richer and more vibrant Camden community with older people playing a vital role. It’s the difference between being listened to and being heard. You may be familiar with the terms age quake or the ...

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AGEING BETTER IN CAMDEN: CAMDEN COMMUNITY CONNECTORS

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Get help connecting to your community.   If the thought of attending events or socialising locally overwhelms you, Camden’s Community Connectors can help. They are a friendly team of staff and volunteers ready to connect anyone aged 60+ who is lonely or feeling isolated, to their local community. One of ...

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MEL WRIGHT: STREET WISE

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The dream is benches on every street corner… but first we’re going for a walk.   KOVE – the acronym for Kilburn Older Voices Exchange – has a way of making things happen in Camden. Three days a week KOVE Coordinator, Mel Wright, 69, helps older people in Kilburn and ...

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CLAIR CHAPWELL: BOLDER VOICES CHOIR

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The Bolder Voices choir, run by Clair Chapwell, are expert at getting their voices heard where it matters.   “Older people can melt into the woodwork, but singing can give them a voice. It’s such a good way to bring issues to the attention of the world,” says Clair Chapwell, ...

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COMBAT CABIN FEVER: INSIDE INFO

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As the days shorten and the chilly air bites, it’s easy to feel hemmed in at home. To help you feel the warmth inside, we’ve compiled our top 10 tips to help you embrace those wintry months. 1. THEME DAY Watching films and TV helps offer comfort. When you’re stuck for ...

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APP: WUNDERLIST

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If you love lists, then you are going to love the Wunderlist app. Whether you’re sharing a shopping list, planning a holiday or managing hospital and doctor appointments, Wunderlist is here to help you tick off all your important to-dos. On your next shopping trip, make sure you take along ...

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FILM: LOVE IS ALL

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A celluloid love letter… Love is All is an exquisite journey through the 20th century, exploring love and courtship on the silver screen across decades of unprecedented social upheaval. A perfect gift for any film lover to wrap up warm with and take a romantic walk down memory lane. From ...

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HAMPSTEAD THEATRE: WILD HONEY

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Adapted from Chekhov’s play without a name, Wild Honey, by Michael Frayn, is a comedy of errors. Playing at Hampstead Theatre, it’s a tale of 19th century Russian life replete with classic misunderstandings, irrepressible desires and nostalgia for a vanishing world. Over 55 years, Hampstead Theatre has become one of ...

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