Nordic Walking and a Natter

Nordic Walking and a Natter

Lot's of members enjoyed a Nordic walk and a natter       Some of our lovely members joined in a brisk Nordic walk (8th July) around the stunning grounds...

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Listen to Our Summer Newsletter Online

Listen to Our Summer Newsletter Online

We have created an audio version of our summer newsletter. To listen to our newsletter please click here  

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Intergenerational Cooking Session

Intergenerational Cooking Session

  Grandparents enjoyed an Ageing Better Intergenerational Cookery session with their grandchildren on Thursday 25th July at the Live Well Centre in Middlesbrough. They made delicious homemade pizzas and butterfly...

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Enjoying Middlesbrough's past

Enjoying Middlesbrough’s past

Our members had a lovely time on the history walk taster session last week (Friday 28th June). It even included a trip up the Transporter. Here is what some of...

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Brilliantly Bollywood in Boro

Brilliantly Bollywood in Boro

Everyone enjoyed our Bollywood dancing taster session yesterday (26th June) at the Church of Ascension in Berwick Hills. Our members dressed up in traditional Indian costumes and learned dance moves that...

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Middlesbrough's free food list Summer 2019

Middlesbrough’s free food list Summer 2019

Middlesbrough’s free food list for Summer Free food list Summer 2019 If anyone becomes aware of new places providing food or any stopping please let Jill know so she can...

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Lunar Late Lunch

Lunar Late Lunch

Over 45 members joined us for our spring Lunar Late Lunch at Ormesby Hall on Thursday (6th June), enjoying a leisurely stroll through the grounds, followed by a lovely picnic...

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More than 100 people enjoyed a Big Lunch

More than 100 people enjoyed a Big Lunch

The lovely people of Coulby Newham and residents of Sunnyside Community Centre  joined in the national Big Lunch celebrations last Saturday (8th June), enjoying an afternoon of food and friendship...

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New fund to help make Middlesbrough more age friendly

New fund to help make Middlesbrough more age friendly

Applications are open for our Age Friendly Middlesbrough fund, with up to £3000 for groups and individuals who have ideas to help older people live happy and healthy lives.  ...

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Finding the time to fit everything in 

Finding the time to fit everything in 

Recently retired couple Mal and Chris, both 65 from Acklam, wrote to us to say how grateful they are for the support and information they get from Ageing Better. They...

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Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks?  

Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks?  

Our member Malcolm tells us his story: “My wife, Pat, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s five years ago and in the early stages we still led a full life.  “We found...

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Activities to put a Spring in your step

Activities to put a Spring in your step

From Bollywood dancing and a lunar lunch to history walks and a Sunday seaside special, we have launched our latest programme of free taster sessions for people aged 50 and...

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