Orange Pip Market

Orange Pip Market

ORANGE PIP MARKET’S DEBUT LINE-UP IS REVEALED The sizzling street food and entertainment confirmed for the first Orange Pip Market can now be revealed. The artisan “21st Century culinary bazaar”...

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CYCLING THROUGH THE AGES

CYCLING THROUGH THE AGES

CYCLING TO SUCCESS THROUGH THE AGES Bikes of all shapes and sizes were on display and available to ride at the Discover Middlesbrough ‘Cycling through the Ages’ event at the...

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Mabel is certainly 'Ageing Better' in Middlesbrough

Mabel is certainly ‘Ageing Better’ in Middlesbrough

"Nobody should get bored because there’s plenty to do” We’ve met Mabel, who is certainly Ageing Better in Middlesbrough! Mabel is an inspirational woman. At age 91, she keeps herself...

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Live longer, join a choir

Live longer, join a choir

A local group of Barbershop singers from Acklam are singing their way to longer, healthier lives. Northern Acchord is the North East’s only Barbershop Harmony Chorus and has been going...

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ABM launches new film!

ABM launches new film!

We’ve teamed up with first year TV and Film Production students at Teesside University. They have created a film to highlight loneliness and social isolation in Middlesbrough. The students worked...

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Sporting Chance become film stars

Sporting Chance become film stars

We love the new Sporting Chance film! Sporting Chance is a project for men over 50 and they all became film stars for the day when Button Media Management created...

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Mary's discovered technology!

Mary’s discovered technology!

Meet Mary! Mary heard about Ageing Better Middlesbrough on a visit to the hairdressers. She overheard another lady talking about the help she had received from Martin, our Digital Inclusion...

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DEMENTIA FRIENDLY TOWN

DEMENTIA FRIENDLY TOWN

MIDDLESBROUGH IS OFFICIALLY A DEMENTIA FRIENDLY TOWN A celebration has been held to mark Middlesbrough officially becoming a Dementia Friendly Town. Residents of the town living with dementia, carers and...

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Twins 89th Birthday!

Twins 89th Birthday!

Twins from Acklam and Ageing Better Middlesbrough members celebrated their 89th Birthday this month! They celebrated with afternoon tea at Acklam Hall and a visit to the top of the Transport...

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Vintage bus running day

Vintage bus running day

ENJOY THE ROUTES OF YESTERYEAR ON VINTAGE BUSES Teeside travellers can step back in time and enjoy routes of yesteryear as part of an annual celebration of vintage buses. The...

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An Afternoon of Helping Out

An Afternoon of Helping Out

Your community needs you! We are testing out a new type of event that brings together volunteering, socialising and conversation. The Trinity Centre garden needs a little sprucing up. It’s...

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Ladies Table Tennis

Ladies Table Tennis

The Acklam Ladies Table Tennis group demonstrate that age is no barrier when it comes to taking part in something new and different. The group has been running for 40...

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