Free mince pie and hot drink at College Christmas fair

Free mince pie and hot drink at College Christmas fair

Middlesbrough College students are welcoming our members to their fabulous Christmas fair on Wednesday 13th December from 11am to 2pm. Buy handmade stocking fillers, listen to the choir and enjoy...

Read More
Generations came together at Caribbean social

Generations came together at Caribbean social

New friendships and nostalgic table games were enjoyed by more than 30 Ageing Better Middlesbrough members last Thursday (23 November) at the latest Café Meet Up launch party. Held at Turtle Bay, a Caribbean Social, the monthly...

Read More
Sensory impairment, loneliness and social isolation

Sensory impairment, loneliness and social isolation

Our Action Group member Geoff wanted to share this with our members and others to highlight how people with sight, hearing loss or disabilities are more likely to feel socially...

Read More
New Community Development tender opportunity

New Community Development tender opportunity

Do you have what it takes to manage our Community Development programme? From taster sessions to digital inclusion there is lots to get involved with. This includes delivering taster sessions, support...

Read More
Turtle Bay opens its doors to Ageing Better

Turtle Bay opens its doors to Ageing Better

Caribbean Social opens its doors to Ageing Better Middlesbrough.   Anyone over the age of 50 is invited for free hot drinks, board games and friendship at the launch of a new Café...

Read More
All the latest on our Cafe Meet Ups

All the latest on our Cafe Meet Ups

We have a great new addition to our Café Meet Up schedule and one of our original get-togethers at Marks and Spencer is getting a makeover. Turtle Bay, the new...

Read More
Stay Safe and Warm

Stay Safe and Warm

Stay safe and warm this winter No one should be cold in their home this winter thanks to the Stay Safe and Warm campaign led by Cleveland Fire Brigade. Electric...

Read More
It is time to get smart

It is time to get smart

GETTING SMART AND SAVING MONEY ON HOUSEHOLD BILLS Middlesbrough Environment City (MEC) has joined forces with Smart Energy GB to spread the word about smart meters. They are targeting the...

Read More
Discover your Town

Discover your Town

The annual celebration of Middlesbrough’s history, heritage and culture is here! Discover Middlesbrough 2017 has officially launched with an open invitation to explore, experience and enjoy everything the town has...

Read More
Help tackle evening and weekend loneliness - community fund

Help tackle evening and weekend loneliness – community fund

We are offering a share of £5000 to organisations and groups to help people aged 50 and over feel less lonely during the evening and at weekends this winter - please...

Read More
Ukulele fun

Ukulele fun

We held a Ukulele taster session and our members loved it! Here's what they said: "I came because I wanted to learn to play, and I have. Really enjoyed playing...

Read More
Egyptology is here to stay

Egyptology is here to stay

The Egyptology Taster sessions started over a year ago, since then there has been a lot of interest in the subject and now with support and equipment from Ageing Better...

Read More