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William and Cindy's Art Club

Posted by Vicky Harrold on Tuesday 24th May 2022

Last month Love Your Neighbour pals William (72) and Cindy (37) designed and run a special Social Club.  They delved into the stores of the gallery and curator Kate illustrated the evolving purpose of the gallery and its role in our changing city. After we caught up with the pair who shared their top tips on hosting a Social Club.

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“Just get out and try things…see how it feels.”

Posted by Heather Madden on Thursday 12th May 2022

This week is Mental Health Awareness Week. To mark this we spoke to older neighbour Lynne (69) and younger neighbour Jess (33) about the positive impact that being part of a community like Manchester Cares has on their mental wellbeing.

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The Hidden Retirement Homes of Manchester

Posted by Amy Saunders on Friday 6th May 2022

Too often Manchester is seen as a city just for young people. There are trendy natural wine bars; small plates galore; and art spaces that cater for the weird and the wonderful.

But where is the older population?

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Our May Social Clubs are live...

Posted by Amy Saunders on Wednesday 27th April 2022

Test out your croquet skills at our Spring Picnic, get bowling with Olwyn over in Gorton or join us for a one-off Platt Fields Market Garden Lunch, on us. ☀️ Check out the blog for full deets.

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Celebrating Palentine's Week with chippy teas

Posted by Izzy Zimšek on Tuesday 1st March 2022

We offered older and younger neighbours the chance to celebrate their friendships this Valentine’s - or should we say Palentine’s - Week in the best way we know how - over a chippy tea from their local chip shop.

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