EVENTS FOR UK OLDER PEOPLE’S DAY 2017
This year we mark 10 years of celebrating Older People’s Day in the UK. A booklet will shortly be available listing all the events which will be taking place across East Sussex during September and October this year. Copies will be sent out with our latest newsletter and will also be available in libraries and at information centres.
We ourselves will be holding two events:
1. Down on the farm: Friday 15 September, 2.30pm at Middle Farm South Downs National Park, Firle, Lewes BN8 6LJ (Note this is on page 17 of the booklet under “Lewes”).
Join us for tea and scones and afterwards you can visit the farm shop full of local plants and produce, watch the cider being made, and pay to visit the animals.
Cost: £4.50 tea and scone, £5 farm entry, book tea by returning the reply slip on page 4. Transport: Ring Jane on 01892 655050 or Linda on 01892 770487 to arrange a lift
2. Songs and Afternoon Tea for Seniors: Saturday 14 October, 3pm to 5pm in The Ashdown Room, Uckfield Civic Centre, Uckfield TN22 1AE (page 37)
Join us for a fun afternoon tea, make new friends and enjoy listening to old time music with requests and a singalong at the end. Cost: £6.50.
Travel: Uckfield Train Station and Uckfield Bus Station are all within walking distance, though it is uphill. Parking available.
Catering: Free food and drink.
Contact: Linda Graham 01892 770487 or firstname.lastname@example.org