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See our latest news for a round up of key stories in the media.


  1. Community shed projects across Britain receive vital funding

    Sunday, 14 May 2017

    Local community groups are celebrating today after being awarded funding, to support their shared workshop spaces, from the Asda Foundation.

  2. New research on behalf of Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness suggests millions of men, young and old, are experiencing loneliness but suffering in silence

    Wednesday, 03 May 2017

    New research launches spotlight on men month as part of an ongoing campaign to tackle loneiness

  3. Happiness peaks in older age - Britons in their prime at 70

    Tuesday, 04 April 2017

    Millions of Britons aged 70 plus are experiencing the happiest phase of their life according to new research from older people’s charity, Royal Voluntary Service.

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