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Monday, 20 March 2017
Shadow Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport Donald Cameron launched a shop with a difference today at Hairmyres Hospital in East Kilbride.
Monday, 13 March 2017
Royal Voluntary Service has linked up with Prudential UK to encourage older people to stay active and engaged, as research in the South East reveals that many are shying away from taking up new hobbies and interests, or are just not sure how to go about trying new things
Tuesday, 14 February 2017
Royal Voluntary Service welcomes HRH The Duchess of Cornwall to a vintage-inspired tea party at the Trinity Centre in Bristol
Wednesday, 08 February 2017
Royal Voluntary Service and McCarthy & Stone celebrate charity partnership
Tuesday, 31 January 2017
Older people’s charity Royal Voluntary Service is one of a number of leading organisations joining forces with MPs to continue the work of the murdered MP Jo Cox to combat loneliness.
Friday, 27 January 2017
Royal Voluntary Service is delighted to have attended the 2017 People’s Postcode Lottery annual Charity Gala where it was announced that £66.3 million was awarded to charities and good causes in 2016 - thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery.
Tuesday, 24 January 2017
Table manners, riding a bike, sewing on a button… life skills grandparents say they must pass down to their grandchildren. New study reveals the top 30 skills older people pass on.
Tuesday, 17 January 2017
With increased pressure on health and social care services expected throughout 2017, new research shows millions of older people plan to step in and help ease the burden by gifting their time.
Monday, 09 January 2017
Local community groups across the UK are today being encouraged to apply for a share of the Sheds Grant Fund as it opens again for applications to help support the set-up of community Shed spaces.
Sunday, 01 January 2017
Patricia Routledge, ambassador for Royal Voluntary Service, has been recognised in the 2017 New Year’s Honours list.