International Day of Older Persons (IDOP) Oct 1st 2020

  Every year, the United Nations designates the 1 October as International Day of Older Persons (IDOP). Events are taking place across the country – albeit this year in a different, often virtual format – to celebrate the achievements and contributions older people make to society and raise awareness of the issues and challenges inContinue reading International Day of Older Persons (IDOP) Oct 1st 2020

BIG THANK YOU to all Chorlton Good Neighbours volunteers and staff

A BIG BIG THANK YOU to all Chorlton Good Neighbours volunteers and staff who, this past week, have supported local older people by : collecting prescriptions for them Doing shopping Making telephone calls to check they are ok taking emergency shopping packs out ( thank you Morrisons) knocked at the door to check how peopleContinue reading BIG THANK YOU to all Chorlton Good Neighbours volunteers and staff

Christmas Lantern Parade on Beech Road, Thurs 28th Nov, 5.45pm

CHRISTMAS LANTERNS LIGHT UP BEECH ROAD  More than 100 handmade lanterns will parade through Chorlton to mark the start of the festive season as Santa flicks the switch at the community Christmas light switch on event on Beech Road, on Thursday 28 November. School children from primary and secondary schools across the area have madeContinue reading Christmas Lantern Parade on Beech Road, Thurs 28th Nov, 5.45pm

Busy Coffee Morning

Last Thursday, 17th Jan coffee morning was very busy with a new year’s lunch for 50 people and entertainment from the schoolchildren of Oswald Rd School. Later singer/guitarist Dave Taylor also entertained whilst soup and roll was served. Our local PCSO’s bobbed in to chat with folk as well a local councillors Eve Holt and JoannaContinue reading Busy Coffee Morning

Coffee Morning Surprise – free cakes and Easter Eggs!

Staff from the Chorlton Morrisons store visited CGN at the coffee morning yesterday (29-03-18)  bringing lots of cakes with them including a big one donated as a raffle prize. Also all the 60 older people received an Easter egg from Morrisons as a surprise gift….many thanks to them for their generosity. Volunteer Arthur also heldContinue reading Coffee Morning Surprise – free cakes and Easter Eggs!