When the sound of sleigh-bells begins to get a little louder the folks at AgeUK put out their seasonal plea for a little financial and practical kindness for the less fortunate or lonely older members of our community in Andover, Hampshire.
For several years Charlie Proud has been encouraging all her colleagues at Stannah to join in the Samaritan’s Operation Christmas Child Appeal and make up a shoe box of goodies to light up a child’s life at Christmas.
Thirteen budding Stannah engineers were the centre of celebrations in Stockbridge recently when they received their training certificates, that marked their apprentice graduation, from their management teams and mentors.
Stannah’s largest ever contract helped six Scottish local authorities save over £500,000 by coming together to re-use stairlifts and maximise their resources, whilst at the same time delivering high quality customer care.
Men and women drift apart in happiness levels in their 40s with gap widening by 65. Men over the age of 65 are far happier with life than their female counterparts, new research of Britain’s retirees shows.