Top Picks for National Picnic Month

With this summer being like a continuous heatwave, it’s fitting that July is National Picnic Month! When the weather is so warm, there’s nothing better than sitting outside to eat a refreshing salad and cooling down with a fruity drink. Whether you’re a sunshine person or you prefer sitting under the shade of a parasol, […]

Father’s Day Gift Guide

  This Sunday, it’s Father’s Day – a day where you can show your dad (or grandad) how much you appreciate him. Maybe you want to treat him to a meal or simply buy him a gift, in which case we have the perfect guide for buying exciting Father’s Day presents this year! A pen pouch is […]

Dementia Action Week

This week it’s Dementia Action Week, a week dedicated to showing support for individuals living with dementia. Charities such as the Alzheimer’s Society are encouraging people to take action to help anyone with dementia, whether it be a loved one, friend, family member, neighbour or a passing stranger. By taking action, people can learn more […]

Mental Health Awareness Week: Mental Wellbeing in the Older Community

As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, our blog posts are focusing on different topics surrounding mental health to try and educate people on recognising the signs and symptoms of various mental health conditions. Today’s blog post is all about how mental health conditions affect the older community in particular, with advice on how you can […]

Mental Health Awareness Week: Mental Wellbeing in Men

As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, our blog posts are focusing on different topics surrounding mental health to try and educate people on recognising the signs and symptoms of various mental health conditions. Today’s blog post is all about how mental health conditions affect men in particular with advice on how you can provide support […]

Make May Purple for Stroke Awareness

May is recognised as Stroke Awareness Month, thanks to a campaign organised every year by the Stroke Association called Make May Purple. The campaign invites people to show their support for people who have been affected by a stroke, whether it be by learning more about the condition or fundraising for charity, and encourages everyone […]

Spring Has Sprung

  Daylight saving time has ended, the clocks go forward on the 25th March and we’re looking forward to longer and (hopefully) sunnier days. After the cold and dark winter months, a refreshing and crisp new start is just what we need to dust away the winter cobwebs. To celebrate the start of spring, we’ve […]

Mother’s Day Activities

This Sunday, we’re celebrating Mother’s Day to show our appreciation for our mums, grandmas and other special women in our lives. Luckily, the snow is clearing up enough now just in time to plan a day trip or activity on Mothering Sunday, so we’ve picked our top ideas for you to treat her to. 1. […]

5 Accessible Date Ideas

Valentine’s Day is here soon, so it’s time to get thinking of romantic date ideas for you and your loved one. Whilst your loved one is obviously the most important aspect of your date, it’s also important to consider the accessibility of where you want to go. A restaurant that has a wheelchair ramp is […]