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Over 90s Party – A Huge Success

On Saturday September 29th, 2018 Ilkley and District Good Neighbours organised the annual Over 90s Party at the Clarke Foley Centre, Ilkley. What an afternoon! The event, which is free, was attended by almost ninety over 90s residents, along with their...

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Come and Help Design a New Ikley Walk

Come down and help us to design a New Ilkley Walk. Meet Simon Green from Champions Show The Way, which is a well established Walking for Health scheme within the Bradford District,  who would like to hear your suggestions about a New Walk for Ilkley. The...

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What a Wonderful Day We Had.

Our first 'Gentlemen's Cruise' from Skipton to Gargrave. What a wonderful day we all had onboard the Endeavour Canal Boat operated by Skipton & Craven Action for Disability. The weather was glorious as we cruised at a gentle pace, enjoying the scenery...

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Upcoming Event – Staying Steady – Thursday August 16th

Staying Steady is aimed at providing information and a variety of actions to help reduce the number of accidental falls. Falls and fall-related injuries are among the most severe and frequent medical problems experienced by older adults - all reasons for...

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Ilkley Good Neighbours Meeting Dates

Ilkley and District Good Neighbours Meeting Dates 2018 Wednesday August 8th Wednesday September 19th Wednesday October 31st Wednesday December 12th Meetings commence at 7pm and are held in the café located within Christchurch....

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Tea Party To Thank Our Volunteers

Ilkley and District Good Neighbours said a big thank you last week to its many local volunteers with a special tea party at Christchurch. It was just one of hundreds of events and celebrations that took place across the country as part of National...

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‘Moving On’ is on the move

Moving On, the popular local project which offers guidance and support to those over 60, is on the move to its new home. The Ilkley and District Good Neighbours project, currently based at the Ilkley Playhouse, will shortly be going to its new home at the...

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Online work with the elderly is expanded

A NEW partnership in Ilkley is expanding the reach of a project which helps older people learn how to get online. The Worth Connecting project is a Big Lottery-funded partnership between Carers’ Resource, Age UK, The Welcome Project and 3C, and supports clients over...

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Yorkshire Dales Afternoon Tea Excursion

The sun was certainly shining on Wednesday May 23rd for the first of five trips and where the district’s older residents enjoyed a scenic drive into the Dales courtesy of Ilkley and District Good Neighbours. The afternoon excursions into the Dales was...

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In the press

Great article in last weeks Ilkley Gazette.    Ilkley and District Good Neighbours Launches New Look. A new interactive website and logo has been launched this week by local charity Ilkley and District Good Neighbours to help with its ongoing support for...

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Moving On

Moving On is being supported by the Ilkley office of law firm LCF Law, who have raised £484 towards the scheme. The project, which began last July, provides an opportunity for individuals to meet and chat over tea, coffee and cakes in a friendly environment with...

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Thank you Booths’ Customers

Thank you to the lovely people who were shopping at Booths on Saturday 22nd April 2017. You came from all over Ilkley and surrounding areas and even Thornton. We collected over £250 towards our summer Excursions, which are very popular and always include a...

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