Day: March 10, 2021

Local Charity Penparcau Community Hub provides more meals for vulnerable people in Aberystwyth through M&S app

Aberystwyth-based charity, Penparcau Community Hub, has ramped up the number of meals it’s providing to those in need thanks to M&S’s food redistribution programme. An innovative colleague app, launched in March 2020, is used to notify charities when surplus food is available, helping to increase donations and stop food going to waste. Since the app […]

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Zoom family knees-ups will continue after lockdown says survey. and these are the most popular ideas to try

Excitement is mounting that families across the UK will finally be able to meet up and ‘hug’ by mid-summer, but according to new research Zoom family gatherings are a lockdown trend that are here to stay. With over two-thirds of people saying that get-togethers over the internet have resulted in their extended family spending more […]

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Why we need to talk about death

Losing a loved one is difficult, and particularly more so during the challenges of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Here Helen French, Interim Head of Counselling at City Hospice, explains why it is important to be open about death. If we can’t talk about death and dying now, then when can we? As we approach the […]

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