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It’s easy being green!

Avril Kennedy from the Connect Hackney Senior Citizens’ Media Group explains how she has gained from Hackney Green Gym Hackney Green Gym is a conservation volunteer organisation that allows people to socialise and get some exercise – or not, as they choose. The amount you do of either is entirely up to… Read More

Learn what you like

Older people are organising their own groups, courses and trips to enjoy lifelong learning together, explains Connect Hackney volunteer Antonia Folivi University of the Third Age (U3A) started in France and in the beginning, in 1972, the model was a university. The model here is different – it’s not based… Read More