Bristol pub first in the UK to tackle loneliness in older men

Bristol pub first in the UK to tackle loneliness in older men

The Eldon House in Clifton has started to use beer mats printed with conversational starters to encourage social interaction among men over 65. The innovative scheme has been launched in the wake of a study by the University of Bristol’s Brigstow Institute. Researchers spent six months analysing the effects of loneliness among older people, and […]

Fit gets real for Bristol Women

Fit gets real for Bristol Women

This week Bristol women have been enjoying free access to fitness classes as part of the This Girl Can campaign. This Girl Can is a nationwide campaign with the aim of breaking down the barriers around exercise and to get women and girls moving regardless of shape, size and ability. In the UK an estimated […]