Category Archives: Health

Dementia Friendly Community

Madeley Practice, Madeley Parish Council and Madeley & District Community Association have joined forces to make Madeley a Dementia Friendly Community.  Brigitte Knowles, who is the Elderly Care Facilitator at Madeley Practice, has already been very proactive in offering free … Continue reading

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Music For Memories

Starting from 12th February at The Madeley Centre, 11am, there will be the return of the popular workshop sessions, “Music for Memories”. Evidence has shown that singing and music have proven benefits on health and well being. For further information … Continue reading

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Would you like to become a “Dementia Friend?”

‘Dementia Friends’ is an initiative organised and supported by the Alzheimer’s Society to raise awareness about dementia. If you would like to find out more there will be two one- hour awareness sessions, 10:00am-11:00am or 11:00am-12:00pm, to be held on Friday … Continue reading

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Walks Programme 2016:

COUNTRY FOOTPATH WALKS PROGRAMME 2016 Please join us for one of our walks – Try one walk for free and then decide if you want to pay our annual subscription of £5.00 (which falls due annually after the AGM in … Continue reading

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BMX Track – Views sought:

Here’s an appeal from our Borough Councillor on a possible BMX track & views / feedback are requested: Dear friends and everyone in the community Would you give me your thoughts or even put things in writing or an email … Continue reading

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Come and Talk to Us about Dementia

Staffordshire County Council and the North Staffordshire Clinical Commissioning Group would like to talk to people who live in Newcastle District or Staffordshire Moorlands about current and future services for dementia care. The drop in event will happen on Tuesday … Continue reading

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Madeley Walk Number Six (amended):

Madeley: One Way or Another: Walk Six: Broken Heart (Oh Lord I Never Felt So Low): Leycett & Bates Wood. There are two walks: a red walk (3½ miles) & a purple walk (4 miles); do them separately for two … Continue reading

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2015 Flu Vaccination Clinics

Dates for the Flu Vaccination Clinics for 2015 are: Madeley Surgery Saturday 19th September, 9:00am – 11:00am Thursday 24th September, 1:30pm – 3:00pm Thursday 1st October, 1:30pm – 3:00pm Monday 28th September, 6:30pm – 7:30pm Also at – Baldwins Gate … Continue reading

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Smoke Alarms Reminder and Safety Check!

Now is a good time to remember to check your smoke alarms! The Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service have a number of useful items, including their new Push The Button campaign which has a handy email sign up which will … Continue reading

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Local Walking Group 2015 Programme:

Country Footpath Walks Programme 2015 Please join us on one of our walks – Try one walk for free & then decide if you want to pay our annual subscription of £7.50 (which falls due annually after the AGM in … Continue reading

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