Abbeyfield lecture available


Posted on September 1st, by editor in Caring Times. No Comments

Copies of this year’s Abbeyfield Lecture in support of the UN Year of Older persons are now available. The lecture was given by Martin Shreeve, programme director of Better Government for Older People. Shreeve believes society is ignoring the potential of older people and wasting the legacy left to younger generations. To order the transcript of the lecture, priced £3.00, ring the Abbeyfield Society on 01727 857536.





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