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Written by people from across the organisation, our blog posts cover a range of topics and introduce ideas from different points of view. Our bloggers share news of what is going on within Anchor as well as discussing wider issues affecting older people and retirement living. Get to know the people who work and live with Anchor as they share their experiences and thoughts.

18
Apr
16

Tour de Terry - Week five: Half way there

I had a very busy start to this week which marked the halfway point in the Tour de Terry.

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11
Apr
16

Tour de Terry - Week four: Do you know where Hoola Hoops are made?

I had a lovely start to the week with a great reception at Vicarage Fields in Burton on Trent on Saturday 2 April.

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4
Apr
16

Tour de Terry - Week three: Another 15 amazing locations

I must start this week’s blog with the fantastic news that so far we have raised well over £2,100 for Grandparents Plus! I am so pleased, especially when I have heard first hand from the many grandparents on my tour about how the charity has helped them.

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28
Mar
16

Tour de Terry - Week two: On to Burnley

Week two and I've cycled my bike from Stockton on Tees to Burnley...find out who I've met along the way!

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21
Mar
16

Tour de Terry - Week one: Berwick upon Tweed to Stockton-on-Tees

What a great first week of the Tour de Terry it’s been, I've visited Berwick upon Tweed, Newcastle, Sunderland and Stockton-on-Tees.

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17
Mar
16

To get the best out of later life we need to all be in it together - Jane's Journal

When Chancellor George Osborne said he was putting “the next generation first” in his Budget this week, it raised a question. So which generation is he putting last?

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