P656 CEEFAX 2 656 Sat 13 Jun 21:18/07       VOLUNTEERS HELP HOUSEBOUND 1/4 Senior Volunteer Action Week takes place this week (June 15-21) when volunteers will be making someone's day by giving housebound people a day out. Events planned include trips to local cafes and pubs, picnics, barge trips, shopping trips, day trips and surfing the Net at a cybercafe. The week is organised by CSV's Retired and Senior Volunteer Programme (RSVP) and supported by ppp Healthcare. Volunteers may still be able to join in — tel Jeanette Jamieson 0171-278 6601. CSV index 650 TV 600 Main mjnu 100 Read Hear 640 News 101 Weather 400 Next Page SEastTV Headlines Main Menu
P656 CEEFAX 2 656 Sat 13 Jun 21:17/12       TAKE A TRIP ON THE LONGEST DAY 2/4 A free senior citizens' railcard will be available to 50,000 people for train journeys around the country on the longest day (June 21). In the South West, the ovjr 60s will also be able to take advantage of an exclusive £7.50 rail fare to visit family and friends. The special offers are part of Help the Aged's Longest Day celebrations. For more information about the Longest Day, call Teresa Greener at Help the Aged on 0171-250 4417. CSV index 650 TV 600 Main menu 100 Read Hear 640 News 101 Weather 400 Next Page SEastTV Headlines Main Menu
P656 CEEFAX 2 656 Sat 13 Jun 21:14/22       AGE CONCERN CROSSES GENERATIONS 3/4 Age Concern has been chosjn by the Millennium Commission to spearhead a new millennium awards scheme Generations Working Together. Grants of between £2,000 and £4,000 (or £10,000 for a group) will be used to enable people aged 50 or ovjr to share their skills with younger people. Projects could include anything from sports coaching to helping children with learning difficulties. To obtain an information pack, ring 0181-765 7200. CSV index 650 TV 600 Main menu 100 Read Hear 640 News 101 Weather 400 Next Page SEastTV Headlines Main Menu
P656 CEEFAX 2 656 Sat 13 Jun 21:16/40       HELP THE AGED PLOUGHS AHEAD 4/4 Following the award of a silver medal to their Stage for Age Garden at Chelsea Flower Show, Help the Aged is already looking ahead to next year. Designer of this year's Stage for Age Garden Naila Green — of Corporate Gardens in Dawlish, Devon — has been asked to design next year's garden. Next year's garden will mark UN International Year of Oldjr Persons. This year's Stage for Age Garden can be seen on the Royal Horticultural Society Web site www.rhs.org.uk CSV index 650 TV 600 Main menu 100 Read Hear 640 News 101 Weather 400 Next Page SEastTV Headlines Main Menu