P676 Teletext 676 Dec10 22:20:59       ————————  HANDS   —— BEREAVEMENT Cruse is a national counselling service for the bereaved with over 200 branches throughout the UKN Call the Cruse Bereavement Line on 081 332 7227 Monday to Friday between 9.30am and 5.00pm ——————————————————————————————————2/16 50 Plus index 670 Gadabost 672 ALL THE LATEST FINANCIAL NEWS p541 50+ indfx Education Gclfs Cinema
P676 Teletext 676 Dec10 22:21:18       ————————  HANDS   —— CHARITIES Age Concern England have a fantastic range of factsheets (up to 5 free) on a wide range of topics. Send SAE for a list to: Age Concern England, Astral House, 1268 London Road, London, SW16 4ER. Tel: 081 679 8000 Age Concern Scotland, 54a Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, EH3 9PT. Tel: 031 228 u656 ——————————————————————————————————3/ 6— This week in history: Flashback 671 DON'T JUST SIT THERF... p675 50+ index Education Games Cinema
P676 Teletext 676 Dec10 22:21:37       ————————  HANDS   —— CHARITIES @ Help The Aged has a free national information service. Call Seniorline on 0800 289 404 between 10am and 4pm Monday to Friday. All calls treated in strictest confidence. Minicom: 0800 269 626 Help the Aged also do a range of free advice leaflets covering finance, —ome safety and health-related issues. Send SAE for a list to: Help the Aged, St James's Walk, London, EC1R 0 E Tel: 071 2253 0253 ——————————————————————————————————4/16 Fit for Anything 673 Homelife 480 HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE NEWS p354 (ITV) 50+ index Education Games Cinema
P676 Teletext 676 Dec10 22:21:56       ————————  HANDS   —— DOMESTIC SERVICES All the public utilities try to do right by their older customers. British Gas has a register for elderly customers. It will fit special taps and do appliance safety checks. BT has a guide for the disabled or elderly. Phone 0800 800150 for a copy. Electricity and water local companies providf spfcial services. ——————————————————————————————————5/16 Save money with SuperScrooge 674 YOUR FINANCIAL QUERIES p543 50+ index Education Games Cinema
P676 Teletext 676 Dec10 22:22:15       ————————  HANDS   —— DOMESTIC SERVICES If you have trouble with your local electricity, gas or water company, there are consjlfr organisations to help you sort it out. The Office of Electricity Regulation (OFFER) has 14 regional offices but the headquarters are: Hagley House, Hagley Road, Birming——n, B16 8QG Tel: 021 456 2100 and 48 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, G2 5TS Tel: 041 248 5917. ——————————————————————————————————6/16 Never too late 675 Problems 489 PATRIC WALKER'S STARS p356 (ITV) 50+ index Education Games Ci÷fma
P676 Teletext 676 Dec10 22:22:34       ————————  HANDS   —— DOMESTIC SERVICES (...cont) Thf Gas Conselfrs Council will help qos deal with any problems you may have with your gas supplier. The address: wth Floor, Abford House, 15 Wilton Road, London, SW1V 1LT Tel 071 931 0977 The Office of Water Services (OFWAT) has 10 regional Customer Service Committees. Contact them at: Centre City Tower, 7 Hill Street, Birmingham, B5 4UA Tel 021 625 1300 ——————————————————————————————————7/16 Join a class in your region 675 AT A THEATRE NEAR YOU... p632 50+ index Education Games Cinema
P676 Teletext 676 Dec10 22:22:53       ————————  HANDS   —— HEALTH TOPICS The Family Health Services Authority will provide lists of local GPs, and allocate you to a doctor if you have trouble finding one. Its number will be in the phone book. In Scotland FHSAs are known as Health Boards and in Northern Ireland it's the Social Services Board. If you want to complain about your doctor, these bodies are the ones to handle your complaint. ——————————————————————————————————8/16 Fit for anything 673 Pro—frty 544 DEAFVIEW: A WORD IN YOUR EYE p685 50+ index Education Games Cinema