WWI & WWII Remembrance: Ashington Church of England Academy 2014

Golden Age Forum meeting at Ashington

Golden Age Forum members getting involved with Ageing Well in Northumberland.
3 photographs of the Chinese New Year which was attended by some members at the "Arcade Hall" at Ashington on 19th February 2015. The event was run by Ashington DevelopmentĀ  Trust

Our chairperson at the "Stepping in Spring" event at Northumberland Close, Ashington on 26th March 2015.

Two ladies at the "Stepping in Spring" event, enjoying themselves.

Ageing Well training held at NCVA at Ashington on 25th February 2016. It was called Ageing Well Allies.

Stepping into Spring event at Ashington Hirst Park pavillion on 23th April 2016.

Trip to Cragside on 9th June 2016

Grace Darling grave at Bambrough.

This photograph and the one on the right is WGAF members planting boxes/hanging baskets at our meeting on 16-6-16.

Stepping into spring 2016.

The Beamish tram -July 2016.

Beamish outing in July 2016.

The main hall at Wallington Hall.

Ashington Hirst Flower Park on 17-9-16.

Winter Warmer event 2016 at Newbiggin W.I.

Winter Warmer event 2016.

Meeting on 9-1-17 our speaker was Mr W. Main

Meeting on 13-2-17 our speaker was Mr G Highmoor

GAF meeting 13-3-17, what the members produced.

Stepping into Spring 2017 at Long Park, Newbiggin.

Shoppers using the WATBUS to go shopping, getting on at Newbiggin.

Xmas dinner on 4th January 2018.

Visit to Tynemouth 11-6-18

photos above, centre and far right are of the Winter Warmer held at Ashington Leisure Centre in October 2018.

Metro Centre trip in November 2018

Ageing Well conference - Benicia stall

November 2019 to the Metro Centre.

Xmas Lunch 2019

Golden Age forum meetings at Ashington.

One of the members on the "Friends of Gallagher Park" table at the the same event. What a handsome chap!

Two of the ladies who organised the "Stepping in Spring" event.

Aging Well Conference 2016. Our chairperson on the right won the "Four Candles Award" which was for listening to and actively responding to what older people in their community want. Well done Tom!

Trip to Cragside on 9th June 2016

Demonstration on how to plant hanging baskets and plant boxes at our meeting on 16-6-16.

Stepping into Spring 2016.

Beamish, July 2016 - Acting Lancers of WW1 giving a display.

Having coffee at Beamish, notice the good looking gentleman seated.

"The gentry" at Wallington Hall.

Holy Island trip on 21-9-16

Winter Warmer 2016

5 photo's of our meeting on the 9th January 2017, our spokesman was Mr William (Bill) Main giving a talk on the Blyth/Tyne railway

Meeting 9-1-17

Meeting 13-2-17

Xmas shopping at the Metro Centre in November 2016

Ageing Well training at NCVA on 16-8-2017

Visit to Sunderland Air Museum 26-9-17

Visit to North Shields 11-6-18

Visit to Howick Hall Gardens 4-7-18

Ageing Well conference 2019

Ageing Well conference 2019 - GAF members in the conference room.

Xmas Lunch 2019

Serving teas, coffees and cakes (all free) at the "stepping in Spring" event.

Another one of the event tables at the "Stepping in Spring" event for the public to see what was on offer.

The vehicle we use on our monthly trips.

Trip to Craster for lunch and kippers.

Members practicing in the planting of the boxes/hanging baskets.

Stepping into Spring 2016

Beamish bus - WGAF trip on 1st July 2016.

The "crowd" at Beamish, members of WGAF.

The cafe at Wallington Hall.

Promoting GAF at Ashington Hirst Park on 17-9-16

Holy Island Trip on 21-9-16.

Winter Warmer 2016

meeting 9-1-17

GAF meeting 13-1-17, members making items through the items brought by "BAIT".

Xmas lunch at Ashington, December 2016

Washington Wetlands Park in June 2007 outing showing the otters in the paek.

Xmas dinner on 4th January 2018.

Visit to Tynemouth 11-6-18

Howick Hall 4-7-18

Ageing Well conference 2019 - GAF stall

Ageing Well conference 2019 - MIND ACTIVE members in the conference room.

Xmas Lunch 2019.