Forum Meetings - make a date in your diary

Note: Meetings assemble at 10am for a 10.30am start

At the Civic Centre, Enfield

Tuesday 27 March
Marion Shoard, author of ’How to handle later life’ will discuss her research and common pitfalls that can befall us. Marion is a member of the Medway Pensioners’ Forum.

Tuesday, 24 April

Jill Harrison, chief executive of Citizens Advice Enfield, speaks about the 26,000 cases they helped to resolve last year, claiming nearly £1.3 million in additional benefits for local people.

Tuesday, 29 May

AGM addressed by Ian Davis CEO Enfield Council

Tuesday 26 June

Bharat Ayer, Enfield Council Safeguarding Board


At Millfield House, Silver Street, N18 1PJ

Thursday 8 March
Barry Coppock from the Stroke Association will talk about the NHS new stroke strategy, stroke awareness; what a stoke is, how it happens, reducing the risk, recognising the signs.

Thursday 12 April

Bernie Rees on "How nutritious is our food in the 21st Century?"  The subject touches on food adulteration, loss of nutritional quality, whether increased incidences of illnesses and obesity are related and how we feel about our food and general quality of life.

Thursday 10 May

To be arranged

Southgate Beaumont, 15 Cannon Hill, N14 7DJ

Tuesday 20 March
Christine Whetstone and the Over 50s Forum Writing Group will read a varied selection of their creative work and invite your responses. As a special treat hot cross buns will be served!

Tuesday 17 April

Angelique Swallow will discuss how the Alexander Technique can help you to rediscover your natural poise, balance and coordination and thereby enjoy greater ease of movement in all your daily activities.

Tuesday 15 May

Lorraine Dixon, Head of the Nursing Faculty at Gloucester University will discuss the issues facing the nursing profession and the training of nurses.