Monthly Archives: February 2014

Welcome from our President

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  • There are times when an idea seems so crucial, so obviously important, that it takes over your life. That’s what happened to me in 1986…

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    When Caroline met Wilma

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  • On 23rd December 2013 Caroline, a Silver Line caller, met her Silver Line Friend, Wilma, to record an interview together for BBC Radio 5Live Drive…

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    Message from our new Chairman Professor Patrick Geoghegan OBE

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  • I am delighted and honoured to be stepping into Esther’s role as Chairman. When Esther first asked me to take over I was thrilled by…

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    Sophie Andrews – Chief Executive, The Silver Line

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  • The Silver Line is just 3 months old and yet already known to thousands of older people across the UK. It’s their helpline to ring…

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    Latest Facts and Figures

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  • The Silver Line Helpline is receiving on average more than 500 calls a day which puts us on track to answer around 200,000 calls in…

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    Silver Line’s first Community Champion Bob

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  • Bob Lowe, 92, pictured here with his daughter Martine and Esther, is a supporter of The Silver Line. He contacted Esther after reading her newspaper…

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    Silver Line Scotland…

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  • Silver Line Scotland, as you will have read, is delivered by Age Scotland in partnership with The Silver Line. Jenny Whyte, a session supervisor at Age…

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    Becoming a Silver Line Friend or volunteering to help us in other ways

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  • We’ve been really pleased by the huge response from prospective volunteers. 6000 people requested information packs or downloaded them, and we will have trained more…

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    We’re Hartford Care’s Charity of the Year!

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  • The Silver Line is Charity of the Year for Hartford Care Thank you to Hartford Care for selecting The Silver Line…

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    How to give through your internet shopping without any cost to you!

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  • Give as you Live a really easy and painless way to donate to The Silver Line.  Online stores contribute a percentage of their sales without…

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