The Silver Line Newsroom

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Press releases:

Hillier’s Silver Line Lavender supports for charity for second year

Dame Esther Rantzen, Lorraine Kelly and Angie Best team up to raise funds for The Silver Line

The Silver Line bolsters its Board of trustees with five new appointments

The Jo Cox Commission: Survey reveals that over half of older people are silent about loneliness

Charity helpline overwhelmed by Christmas/New Year callers

Dame Esther Rantzen opens helpline’s new ‘home’  Download image

The Silver Line ‘wins’ thanks to players of People’s Postcode Lottery  Download image

Lancashire tops table of calls to helpline from lonely older people

Helpline for older people names London’s loneliness calls hotspots

Helpline for older people names Yorkshire’s loneliness calls hotspots

Helpline for lonely older people gets its millionth call

Top volunteer award for The Silver Line’s Maureen

Silver Line lavender debuts at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Dame Esther Rantzen & Glasgow’s Lord Provost, team up to promote Silver Week 2016

Blackpool Tower is ‘lighting-up’ for Silver Week

The Spinnaker Tower is ‘lighting-up’ for Silver Week

Tyne Bridge and Gateshead Millennium Bride are ‘lighting-up’ for Silver Week

Smeaton’s Tower is ‘lighting-up’ for Silver Week

The SSE Hydro is ‘lighting-up’ for Silver Week

New Year, old problem- New Year’s Day is busiest ever for helpline that combats loneliness in older people

Charity braced for for avalanche of Christmas calls from lonely older people

Tunstall cheque presentation

Loneliness among older people isn’t just for Christmas

500,000 calls from older people

Silver Line – important news for Easter

Silver Linings CD Launch 9 March 2015 Press Release

Silver Line NEW YEAR 2015 Press Release

The Silver Line First Birthday Press Release 25th November 2014

Press release: The Silver Line Helpline marks Older People’s Day by appealing for 1000 volunteers, Wednesday 1st October 2014

Press Release – Silver Line’s first 100,000 callers 28th May 2014

Press Release for The Silver Line National Launch 25th November 2013

Press Release for The Silver Line’s First Week following National Launch 2nd December 2013