Cllr Lisa Rutter won the Local Trust Community Collaborator Award at the prestigious Guildhall in the City of London.

Shortlist of nominations
Shortlist of nominations
Lisa receiving the award
Lisa receiving the award

Annette one of Dementia Club UK's long standing volunteers organised with Fr Tony Convery to invite Lisa today to St Edward the Confessor church in Golders Green.

Lisa spoke at 2 services, one at 10:30 & 12:15 about Dementia and the help Dementia Club UK can provide to dementia sufferers, their carers and their families.

 

Lisa talking to the congregation of St Edward the Confessor
Lisa talking to the congregation of St Edward the Confessor

We sold some donated costume jewellery to the members as early XMAS presents which proved to be popular. Today was also a Halloween theme. There was singing and dancing.

We also celebrated Chrystalla's 88th birthday. Her daughter Helen brought lots of cakes and biscuits
We also celebrated Chrystalla's 88th birthday. Her daughter Helen brought lots of cakes and biscuits

 

Daniel Tendler with his assistant Oz from Blue Valley Florists at 159 Brent Street, NW4 4DH came today to give us a demonstration on how to arrange an artistic table piece.

Daniel Tendler from Blue Valley Florests starting to create his table piece
Daniel Tendler from Blue Valley Florests starting to create his table piece
Finished Display
Finished Display

We also celebrated Pandelis's 80th birthday, his wife Sylvia brought a huge Chocolate Cake and also lots of Greek savories.

Pandelis's 80th birthday, and his wife Sylvia
Pandelis's 80th birthday, and his wife Sylvia

 

Tai Chi with Ken Wu at Dementia Club UK
Tai Chi with Ken Wu at Dementia Club UK
Members of Dementia Club UK using Tai Chi to exercise
Members of Dementia Club UK using Tai Chi to exercise