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In north London Lavanya pops by neighbour Rita during her lunch breaks, gaining a much needed break from her PhD studies:
Below the river, in Vauxhall, good friends Delcene and Lisa have been meeting up weekly for six months. Delcene says: “It’s good to sit and talk to someone for an hour. It opens my mind. I don’t sit on my own worrying about those little things when I’m talking."
In Manchester Norman and David share stories of their mutual passion for Manchester United:
In Liverpool, Kathy and Sarah have bonded over colourful hair and even more colourful personalities:
And there's Olive who at 103 has shared 111 one-to-one hours with her younger neighbours:
There are even amazing community connections being forged in Doncaster by Mike – who over six and a half years of friendship with Mitzi through North London Cares was so inspired that he's now bringing older and younger people together back in his hometown: