Celebrating International Older Persons' Day 2016
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Celebrating International Older Persons' Day 2016

Celebrating International Older Persons' Day 2016

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UK Centre for Carnival Arts

3 St Mary's Rd

Luton, United Kingdom

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A conference & concert recognising the contribution made by older persons & carers.


Conference, 10am-12:30pm, Speakers:

* Dame Philippa Russell: A national perspective on carers and the care of older people.
* David Truswell, Consultant: A national perspective on older people with dementia.
* Harry Rappaport, Composer: His life in volunteering and the role which music has played.
* Andrew Hubbard, ‘The People’s Violinist’: Balancing caring with a career; Andrew performs in London’s West End as a classical cross-over artist and provides care for a family member.


Concert, 2pm-3pm, ‘When Music Had Melody’:

The Happy Wanderers perform famous songs by 20th Century composers. Featuring the carers’ song ‘When You Need Me’, by Harry Rappaport & special guest performer, Andrew Hubbard - ‘The People’s Violinist’!


Organised by Aspire Integrated Community Services (Carers’ Health & Well Being Centre) in partnership with BEDSCARF & The Happy Wanderers. Funded by Bedfordshire & Luton Community Foundation.

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