News:  £300m Dementia Research Investment

News: £300m Dementia Research Investment

Prime Minister David Cameron announced there will be a £300m investment into researching dementia. Describing the illness as “one of the greatest challenges of our lifetime”, Mr Cameron explained the plan to create an international dementia institute over the next 5 years, which he believes will make the UK a world leader in dementia research. …

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Introducing Jon-Allan Butterworth – The Jump

Introducing Jon-Allan Butterworth – The Jump

We’re sure most of you who watch Channel 4’s The Jump will be aware who Jon-Allan Butterworth is as a Paralympic medal winning cyclist, but what you may not know about him is his inspirational story from the RAF to the Paralympics.Jon-Allan joined the RAF in 2002 after he left school and served in Afghanistan …

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The Cost Of Care

The Cost Of Care

More and more examples are being presented, which underline the poor state of the care funding system in the UK, which is not doing enough to help those in need. The cost of care in a care home is on average £28,600 and the typical length of stay is 2-4 years. This means that up …

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AKW and Geberit feature on BBC’s DIY SOS

AKW and Geberit feature on BBC’s DIY SOS

For fans of the BBC TV show DIY SOS: The Big Build you will be aware of the incredible transformations that they make to the homes of people in need. In an episode aired on 11th September 2014, we were delighted to be able to help out and change the life of Dave McCartney and …

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