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The Grand Shaftesbury Run returns for second edition

After the success of the inaugural The Grand Shaftesbury Run, it returns for a second edition on Sunday 27th May 2012 at the beautiful Shaftesbury estate in Wimborne St Giles, Dorset. There is both a half

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The Knitted Christmas tree: Success story

Year before last, fundraisers came together in a challenge to create a Christmas tree to raise funds for Livability’s residential home, John Grooms Court in Norwich. People were asked to knit squares

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The legs say no. The mind says no. Six months of my greatest challenge

Yashas Mudumbai is one of the people running with Livability in the Virgin London Marathon this April. He shares his reasons for running and what he’s learning about himself through the challenge

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The Livability London Marathon runner fuelled by K-Pop

Mark Hassall, from Liverpool, is running the London Marathon this year in aid of Livability and his inspiration comes from a slightly unusual place… He has run for Livability before at the Rabbit

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The power of pets – a residential home embracing the outdoors more than ever with a dog walking group

Getting some much needed time outdoors is an important part of life at Livability John Grooms Court – a care home in Norwich. The staff and people that live at the home love spending time outside

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The Regent’s Park Rabbit Run & Bunny Bustle…

Livability is organising a fun run event on Saturday 30 March to raise much-needed funds and awareness for our on-going work with disabled and disadvantaged people. For the Rabbit Run, participants

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The routine and friendship of a church coffee morning: One family’s story about supporting dementia through the church

When the symptoms of dementia start affecting a person’s life, being part of a local community can help retain a sense of identity and connectedness. To mark the start of Dementia Awareness week, we

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The run of a lifetime: Livability is one of the Virgin London Marathon Golden Bond holders

The Virgin Money London Marathon is one of the most iconic of all marathon events. Drawing thousands each year, the London Marathon provides an unrivaled opportunity to pursue a challenge of a lifetime:

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Time to get sporty! Skiing fun and boxing fitness at Livability John Grooms Court

Livability John Grooms Court in Norfolk are always looking for ways to engage people in exciting new sports. The team are running a well-established boxing club, where residents train with a top-notch

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Upcoming events with Livability

Cold, dark and gloomy January is over and cold, dark and gloomy February is here. But on the horizon is spring, sunshine and marathon season, meaning it’s time for you to put the box set away, whip those

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