Well, now they’ve appointed a minister for it.” Elizabeth’s comment prompted considerable ribaldry. It’s post-bingo time in the community centre and we’re talking about loneliness. According to a 2017 report published by the Jo Cox Commission on Loneliness more than nine million people in the UK often or always feel lonely. Old people know about this and we are concerned that the prime minister’s call to “address the loneliness endured by the elderly” (as well as carers and the bereaved) is too narrow a focus. It is about belonging, and belonging is about taking part, and taking part is about being of use, of being engaged. Loneliness is not about being useless but being unused. It is about being unknown, disappointed, deprived of something to look forward to. We crumblies may not have a lot to look forward to, but nowadays there is plenty for us to do. There has been an explosion of initiatives to combat older people’s loneliness, … [Read more...] about The minister for loneliness will need all the friends she can get
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THE Victim is gearing up for its big finale tonight (April 11, 2019). But what happened last night? We take you through the big moments. What happened on The Victim last night? WARNING: Contains spoilers from episode three of The Victim Episode three (April 10, 2019) saw the big revelation of the REAL identity of Eddie J Turner. We also found out what connection Karla's boyfriend Danny had to Liam's murder. Craig's life falls apart The show kicked off with it being revealed how Craig's wife had left him.She couldn't deal with the vigilante attacks on him and her family as a result of Anna wrongly accusing him of being the killer of her child Liam. We also see how he was brutally attacked for the second time, and as a result has a thick red scar across his face. He talks to his one and only friend Tom, who tells him maybe he should "move on" now. Craig looks dejected and like his life can't get any worse.Anna's life starts to crumble Anna is consumed by grief and revenge and it is … [Read more...] about What happened on The Victim last night and will there be a second season?
FRIENDS writer David Crane has revealed why Phoebe and Joey never hooked up as he reflected on the cast’s "challenging" relationships. The hit American sitcom ran from 1994 until 2004 and is still one of the biggest comedies of all time thanks to the six lead characters and their relationships. While Ross and Rachel's on-off relationship ran across the 10 seasons, viewers got a shock at the end of series four when Monica and Chandler hooked up in London. The couple eventually went on to marry and have children together, and many fans thought Phoebe and Joey would also get together at some point, but they never did. The pair - played by Lisa Kudrow and Matt Le Blanc - shared a "perfect kiss" in one episode, while Phoebe also kissed Joey as she pretended to be her twin sister in another scene. Later on in the series run, Joey even proposed to Phoebe when he thought she was pregnant, but nothing physical ever happened between them.Speaking to Metro.co.uk, David, who co-wrote the … [Read more...] about Friends writer reveals why Phoebe and Joey never hooked up as he reflects on cast’s ‘challenging’ relationships
Mark Pavelich, a former Olympic and NHL hockey player, was charged with felony assault in August for allegedly beating a friend with a metal pole, breaking several bones. Charging documents say Pavelich accused the friend of spiking his beer A Minnesota judge on Wednesday ordered that Mark Pavelich, a former member of the 'Miracle on Ice' U.S. Olympic hockey team, should be committed to a secure treatment facility, saying the hockey star is mentally ill and dangerous. Pavelich, 61, of Lutsen, was charged with felony assault in August for allegedly beating a friend with a metal pole, breaking several bones. Charging documents say Pavelich accused the friend of spiking his beer. Judge Michael Cuzzo found Pavelich incompetent to stand trial, and the criminal case was put on hold while the state sought to have Pavelich committed. The Star Tribune reported that a hearing in February will determine whether Pavelich should stay committed for an undetermined amount of time. According to … [Read more...] about Judge says ‘Miracle on Ice’ star Mark Pavelich, 61, is unfit to stand trial for ‘beating his friend with a metal pole’ because he suffers from ‘paranoid delusions’ and long-term effects of head injuries
He famously dated singer Aubrey O'Day before calling it quits on the relationship during the summer of 2017. And DJ Pauly D seemed to be entrusting the help of his Jersey Shore housemates as his co-stars carried around signs offering their friend up for a date while filming the reunion show in Miami on Wednesday. Vinny Guadagnino, Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino and Ronnie Ortiz-Magro held homemade signs promoting their friend's availability, with Pauly nowhere to be seen as the cast of the hit reality television show ate lunch and enjoyed a bit of retail therapy in the trendy East Coast community. Scroll down for video Needs a date! DJ Pauly D seemed to be entrusting the help of his Jersey Shore housemates as his co-stars carried around signs offering their friend up for a date while filming the reunion show in Miami on Wednesday While sporting a black bomber jacket and matching shirt, Vinny carried a sign through the city that said, 'Do you want to date DJ Pauly D?' RELATED … [Read more...] about Asking for a friend! Jersey Shore stars Vinny, Ronnie and The Situation carry curious signs offering up DJ Pauly D for a date while filming in Miami