April and May bulletins

Hornsey Pensioners Action Group continues to send out monthly newsletters during the Covid-19 pandemic

The Ham & High Broadway published Janet’s letter.
The film was produced by Professor Vera Atkinson, Belgrade, Serbia, a friend of one of our members. It could help you deal with lockdown.


Keep in touch: useful information March 2020

While public meetings cannot be held, Hornsey Pensioners Action Group will keep in contact with members. Comments are welcome.

‘Social distancing’ or ‘self -isolating’ can be a strain. Find help though these links.
  • A group of therapists who will provide free online support to vulnerable people from Monday: https://www.thehelphub.co.uk/
  • Advice for everyone from Mind: https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/
  • local groups are listed here https//covidmutualaid.org/
Is the government doing enough? see Janet’s letter to her MP.


CANCELLED Meeting March 18th 2020

Apologies for cancellation. Note that future meetings cannot be held until Government guidelines change.

The talk was to be ‘Celebrating the NHS at 70: The Story of Our Lives’
Unfortunately Dr. Peter Mitchell, Oral History and Public Engagement Officer had to self-isolate



AGM and Meeting February 19th 2020

2020 Annual General Meeting and

“Relocation of Moorfields Eye Hospital to a new site in King’s Cross”

Oriel – creating the centre for advancing eye health  www.oriel-london.org.uk

Wednesday February 19th at 1.30pm

Hornsey Parish Church Hall, Cranley Gardens, N10 3AH,
entrance through car park, doors open from 1pm.
Buses W7 W3 144 stop nearby

Social care documents:



January 22nd 2020

The Social Care Crisis and Campaign Challenges

Gordon Peters, Chair of Haringey Over 50’s Forum

Also hopefully Judy Downey, Chair Relatives & Residents Association

Cllr. Sarah James is expected at 2.30pm

Wednesday January 22nd 2020 at 1.30pm.

Hornsey Parish Church Hall, Cranley Gardens, N10 3AH

Entrance on Cranley Gardens through car park.  Doors open at 1pm.
buses W7, W3, 144 stop nearby
See page 3 of the E notice for links to other commentaries on the Social Care Crisis.