40% of over 70’s in Britain are skipping meals due to loneliness.

To help combat this we are once again partnering with charity Contact the Elderly to bring back Spare Chair Sunday.


We’re currently encouraging people to get involved and offer up a spare chair at their dinner table for an older person in their community who would otherwise eat alone.


Sign up now or find out more about how you can get a limited edition spare chair designed by well-known illustrator Mr Doodle.


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1 in 3 Brits don’t know their own neighbours.
So we’re asking the nation to open their doors,
to help trust grow and communities to flourish.

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