Training helps to keep older people moving


South Somerset District Council’s Healthy Lifestyles Team helped to keep older and frail people on the move with a fun packed Flexercise session at the Octagon Theatre on Monday 12 September. Sam Wenden-de-Lira, Healthy Lifestyles Officer at the District Council explained the benefits of the training: “Flexercise is a series of chair based exercises that are an ideal way to keep residents in nursing homes, care homes, Active Living Centres, residential homes and sheltered housing active. Full story: Read more

Local Girl Puts on a Show for SeeAbility

Isabella & Nathan Blackpool 2015

Young ambassador for SeeAbility, 10 year old Isabella from Sticklands Primary School in Evershot, Dorset, is joining forces with her Mum, Alice Moore to put on a Strictly style show at the Octagon Theatre in Yeovil on the evening of Friday, 8 July. Entitled Strictly SeeAbility, all monies raised on the night will go to SeeAbility’s ‘Children in Focus’ campaign. Full story: Read more