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We publish the free InfoNOW News every two weeks. We also send occasional feature issues.  Read our archive below.

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1 Dec 2017 Info NOW News

Welcome to Information NOW News.  We now have a Christmas events category of events to keep you busy during the festive season.  We are also featuring an item on what to buy older people for Christmas as well as encouraging you to donate something for the Crisis Christmas activities.  Research shows that we are struggling with our household incomes during this time of austerity and we are living with declining health as well. To cheer you up – you could take part in a study about Newcastle Brown Ale.

17 Nov Info NOW News

Find out more about what’s on in Newcastle and take part in research and volunteering opportunities. Have a look at our new article and organisations and plan your Christmas activities including donations to Crisis Skylight.

3 Nov Info NOW News

Welcome to Information NOW news.  Find out what’s going on in Newcastle, get involved, get fit and active and keep yourself informed.  Why not take part in some research or surveys – your views count.

20 Oct Info NOW News

Find out what is going on in the City for the next two weeks.  Take note, it’s World Osteoporosis day; we need healthy bones to live well.  Read our updated articles and try out the new City/Mobike bike share scheme.

6 October 2017 Info NOW News

Read the latest reports into Ageing, Living Well and the benefits of swimming, as well as looking at what you can do to keep active and contribute to the community you live in.

22 September 2017 Info NOW news

Welcome to InfoNOW News. In this edition: keep an eye out for activities to celebrate Older People’s Day, opportunities to get involved in Kynren or Citizenship and improve your awareness of falls prevention or going digital.

8 September Info NOW News

Welcome to InfoNOW News. In this edition: keep an eye out for activities to celebrate Older People’s Day, What’s on in the City this weekend and for the next two weeks, initiatives to prevent Falls and NICE are consulting on neurological conditions.

25th August Info NOW news

Welcome to InfoNOW News! In this edition: Deaflink explain about the Information NOW website in a BSL and subtitled film; HMRC news, free tailored IT classes as well as events and activities including the Newcastle Mela, Chase Park Festival at Saltwell Park and Heritage Open Days.

11 August Info NOW news

Welcome to InfoNOW News! In this edition: a new service from Age UK, baby boomers and retirement, information on hearing and hallucinations and lots of activities for you to take part in.

28 July InfoNOW News

Welcome to InfoNOW News! In this edition: more summer activities, Newcastle Vision Support is launched, a new service from Age UK, social prescribing and taking part in consumer research.  You can also book your computer sessions now.