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We are 70!

Not only is the Queen celebrating her incredible reign of 70 years in 2022, but Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland is also proud to be sharing the royal celebrations with our very own Platinum Anniversary and we have a fun packed year of exciting events and activities to match.

Here is how you can get involved with our 70th celebrations...

  • Mad Hatter's 7-Tea Party

    Grab your maddest hat, bake up your most marvellous creations, get the tea brewing and invite your friends to help us celebrate and raise money by hosting your very own Mad Hatter's 7-Tea party.

  • Kids Mad Hatter's 7-Tea Party

    Would your school or club like to be involved in the best Tea Party ever?

    If the answer is yes, then we are inviting schools & clubs to host a Mad Hatter's 7-Tea Party and create some crazy hats, bake some delicious cakes and have fun for our 70th year!

  • Do it for the Fam!

    Friends, bruvs, mates, muckers....
    Whoever you do it it for the 'fam'!

    Help us to raise money for all the grans, nans, grandads, mums and dads of Leicester Shire & Rutland.

  • The Big 70s Challenge

    Celebrating a 70th birthday in 2022? Take on The Big 70s Challenge!

    Whether you want to brave a sky-dive or take on a marathon, however big or small, whatever you it for you & for us!

Limited Edition Mad Hatter's Gin

We have partnered up with Burleighs Gin to create a limited edition Mad Hatter Gin to celebrate our 70th Anniversary.  A special blend of Burleighs Signature Gin, each bottle sold will provide vital funds to enable our charity to continue our work in the local community.

Purchase your bottle now

Need help making your garden look its best?

Our experienced gardeners complete a variety of jobs to a high standard including cutting grass, trimming hedges, pruning shrubs and painting fences, allowing you to continue to enjoy your garden all year round.

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We are seeking Home Care and Home Help staff

You will provide valuable support to older people, helping them to remain independent in their own homes. If you are interested in a rewarding career then, we'd love to hear from you.


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Warm and Wise

If you are aged 50+ and would like to be warmer and wiser about energy, we are here to help provide information, advice and support.

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