Memory cafe set up in Newport

Written on August 12, 2021

A new venture in Newport will hope to use the town’s history to support residents living with Alzheimer’s.

Newport History Society is embarking on a new venture this week and joining forces with the town’s Boughey Trust to set up a memory cafe.

The cafe will open this Friday, August 13 and aim to provide those living with Alzheimer’s with a chance to look back on the town’s history and exercise their memory.

Cathryn Ross-Talbot, from the society, said: “Our next venture is this Friday when we will be joining forces with Annette Stokes of the Boughey Trust to open a small café every Friday morning between 10 and 12 at the back of the Guildhall in Newport.

More Details: Newport Advertiser

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