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Helping lonely elderly people at Christmas

While for many Christmas is about coming together with family and friends, millions of people in the UK will be spending it alone.

For some, particularly older people, the festive season can increase feelings of loneliness and isolation.

Nina Warhurst reports.

  • 25 Dec 2014
  • From the section UK
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