FREE HEALTH & WELLBEING TALKS

We have a LIVE talk on 21 st April 1.30pm – 2.30pm. Kate Pledger from the Stroke
Survivors’ Group will be telling you all you need to know about ‘Life After a Stroke’.
On 11 th May 6.30pm-7.30pm we have a VIRTUAL talk on managing Diabetes &
Obesity. Dr Asif Humayun, Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology at Three
Shires Hospital will deliver this. On 16 th June 1.30pm – 2.30pm we have Knee & Hip
Pain Management with Bernadette Armstrong,. This will be a LIVE event at Duston
Community Centre. Questions may be submitted prior to the talks.
Please take advantage of these FREE talks. Our speakers and consultants give up

their valuable time and as they say; ’use it or lose it’

THE GROW TOGETHER ALLOTMENT

THURS 21 APRIL 11-3 I THURS 19 MAY 11-3 I THURS 23 JUNE 6–10PM
Please join us for fresh air, friendship and fun. We welcome all ages and gardening
abilities but please register with us first so that we can let you in. You choose how

much of the session you wish to stay for.
Alison 01604 583626 or bcdm@duston-pc.gov.uk

THE QUEEN’S PLATINUM JUBILEE & THE QUEEN’S GREEN CANOPY
Our ‘Plant a Tree for the Jubilee’ is underway and we would love as much help as
possible with planting new trees and hedges across Duston. We are also appealing
to all you crafters, knitters and artists out there to help us with our Jubilee art installation.

Why not enter our Queen’s Portrait Competition? Categories for all ages, use any
medium you wish. Winners will be judged by our very own Duston Art Group and announced at the Duston Fun Day.
Please contact Alison or check out our web pages.

DUSTON FUN DAY SUNDAY 26 JUNE 2022 11am – 4pm

We are SO looking forward to seeing you at this year’s event. Our theme is ‘Best of
British’. Come along and enjoy music, themed stalls, arts and crafts, live
performances and traditional games. Our friends from Trilogy will be organising
sports challenges and there will be a few surprise guests add to the fun. Vintage

food and drink trucks or BYO Picnic

All the latest info on our Facebook and web pages.

DUSTON TOGETHER

Do you run or belong to a group or organisation, own a shop or business or provide
a service that operates in Duston? Get in touch with your details to join 300 other

people on our directory. events@duston-pc.gov.uk

VOLUNTEER WITH US

If you would like to be more involved with where you live and have a little spare time

then why not register to become a Friend of DPC?
You can get involved in any of the following activities;
COMMUNITY PLANTING – LITTER PICKS – THE GROW TOGETHER
ALLOTMENT – MEET AND GREET AT OUR EVENTS – DUSTON GOOD
NEIGHBOURS SCHEME – PLANT A TREE FOR THE JUBILEE
Please contact Alison 01604 583626 or bcdm@duston-pc.gov.uk