Tackling Loneliness and Isolation in Trafford

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Sale Conservative Club are launching a Pensioners Day, which will be held every Tuesday, starting 5th February 2019, everyone is welcome to attend, not just members of the club. They are determined to support the local community in tackling Loneliness and Isolation, by offering a safe and welcoming environment for those who wish to pop along and enjoy making new …

The Light

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In our quest to help tackle loneliness and isolation in our amazing community, we visited The Light to see what social events and groups were available for us to be able to share with you all. We would like to thank Rachel and her team of fabulous volunteers at The Light Charity Shop in Sale for taking the time to …

Larkhill Dementia Cafe…

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Thank you to Dawn at Larkhill Dementia Café for taking the time to tell us all about the amazing work they do within their community. The Larkhill Dementia Café is a voluntary organisation for anyone affected by dementia or memory problems.  The café has been going for 12 years, offering community contact, signposting, counselling, support, singing, activities and entertainment. The …

Home Instead – Be a Santa to a Senior…

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Home Instead have been working around the clock collecting generous gifts for their Be a Santa to a Senior appeal.  The gifts are for elderly people who are lonely and isolated and may not receive a gift or a card this Christmas. We are very proud, alongside Terri from Les Petite Fleurs Ltd to donate some gifts.  Here is a …

Trafford Veterans Breakfast

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We had a fantastic morning at the Trafford Veterans Breakfast, in Flixton Ex-Serviceman’s Association, Flixton Road, Urmston, M41 6QY .  The hall was buzzing with all of the Veterans coming together for their monthly meeting.  This month we had a Ukulele band playing as we enjoyed our breakfast. with a surprise visit from The Lord Mayor, Andy Burnham, he was …

Festival of Rememberance at Manchester Airport…

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The Herbert Murray team were very proud to receive an invite from The Trafford Veterans to attend the Festival of Remembrance, held at Manchester Airport. We have been working closely with the Trafford Veterans since they noticed our blog about Robbie’s career and the time she spent in the army. At the service we met some very special people, one …

Salvation Army reaching out to the community…

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Meeting Rachel who manages Sale, Salvation Army and The Light was heartwarming.  Working hard in the local community Rachel has numerous community activities to tackle loneliness in Sale and we are here to spread the word. Thursdays are a big day at the Salvation Army, Sale.  The day starts with a coffee morning at 10:30am, where much fun and laughter …

Working together…

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Here at Herbert Murray Funeral Directors, our ethos is to support our community in any way we can.  We believe that the small businesses within the community play and integral role in making our local area thrive.  Small businesses do this by improving the local economy and help to make our community unique. We have recently worked with PMQ who …

#FuneralFacts

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In case you missed our #FuneralFacts on our Facebook page, please see videos below.  If you require any furthers information please head over to our Funeral Plan page or call us on 0161-962-3456.  

Dorothy’s Memory Cafe, Sale

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Dorothy’s Memory Café, in the central area of Sale, welcomes people living with Dementia with their carers.  It is run by a team of volunteers. The Café is open Every Tuesday (except Christmas and New Year) from 1pm to 3pm. Cake and drinks are served throughout the afternoon and there are lots of table activities, monthly exercises for older people, a monthly “fun …