Practical Companions Somerset

Practical Companions

Supporting the Worlebury Community…

Located in Bleadon, Weston-super-Mare, Practical Companions cover the area of North Somerset providing a service, mainly of companionship, to those who do not readily have anyone to call on. Through their site you can find out the kind of activities they offer and answers to any questions you may have about their service.

The elderly, more often than not, do not need care. What they need is companionship and this is what Practical Companions provide.

Social interaction is and always has been a very important part of daily living and the lack of it can quickly have a detrimental effect on many individuals.

[click to continue…]

2 comments

Briefest Encounters

A story never heard before…

Briefest Encounters is a Documentary Drama based on the life of an actress named Janet Morrison. She died in 1972 and it was believed that she had no living relatives.

In 1930, she had an affair whilst on Broadway with Brief Encounter actor Cyril Raymond and from this romance came the birth of a child. When the child was four, she gave him up for adoption and he was never to see his mother again or know who his real parents were.

This story traces the life of Janet after giving away her son, and is told by her Grand-daughter Joanna Crosse of MetaMedia.

0 comments