Working to make Bradford-on-Avon dementia friendly

Welcome! If you are looking for advice or activities for people with dementia, want to know which organisations in the area are working to become dementia-friendly, or want to help your organisation join them, please visit the appropriate section below.

How to become a dementia-friendly

and advice for people affected by dementia

Organisations working to become


Matinee Film Shows –  first or 2nd Tuesday of every month – St Margaret’s Hall

Doors open at 1:30, Film starts at 2.00 pm.

3rd September: Fisherman’s Friends

Ten fisherman from Cornwall achieve a Top 10 hit after they are signed to Universal Records by a cynical London music executive. Attempting to overcome the fishermen’s scepticism about the music business, he finds himself drawn into the community, has his integrity tested and ultimately is shown the meaning of loyalty, love and friendship. This forces him to re-evaluate what really matters in life; ultimately giving him the chance of a different kind of success.

Future films:

October 1st  All is True A look at the final few days in the life of William Shakespeare. Starring Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench and Ian McKellen  – directed by Kenneth Branagh

November 5th  – Rocketman  A musical fantasy about the fantastical human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years.

December  3rd  Yesterday A struggling musician realizes he’s the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed.