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Why men only?

People sometimes ask why Countrymen Clubs are for men only. Here are some quotes from research that were part of a study carried out on behalf of Independent Age and the International Longevity Centre UK (ILC-UK) by Beach B, Bamford S-M. Isolation: the emerging crisis for older men: A report exploring experiences of social isolation …

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Experts wanted

Countrymen UK is looking for experts in a range of subjects who can act as Guest Bloggers for our website. Blog topics should be relevant to our growing network of care farms and gardens in the UK and could cover some of the following: · Isolation and loneliness · Parkinson’s · Dementia · Stroke recovery …

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Write for us

Would you like to join the Countrymen Conversation by writing for our website? What are we looking for? We’re looking for informative, engaging and highly relevant articles and blog posts that will be of interest to Countrymen, their Carers and anyone else who shares an interest in the topics surrounding Countrymen UK, whether it’s about …

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getting back to being you

Getting back to being you?

We’ve been asked why we chose “Getting back to being you” as the strapline for our logo, so here’s the inside story. It’s a simple one. The men who become members of a Countrymen UK Group may be facing the challenges of isolation and deteriorating health or social conditions, but we don’t believe that these …

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