11.00am-12.15pm OLD PARISH CHURCH (L)
Many of us will have experience of dementia, close to home or in our community. It is a complicated condition that is on the rise.
Hazel McHaffie, author of Remember Remember, John Killick, poet and author of Dementia Positive, and campaigner Tommy Whitelaw, who ran a global merchandising operation for the Spice Girls, Kylie and U2 until his mum Joan needed his care, discuss dementia in a panel event followed by an informal discussion.
Chaired by Alison Summers
3rd – 5th October 2014
All events are free, but ticketed
Tickets in advance from Portobello Library
Tickets for all events can be collected in person from
Portobello Library from 8th September. Some tickets
available at venues 15 minutes before events.