Volodymyr Hryshchenko D Wqj D9 Acr M Unsplash

Signpost 2 (27 April)

We're back with our second issue of Signpost, our weekly email highlighting fantastic online resources for older people during the coronavirus period. Didn't receive a copy? Read it here.

Good afternoon,

Welcome to the second issue of Signpost, St Monica Trust's regular newsletter sharing activities, opportunities and resources that we hope will interest and entertain you.

This week we're preparing you for International Dance Day and International Dawn Chorus Day, as well as the anniversary of one of Nelson Mandela’s most famous speeches. We had a great response to last week's issue and hope that you enjoy our selection of activities this week. We welcome you to get in touch by email with your comments and suggestions for future issues on communityimpact@stmonicatrust.org.uk.


  • Our Pastoral Care Coordinator for Monica Wills House and the Garden House, Ruth Gillings shares a thought for the day entitled “Reflection on a Rainbow.”





  • The Bristol Support Hub has been set up by a range of charities including Age UK Bristol, Bristol After Stroke and St Monica Trust to help older people and their families cope with the impact of the coronavirus.


  • Tune in to hear Howard's End and Notting Hill actor Samuel West recite twice daily poems as part of his Pandemic Poetry series.

Get in touch

Would you like to read a poem, share a recipe or request a topic? Get in touch! Email communityimpact@stmonicatrust.org.uk.