Davina McCall and family unite with Alzheimer’s Society to kick off Memory Walk
Davina McCall and family are joining forces with Alzheimer’s Society to tackle dementia after being inspired by her dad who is living with Alzheimer’s disease.
TV chef Rosemary Shrager backs Cupcake Day
TV chef Rosemary Shrager is uniting against dementia with Alzheimer’s Society by backing the charity’s Cupcake Day fundraising campaign this week.
David Baddiel unites with Alzheimer’s Society in fight against dementia
Writer and comedian David Baddiel has been appointed as Alzheimer’s Society’s newest Ambassador, uniting with them in the fight against dementia.
Praise for bravery of American entertainer David Cassidy
American singer and actor David Cassidy has revealed he is living with dementia.
Angela Rippon ‘humbled’ by CBE in New Year’s Honours list
Alzheimer’s Society Ambassador Angela Rippon has been awarded a CBE for services to dementia care in the New Year’s Honours list.
Tribute to AA Gill
We are deeply saddened to hear that AA Gill, Sunday Times Columnist and Alzheimer’s Society Ambassador passed away on 10 December.
Scouting For Girls: United Against Dementia
2017 will see Scouting For Girls celebrating their 10 year anniversary, and to mark the occasion the band have partnered with Alzheimer’s Society for a year of exciting fundraising challenges.
George Cyriax (1935-2016) A Tribute
We are sad to report that George Cyriax, Treasurer of the Alzheimer's Society from 1987 to 1999, died after a short illness on July 31, 2016.
Carey Mulligan teams up with Jeremy Hunt to change global attitudes towards dementia
Oscar-nominated actress Carey Mulligan has today been appointed by the Alzheimer’s Society and Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt as the first ever UK Global Dementia Friends Ambassador.
Actor Don Warrington takes on King Lear and dementia
King Lear: The Film, starring Don Warrington in the leading role, is now on free release online from July 2016 for three months.
Donna Air puts finishing touches to Big Ben cupcake tower to mark Cupcake Day
Today (Thursday 16 June), Donna Air puts the finishing touches to a six foot Big Ben made from 240 cupcakes to celebrate Alzheimer’s Society’s Cupcake Day in association with woman&home.
Paul Hollywood reveals the UK's ultimate dream cupcake
Alzheimer's Society launches the UK’s first ever Cupcake Day, in association with woman&home, on Thursday 16 June
Alzheimer’s Society responds to the death of Victoria Wood
Victoria Wood, award-winning writer, director, actor and comedian, has died aged today 62 today after a short battle with cancer.
Emmerdale’s depiction of dementia at the British Soap Awards 2016: John Middleton interview
Actor John Middleton has been nominated for a British Soap Award for his performance of Emmerdale's resident vicar, Ashley Thomas, who has vascular dementia.
Alzheimer’s Society responds to the death of Denise Robertson
Denise Robertson, TV agony aunt on ITV’s “This Morning” and Alzheimer’s Society supporter, has died today aged 83 following a short battle with pancreatic cancer.
Alzheimer's Society responds to death of Dale Griffin
In response to the news that Dale Griffin, the drummer and founder member of 70s rock group Mott the Hoople, has died of Alzheimer's disease.