'Young at Heart' - Torbay

Healthy Living Group for the 50's+
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Chairman: Mrs Jan Mughrabi

Secretary: Vacant

Treasurer: Mrs Sheila Fryer

Aims of 'Young at Heart'

To provide various activities and information for the over 50's in a friendly, caring and happy atmosphere - encouraging people to live a whole lot better.

We meet at Paignton (Palace Avenue) Methodist Church - see the church Week by Week page for confirmation of the days and times of our meetings and activities.

Coffee Mornings

Young at Heart Coffee Mornings
  • Coffee/Tea including biscuits
  • Wednesday and Friday mornings, 10.00 - 12.15.
  • Foyer of Paignton (Palace Avenue) Methodist Church.
  • Friendly chat and information on healthy living and activities of Young at Heart.

Circle Dancing

  •  £1.50 per session, including refreshments
  • Tuesday afternoon 14.00 - 16.00.
  • Paignton (Palace Avenue) Methodist Church Hall (entrance at the rear of the main church building).
  • Beautiful dances from all over the world.
  • Tutor: Jan Mughrabi (there may be a waiting list so please contact the tutor)


  • £1.30 entrance for swim + 10p per person administration charge for 'Young at Heart'.
  • Mondays and Thursdays, 10.00 - 11.00
  • Torbay Leisure Centre, Clennon Valley, Paignton.
  • Meet in foyer.
  • Expert tuition given - learn to swim or improve your skills.
  • Tutors: Reg Hobson and Harry Boyer
  • Contact our Secretary for more information

Easy Rambles

  • 50p per person per ramble plus any other expenses involved
  • 2nd and 4th Fridays, October-April. Monthly May-September.
  • Please wear stout footwear, shower proof and windproof clothing. Walks usually around 4 miles. You are requested to inform the leader if you should decide to leave the walk at any time.
  • Leaders: Margaret Stewart (Winter) Helen Pollard (Summer)

Healthy Living

  • Talks on various aspects of living healthily in older age.
  • Talks are arranged periodically - information on time and venue available at the other activities of 'Young at Heart'.

Mini-bus trips and other outings

  • Arranged periodically - information available from other activities of 'Young at Heart' or -

Textile Crafts and Easy Crafts

  • Textile Craft (Silk Painting, etc.) - Mondays 13.45 - 15.30
  • Easy Crafts some Thursdays 13.45 - 15.30 - (glass painting, doughcraft, decoupage, etc.)
  • St. Johns Court (Lounge), Church Street, Paignton
  • No annual subscription but 60p per session including refreshments

Come along and enjoy any activity for the fee shown.

('Young at Heart' are responsible for the contents of this page)