27 June 2018
Older residents living on the Notting Hill Carnival route have an opportunity to enjoy a free seaside break away from the hustle and bustle of the event, as part of an annual scheme run by Kensington and Chelsea Council.
Residents will travel to Eastbourne on Saturday 25 August and enjoy three nights in a hotel before returning to their homes on Tuesday 28 August - when Carnival is over and the Council has finish the clear up.
Priority will be given to residents who meet the eligibility criteria and who have not been on the trip before and whose health may be affected by the noise and crowds of Carnival.
To apply for a place and enquire about eligibility phone Age UK on 020 8969 9105.
The scheme, which has been running for 16 years, is very popular and a number of residents have already been in touch to apply, the closing date for applications is Friday 20 July 2018.