Bat & Chat
Bat & Chat is aimed at the over 55s, a social session with free tea and coffee was held at Castle Mall in the Ping Pong Parlour. Bat & Chat took place in the Ping Pong Parlour. Customers could come along, pick up a bat to play and have a good chat over a cup of tea. The sessions were hosted by Doug, he looked after you whether you’re a first-timer or a pro! Table tennis is an activity like no other. It’s easy to play, interactive and energising. The health benefits are widely reported with promising research currently ongoing into the benefits of playing for those with Alzheimer’s and dementia. With 6.4 million people over the age of 55 currently inactive, table tennis is a perfect sport for those wishing to get active and stay that way!