Loneliness Week 2017
Radio 2 highlights issues around loneliness from Sunday 9 to Friday 14 July 2017.
Starting on Sunday 9th July, Clare Balding launches the season on Good Morning Sunday, as she talks to Hasina Zaman who works with the bereaved, helping them to cope with isolation and loneliness.
Continuing on Monday, join Jeremy Vine for a week-long exploration of loneliness - including topics such as loneliness of being a single parent and the loss of a partner or loved one.
Anneka Rice present stories of how people have overcome feelings and bouts of loneliness.
Loneliness Week on Radio 2
iWonder: Take the test: Am I lonelier than I think?
Loneliness is a silent epidemic that seems to be growing amongst many British adults.