Sports Minister Tracey Crouch joins a Stepping Out walk at Aylesford Priory in Kent. “I think it’s a wonderful project. It’s getting people physically and mentally well but also from loneliness perspective getting people together in a friendship circle. So for me it’s an amazing initiative.”

Kent carer and Stepping Out walker, Lynne Smith, on the ongoing challenges of looking after her brother: “It’s like living two lives.”