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Oaklands Care Home administrator Becky steps into the kitchen to win national cake competition

Oaklands Care Home administrator Becky steps into the kitchen to win national cake competition

Staff at Oaklands Care Home had every reason to be confident of their chances in the Kingsley Healthcare Easter Cake competition. For the home’s head chef, Said Guenaoui, is a…

 

Friends who are 103 and 96 celebrate birthday together

Friends who are 103 and 96 celebrate birthday together

They are friends who have a lot to reminisce about – for between them they have lived 199 years. And earlier this week (March 29) Doris Harris and Phyllis Foster,…

 

First family visits bring

First family visits bring 'hum of happiness' back to care home

Tears of joy have been shed at a Mid Suffolk care home, with residents finally able to reunite with loved ones.  In line with the latest coronavirus guidelines, hand-holding visits…

 

Sharston House celebrates resident

Sharston House celebrates resident's 69th wedding anniversary

A special afternoon tea was laid on at Sharston House nursing home in Knutsford for the 69th wedding anniversary of resident Dorothy Warburton, 90, and her husband Tom, 91. The…

 

Captain Tom inspires Northwich home in Comic Relief effort

Captain Tom inspires Northwich home in Comic Relief effort

RESIDENTS at a Northwich nursing home have been inspired by the fundraising exploits of Captain Sir Tom Moore and raised money for Comic Relief. The residents, including 102-year-old Rosamond Worrall, took…

 

Staff and residents at Allonsfield House raise more than £250 doing Alzheimer

Staff and residents at Allonsfield House raise more than £250 doing Alzheimer's Society Memory Walk

Staff and residents at Allonsfield House nursing home followed the example of Captain Sir Tom and stepped out to raise money for a worthy cause.

 

Brackley Care Home staff support Alzheimer

Brackley Care Home staff support Alzheimer's Society on Memory Walk

Brackley Care Home manager Sheena Croston and two staff members took part in Alzheimer’s Society’s Memory Walk on Saturday raising £165 for the charity through sponsorship. Starting from the nursing…

 

Care home staff and residents follow in footsteps of Captain Sir Tom

Care home staff and residents follow in footsteps of Captain Sir Tom

Staff and residents at Oaklands Care Home, in Scole, near Diss, followed the example of the late Captain Sir Tom Moore to raise money for Alzheimer’s Society.

 

Thorp House nursing home in national finals for three care awards

Thorp House nursing home, in Griston, near Watton, is celebrating a hat-trick of nominations in two separate national care awards. Senior support worker Gemma Boldy, who has worked at the…

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