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A campaign by Age UK & Cadbury UK to showcase the life stories of older people had immediate appeal for 92-year-old Kathleen Jablonska

A campaign by Age UK & Cadbury UK to showcase the life stories of older people had immediate appeal for 92-year-old Kathleen Jablonska

For the resident of Sharston House nursing home, in Knutsford, has sweet memories of her first job as a 14-year-old – working on a conveyor belt filling boxes of chocolates…

 

Nursing home resident becomes guest of honour at Remembrance service

Nursing home resident becomes guest of honour at Remembrance service

A resident of Redwalls Nursing Home was welcomed as a guest of honour at the Remembrance Day Service in Sandiway, near Northwich. Jim – “Jock” – Costigan, 95, who served…

 

£12m nursing home scheme announced for Holt, North Norfolk

£12m nursing home scheme announced for Holt, North Norfolk

Kingsley Healthcare is delighted to unveil plans for its next luxury care home, in Holt, north Norfolk. Construction work on the £12m project will begin in the summer of 2021…

 

Resident Doris from Highcliffe Nursing Home shares her incredible life story

Resident Doris from Highcliffe Nursing Home shares her incredible life story

It’s a life story that has seen all the drama and romance of a Hollywood film. Now aged 94, Doris Yeandle’s daughter has helped her piece it all together for…

 

“Before his 21st birthday, Jim – “Jock” – Costigan had been through more adventures and experiences than most people in a lifetime.

“Before his 21st birthday, Jim – “Jock” – Costigan had been through more adventures and experiences than most people in a lifetime.

At the age of 95, the Redwalls Nursing Home resident has shared his amazing life story for the #DonateYourWords campaign by Age UK and Cadbury. Jim, who was born in Glasgow,…

 

At 101, John Lister has a lifetime of vivid memories from arriving in Normandy hours after the first D Day landings to living in rural Norfo

At 101, John Lister has a lifetime of vivid memories from arriving in Normandy hours after the first D Day landings to living in rural Norfo

John was born in 1919, one of nine children, sisters Mary and Maureen and brothers Arthur, Joe, Richard, Robert, James and Edward. Robert and Edward are still alive with Robert living…

 

Kingsley homes closed to visitors from October 30 to November 15

Kingsley homes closed to visitors from October 30 to November 15

Due to rising Covid infection rates in the community we are announcing the closure of our homes to all but essential visitors for a two week period. We have continued…

 

Sheena supporting some finishing touches ahead of Brackley Care home open days

Sheena supporting some finishing touches ahead of Brackley Care home open days

Nearly there! Sheena Croston, manager of our fabulous new Brackley Care Home, helps with some finishing touches ahead of our open days on November 20, 21 and 22. Email Sheena…

 

Families are bringing the hum of happiness back into our homes

We are thrilled that changes to government guidelines mean we are returning to much more normal daily life in our homes. For the relatives of our residents and families inquiring…

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