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Heron Lodge nursing home celebrating their good Care Quality Commission report

Heron Lodge nursing home celebrating their good Care Quality Commission report

Staff at Heron Lodge nursing home in Norwich Road, Wroxham, are celebrating their good Care Quality Commission report. The inspector who visited the Kingsley Healthcare run home on December 5…

 

Bike Marathon at Thorp House

Bike Marathon at Thorp House

For they will be pedalling 433 miles – the equivalent distance of Griston to Land’s End in Cornwall – on a stationary exercise bike in the lounge of the Kingsley…

 

Bailey becomes a real star at Timperley Nursing Home!

Bailey becomes a real star at Timperley Nursing Home!

Georgia Soley has worked with countless big name actors as a TV and film extra – but it is her King Charles spaniel, Bailey, who is regarded as the real…

 

Sharston House joins campaign to make Knutsford dementia friendly town

Sharston House joins campaign to make Knutsford dementia friendly town

People will learn how they can play a part in making Knutsford a dementia friendly town during a talk at Sharston House nursing home, in Manor Park South, on Thursday,…

 

Timperley residents love Nevil’s sax appeal

Timperley residents love Nevil’s sax appeal

At the age of 79 Nevil Lee decided it is was not too late to rekindle his passion for the saxophone. Despite having only played briefly before, as a 20-year-old,…

 

20 years of service honoured at Kirkley Manor for two staff

20 years of service honoured at Kirkley Manor for two staff

Two colleagues at Kirkley Manor nursing home, in Kirkley Park Road, Lowestoft were surprised with gifts on Wednesday <31.1> to mark their achievement in reaching 20 years’ service. Yogi Mattey,…

 

The Depperhaugh’s connection to 19th century admiral is brought into focus

The Depperhaugh’s connection to 19th century admiral is brought into focus

The descendant of a 19th century admiral has made a first pilgrimage to his Suffolk home during research for a new biography to tell his remarkable life story. With military…

 

Residents at Heron Lodge really love Ginger Beer!

Residents at Heron Lodge really love Ginger Beer!

Residents at Heron Lodge really love Ginger Beer! Ginger Beer has brought some welcome added fizz to Heron Lodge in Wroxham. For the sweetly named standard poodle has proved that…

 

Downham Grange hosts exercise class using Zoom

Downham Grange care home invited local pensioners to shape up after the coronavirus lockdown with a virtual seated exercise and mobility class. Certified group fitness instructor Joe Hardy led the…

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