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Staff celebrate good CQC rating at St Clements Nursing Home

Staff celebrate good CQC rating at St Clements Nursing Home

Staff at St Clements Nursing Home, in St Clements Hill, Norwich, are celebrating their good Care Quality Commission (CQC) report. The inspectors who visited the Kingsley Healthcare run home last…

 

Heron Lodge Food and Craft Fair in Wroxham

Heron Lodge Food and Craft Fair in Wroxham

Countdown is on to the first Heron Lodge Food and Craft Fair in Wroxham!   Increasing numbers of Norfolk traders and food artisans are signing up for the first Heron…

 

98-year-old now lives at grand house where she was a parlour maid

98-year-old now lives at grand house where she was a parlour maid

As a teenager Yvonne Howlett worked as a parlour maid in Scole Lodge. Now at the age of 98, she is living in the same grand property. Having lived all…

 

The dynamic new management team at Downham Grange care home has really given residents paws for thought

The dynamic new management team at Downham Grange care home has really given residents paws for thought

The dynamic new management team at Downham Grange care home has really given residents paws for thought.   For sharing the office of new home manager Sally-Jane Papworth is Hugo,…

 

PAT dog Izzy delights residents at Oaklands

PAT dog Izzy delights residents at Oaklands

Three year old Izzy never made the grade as a guide dog because of her sensitivity to noise. However, the golden retriever cross labrador has found her true vocation as…

 

Report on charity’s vital work to improve the lives of poor families in Sri Lanka

Report on charity’s vital work to improve the lives of poor families in Sri Lanka

Kingsley Healthcare founders Daya and Sumi Thayan witnessed the devastation of the tsunami on Boxing Day 2004 while they were staying at the Sri Lankan resort of Bentota. Responding to…

 

Support worker Nicola Martin honoured for 10 years service

Support worker Nicola Martin honoured for 10 years service

Presenting her with a range of gifts, including flowers, and a 10 years’ service badge, manager Wendy Jack said: “Nicola has been an outstanding member of my team from the…

 

Friend flies in from New Zealand for 100th birthday

Friend flies in from New Zealand for 100th birthday

When her friend walked in, a stunned Mrs Fitzsimons exclaimed: “Oh my goodness!” Then noticing her grey hair, she said: “You had black hair last time I saw you!” Her…

 

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…

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