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Chef Douglas Hemlin at Sharston House

Chef Douglas Hemlin at Sharston House

What do the residents of Sharston House Nursing Home have in common with football legend Pele, former French president Francois Mitterrand and big screen stars Oliver Reed and Michael Caine? They have all…

 

Andrews Butchers in #Hadleigh very kindly donated produce to Hadleigh Nursing Home

Andrews Butchers in #Hadleigh very kindly donated produce to Hadleigh Nursing Home

Andrews Butchers in #Hadleigh very kindly donated produce to Hadleigh Nursing Home from their Butchers shop towards our #WorldFoodDay. The Home wanted to involve a local shop within the community…

 

Spring Lodge Sewing Circle

Spring Lodge Sewing Circle

The pandemic has put a temporary halt to outside entertainers visiting care homes. However, some of the ladies at Spring Lodge Care Home have revived old skills to keep themselves sew happily…

 

Singing Sixties Day

Singing Sixties Day

There was peace, love and music at Highcliffe Nursing Home this week as staff and residents enjoyed a singing sixties day.  aRetro Rita performed some socially distanced entertainment for all to enjoy…

 

Carol bids farewell with the Jerusalema. Thank you for your 15 years at Downham Grange

Carol bids farewell with the Jerusalema. Thank you for your 15 years at Downham Grange

When Carol Hannan decided to take early retirement, it was quite a challenge for colleagues to think of a fitting send-off for such a larger-than-life character. However, staff at Downham…

 

Giving families the knowledge and skills to support a loved one with dementia is so important.

Giving families the knowledge and skills to support a loved one with dementia is so important.

Giving families the knowledge and skills to support a loved one with dementia is so important. It can make the eventual move into a care home much smoother for both…

 

Ukulele Phill

Ukulele Phill

The arrival of Phill Mahers as activities coordinator at Four Oaks nursing home, in Partington, has been music to the ears of residents. For the irrepressible character has quickly become known…

 

Branksome Heights Care Home created a raffle prize draw yesterday in aid of Macmillan cancer support

Branksome Heights Care Home created a raffle prize draw yesterday in aid of Macmillan cancer support

Branksome Heights Care Home created a raffle prize draw yesterday in aid of Macmillan cancer support. Prizes included a luxury hamper, a £50 voucher for Chez Fred fish & chip shop, Body Shop treats,…

 

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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