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Nurses past and present honoured at Redwalls Nursing Home on International Nurses Day

Nurses past and present honoured at Redwalls Nursing Home on International Nurses Day

Grace Hufton worked as a nurse during the Second World War tending to wounded servicemen and civilians injured in bombing raids. And after a career that packed a lifetime of…

 

A very glamorous May Ashburner celebrated her 100th birthday

A very glamorous May Ashburner celebrated her 100th birthday

A very glamorous May Ashburner celebrated her 100th birthday with a special service led by Reverend Joy Fernando and the choir from Holy Cross Church, in Caston. The roof at Thorp…

 

Queen Charlotte Care Home brings Bridgerton to its jubilee fete

Queen Charlotte Care Home brings Bridgerton to its jubilee fete

A jubilee fete at Queen Charlotte Nursing Home, near Weymouth, from 11am to 3pm on Saturday, June 4, will celebrate the historic building’s links to a Royal from the Bridgerton…

 

The Depperhaugh puts on Diamond Wedding lunch for couple whose relationship blossomed during driving lessons

The Depperhaugh puts on Diamond Wedding lunch for couple whose relationship blossomed during driving lessons

Cars have always been a passion of Malcolm Metcalfe so it is no wonder that one played a key role in putting his life-long relationship into gear. His future wife…

 

Kingsley responds a second time to Ukrainian aid effort

Kingsley responds a second time to Ukrainian aid effort

A second vanload of aid for Ukrainian refugees has been loaded at Kingsley Healthcare’s head office, Kingsley House, in Clapham Road South, Lowestoft.

 

Colne House care home rated Good in every category in Care Quality Commission (CQC) report

Colne House care home rated Good in every category in Care Quality Commission (CQC) report

CQC inspectors received glowing endorsements from residents during their visit last month to Colne House care home in Earls Colne. One said the Kingsley Healthcare run service in Station Road…

 

Redwalls Nursing Home

Redwalls Nursing Home's head chef celebrates hat-trick of cake competition wins

The head chef at Redwalls Nursing Home, who has cooked for two US presidents, is celebrating a hat-trick of wins in a national cake competition. Sharon Johnson’s chocolate indulgence, designed…

 

Kingsley Healthcare to pay all employees the Real Living Wage at a minimum

Kingsley Healthcare to pay all employees the Real Living Wage at a minimum

We are delighted to announce that, from this month, all our staff are to be paid at or above the rate set by the Real Living Wage Foundation. This means…

 

Unique therapy farm opens at Suffolk care home

A therapy farm, believed to be the first of its kind attached to a care home, has opened near Woodbridge. The community therapy farm at Allonsfield House Nursing Home in…

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