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Spring Lodge pays tribute to three retired nurses on International Nurses Day

Spring Lodge pays tribute to three retired nurses on International Nurses Day

They spent their working lives caring for others so on International Nurses Day (May 12) it was only right that a fuss was made of them. Retired nurses Daphne Shave,…

 

Brackley Care Home garden dedicated to war veteran whose granddaughter designed it

Brackley Care Home garden dedicated to war veteran whose granddaughter designed it

A new family garden at Brackley Care Home will be dedicated to the memory of a Second World War veteran whose granddaughter designed it. Isabella Allen, 12, a student at…

 

VE Day anniversary celebration for Jantje, 93, survivor of Nazi occupation

VE Day anniversary celebration for Jantje, 93, survivor of Nazi occupation

Jantje Huggins being presented with Dutch tulips by activities coordinator Aimee Davey, at a VE Day celebration at Spring Lodge care home in Woolverstone

 

Couple celebrate Golden Wedding at St Clements

Couple celebrate Golden Wedding at St Clements

A couple who have celebrated their Golden Wedding at St Clements Nursing Home, in Norwich, put down their long, happy relationship “to a lot of hard work”. Norman Ashford, 78,…

 

Luxury nursing home in Holt, Norfolk, will generate 100 jobs

Luxury nursing home in Holt, Norfolk, will generate 100 jobs

Kingsley Healthcare is delighted that plans have been approved for its next luxury care home, in Holt, north Norfolk. The green light from North Norfolk District Council means construction work…

 

We are embracing a new era at Allonsfield House

We are embracing a new era at Allonsfield House

We are embracing a new era at Allonsfield House as a nursing home!  Welcome to our nurses, from left, Eralda Kurti, Mel Robinson and Anna O'Neil.

 

Brooke House support worker has sponsored head shave to mark the Queen

Brooke House support worker has sponsored head shave to mark the Queen's birthday

Support worker Samuel Hales confessed he was slightly nervous about trusting in colleagues and residents at Brooke House care home for his future hair style. But replacing his wavy curls…

 

Daisy is made Queen for the day at Thorp House

Daisy is made Queen for the day at Thorp House

Daisy Stretton was born in the same year as Queen Elizabeth and, after waiting 94 years, she finally received the full Royal treatment herself. One day ahead of the Queen’s…

 

Thorp House nursing home in national finals for three care awards

Thorp House nursing home, in Griston, near Watton, is celebrating a hat-trick of nominations in two separate national care awards. Senior support worker Gemma Boldy, who has worked at the…

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