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Happy residents at The Depperhaugh Nursing Home

Christopher could take it no longer and finally agreed to let me cut his extremely long and curly hair today. Check out that handsome, and very cheeky face!
This afternoon residents at The Depperhaugh Nursing Home have been tasting various chocolates in search of their favourites. We've discovered that Eric likes Chocolate Orange, Beryl likes Eclairs and both Nanette and Sylvia love them all.
We've picked our first crop of runner beans and courgette today, and some raspberries too, and Support Worker Amy has rescued a grasshopper, who (if you zoom in closer to see) had been crawling along the freshly painted walls.

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