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Staff and residents at Bowbridge Court care home in Newark have been delighted to unveil the traditional British railway station, featuring facilities such as a bench seating area, classic luggage with a porter’s trolley and even bespoke decorations and signs to really get the feel of being track-side on the platform.

RESIDENTS ARE ALL ABOARD CARE HOME RAILWAY STATION

A care home has opened its own replica train station for residents to enjoy. Staff and residents at Bowbridge Court care home in Newark have been delighted to unveil the traditional British...
Last year, Care UK held a life drawing event as part of its Big Draw Festival 2019.

CARE UK TO SPONSOR THE BIG DRAW FESTIVAL 2020

Care UK is the official health and social care sponsor of The Big Draw Festival 2020, which this year is themed: The Big Green Draw: A Climate of Change.  For the second year running, Care...
Care Home Worker Paintings

CARE HOME WORKER DEDICATES PAINTINGS TO RESIDENTS

A support worker has spent a year painting canvas pictures for the sensory gardens of the care home where she has worked for 20 years.  Debbie Dyer, 58, plays a vital role in taking care of...
Brinnington Hall Crazy Golf Course has been a hit with residents!

CARE HOME WINS GARDEN COMPETITION WITH MINIATURE GOLF COURSE CREATION

Greater Manchester care home Brinnington Hall has been crowned the North West Regional Winner of Ideal Carehomes’ annual ‘Gardens in Bloom’ competition, thanks to the creation of a...
Photo Credit: Royal Star & Garter

PIRATES RULE THE WAVES AT HIGH WYCOMBE CARE HOME

A motley crew of salty sea dogs paid residents a visit to Royal Star & Garter in High Wycombe as the care home enjoyed a Pirates’ Day. The all-day event was organised by staff at the Home...
GREYLAND LAUNCHES FULL VIRUCIDAL DISINFECTANT CLEANER

GREYLAND LAUNCHES FULL VIRUCIDAL DISINFECTANT CLEANER

Leading independent cleaning chemical manufacturer Greyland has launched Spray & Wipe ULTRA, a full virucidal disinfectant cleaner tested to eliminate both Coronavirus and MRSA after one minute. ...
Social Distancing Serenades

MUSICIANS SERENADE CARE HOME RESIDENTS IN ISOLATION

Staff at Amherst Court care home in Chatham have not let the current pandemic stand in the way of residents’ day-to-day life at the home, and have come up with some fantastic ideas that work...
RMBI Care Co's Oldest Resident

RMBI CARE CO. CELEBRATES OLDEST RESIDENT’S 109TH BIRTHDAY

RMBI Care Co.’s oldest resident, Pat Corbin, recently celebrated her 109th birthday. To mark the special milestone, a tea party was held at Zetland Court home in Bournemouth, where she has...
Care Home Residents Dancing on Ice Live

AMHERST COURT RESIDENTS VISIT DANCING ON ICE

Following their ice skating trip last year , lucky residents from Amherst Court care home were invited to watch the live semi-finals of ITV competition Dancing on Ice. In September 2019, care...
Residents at Oakdale care home in Poole enjoyed a visit from two special guests – Guinness and Greyfriars Rufus the alpacas.

ALPACA FUN FOR OAKDALE CARE HOME RESIDENTS

Residents at Oakdale care home in Poole enjoyed a visit from two special guests – Guinness and Greyfriars Rufus the alpacas. As part of a wellbeing session, Wendy Williams, of Alpaca...

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