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Outing from Thornfield

Posted: 18th October 2018

Some of the residents enjoyed their bus trip to Lyme Regis to sea the giant waves crashing onto the shore.

Magic at Thornfield

Posted: 18th October 2018

Simon the Magic Man visited Thornfield this week. The room was full of laughter. The residents thoroughly enjoyed watching his magic tricks followed by balloon modelling. It was a fantastic morning.

Music at Thornfield

Posted: 18th October 2018

The residents always love to relax and listen to the harpist.

Bespoke playlists at The Check House

Posted: 18th October 2018

We have recently got an I-Pad so our residents can listen to their favourite music. Ann loves Elvis Presley and Maureen loves Cliff Richard. Kathleen and Neal who have been married for seventy years helped eachother to pick their favourites which included Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald and many others. Music just brings back so many memories and brings people together.

Birthday greetings at Silverleigh

Posted: 18th October 2018

Mr Bradbury-Pratt enjoyed his birthday celebrations at Silverleigh with a delicious cake.

Dancing at the Check House

Posted: 15th October 2018

Residents had a lovely time dancing to Paul Stevens weekly Sunday One Man Show.

Watching the Royal Wedding at Silverleigh

Posted: 15th October 2018

Everyone loves a Royal Wedding! The marriage of Princess Eugenie to Jack Brooksbank was very popular viewing on Friday.

Word games at Silverleigh

Posted: 15th October 2018

Last Friday the residents had to try and think of a town, city or country starting with each letter of the alphabet. With some residents from different parts of the world and others who have travelled extensively, the quiz went very well!

Harvest service for some residents from Silverleigh

Posted: 10th October 2018

Reverend Mary Harding is a familiar face at Silverleigh as she visits and holds a monthly Holy Communion at Silverleigh. Some of the residents really enjoyed attending a Harvest Church Service at All Saints Church.

Macmillan cake baking competition at Silverleigh

Posted: 10th October 2018

Silverleigh held a cake baking competition raising funds for Macmillan. Tash and Grace's delicious looking cakes were judged as joint winners. Well done to both! Alan West and Steve Black entertained everyone with their guitars and singing and it was altogether a lovely afternoon.

Music at The Check House

Posted: 10th October 2018

Once again Sue and Drew came and led their musical activity session which is hugely enjoyed by the residents.

Literacy game at The Check House

Posted: 10th October 2018

The residents have been exercising there minds with a great literacy game. The idea was to come up with as many words as possible using given letters on a board. Everyone did really well.

More birthday greetings at Thornfield

Posted: 8th October 2018

Everyone helped to prepare for Ann's 70th Birthday party which was enjoyed by staff, residents and family.

A big thank you to Emma for yet another stunning cake.

Birthday greetings at Thornfield

Posted: 8th October 2018

Happy birthday to Marlene from everyone.

Help at Thornfield

Posted: 8th October 2018

Mike always likes to help and support our maintenance team.

Baking at The Check House

Posted: 8th October 2018

"Baking with Becky" is our very popular cookery class. On Sunday the residents enjoyed making a delicious flapjack for afternoon tea.

Napkin folding at Silverleigh

Posted: 8th October 2018

Mrs Burgess helpfully assisted Natalie in folding napkins ready for supper.

Cinema afternoon at Silverleigh

Posted: 8th October 2018

Everyone was 'glued' to a black and white wartime film, called Reach for the Sky and really enjoyed it.

Aromatherapy at Silverleigh

Posted: 8th October 2018

Mr Godfrey thoroughly enjoyed an aromatherapy hand massage with Nicola.

Sing-along at Silverleigh

Posted: 8th October 2018

A sing-along with a difference! Everyone loves the weekly karaoke sessions.