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Restocking the shop at Thornfield

Posted: 21st July 2017

While Paula went to Tescos to replenish stocks Kathleen was busy pricing and labelling the stock in Marjories Store. Meanwhile some of our ladies went shopping in the shop and then enjoyed a great cuppa out in the sunshine.

Silverleigh celebrate their Summer Garden Party

Posted: 20th July 2017

Silverleigh was also so lucky with the weather for their summer party. Warm, dry and sunny. What an amazing summer we have enjoyed. Once again thank you to all the staff for all the time and effort put in to make the day special for everyone.

Also many happy returns to Kim who celebrated her birthday with another amazing cake baked in the kitchen. Thank you to the whole team.

Gardening chores at The Check House

Posted: 20th July 2017

Sandy and Alex love the gardeneing club and often help with the watering of the plants on the terrace to help Vince.

Walking the dogs at The Check House

Posted: 19th July 2017

Pat and Diana took Ness and Bella for a walk yesterday and little Pippin joined in too, 

Happy birthday to Maureen at The Check House

Posted: 19th July 2017

Maureen thoroughly enjoyed her birthday and lovely celebratory cake made by Phil.

Summer Party at The Check House

Posted: 19th July 2017

The Check House celebrated their summer party on the new terrace and in the newly laid out gardens in glorious weather last week. A big thank you to all the staff for the huge amount of work and effort to make the day very special for everyone. The food was stunning and so much was eaten and enjoyed. The whole day was just such a treat.

Happy birthday to Helen at Silverleigh

Posted: 16th July 2017

The Deputy Manager celebrated her birthday and also 20 years of working at Silverleigh.

The staff in the kitchen created a wonderful cake for her.

Garden delights at Silverleigh

Posted: 16th July 2017

Admiring the wonderful flowers in the garden and planting the runner beans! 

Musical entertainment at Thornfield

Posted: 16th July 2017

The residents enjoyed an amazing time listening to Jerri Hart singing the old classics and playing the trumpet. He is such a talent and everyone loved his visit.

Happy birthday wishes to a resident at Thornfield

Posted: 14th July 2017

Emma has done it again with an amazing cake she has baked and decorated to celebrate Marys birthday. What amazing fun.

Silverleigh residents go to a dog show.

Posted: 12th July 2017

Some residents had a lovely Sunday at Cloakham Lawn Dog Show. The weather was perfect too.

Happy birthday to Kate at Thornfield

Posted: 12th July 2017

Once again Emma has made a stunning birthday cake. Kate spent the day with her daughter , staff and residents and had a lovely time. We all wish her many happy returns.

Help in the garden at Silverleigh

Posted: 12th July 2017

David has been helping the team in the garden during this hot spell of weather. Also lots of residents have been enjoying the garden and sitting under the gazebo in the shade.

Creative times at Thornfield

Posted: 12th July 2017

The residents at Thornfield have once again been working with Maria from Creative Minds to produce a new window display for Hospice Care. At the moment it is still work in progress but we look forward to seeing the completed work soon.

Fun and laughter at Thornfield!

Posted: 10th July 2017

There is always so much laughter and fun at Thornfield!!

Games in the garden at Thornfield

Posted: 10th July 2017

With all this glorious weather the residents make the most of the sunny days with games in the garden.

Connect 4 at The Check House

Posted: 10th July 2017

 We have just purchased a new game for the terrace at The Check House and Roger and Robin can be seen enjoying a game of Connect 4 on a glorious sunny day.

Great activity day for residents at Thornfield

Posted: 10th July 2017

Some of the residents from Thornfield went to the Seaton Coastal Crafts and made some amazing driftwood boats. Lots of fun and there was laughter all the time!

Gardening Club at The Check House

Posted: 10th July 2017

Anthea is decorating a new flower pot for the Gardening Club. A great fun way of creating something quite unique.

Flowers and walks at The Check House

Posted: 10th July 2017

Valerie is admiring Vinces wonderful pots of flowers which he has placed all around The Check House. He is an amazing gardener and it is a joy to see the displays he creates.

Valerie is also taking Pippin for a walk. She just looks like a ball of fluff but everyone adores her.