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Daisy Chain Productions visit The Check House

Posted: 14th November 2018

Melissa from Daisy Chain Productions came and did a fantastic performance of the show "A Tribute to Vera Lynn". There was a huge crowd in the lounge and everyone really enjoyed joining in with the many classic hits and songs which were sung during the War.

Shopping expedition from The Check House

Posted: 13th November 2018

Sue, Becky and Sian went on a shopping trip to Sidmouth. Sue was delighted as she bought a whole new winter wardrobe!

11am on 11/11 at The Check House

Posted: 12th November 2018

Yesterday at 11am The Check House held a ceremony to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1. It was a very moving and humbling time.

Preparing for Remembrance Sunday at The Check House

Posted: 9th November 2018

Yesterday Kathleen made a fabulous flower display for this coming Sunday.

Birthday wishes at Silverleigh

Posted: 8th November 2018

Mrs Gale celebrated her birthday with her friends and a delicious homemade cake.

Fun with the dogs at Thornfield

Posted: 8th November 2018

The residents had great fun today playing with Maggie and Jack!

Thornfield choir practice

Posted: 8th November 2018

Every Thursday is the regular choir practice which the residents love.

Flower arranging at Thornfield

Posted: 8th November 2018

The residents had a great time arranging flowers which filled the garden room with the wonderful smell of fresh flowers.

A quiet corner at Silverleigh

Posted: 8th November 2018

David found a cosy warm spot to read the newspaper.

Selling poppies for the Royal British Legion at The Check House

Posted: 8th November 2018

Our residents have been helping to sell poppies. It is so important to remember the brave men and women who gave their lives for our freedom all those years ago.

Theatre trip from Thornfield

Posted: 8th November 2018

Some of our residents had a great outing to the Sidmouth Theatre to watch Christmas Memories. It was certainly a good early way to get into the Christmas spirit!

Flower arranging at Silverleigh

Posted: 8th November 2018

Some lovely flower arrangements were created by our residents to enjoy around the home.

Annual Firework Display at The Check House

Posted: 6th November 2018

What an amazing evening. Thank you to both Vince and Karolina for setting off the fireworks.

The food was also delicious and so thank you to the whole team for making the evening special for our residents. There were mini cheeseburgers, hotdogs and yummy homemade hot chocolate with marshmallows.

Art class at Silverleigh

Posted: 6th November 2018

The art class yesterday at Silverleigh was inspired by Bonfire Night. Some wonderful art work was produced by the residents.

Richie also visits Silverleigh

Posted: 6th November 2018

This is also an absolute favourite afternoon for our residents who so enjoy singing and dancing along with Richie.

Music at The Check House

Posted: 6th November 2018

As always everyone really enjoyed Richie James and his latest musical performance.

Help for the Maintenance Team at Thornfield

Posted: 6th November 2018

Brian really enjoys helping the Maintenance Team whenever he can.

Cake decorating at Thornfield

Posted: 6th November 2018

The residents helped Emma and Mike by decorating the flapjacks ready for afternoon tea.

Painting at Thornfield

Posted: 6th November 2018

The residents had a lovely afternoon collecting lots of fallen leaves and then drawing and painting them.

Happy birthday to Val at Silverleigh

Posted: 6th November 2018

Val has worked at Silverleigh for 14 years and on Friday she celebrated a special birthday! She was taken by suprise during her break with a chorus of happy birthday, a lovely cake and presents.