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Baking at The Check House

Posted: 20th March 2019

Some of our residents enjoyed making chocolate crispie cakes ready for afternoon tea today! Hope everyone enjoys them as they look delicious.

St Patrick Day celebrations at Silverleigh

Posted: 18th March 2019

St Patricks Day was celebrated with dancing, Guinness and a St Patricks Day cake made by chef Martin.

Outing to the pub from Silverleigh

Posted: 18th March 2019

Some of our residents enjoyed a drink at the Axminster Inn on Saturday.

Daisy Chain visits The Check House

Posted: 15th March 2019

The residents once again loved the performance from Daisy Chain Productions. The show title was "The Greatest Show" and it really was most enjoyable. Everyone loved singing and dancing along to their brilliant songs!

A blustery walk from Silverleigh

Posted: 15th March 2019

After a blustery walk this week some of our residents enjoyed a warm cuppa in a local cafe.

Birthday greetings at The Check House

Posted: 15th March 2019

Jackie had a lovely birthday this week with her husband Clive, and they both enjoyed the cake made specially for her birthday, by our chefs.

Horse racing at Silverleigh

Posted: 15th March 2019

Place your bets ladies and gentlemen!! The residents enjoyed a spot of horse racing, choosing which colour horse would come first. Trevor one of our Maintenance Team made the board for our residents to enjoy.

Drumming Circle at The Check House

Posted: 13th March 2019

Everyone had a brilliant time yesterday when Sue and Drew's Drum Circle came to visit.

Return visit of Rocky to The Check House

Posted: 13th March 2019

The residents and especially Sue, love seeing Rocky when he comes to visit. 

Preparing for Colour Week at Thornfield

Posted: 11th March 2019

Emma and Mike have been busy trying out lots of ideas and recipes for amazing colourful foods for the residents to try and enjoy during colour week. What an outstanding team we have in the kitchen. Thank you to you both. The residents must have had such fun and pleasure eating the wonderful food that has been prepared.

Happy birthday to Rene at Thornfield

Posted: 11th March 2019

Rene celebrated her birthday yesterday with family and friends and her special cake was marked 10 out of 10. Thank you once again to Emma.

Happy birthday to Ann at Thornfield

Posted: 11th March 2019

Ann Sheridan had a lovely day celebrating her birthday last week. Best wishes from us all.

Birthday greetings at Silverleigh

Posted: 11th March 2019

Barbara Rodgers celebrated her birthday with family and friends enjoying a lovely cake made by our chefs.

A visit by Forget-me-not Group at Thornfield

Posted: 11th March 2019

This visit was all about the Oscars. Some well deserved Oscars were given out to some of our wonderful ladies!

Watching runners from the Check House

Posted: 11th March 2019

Michael really enjoyed sitting outside yesterday morning watching the thousands of runners go by. Tom our administrator at The Check House was one of them!!

Help from Paula at Thornfield

Posted: 11th March 2019

Paula has been a massive help planning out some of next months activities at the home.

Drum circle one again at Thornfield

Posted: 11th March 2019

Everyone loves a good sing song with the drum circle! It's always lots of fun.

Millie becomes the entertainer at Thornfield!

Posted: 11th March 2019

Last week Millie took on the role of the entertainer when she had a quick tinker on the piano.

Helping hands at The Check House

Posted: 6th March 2019

Pauline has always been very house proud and loves to help the domestic staff at The Check House with their daily housework.

Pancake treats at The Check House

Posted: 6th March 2019

It's a shame Shrove Tuesday is only once a year!!