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Visit to Axmouth church.

Posted: 19th December 2016

This morning some of our residents from The Check House enjoyed seeing the Christmas tree in Axmouth church. It looks wonderfully festive.

"Cakeography"

Posted: 19th December 2016

Elisa Charles can be seen in the photo with her son Charles. A very proud Elisa is holding the book her granddaughter Lucy has recently had published, titled "Cakeography". A selection of the cakes will be sampled at a coffee afternoon on the 26th January 2017. Lucy says her book is an "accumulation of all her most loved food and drink from childhood to the present day, home and abroad in delicious cake form."

Thornfields Christmas Party!

Posted: 19th December 2016

An lovely, fun time was enjoyed at Thornfield by both the residents and staff at their Christmas party. Everyone joined in the fun. Emma and Mike did an amazing feast for tea too. Thank you to everyone.

Christmas card making at Silverleigh.

Posted: 19th December 2016

 Getting ready for Christmas making homemade cards. Always a fun activity no matter what age we are!

Christmas party season!

Posted: 19th December 2016

Tha Check House was the first to have their annual Christmas party. It was a fabulous event enjoyed by everyone. The food was amazing and the band played many popular Christmas hits.

Carol singing at Silverleigh

Posted: 14th December 2016

Children from St Mary's Catholic Primary School in Axminster came and sang carols to our residents and then enjoyed a little treat from Father Christmas. A great start to Christmas festivities.

Christmas decorations at The Check House

Posted: 8th December 2016

A big thank you to Nijole for doing a lovely job decorating The Check House with the seasonal decorations. Everywhere looks very festive.

Cheese tasting class at The Check House

Posted: 6th December 2016

This morning some of our ladies at The Check House thoroughly enjoyed a cheese tasting class with the activities staff . Thanks to our chefs in the kitchen for preparing the cheese board.

Waiting for carol singing at Thornfield!

Posted: 6th December 2016

Jack is looked after by one of our activity staff and so spends alot of time at Thornfield. He has become a firm favourite with the residents and this morning is waiting and ready to join in with carol singing around the piano!

Trip to Seaton sea front.

Posted: 5th December 2016

Some residents from Silverleigh enjoyed a walk along the sea front at Seaton followed by a cup of tea at The Check House.

A festive morning at Thornfield.

Posted: 5th December 2016

Our residents thoroughly enjoyed singing carols this morning while they made a giant reindeer for the home. Lots of smiles and giggles were heard throughout the morning!

Great talent at Silverleigh.

Posted: 5th December 2016

Pip can be seen proudly holding a lovely picture of an owl which she painted and now hangs in her room.

Silverleigh start Christmas festivities too!

Posted: 1st December 2016

The Christmas trees have arrived and two of our residents braved the cold weather and helped decorate the outside tree today.

Welcome homemade treats are also in reception for visitors to enjoy when they arrive at Silverleigh.

Welcoming mincepies at The Check House

Posted: 1st December 2016

1st of December means homemade mincepie time! Lots more to come this months for everyone to enjoy.

1st December and festivities start at Thornfield!

Posted: 1st December 2016

The staff and residents were feeling very festive today decorating the home ready for Christmas with homemade mincepies to enjoy too.

Thornfield outing to Otter Nurseries

Posted: 29th November 2016

Yesterday some of our residents went out on the minibus to Otter Nursery to enjoy the festive decorations. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the outing.

Christmas is coming at Thornfield!

Posted: 25th November 2016

Kathleen really enjoyed making a homemade Christmas tree out of old magazines with Michelle our activities assistant. It looks amazing!

Harp music at The Check House

Posted: 25th November 2016

Some of our residents thoroughly enjoyed a peaceful and tranquil morning listening to Cheryl Watson playing her harp in our newly finished communal area.

"Stir up Sunday" at The Check House

Posted: 23rd November 2016

On the last Sunday before the season of Advent it is traditional for everyone to stir the mixture for the Christmas pudding. Everyone now waits eagerly to taste it on the 25th of December!

New tables for the dining room at Silverleigh

Posted: 21st November 2016

Ten new tables arrived at Silverleigh today for the dining room all brightly painted which gives a fun vibrant feel to the room.