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Vinces wonderful flowers at The Check House

Posted: 18th July 2019

Once again Vince has created a wonderful show of flowers outside the front door. David really enjoys helping Vince water all the plants and keeping the area looking really special. All the plants have been grown on by Vince at home before he brings then to The Check House. An enormous thank you to him.

Summer garden party at The Check House

Posted: 18th July 2019

What a summer we are having! The weather was glorious on the day The Check House had their garden party. Thank you to everyone for making it such a happy and special day for everyone. There is always so much preparation work but it was really worth it to see the residents have such an enjoyable afternoon. Shirli and Dave led the singing and dancing, the activities team decorated the home and terrace beautifully and the chefs created some wonderful food. Tom also came back from his paternity leave with Danni his wife and proudly introduced baby Harrison to everyone.

Summer Garden Party at Silverleigh

Posted: 17th July 2019

The weather was glorious for the summer garden party and everyone had a wonderful afternoon. Thank you to the whole team who made the afternoon so special for our residents and visitors.

Outing from Silverleigh

Posted: 14th July 2019

Mr Gordon had a lovely relaxing afternoon in the sunshine while he enjoyed a drink at the Axminster Inn. 

Birthday greetings to Kate at Thornfield

Posted: 14th July 2019

Kate so enjoyed her birthday with another amazing cake creation by Emma. Kate loves to read and has a large collection of books, so her birthday cake was just perfect!

Birthday greetings at Silverleigh

Posted: 10th July 2019

Mrs Upham celebrated her 90th birthday yesterday. She had fresh roses out of the garden, a lovely cake and a balloon to celebrate and to make her day special.

The harpist visits Silverleigh

Posted: 10th July 2019

Cheryl Watson entertained everyone for an afternoon with her beautiful harp music this week. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed it.

Hobbies at Silverleigh

Posted: 10th July 2019

Mr Godfrey loves to pursue his hobbies in the quietness of his own room. He loves to play his guitar and also to paint and create some lovely pictures.

CELEBRATIONS AT THORNFIELD

Posted: 4th July 2019

Everyone had an afternoon of celebrating our CQC rating of OUTSTANDING which has just been released. An enormous thank you and well done to the whole team.

Trip from Thornfield

Posted: 4th July 2019

The residents have been making the most of this glorious weather and recently went on a trip to Blackberry Camp. What a wonderful afternoon everyone had.

Birthday greetings at Silverleigh

Posted: 4th July 2019

Happy birthday to Mrs Dicker who enjoyed her birthday with a lovely cake and a glass of wine!

Flower arranging at Silverleigh

Posted: 4th July 2019

Some of the ladies at Silverleigh created some beautiful flower arrangements which were then placed all around the home for everyone to enjoy.

An exciting outing from Silverleigh

Posted: 4th July 2019

Some of our residents had a wonderful day at Longleat Safari Park, enjoying all the animals!

Looking after the plants at The Check House

Posted: 30th June 2019

Due to the really warm weather the residents have enjoyed helping to water the plants on the terrace. The plants certainly look lovely. Clifford lives at The Check House with his wife Yolande and he picked some flowers for her which she absolutely loved.

Happy times at Thornfield

Posted: 25th June 2019

Drum circle is always a favourite and great fun!

Use of a beautiful garden at Silverleigh

Posted: 25th June 2019

We are so lucky to have such a beautiful garden where family and friends can gather on sunny summer days.

Birthday greetings at Silverleigh

Posted: 25th June 2019

Mrs Beville celebrated her birthday with family, gifts and a beautiful cake.

The Check House Choir

Posted: 25th June 2019

A choir has just been started at The Check House to meet regularly to sing hymns and popular songs. Regent Street is the perfect location for the choir and soon they will be able to sing in front of a small audience.

Special birthday cake at The Check House

Posted: 25th June 2019

 Roger had an amazing time celebrating his special day with his wife and friends. Ian made a wonderful giant chocolate cup cake to celebrate Rogers birthday.

Exercise class at Thornfield

Posted: 25th June 2019

The residents have once again been put through their paces by Simon!