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Greek dancing at Thornfield

Posted: 25th June 2019

Another fabulous, but tiring afternoons dancing with Yannis. Everyone loves his visits.

Emmas cake for a birthday at Thornfield

Posted: 25th June 2019

Another fantastic creation by Emma for Dorothy's birthday. Dorothy was so thrilled with the cake.

Daisy Chain productions visit The Check House

Posted: 25th June 2019

Everyone had a brilliant time yesterday afternoon when Daisy Chain Productions put on their show ABBAsolutelyABBA. Everyone enjoyed singing and dancing along to many of their popular hits.

Arts Cafe visit from Silverleigh

Posted: 25th June 2019

Residents enjoy their weekly visit to the Arts Cafe in Axminster where they lead a singalong. Members of the public regularly come along and join in. Everyone has such a fun time.

Favourite activity at The Check House

Posted: 19th June 2019

Almost everyday the new Tovertafel is used at The Check House. The residents love it!

Flower arranging at The Check House

Posted: 19th June 2019

Kathleen really enjoys flower arranging and then displays them around the home for everyone to enjoy.

Movie afternoon at The Check House

Posted: 17th June 2019

The residents thoroughly enjoyed watching The Third Man (1949). Drinks and popcorn of course were served in the interval! The next movie afternoon is on the 26th July when the film showing will be Chitty Chitty Bang Bang(1968)!

A game of darts at Thornfield

Posted: 16th June 2019

A few of our gentlemen had a lovely game of darts. They all enjoyed the competition!

China Town Roses at Silverleigh

Posted: 16th June 2019

Mrs Bardey enjoyed a little sunshine when she sat on the bench near our wonderful display of China Town roses infront of Silverleigh. They smell wonderful too.

Another stunning cake from Emma at Thornfield

Posted: 16th June 2019

How does Emma think of these amazing creations! Another delighted resident received a very special cake for their birthday.

Cup Cake Day at Thornfield

Posted: 16th June 2019

Thornfield raised £106.75 for the Alzheimers Society when they held their cupcake day.

Thank you once again to everyone.

Silverleighs Cup Cake Day!

Posted: 16th June 2019

Siverleigh also held a cupcake day last week to raise funds for the Alzheimers Society. It certainly brightened everyones day too! Thank you to everyone who contributed.

Outing to Colyford Memorial Hall

Posted: 16th June 2019

Residents were invited to Colyford Memorial Hall by the Rotary Club to enjoy a cream tea. Michael, David, Patricia and Elizabeth all had a lovely time. Both the food and entertainment was superb.

Cake sale at The Check House

Posted: 16th June 2019

The Check House took part in a cake sale to raise money for the Alzheimers Society. Everyone had a great time and a total of £42.97 was raised for the charity. Well done everyone.

Happy birthday to Pat at The Check House

Posted: 11th June 2019

Pat had a fantastic day on Saturday celebrating her birthday with her family.

Beach ball fun at The Check House

Posted: 11th June 2019

Often the simple games are such fun, good exercise and gives everyone a good laugh!

Yannis visits The Check House

Posted: 11th June 2019

Everyone loves it when Yannis comes and runs his Greek Dancing Class. It is good fun, energetic and lots of residents join in.

Sing-a-long at Silverleigh

Posted: 11th June 2019

Sue and Drew's sing-a-long really does get everyone singing and dancing! It is a great monthly visit which everyone enjoys.

D-Day commemoration at Silvereligh

Posted: 7th June 2019

Some of our residents attended the D-Day Commemoration at the War Memorial on the church green in Axminster to honour this important anniversary. It was a very emotional gathering.

Kittens visit The Check House!

Posted: 7th June 2019

Care assistant Zoe is raising some kittens and she brought one in to show the residents. The kitten is two weeks old and Zoe has asked the residents to name her. Animals always have such a wonderful effect on people!