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Could this be the first care home with its very own theme tune? It’s a ‘pipe dream’ come true

Could this be the first care home with its very own theme tune? It’s a ‘pipe dream’ come true

February 18 2019

A new care home in Edinburgh has released its very own theme tune after a recent competition.

Flying high - Ruth and Eamon help a Highmarket House resident fulfil dream to see a vintage plane

Flying high - Ruth and Eamon help a Highmarket House resident fulfil dream to see a vintage plane

February 14 2019

When the team at Highmarket House found out that 96-year-old resident Violet had a hankering to see a Spitfire plane again, they quickly set to work to find a suitable aircraft.

When our national obsession with Valentine’s can cause pain

When our national obsession with Valentine’s can cause pain

February 13 2019

 For the young and young at heart, Valentine’s fun can last all week, but a national dementia expert is advising people to be on hand for those who are liv

Cooking for Sir David Attenborough and the Princess Royal good training for our top chef

Cooking for Sir David Attenborough and the Princess Royal good training for our top chef

February 5 2019

Months of head-to-head heats and a showdown final have seen Graham Watson crowned as our care home chef of the year.

Care home residents taking part in this weekend’s birdwatching event

Care home residents taking part in this weekend’s birdwatching event

January 25 2019

Once again, residents in around 50 Care UK homes are celebrating all things avian this week with the arrival of the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch.

Team behind multi-million pound Montfort Manor celebrates ‘topping out’

Team behind multi-million pound Montfort Manor celebrates ‘topping out’

January 17 2019

A £6.5 million Ashford care home has marked its latest construction milestone with the help of a special guest.

Fairs, Father Christmas and friends have helped to make Christmas special

Fairs, Father Christmas and friends have helped to make Christmas special

December 24 2018

Care UK teams and residents have been very busy creating, decorating and celebrating with friends, family and the community as the festive season is celebrated throughout 120 homes nationwide.

Care UK rejects CMA claims

Care UK rejects CMA claims

December 6 2018

Care UK does not accept the Competition and Markets Authority’s views on the matter of administration fees and will be defending any legal action the CMA may choose to take against us.

Local hero officially opens Murrayside

Local hero officially opens Murrayside

December 5 2018

The people of Edinburgh recently celebrated the grand launch of the city’s newest care home, with the help of special guests.

A right Royal birthday party for Maurice

A right Royal birthday party for Maurice

December 4 2018

Maurice Day, one of our minibus drivers, has just celebrated his 70th birthday in style - with an invitation to a party hosted by Prince Charles!

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