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Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre 100% hit with patients

Shepton Mallet NHS Treatment Centre 100% hit with patients

March 11 2019

We have scored 100% on the national Friends and Family Test

 “Make sure you know what you want to do, and be determined to do it” – older women share their wisdom

“Make sure you know what you want to do, and be determined to do it” – older women share their wisdom

March 7 2019

To celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday 8th March, 12 female care home residents across the UK have been sharing the advice they’d give to their younger selves.

Mayor officially opens Mountbatten Grange

Mayor officially opens Mountbatten Grange

March 6 2019

The people of Windsor recently celebrated the grand launch of the town’s newest care home, with the help of some special guests.

Worcester home manager in finals of national nursing awards for pioneering dementia care

Worcester home manager in finals of national nursing awards for pioneering dementia care

February 26 2019

The home manager of a Worcester care home has reached the finals of this year’s British Journal of Nursing (BNJ) Awards, designed to recognise the very highest levels of nursing in the country.

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.

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