Today one of our residents has been granted her wish and we have accompanied her shopping to The Mall at Cribbs Causeway When the pandemic hit we, unfortunately, had to put ‘Wishing Tree Trips’ on hold as most of the wishes were to go on trips. Now that places are opening back up we are…

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We are so proud that BBC Gloucester featured some of our fantastic work on their page once again!We strive to provide ‘out of the box’ and stimulating activities for the people living at Castleford House, and we feel that we managed to achieve this with our ‘Inking And Drinking’ afternoon. It helped to lift people’s…

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Today we made the most of the weather and the beautiful garden space that we have. It was lovely to have all the residents enjoying the sunshine.

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We have found the perfect way to stay cool on this very hot sunny day.This afternoon, we visited the Castleford Ice Cream Parlour, where we treated ourselves to single and double scoop ice-creams and some delicious ice-cream sundaes.The favourite sweet treat of the afternoon was undoubtedly the mint choc chip with a flake and everyone…

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Today we boarded Castleford Airways and caught the Milkwood Airbus to Ibiza! We created a cabin in Wye Lounge and used the TV to display a take off, flying and landing simulation for people to experience a flight to Ibiza, all from the comfort of our home! People who boarded the CF212707 flight to Ibiza…

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This afternoon one of our gentleman requested a pint and so we decided to open up The Castleford Arms! People have joined us in the pub to enjoy a variety of alcoholic beverages and snacks, all whilst appreciating company with good friends! Whilst enjoying a tipple we have danced and sang the afternoon away with…

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We had a fun morning creating some bird feeders for our garden. We used some cheerios and some other cereals and piece of string to create some feed for our birds. We then popped them up in some of the trees in the garden and wait for the birds to come!

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This afternoon we learned that most people have a wild side and we wanted to explore that! We also wanted to try something very different so we opened our own ‘Castleford Tattoo Parlour’ People have visited the parlour, set up in the Severn Lounge, to receive temporary tattoos of their choice! We did this whilst…

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Today, back by popular demand, cheese tasting has made a return! This morning we visited Chepstow Farm Shop and picked up a selection of cheeses! We asked people what they wanted to try and the most popular answer was cheddar and Stilton, so that’s what we got! To accompany the cheeses we had both white…

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