𝗧 𝗛 𝗔 𝗡 𝗞 𝗬 𝗢 𝗨 On behalf of everyone at Castleford House we would like to say a massive thank you to Chelsea and Rhidian for donating their beautiful wedding flowers to us! We had a lovely morning arranging the flowers. The ladies put them on the dining room tables for everyone…

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Happy Easter to all of our friends and family! We celebrated Easter in true Castleford style! We started our day with an Easter hunt in the sensory garden, which we had perfect weather for. We then had an Easter banquet, with grazing platters and an eggs-travagant Easter cake accompanied with a our own take on…

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The easter celebrations have officially begun at Castleford! We started them today with an a Easter-themed tea party. We indulged on chocolate cheesecake-filled Easter eggs with an orange spritzer, whilst we listened to classical Easter music and reminisced about our own traditions. The most popular tradition was eating a lot of chocolate, which we don’t…

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In January, we introduced a new addition to the Castleford family, Callie the cat!Callie is a ‘dementia companion pet’ and is very realistic. The research behind these fantastic animals suggests that they are valuable in enhancing well-being, communication and other behavioural aspects. Callie is like our other resident’s beloved Daisy the dog and we’re positive…

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We brought all the fun of the fair to Castleford with a range of typical funfair games, smells and tastes. The residents and staff hooked a duck, tried to win sweets on the claw machine and lined up to try and beat the highest score on the shooting range. With the smells of candy floss…

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To celebrate all of our wonderful mothers at Castleford, we served a champagne breakfast with mimosas and homemade cupcakes.Happy Mother’s Day to all of our amazing mothers, aunts and grandmothers here with us, and all of our relatives and friends of Castleford.

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Antipasto platter, selection of wines, good company and MJ on the Alexa is our idea of a perfect evening at Castleford! The drinks flowed and people enjoyed trying different foods and favours, whilst dancing the night away.

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With Irish music, traditional St Patrick’s day food and a Guinness in hand, we have celebrated this Irish day in style! Our own Galway girl, didn’t hesitate to indulge in the Irish stew and have a Guinness, or two! Another resident, who tells us about her Irish roots, also had a brilliant afternoon singing along…

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A couple of our lovely ladies went out and about this week for a beautiful walk as spring begins.The ladies loved looking at the flowers and admiring the wonderful view of our home in the glorious weather

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After discovering so many different flavours of hot cross buns, we decided to try some of them, and held a taster afternoon .With five different flavours there was plenty of choice and a great way to promote nutrition with these delicious buns . Everyone who tried them was invited and to score them – Marmite…

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