It’s a strange and odd feeling greeting you all, a year after the date when the pandemic began! It would be nice to say life is fully normal, but I don’t think it ever will be totally normal. The Lodge, to date, is able to report a 100% clean sheet on COVID cases – all…

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We feel very lucky as over the last few weeks and months, we have received lots of lovely presents and kind donations. It makes us feel very grateful to know that friends, family and the local community are thinking of us. Thank you to everyone!

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Valentine’s Day was a masked affair for some but we made sure that everyone here at The Lodge felt happy and loved!

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Thanks to regular testing and vaccinations, we have been able to retain the services of Dan Hines and Mel Bowkett to keep the clients fit and well during lockdown. We have also added another session once a week. One of our favourite organised activities is our group sessions where we gather for exercises and games.…

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We had a lovely Christmas and we did it COVID-style!!! We enjoyed carol singers, window visits and Susan loved her chocs. Although, it was a Christmas like no other, the staff at the Lodge managed to make it a lovely day with a super meal for the clients. Normally, some of the clients go home…

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I’m delighted to share with you all that the final total for my bike ride was a massive £2338.00!!!!! Thank you all so very much. Here I am at the end of my 183 mile! Robin CheesmanDirector, Milkwood Care  To donate please go to https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/Robin-Cheesman

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Peddling progress update – a very big thank you As November, or should I say Movember, comes to an end, I’m pleased to report that the final leg of my 183 mile bike ride has been completed.  I have been lucky during the course of the ride to have had reasonably good weather, a good…

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Peddling progress update – a week of ups and downs It was great to see donations and pledges go past that raised last year, and at the time of writing the total has just gone past £1500.  I started the week with a hard, hilly virtual ride into Marlborough, which in reality was a hard…

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