We were very pleased to welcome Chris Kimber to entertain our residents with his very clever balloon creations. David, Ethel, Rosemary, Wendy, Tony, Neil, Ron and Christine really enjoyed watching Chris. Christine asked Chris to make her a small white dog, which he did, and Christine was very pleased. She named the dog ‘Winter’. David…

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Some of the ladies, including Judith, Pauline, Ethel and Edith enjoyed a few games of bingo in the lounge. Ethel won the full house! Neil, Tony, Judith and Ali enjoyed a dominoes afternoon in the lounge. Neil won most of the games and Tony enjoyed choosing which domino to put down, and he was pleased…

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It was great to see Dale again, after not being able to have entertainment for a few weeks. Edith and Ethel bagsied front row seats and really enjoyed watching Delvis, they were also happy singing along with him.

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The residents ate pancakes for their pudding on Shrove Tuesday. Some residents, including Pauline, Eileen and Audrey had some fun tossing the pancakes, in the afternoon. Rosemary gave it a good go, even from her bed! Some of the staff had a competition to see who could toss the pancake the highest, which Edith, Judith,…

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Julie made Valentine’s cards and decorated hearts with some of the residents. Neil made a card, and Julie posted it to his friend, who lives in Australia, which Neil was really pleased about. Ethel and Robert enjoyed decorating hearts for their families.

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Edith, Ray, Judith, Tony and David played mini snooker with Ali and Katy. Everyone thought the activity was really good fun and they enjoyed potting the balls.

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Some of the residents and staff celebrated seeing New Year in at 12 noon, as most of the residents are asleep at midnight. Everyone had a glass of bubbles and enjoyed a party food buffet lunch. We counted down to 2022 with Big Ben’s chimes and sang Auld Lang Syne. We celebrated with party blowers…

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Tony, Neil, Judith, Edith, David (Santa was having a day off), Nina and her mum celebrated Christmas Day in style, with a lovely traditional dinner (with all the trimmings) and a glass of fizz. Edith and Judith had a great time and pulled a cracker together and the little jokes made them chuckle together. The…

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David and Katy asked our maintenance man, Julian, to build a sleigh. Julian attached the sleigh to the sides of David’s wheelchair. David’s family organised and sent an outfit to him here. David filled little stockings with chocolates, then delivered them to most of the residents in their rooms. Everyone really enjoyed seeing Santa. David…

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Some of the staff, including the night staff, dressed up to support Alzheimer’s Society’s Elf Day. Neil and David joined in and enjoyed posing with their elves’ hats while they decorated the Christmas tree with Gaye and Judith.

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