Brecon military museum

We took the residents to our local military museum to see the artefacts and learn the history. They were very interested to see all of the things that were used and worn during the World Wars. We saw lots of medals, each with different meanings, as well as guns, uniforms, flags, etc., all displayed there.…

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Trip to Royal mint

We took some residents to the Royal Mint where we learnt so much about the life cycle of coins and how much they have changed over time. We invited family members to join us so they could encounter a day out with their loved ones, with help by their side if they needed it. We…

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Check out our cooking club!

It appears we’ve established a cooking club here at the Mountains! Recently, we enlisted the residents’ help in peeling and chopping vegetables for our warm vegetable soup, and then crushing and mixing ingredients for this week’s chocolate tiffin. The ladies are always eager to lend a hand, and it was delightful to see Vince and…

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Christmas Ornaments

We created wonderful ornaments for the trees with our residents! Each person has one ornament displayed on the tree in the hall.Please feel free to take your family member’s ornament home if you wish.We would greatly appreciate any donations you could offer for the ornaments. Your contributions will help us organise more activitiesfor our community…

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Christmas Party 🎄

Thank you to everyone who attended our Christmas party and made the day extra special. Everybody had a wonderful time and we were very happy to see so many of you enjoying yourselves. We raised nearly £300 from our raffle! We are very grateful to families, staff and to the local businesses who were very…

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10k Memory Walk

We have completed the 10k walk around Cyfartha Castle Lake on Tuesday 12th October, in aid of Alzheimers Society. This cause is close to our everyday lives and we are very happy to support it. Some of the residents took part too, walking as far as they are able and willing to go.

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Art Therapy

We had a very relaxing afternoon with some “Art Therapy”. It relaxed us all and kept us busy for hours.

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Table Tennis

Some of the gentlemen enjoying a few games of table tennis this afternoon. It was great for coordination and was really good fun for the other residents to watch.

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Skittles

This morning the residents enjoyed a game of skittles, well done to Rosa who is the current champion and knocked all the pins down!

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Pizza Making

The residents enjoyed making their own authentic Italian favourites one afternoon pizza! There were plenty of toppings to choose from, including cheese, tomatoes,ham and mushrooms. As you can see from the photos, everyone enjoyed spreading and sprinkling the ingredients on the bases.The finished pizzas looked and tasted “bellissimo!”

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