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South Oxfordshire Memorial Park and Crematorium

South Oxfordshire Memorial Park and Crematorium Bereaved families have benefited from exceptional service from South Oxfordshire Memorial Park and Crematorium since it opened in 2015, including a full, private hour provided as standard for their funeral ceremonies. Users have appreciated facilities including the immaculate chapel with seating for 100, the landscaped gardens, unlimited choice of […]

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Staying Healthy In Old Age

Staying Healthy In Old Age Whilst it’s important for all of us to get the right sort of nutrition (and I’m sure few of us need a further reminder), those of an older generation can benefit even more from fresh, nutritious food and a healthy lifestyle. Almost all of the health risks associated with aging […]

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ROSS GOLF CLUB

ROSS GOLF CLUB ‘Seniors Set Sights on 2016 Season’ A very well attended Ross Seniors Annual General Meeting enabled members to show their appreciation to their outgoing Seniors Captain Richard Topping and to celebrate the appointment of David Williams as his successor. Also to welcome the appointment of Steve Martin as Seniors Vice Captain who […]

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DOUBLE TRIUMPH FOR COTTRELL PARK SENIORS

DOUBLE TRIUMPH FOR COTTRELL PARK SENIORS SOUTH WALES SENIORS CLASSIC 64 four teams from all over South Wales entered this year’s South Wales Seniors Classic, a knockout competition being held for the 12th time in aid of the South Wales Air Ambulance Service. The South Wales Seniors Classic (SWSC) was established in 2004 with Max […]

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LOCAL HEROES UNVEIL BARCHESTER’S NEWEST CARE HOME

LOCAL HEROES UNVEIL BARCHESTER’S NEWEST CARE HOME Care home staff and over 150 guests, including recent Big Brother runner up Councillor Joel Williams, were delighted when representatives from the Royal Gwent Hospital League of Friends officially opened Barchester Healthcare’s newest care facility, Bryn Ivor Lodge Care Home, on 22nd July. Barchester Healthcare runs over 200 […]

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Spire Portsmouth Hospital

Spire Portsmouth Hospital At Spire Portsmouth Hospital we understand that the last thing you want to do is wait for diagnosis and treatment. That is why we offer fast-track care at fixed prices, so that you can get better sooner. We have over 30 years of experience in providing excellent clinical care in clean, welcoming […]

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Renaissance Villages

Renaissance Villages If you’re looking for a sense of community and an active retirement, what should you consider? Finding the right location is understandably top of most buyers’ priority lists – after all, you’re considering not just a new home but also a new lifestyle. You may find the most perfect property but if the […]

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Avondale Charity Bike Ride

Avondale Charity Bike Ride On Wednesday the 20th of May 2015, two staff members from Avondale Care home in Aylesbury, embarked on a 42 mile charity cycle for the Alzheimer’s Society UK. At 10:30 in the morning Jordan Collins and Mark David donned their helmets and pressed their pedals setting out to reach Avondale’s sister […]

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Celebrating amazing people at Barchester Healthcare

Celebrating amazing people at Barchester Healthcare From working as a florist serving Buckingham Palace to dining there as a guest and meeting the Queen, Lady Rosemary Kilner Brown has had a royally fascinating life… At Barchester we pride ourselves on delivering person-centred care throughout our care homes and our dedicated staff spend quality time getting […]

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Save the Date! for Care Home Open Day

Save the Date! for Care Home Open Day Care Home Open Day is a UK wide initiative inviting care homes to open their doors to their local communities and thousands of care homes across the UK take part each year, welcoming the public and arranging events and activities that help to create lasting links between […]

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Kingsley Healthcare

  Kingsley Healthcare It’s our residents that motivate us to provide the best care possible. We want everyone who stays with Kingsley to have the best experience and enjoy life in their new home. To do this we listen and adapt the way we do things regularly. Our modern approach to care has been recognised […]

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Celebrity Guest Adam Henson at Wiltshire Heights Care Home

Celebrity Guest Adam Henson at Wiltshire Heights Care Home Wiltshire Heights care home in Bradford on Avon recently hosted an ‘Afternoon with Adam Henson’ for residents and guests. This was a very well received activity where Mr Henson, after taking tea with the residents went on to talk about his early life growing up on […]

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Porthaven Secures £100m Loan Facility from HSBC

Porthaven Secures £100m Loan Facility from HSBC Award winning Porthaven Care Homes has entered into a new five year £100m senior debt facility with HSBC to refinance 6 operational homes and develop up to 9 further new homes. HSBC previously financed the construction of Thirlestaine Park Care Home in Cheltenham for Porthaven which opened in […]

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Live Well With Kingsley Healthcare

Live Well With Kingsley Healthcare 01502 502702 It’s now easier than ever for those with dementia or nursing requirements to live a well and fulfilling life. It’s not enough to simply provide a nurse, a home and a promise of safety. At Kingsley we move on with the times by continuously improving our services and […]

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A celebration of fine art and exceptional care

  A celebration of fine art and exceptional care Fine art and high quality care came together today at the unveiling of a superb sculpture by the celebrated local artist, Anthony Slessor at the new Thirlestaine Park Care Home in the historic spa town of Cheltenham. ‘Splendid, Silent Sun’, Anthony’s newest four metre high bronze […]

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Local school pupils’ creativity valued and rewarded.

Local school pupils’ creativity valued and rewarded. Porthaven Care Homes is currently building a new, high quality care home in Chalfont St Peter, and looked to the pupils of a local primary school, Robertswood School, to solve the problem of what to call the new home. A competition was set, and the pupils in Key […]

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Avondale Care Home – Award-Winning Care

AVONDALE CARE HOME – AWARD-WINNING CARE There are many thousands of care homes in the UK. So you can probably appreciate that when it comes to awards being given out, categories are always hotly contested. Avondale Care Home in Aylesbury, part of the Porthaven Care Homes group, has built an excellent reputation locally for its […]

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Live In Care

Live In Care The service Promedica24 provides is a real alternative to moving into a residential care home Only 12% of people would ever consider moving into a care home if they had to. A further 68% of people surveyed said that they would prefer to have live-in care rather than go into a residential […]

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Sunrise Senior Living

Sunrise Senior Living Talking about Alzheimer’s or other memory loss conditions is never easy when it affects a loved one Sunrise has a mission: to champion the quality of life for all elderly people The newspapers are full of stories about the rising number of people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. It […]

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Simply Charming

Simply Charming Here you are, ready to be ‘charming’ well into your later years, a member of the ‘Charmed Generation’ A lot of the charmed generation still want a feeling of living on their own but with the back-up of knowing there is help if they need it Once upon a time, reaching 50 was […]

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