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Half A Sixpence stars perform at Wellington Grange

SIXPENCE IN HAND. Wellington Grange resident Halcyon McLaren with lead actor Charlie Stemp. Leading cast members from the musical comedy Half A Sixpence took time out from their critically acclaimed summer run at Chichester Festival Theatre (CFT) to perform at Wellington Grange. Charlie Stemp, who played orphan and central character Arthur Kipps, was joined by fellow actors Emma Williams and Devon-Elise Johnson to entertain residents with songs and... read article...

Abbey View completes refurb

Abbey View refurbishment The finishing touches are being made to our first ever ‘total home refurbishment’, an 18-month project that has transformed Abbey View in Sherborne.   The work, all done using in-house skills, has future-proofed the home and ensures we can continue to provide the highest standards of care for our residents and their families. The first... read article...

Ice cream van visit chimes with residents at Dorset care home

Chilled out: Fernhill residents Marjorie Lee (second left) and Margaret Johnson (right) with Activities Organiser Anne Marie-Knight (left), Colten Companion Heather Almond and Gavin Coppard of Jim’s Superwhip. Fernhill residents relived their childhood with a visit from a traditional ice cream van. Family business Jim’s Superwhip set up store outside the dementia care home in Longham near Bournemouth as part of a reminiscence project. As the van’s chimes rang out across the garden, residents were invited to recollect early memories of queuing up,... read article...