Party season is here!
Last week saw the first of many fun activities due to take place in the run-up to the Christmas and New years celebrations. We have had a fa...READ ARTICLE
Memories of yesteryear
Such beautiful memories of last Christmas, we can’t wait to decorate the tree this year. We will also be raising a glass to those that...READ ARTICLE
A 1940's Tea Party
The staff and residents at Green Willow enjoyed a fun afternoon of dressing up, music and beautiful singing from Tina, blessing us with tha...READ ARTICLE
New handling equiptment at Green Willow
Peggy, Daphne and Irene were fabulous models this afternoon in our manual handling demonstration, familiarising the residents with equipment...READ ARTICLE
Remeberance Sunday 2018 at Green Willow
Remembrance Sunday morning, the residents wrote “remembrance messages” for their fallen heroes. The afternoon was spent talking ...READ ARTICLE
100 years since the end of WWI
Sunday, 11th November marks the 100 year anniversary of the end of World War I "We will remember them" ...READ ARTICLE
The KCG residents and staff had a busy day getting ready for Halloween, look how fab these are. Green Willow took some residents to loo...READ ARTICLE
Margaret Hinxman, it has been an honour!
One of the leading British film critics of the postwar years who went on to write crime novels Margaret Hinxma...READ ARTICLE
Life stories from Green Willow
Talking about their amazing life stories this morning! Wow! from airmen to navy boys, to land girls, actors and women of the civil service. ...READ ARTICLE
Balloon Modelling with Chris
The residents at Cleeve lodge had a fun packed afternoon with Chris, balloon modelling. Visit our Facebook page to see the residents in acti...READ ARTICLE
Trick or Treat?
Cleeve Lodge is holding a Halloween Party at the home on, Wednesday 31st October...READ ARTICLE
Here's to another 10 years of success!
Cleeve Lodge's 10th-anniversary party was a great success, Lovely weather, great atmosphere and lots of laughter. Thank you to our resid...READ ARTICLE
Foothealth is important!
Sam and Di are our new Foot Health Practitioners who will be visiting Westbourne every 8 weeks. Foot health is so important to maintain mobi...READ ARTICLE
Let's change lives together with Macmillan Cncer support
Come and join us at Green Willow to raise money for a fantastic organisation, cakes will be available to purchase and we will be holding our...READ ARTICLE
Our trip to Old Down Country House.
Our trip to Old Down Country House was a huge success the staff and residents of Cleeve Lodge, had a great day out feeding and petting th...READ ARTICLE
What a lovely way to spend the afternoon
The ladies at Westbourne feeling and looking their best at all times, and why not I say! Jane and Karina, carers of our amazing team, pamper...READ ARTICLE
We are Hiring
Would you like to join our friendly team? At Westbourne Nursing Home in Gloucester,...READ ARTICLE
Could this be the secret to staying younger for longer?
Age UK says keeping active in older age could help reduce the chance of early onset dementia. An ageing population is leading to a growing n...READ ARTICLE
Save The Date- Cleeve Lodge 10 year Anniversary
Cleeve Lodge Residential Home in Downend, Bristol will be celebrating 10 years in bu...READ ARTICLE
Manor Cottage Summer Fete 2018
Join us this weekend in the garden at Manor Cottage Residential Home, for this year's Summer Fete. Everyone's welcome, live entertai...READ ARTICLE
Keeping fit with Nick
Every week the residents at Manor Cottage, get a dose of exercise with Nick Dewfall from Care centre sports & exercise, who puts them th...READ ARTICLE
Dont Miss Westbourne Nursing Home's 2018 Summer Fete
Roll Up Roll Up! Get your raffle tickets here..... Westbourne raffle tickets are now on sale at £1.00 per strip. Residents and sta...READ ARTICLE
Visit from the Beavers
Cleeve Lodge Residential Home had a lovely visit from Beavers, thank you for entertaining us and we hope you will visit us again soon. ...READ ARTICLE
Cleeve Lodge Residential Home makes it into the top 10 homes in the county
We’ve done it! Achieved an OUTSTANDING rating in our CQC inspection! This awe...READ ARTICLE
Celebrating 70 years of the NHS
Today we celebrate the 70th birthday of the NHS. We have all, at one time or another, made use of NHS services. There are so many services a...READ ARTICLE
Cruise week is here
We are so excited it is now July because that means cruise week has started! Join Green Willow residents as they travel around the globe and...READ ARTICLE
Cleeve Lodge is OUTSTANDING
We’ve done it! Achieved an OUTSTANDING rating in our CQC inspection! This awesome group of people (and others who weren’t in th...READ ARTICLE
Jazz Festival Success
Green Willow annual Jazz Festival, was a huge success, the sun stayed out for us and drew in a warm crowd with a feel-good atmosphere. On be...READ ARTICLE
Green Willoow Annual Jazz Festival - Coming Soon
Our annual Jazz in the garden is taking place on Thursday, June 7th this year. Come down and join in with family and friends for live music,...READ ARTICLE
Another fun morning with our nursery visitors at Green Willow
Our "Eldertots" did make the children laugh and everyone loved bubbles. Another fun morning with the delightful nursery visitors ...READ ARTICLE
Acorns & Oats enjoy the sun
Fun in the sun with Acorns & Oaks, it's always such a joy having these little ones around at Manor Cottage Residential Home ...READ ARTICLE
Come and join us for the Royal Wedding
You can join in and be a guest at our own Westbourne Wedding Celebrations, where you will be welcomed by our very own Brode & Groom ...READ ARTICLE
Preparations for the Royal Wedding
In the run-up to the Royal Wedding, this Saturday Westbourne is doing themed activities. Our residents started the week with a Wedding theme...READ ARTICLE
Westbourne Nursing Home had their delivery of Living Eggs arrived yesterday morning and overnight we had 3 chicks hatch. What a lovely surpr...READ ARTICLE
In Memory of....
Joan & Wilf came in over the bank holiday weekend with...READ ARTICLE
Technology: How new interactive gadgets could help dementia patients
Dementia is a condition that affects different people at different rates and, as suc...READ ARTICLE
National Tea Day at Westbourne Nursing Home
Afternoon tea with our residents.friends and family helping to celebrate nation tea day. With traditional waitress service-thank you to Jane...READ ARTICLE
How do you drink yours?
On April 21st every year, the British honour their tea. It is the national drink after all. Whether it’s English Breakfast or Earl Gre...READ ARTICLE
Music: One of the most useful ways to improve the quality.
Music is a useful tool in psychotherapy, due to the way that it changes and deepens feelings. That is according to Dr Stella Compton-Dickin...READ ARTICLE
We'd like to say a big Thank you
Thank you to everyone who donated an Easter prize or bought raffle tickets & cong...READ ARTICLE
Happy Easter from Kew Care Group
? My this Easter bring you all together for a great celebration filled with of joy, ha...READ ARTICLE
Murder mystery fundraiser for Macmillan Cancer support.
Last Friday, the staff at Manor Cottage hosted...READ ARTICLE
St Patrick's day celebrations at Cleeve Lodge
St Patrick’s day celebrations with our very own Frankie Johns. What fun everyone has had, lots of singing and dancing, we were also lu...READ ARTICLE
We Salute You
Green Willow resident John Etherington, shared his wonderful testimony this week with the activities team, over a nice cup of tea at lunch t...READ ARTICLE
Spring is officially here!
I know it didn't feel like it last week with the amount of snow we received but, Spring is officially here! Some of the residents produc...READ ARTICLE
Last weeks white winter
Was the snow all a dream? Last week's weather temperature was below zero and most of the country was covered in snow and freezing! We we...READ ARTICLE