Volunteers from Royal Bank of Scotland, gardening at Cleeve Lodge
A scheme Royal Bank of Scotland provides, where they offer their service's three times a year to local communities i.e. schools/nurserie...READ ARTICLE
From Garden To Plate.
Look at the fresh salad and vegetables all from our garden, it's so fulfilling to be able to taste the fruits of one's labour, somet...READ ARTICLE
Cleeve Lodge Longleat Safari Tour
Cleeve Lodge Residents took an exciting trip to Longleat Safari and adventure park, the went on a safari drive through for a close-up experi...READ ARTICLE
Manor Cottage Garden Tea Party
The Manor Cottage Residential held their annual and very popular garden tea party, which didn't fail to disappoint, with Frankie Johns s...READ ARTICLE
Championing Safeguarding Together
Deputy manager, Bernie Allfrey, and Team Leader, Amy Lee, attended a Person-Centred Safeguarding Champion event last week. They met with hos...READ ARTICLE
Happy 94th Birthday
We have a resident at Green Willow, that we would like to say Happy 94th birthday along with his relatives and friends. Kim, our cook made a...READ ARTICLE
The Manor Cottage receive an Outstanding for Care in the CQC Inspection
The Manor Cottage Residential Home, in Frenchay, Bristol received an 'outstanding' in the 'caring' outcome in their CQC i...READ ARTICLE
Let's Rock & Roll
Let's Rock & Roll was a roaring success! Residents loved the hot dogs, burgers, curly fries and ice cream sundae's, and of cours...READ ARTICLE
Ascot Ladies Day
Last week we celebrated Ascot ladies day. The residents and a few visitors wore their best hats, and partook in a glass or 2 of Pimms and ha...READ ARTICLE
Green Willow Jazz Festival
Thank you to everyone who came along to our Annual Jazz Festival at Green Willow Residential Home. We were spoilt by the weather, an array o...READ ARTICLE
Following the dreadful fire at Grenfell Tower earlier this month, each ...READ ARTICLE
Scarecrow's at the ready!
Take a look at our new vegetable garden that our Manager’s Dad planted for us, here at Cleeve Lodge. Residents made a scarecrow compl...READ ARTICLE
As you can see from the number of residents, one of their favourite activities is Bingo. In fact, it is so popular the residents have asked ...READ ARTICLE
Green Willow Residents keeping their fingers green.
Lots of residents came out to enjoy the warm sunshine and help plant flowers in our new planters. ...READ ARTICLE
Westbourne Nursing Home, has a new addition.
Our residents have mentioned on several occasions that they would like a pet. Obviously, a cat or dog would take some looking after so after...READ ARTICLE
Our Gardening Club has started. We have a new gardener, Paul, who has joined us to run this project to get the home’s gardens up to sc...READ ARTICLE
Parkinson's disease fundraiser
We had a Parkinson’s fundraising day on 12th April as it was Parkinson’s Week. Lauren Walker, one of our Team Leaders, organised...READ ARTICLE
The residents with the help of staff at, Westbourne Nursing Home, created beautiful easter bonnets and took part in an easter parade. An eas...READ ARTICLE
Easter Raffle Tickets on sale
Our Easter Raffle tickets are now on sale for £1.00 per strip & we have some lovely prizes. It will be drawn on Thursday 13th Apri...READ ARTICLE
Peggy celebrates her 100th birthday in style at Green Willow.
One of our ladies, Peggy Cammack, celebrated her 100th birthday. The car park has been manic with visitors and a large fish and chip van. ...READ ARTICLE
Chicks coming to Cleeve lodge.
Company Living Eggs will be delivering chick eggs to Cleeve Lodge on April 10th 2017. They will provide all the equipment for us to incubate...READ ARTICLE
We made hearts and remembered our mothers, on mother's day, by writing their names on them and then stringing together to make a heart ...READ ARTICLE
Red Nose Day
We had a great time at Green Willow dressing up and having fun for comic relief on Friday 24th March, thanks to all that donated. ...READ ARTICLE
Manor Cottage Chick's
Oh, My Goodness are these just the cutest thing you've seen so far this Spring! It's officially spring and nothing says spring like ...READ ARTICLE
Chick chick chick chicken lay a little egg for me
We have had 9 chicks hatch overnight at Manor Cottage! Now the fun begins seeing if we can keep them all healthy. ...READ ARTICLE
Green Willow Resident Margaret celebrates 101st Birthday
Margaret, a resident at Green Willow celebrated her 101st birthday with her family and friends. Kim, our cook, created a masterpiece birthda...READ ARTICLE
Ahh, Valentine’s Day, the time to celebrate love, personally I think we should celebrate love everyday. Here's what the residents ...READ ARTICLE
Happy 100th Birthday from the Queen
Bill was 100 at the end of January and wanted to celebrate by having afternoon tea with his friends here at Westbourne. His favourite card w...READ ARTICLE
Balloon darts and birthday celebrations
A big Happy birthday to Joan at Cleeve Lodge who celebrated her 94th birthday. ....and have a look at the residents enjoying a game of ba...READ ARTICLE
Year of the Rooster
Our residents enjoyed celebrating Chinese New Year which started on 28th January. This year is the year of the Rooster and our residents enj...READ ARTICLE
Entertaintment wtih Anthony Walker
Our residents have recently been entertained by Anthony Walker who sang a variety of their favourite tunes. ...READ ARTICLE
We had some exotic animals visit Westbourne last week, corn snake, tarantula, African land snail, Siberian hamster, Madagascan cockroach an...READ ARTICLE
A heartfelt thank you!
A lovely letter from a family to the director of Kew Care Group - very well done Diane. Wonderful last paragraph! ...READ ARTICLE
Happy 90th Birthday to Mary and Betty at Cleeve Lodge Residential Home
Happy Birthday, ladies! ...READ ARTICLE
Works of Art
Residents at, Cleeve Lodge Residential Home, that don't usually participate in the art classes seem to have taken an interest in this la...READ ARTICLE
Wishes can come true.
Michael Hollings, 93, was a pilot in the RAF during the Second World War. His Christmas wish was to fly again, and James Douglas, also a for...READ ARTICLE
Welcome back, the Christmas season is over now and it's 2017 bear with us as we adjust into the new year. January is typically an uneven...READ ARTICLE
Christmas day at Green Willow
Christmas Day at Green Willow Residential Home ...READ ARTICLE
May this holiday season sparkle and shine, may all of your wishes and dreams come true, and may you feel this happiness all year round. F...READ ARTICLE
Green Willow Christmas Party
Christmas Party Green Willow had the first of two Christmas Parties on Wednesday 14th December. We rocked the afternoon away with Elvis, who...READ ARTICLE
'Tis the season to be jolly!
The residents at Manor Cottage enjoyed an afternoon of making the Home’s Christmas cake and the end results will be enjoyed by the res...READ ARTICLE
" We all like Christmas pudding.....!"
The residents of Kew Care Group get stuck in making the home's Christmas cake, mince pie's and look at these chocolate rice Krispie...READ ARTICLE
Homemade Christmas tree decoration
Tree and decorations brought from home by a resident. She made all the baubles herself, they are beautiful. ...READ ARTICLE
Christmas Fayre for Cancer Research & Zoolab
We have been busy at Manor Cottage over the last few weeks. We held a Christmas fayre at the end of November, where residents helped man th...READ ARTICLE