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Christmas Lunch In Dalbeattie

Tuesday 12th December 2017, 12 residents from our home Alma went to the Kings Arms in Dalbeattie for Christmas Lunch. The residents enjoyed the 3 course lunch with refreshments and also enjoyed spending time out with the home and seeing local...

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PARTY TIME AT BURNTWOOD HALL

We have had a smashing time over Christmas and the New Year here at Burntwood Hall. Our festivities began with our well known Christmas parties; we had two parties this year so twice the fun and laughter! Our first party this year kicked off with the fabulous Peter...

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Christmas comes to Burntwood

Once again the festivities at Burntwood are well under way; We kicked off with our Christmas light switch on the 1st of December. Our foyer is twinkling with hundreds of fairy lights and of course the centre piece being our wonderful Christmas tree. On the 7th we held...

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Bowburn’s Sing A Long

visit from entertainer Andy James on the 5th of October. All the residents enjoyed singing along and dancing to the hits from the 50’s & 60’s up to the present...

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Remembrance Day At Canwick Court

November was a busy month decorating poppies ready for Remembrance Day. We made a poppy wreath for a window display and Stacey wrote about the meaning of the...

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The Big Christmas Run Up At Burntwood

On the 6th of November we had a visit from the very talented Nigel Banes who put on a fabulous show for our residents. Everyone loved having him here and enjoyed having a sing along as well as a dance! Throughout November we have been preparing for the big build up to...

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Fun Times At The Canal With Burntwood Halls Residence

On the 13th of September we took our yearly trip down to Swinton Canal. Setting off the weather was dark and dull however when we got on the barge the sun came out. We enjoyed sailing down the canal for an hour whilst looking at different things out of the window. We...

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“THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES”

Volunteers who run weekly sessions to bring back joyful memories for residents at a Durham care centre were treated to a heartfelt “thank you” by the home. The Durham and Darlington Hub of the Royal Voluntary Service (RVS) has been supporting Bowburn Care Centre by...

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