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Alma McFadyen House -Newsletter December

Residents at Alma House were kindly invited to Dalbeattie Primary School to watch their Primary ½ School Play. The residents enjoyed there afternoon and were very impressed by the children’s performance.

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Ravendale Newsletter-December

Well……what a year it has been we have accomplished so very much and we are extremely proud to be a part of Ravendale Hall. Phase one of our refurbishment plan is so very near completion……we hope you like it as much as we do!...

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Ridgeway Newsletter-December

It is hard to believe we are already in December, the weather has been particularly kind to us so far, still seeing plenty of sunshine and flowers in the gardens. It all seems a little odd but none the less very much appreciated....

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Cathedral Newsletter – December

On the 7th December we held an Elf Day at Cathedral which included a cake sale. All staff joined in as well as the residents and families. The cakes didn’t last very long as you can imagine and most were bought and eaten by the staff...

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Tunstall Newsletter -October

ZooLab have been visiting various settings for over 20 years.
There is a varied range of Animals, each time they have visited Tunstall Hall the residents have had a new experience, on this visit they bought a Tortoise, a Cheranchula, a Madagascan Millipede, an Albino Corn Snake, two Mice and a large cockroach, all of the animals were adored by the residents, although, some of them were not very keen on the Cheranchula.

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Lennel Newsletter – July

There was a very special Birthday at Lennel in May when our resident, Jenny Pike, became 102 years old. Everyone has been involved in our activities such as Therapets, the Mobile Library, Arts & Crafts, Film Club and the super day trips that get our residents in...

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Belmont Newsletter – June

June saw road trips, around the beautiful countryside with nice lunches, fabulous singing from Heather of Aphrodite, Birthdays and some very kind donations to help us all get out and appreciate this wonderful weather. Click and read more in our monthly...

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Bonchester June Newsletter

There has been so much going on at Bonchester this past couple of months with the Therapy Pony’s making a return visit which everyone was very excited about. Residents are enjoying our weekly Fit Borders sessions which are great for health and wellbeing and especially...

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NEW SENSORY GARDEN FOR CARE HOME

NEW SENSORY GARDEN FOR CARE HOME A Chilton Care home for the elderly has fought back following a burglary last year which saw jewellery and military medals belonging to residents taken (see News article). Outraged by the theft local residents rallied around and...

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