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105th Birthday Celebrations at The Grove Thurnscoe

105th Birthday Celebrations at The Grove Thurnscoe

Nora Newby was born on the 03rd August 1911 and she will be celebrating her 105th Birthday with her family and friends at the Grove Thurnscoe. The letter from the Queen has been arranged and the press will be attending this wonderful birthday. When I met Nora for the...

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Alma McFadyen Newsletter

Alma McFadyen Newsletter

June was a very exciting and successful month for us. We thoroughly enjoyed our Garden Party to celebrate the Queens 90th Birthday. We had a fantastic day, with a visit from the local Fire Brigade, Bottle Stall, BBQ, Cake & Candy Stall, Face Painting, Raffle Stall...

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Lennel Newsletter

Lennel Newsletter

A day out at Harestanes Country Park….. We have had several trips out last month, everywhere from the seaside, garden centres, Kelso, Dunbar and Hawick. But one of the trips we enjoyed the most was our trip to Harestanes Countryside Visitors Centre near Jedburgh. We...

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Roxholm Hall Newsletter

Roxholm Hall Newsletter

I would like to start by saying a big thank you, to all those that came to support our Queen’s Birthday Party Celebrations. Although the weather turned out to be raining and stopped our event being in the street party style outside. Everyone enjoyed the day inside...

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Kippen Celebrate the Queen’s Birthday

Kippen Celebrate the Queen’s Birthday

Kippen celebrated the Queen’s birthday by having a street party. As the location is so rural, activity worker Carol Work, set about making a street with the residents. Shop fronts were made to represent the royal family, from the Queen’s corgi pet shop to William’s...

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Lennel Newsletter

Lennel Newsletter

Twiddle Mitts – We were delighted to receive a box full of hand crafted twiddle mitts from Katie Gilchrist who along with a team of volunteers and residents in Duns hold craft afternoons making these great items from spare wool, buttons ribbons, marbles, baubles, in...

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