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Elsie Ayton celebrated her 106th birthday on Friday at Heron Lodge care home in Wroxham.

A resident at the Kingsley Healthcare home in Norwich Road for 16 years, she enjoyed a party with fellow residents and her daughter and son in law. Her daughter Jane Aldred, 78, of Church Lane, Wroxham, said: "My mum has always had a healthy lifestyle. She used to cycle everywhere when she lived in Cromer and has always been a good cook with a healthy appetite."

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Kingsley Healthcare embarks on wide-scale investment in their dementia care provision

DSDC are delighted to be supporting Kingsley Healthcare, a care home group based in England, who have embarked on wide-scale investment in their dementia care provision.  Kingsley have commissioned DSDC to provide staff from their 24 care homes with specialist dementia training beginning with senior managers who will be supporting their front-line staff through DSDC’s accredited Best Practice in Dementia Care Learning programme and Dementia Design School.

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The plight of children and their families facing the most extreme challenges have inspired a Suffolk women

The plight of children and their families facing the most extreme challenges have inspired a Suffolk woman to launch a new charity, Over the Rainbow Children’s Charity. The idea came to Kingsley Healthcare recruitment manager Bev Lambert, 55, when she read stories about Lowestoft girl Daisy Newman who has severe cerebral palsy. To support the appeal for a sensory “magic carpet” for the five year old, she made cupcakes and raffled them at work to raise £132.

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Lowestoft third crossing would boost healthcare firm’s growth

The chief executive of Lowestoft-based Kingsley Healthcare says a third crossing will boost his jobs and growth vision for the area. Daya Thayan announced a multi-million pound deal to buy and refurbish the former Suffolk County Council-owned Clapham House as the firm’s new headquarters, committing the company’s future to the town.

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Falconry display to swoop into care home in Oulton Broad during open event

Families are being invited to bring their children along to Lilac Lodge and Lavender Cottage in Gorleston Road, Oulton Broad next week for a close encounter with wildlife not usually found in Lowestoft.

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