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TV doctor Dawn Harper praised care home workers as “the unsung heroes of our society” at Kingsley Healthcare’s glittering awards ceremony

TV doctor Dawn Harper praised care home workers as “the unsung heroes of our society” at Kingsley Healthcare’s glittering awards ceremony. The star of ITV’s Embarrassing Bodies and daytime television said it was a privilege to announce the 15 awards during the celebration at Ivy House Country Hotel in Lowestoft. She said: “It is through my work as a GP that I frequently come into contact with carers who are absolutely the unsung heroes of our society.”

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Love Storey has a very happy ending thanks to care home

A bride and groom, who were so determined the mother of the bride could play a leading role in her day despite recovering from a stroke, have exchanged vows at her nursing home. After six months of meticulous planning, Jeanette Blanchett, 28, and Alex Storey, 33, were married at a register office in Stowmarket on Thursday and then exchanged vows at The Depperhaugh, Hoxne, near Eye, so her mother, Linda, could be part of the special day. She has lived in the home for more than year after suffering a stroke 16 months ago.

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The richness of local photographic talent impressed Mayor of Downham Market

The richness of local photographic talent impressed Mayor of Downham Market Marion Ross as she opened an exhibition at the town’s Downham Grange nursing home. Members of King’s Lynn Photography Group and Wisbech Camera Club put on a stunning display of landscapes, townscapes and wildlife. The creativity of the exhibitors gave a fresh perspective to many familiar and much loved local scenes.

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All welcome to visit Woodbridge Lodge

Life is blooming at Woodbridge Lodge and not just in terms of the fabulous garden in its full summer glory.
New manager Samantha Saunders and her team would love to welcome you to one of the home’s coffee mornings, held every Thursday from 10am to 11.30am, to show you all the improvements which are being put in place.

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Exhibition to bring back memories for Downham Market, Downham Grange care home residents

A series of photos due to go on display at a Downham care home next month will hope to serve a special purpose for residents. The images of the Fens’ landscapes, towns and wildlife, which will be exhibited at Downham Grange from the evening of Friday, August 26, are designed to bring back memories for those living with dementia.

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