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Diners given a festive treat at Lowestoft club’s Christmas meal

Diners sitting down to their Christmas dinner at the Lowestoft Over 60s community club’s festive event were surprised to be given their ticket money back to them as they sat down for Christmas pudding. Members of the club paid £5 to attend the annual festive dinner last Thursday December 15, but when they sat down to eat they were given their ticket money back.


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Waveney MP Peter Aldous was the guest of honour at a buffet lunch to mark the opening of an extension at The Laurels

Waveney MP Peter Aldous was the guest of honour at a buffet lunch to mark the opening of an extension at The Laurels learning disability home in Yarmouth Road, Lowestoft. The £50,000 project has created a new airy dining room overlooking the garden of the home run by

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Tempting meals for people living with dementia who may have difficulty swallowing their food

Chef Andy Gray is rightly proud of the dishes he brings out of his kitchen at a Suffolk care home. Aromatic salmon, tasty sausages and peas, flavoursome pork fillets and mash. They are all freshly prepared but there has been one important extra stage in the cooking process.

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Canine companions helping home’s residents

A nursing home’s newest recruit is settling in well with a real wag in her tail, and a desire to get every challenge licked.
Kirkley Manor a Kingsley Healthcare-run home in Kirkley Park Road, Lowestoft has welcomed Teddy, a Lhasa Apso, as a care home dog, joining her brother Monty.

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Spring Lodge getting ready for Christmas

It’s the countdown to Christmas at Spring Lodge and our residents are busy deciding how they want to celebrate the festive season.
And to get everyone in the right mood the home’s new activities coordinator Claire Augusto has been joining them in a festive craft session, making snowman and paper chain decorations.

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