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We welcome Northwich mayor to staff at Redwalls nursing care home

Residents at Redwalls nursing home were thrilled when the Mayor of Northwich, Kevin Rimmer, opened their summer fete.
But they were even more delighted to welcome him back without his chains of office this time when he arrived to start work last week as a senior support worker.

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It’s party time for Kathleen as she reaches 102

Having learnt to play bridge in her 80s and spent her 90th birthday in Vienna, family and close friends of a much-loved woman have turned out to mark another great milestone in her long life. Kathleen Hull celebrated her 102nd birthday this week with a special party and afternoon tea at the Kirkley Manor care home, in south Lowestoft, on Tuesday.

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Kingsley Healthcare CEO Daya Thayan has made the top 15 of the prestigious HealthInvestor Power 50 awards

Kingsley Healthcare CEO Daya Thayan has made the top 15 of the prestigious HealthInvestor Power 50 awards for a second year in a row. Mr Thayan was last night (Wednesday November 23) announced in 14th position - a rise of one place on last year - at a glitzy awards event in London hosted by doctor, television presenter and politician Professor Robert Winston.

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Rebel the parrot takes his perch in care home

An owner of a parrot which confused a village care home with his cheeky impressions is “ecstatic” after staff helped him find a new bird for company. Rebel the parrot kept staff at Brooke House, in Brooke, on their toes with his impressions of a call bell used by residents to summon help. He also mimicked the telephone and had even started impersonating members of the management team.

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Games that are just magic. Afternoons are for fun, not dozing says Stephen Pullinger

Afternoon is typically the time when care home residents take a nap.  However, as soon as lunchtime plates are removed from the table at The Depperhaugh nursing home on the Norfolk or Suffolk border residents are eager to play not to snooze.

For the Kingsley Healthcare run home in Hoxne, near Eye, has invested £5,000 in the latest technology to entertain people living with dementia.

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