What a Lovely Christmas!

Posted by on Dec 29, 2010 in Home news | 0 comments

Wednesday 29th December   I hope you are all well and have had a fantastic Christmas! Our Christmas here at Annabel House was lovely, and the residents had a wonderful time. The morning was spent opening their presents and cards from the staff, relatives and friends. There was then a lovely Christmas dinner for everyone, which was very much enjoyed by all. The efforts and commitment of the staff and relatives is very much appreciated as is shown in the following letter by matron.   Letter from...

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Christmas Activities – Friday 17th December

Posted by on Dec 17, 2010 in Home news | 0 comments

    Wow! What a week or so we are having. I am looking out of my window at a big down pour of snow, and feeling very festive!! Last Night we had our raffle and the Rainbow singers came along to entertain us all. It was a lovely evening enjoyed by all, and some fantastic prizes were up for grabs! As you can see we have had a generous selection of gifts donated by relatives, friends and staff. Thank you to everyone who has made this years raffle possible. Well done to all the winners… the top prize...

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Winter Warmer

Posted by on Dec 10, 2010 in Home news | 0 comments

  We have  been carrying out a few improvements in the home this week. Mark ( our Marvellous Maintenance man ) has been busy! The staff and visitors toilet has had a complete revamp. Mark has re tiled, re carpeted, and painted the toilet and it now looks fantastic. Our quality circle meeting yesterday was very positive and informative. The general outcomes of the meeting were as follows. An additional sofa would be moved into one of the quiet lounges so that more relatives could sit close to their...

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Meet The Team

Posted by on Dec 3, 2010 in Home news | 0 comments

  This week we have thought long and hard about what anyone reading this blog may find useful to know, and how best to introduce you to Annabel House, and we have come to the conclusion that we will introduce our team to you all week by week! This week I have asked Jane – our activity coordinator, to share her profile  with us, I’m sure you will agree once you have read her write up, Jane is a fantastic source of comfort and knowledge to our residents and their relatives,  and valuable...

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Furniture Week!!!

Posted by on Nov 26, 2010 in Home news | 0 comments

  We have had a very busy week here at Annabel House with our new furniture being delivered! It has been a bit of a saga really, as we were promised the new wardrobes and drawers last Wednesday, so we spent quite some time on Wednesday morning preparing for the delivery, our handyman and care staff working double to remove the clothing and old wardrobes to make way for the new! Unfortunately YTM ( the company we purchased the rather lovely new furniture from ) waited until lunch time on Wednesday to inform...

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Some Dates for your Diary

Posted by on Nov 19, 2010 in Home news | 0 comments

    It must be getting to ‘that time of year’, as it is all starting to get festive here at Annabel House!! We have a few things up and coming to look forward to that friends and relatives are more than welcome to come along and join in with: The 8th December will be the next Quality Circle Meeting. This will take place at 11am in the Dining Room There is some wonderful pre Christmas entertainment for our residents and relatives over the coming month. Thursday the 9th December at 4:15pm– ’The...

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