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Fire Training

It wasn’t just the weather that was hotting up on Tuesday as our staff took to the garden for fire training. Intrepid Deputy Manager Katie volunteered to be the first to confront the ‘wastepaper bin ‘ fire but everyone, including the usually debonair boss, donned gloves and goggles to have a practice. All great fun… Read more »


Spring 2015

Spring has well and truly arrived at Country Lodge and our garden is looking particularly beautiful thanks to the hard work of our gardener,Paula Leal. To show off the garden and house and give residents something new and colourful to look at we held our first Art Exhibition aptly named ‘Spring View’. It was a… Read more »


Happy Birthday Ellen

Looking fabulous, Ellen Mears celebrated her 103rd Birthday yesterday in great style surrounded by friends and family from Findon Valley and as far afield as Dorset. Chef, Chris Rudrum, went to town with a beautiful chocolate birthday cake and fellow residents joined in with a rousing chorus of Happy Birthday. Ellen’s Son Barry and Daughter–in-law… Read more »