Gittisham Hill Park Village Diary

We have always said our residents are our best ambassadors. That’s why we’ve dedicated these pages to the residents of Gittisham Hill Park to fill with news, views and events, in the hope it will give you a genuine insight in village living Retirement Villages’ style.

Poppy of Honour Memorial Visits Gittisham Hill Park

12th November 2019

This Remembrance Day the residents at Gittisham Hill Park in Honiton received a visit from a very special ‘guest’. The Poppy of Honour arrived at the village on Monday 11th November providing residents and their families with the chance to remember those who…

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Gittisham Hill Park residents raise money for charity

4th October 2018

Gittisham Hill Park held their annual Macmillan coffee morning on the 28th September, which was well attended by village residents. There was a wonderful array of home made and shop bought cakes on offer to tempt those attending to part with their pounds!…

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National Afternoon Tea Week at Gittisham Hill Park

20th August 2018

Residents at Gittisham Hill Park celebrated National Afternoon Tea Week with a delicious selection of cakes and treats and a lovely cup of tea. Village manager at Gittisham, part of the Retirement Villages Group, Gaynor O’Dell said the residents really enjoyed the afternoon:…

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Gittisham Hill Park residents raising money for charity at Easter

26th March 2018

The residents at Gittisham Hill Park are raising money for charity through their beautiful Easter display. Brightening up the clubhouse reception, Gittisham village resident Mrs Watton, has created a lovely display in a pretty yellow and purple theme, with flowers and foliage and…

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Local lace maker visits Gittisham Village

23rd October 2017

On Saturday 21st October, Local Lace Maker Pat Perryman visited Gittisham Retirement Village as a guest speaker. Pat Perryman of Allhallowes Museum, Honiton met with residents and staff over coffee to talk about her lace making and local history. Pat, age 74,has been…

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New Village Manager and Care Home Manager appointed

9th June 2017

We have appointed Gaynor O’Dell and Carol Dight respectively to manage Gittisham Hill Park and Gittisham Hill House its integrated care home. With a strong background in managing people, Gaynor previously spent over two decades in top-level HR roles for local firms. She…

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Busy having fun at Gittisham

11th July 2016

Our weekly calendar means the village clubhouse (pictured) is busy every afternoon of the week, except Wednesdays when we organise a day trip out in the village mini bus. Here’s a brief list of current weekly events: Mondays – Rummy Club Tuesdays –…

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It’s all happening

27th September 2012

The noticeboard in our new clubhouse is quickly filling up with information about planned events, new groups and additional activities. Our wonderful Residents’ Association chairman Mary Ward is chivvying us all into order. But with our beautiful new clubhouse now available, activities are…

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It’s open!

25th August 2012

Our new village clubhouse is open – and we love it! We’ve been watching the building taking shape from the outside for months but our first glimpse inside came at the official unveiling ceremony. What a party it was – and what a…

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