Thamesfield Village Diary

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

Thamesfield Village enjoy a packed calendar of festivities

14th December 2017

Thamesfield residents have been busy enjoying a packed schedule of events over the festive period.  During the adverse weather the UK experienced last week, residents were kept busy with a spot of arts and crafts! With the help of Karen Utting from Creative…

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Thamesfield Poetry Society create a festive poem for December

23rd November 2017

Thamesfield Poetry Society has been getting together for a monthly poetry writing class. Residents work together to write a poem for the following month’s internal village newsletter.  Here is a sneak peak of December’s offering… December December, December it can’t be December, With…

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Residents champion Dignity in Care month

14th November 2017

During the month of October, Thamesfield residents held many social events to raise awareness of the ‘Dignity in Care’ campaign, ran by the National Dignity Council Residents started with a Digni-dance where Nicole from Golden Toes Dancing came to do some dancing with…

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Calling all budding photographers!

1st November 2017

Visit Thamesfield during the weekend and you may well find yourself snapping away in the Photography Club! Ran by weekend activities co-ordinator Annabel, the sessions are focused on teaching residents how to take the best photos on both DSLR cameras as well as…

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Thamesfield residents gets a taste of the tropical

1st October 2017

Residents of Thamesfield Village were treated to some tropical delights recently when Annabel Vere, the weekend activities co-ordinator at the village arranged a tropical fruit tasting session. Fruits on offer included dragon fruit, kiwi, guava, passion fruit, mango and even star fruit –…

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Famous Author Annie Murray visits the village

2nd August 2017

On Monday 24th July, Thamesfield residents welcomed bestselling author Annie Murray to the village. Novelist Annie came to speak to residents about her newest novel titled ‘The Doorstep Child’. Annie Murray first shot to fame after her first novel ‘Birmingham Rose’ hit The…

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Canada Day Celebrations at Thamesfield Village!

14th July 2017

On the 1st July 2017, Canada celebrated its 150th anniversary of Confederation and the residents of Thamesfield Village celebrated by holding a special ‘Canada Day’ themed party. With the help of friends, activity Co-Ordinator Alison Engleby organised the celebration, decorating the hall with…

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Garden party raises funds for St John Ambulance

29th June 2017

Residents of Thamesfield and their families, together with staff and guests, held a Summer Garden Party on the riverbank to raise £241 for St John Ambulance, a charity dedicated to the teaching and practice of first aid. There was music from a live…

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