Charters reports growing number of pet owners

20th June 2017

We are delighted to report an increasing number of pet owners moving into our community. There are now seven dogs, one cats and even a parrot called George living at Charters Village. George, a 23-year-old African Grey, belongs to resident Peggy Zive. Peggy…

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Mayford Grange residents enjoy arts and crafts exhibition

20th June 2017

Two of our residents, Jim and Joyce, organised an exhibition of arts, crafts, photography and memorabilia. Open to residents and their loved ones, this took place in our village clubhouse on Saturday 20 May and Sunday 21 May. More than 20 of those…

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Summer Arrives at Blagdon Village

19th June 2017

During May we had four one-off events on the social calendar in addition to the regular events – another jewellery show, a coach outing, an interesting talk by a resident, and a talk come coffee morning from RV Care.   Jewellery Show: We are…

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Residents enjoy stained glass workshop

9th June 2017

We recently organised a stained glass workshop and invited residents to make ornaments, providing all the tools and materials needed. This was very well attended and we are planning another workshop for the end of the year. Everyone had a wonderful afternoon, as…

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Residents enjoy Vintage Afternoon High Tea

9th June 2017

A rainy Saturday afternoon in May 2017 did not deter our residents from enjoying a Vintage Afternoon High Tea in the Garden Room of Cawston House. Vinteas Tea Shop of Royal Leamington Spa provided the traditional fare of sandwiches, scones with cream and…

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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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Bank Holiday fete at Cedars Village

9th June 2017

A grey day with light rain did not deter 80 residents from joining in with our Bank Holiday fete, held at the village on Monday 29 May. There was tombola with an array of high quality prizes donated by residents and staff, gazebos…

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Generous Priory residents raise £300 for ShelterBox

25th May 2017

An afternoon tea at The Priory, attended by approximately 30 residents, has raised £300 for ShelterBox, which provides vital aid and shelter to victims of disasters around the world. Tim Hedges, the son of one of our residents and an employee of ShelterBox,…

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