Ashwood Care Centre resident, Joan Foster with Activities Co-ordinator, Natalie Fletcher, did a little bit of food tasting from the garden. Joan said: “When I was a little girl, we use to call it, scrumping” which Natalie replied: “Let’s call it food tasting, it sounds better!”. As far as I am aware, Joan has just eaten the first of the crop of strawberries that we are hoping to come our way this summer. Don’t worry we did wash them first.
Chilterns Court swap skills with local school children
Residents at Chilterns Court Care Centre and children at Valley Road Primary School, both in Henley-on-Thames, have been getting to know each other via videos to share some of their skills and interests for the other generation to learn. Read more...
Bette learns that she will become a great grandmother!
Ashwood Care Centre resident, Bette Hodgeson, is over the moon with the recent news from her granddaughter Sammy, who told her gran that she is going to be a great grandmother in November. The new-born will be a boy. Bette is so proud of her growing family!
Ted flies high!
Ted lives at Oxlip House and he often enjoys sitting on his balcony watching the planes from the local airfield. For his 90th Birthday his family arranged for him to have a flight from Bury St Edmunds to Sudbury where he used to live. Ted was also lucky enough to be given the opportunity to fly the plane himself!
Jenny, a resident at Whitefriars recently told Donna, the Activities Co-ordinator that she missed her garden and vegetable plot at home in Sheffield. So, together they created Jenny’s own little herb garden that she can tend to daily.