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Birdwatch a flying success at Sherwood Grange

February 12 2018


Sherwood Grange had bird-feeders filled and binoculars at the ready when it took part in this year’s RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch, with the help of some special guests.

Residents participated in the annual wildlife survey, and recorded the number of birds, as well as other wildlife species, they spotted in their garden.

The home was joined by pupils from Robin Hood Primary School for an afternoon of bird spotting and an exciting bird-themed quiz.

Rick Mayne, home manager at Sherwood Grange said: “The birdwatch is a popular activity with our residents every year, so we were delighted to welcome Robin Hood Primary School to join us for the big event. All of the residents enjoyed taking part, learning more about the wildlife in our garden, and interacting with the pupils.

“Outdoor activities are important for both physical and mental wellbeing, and have many benefits for older people, particularly for those who are living with dementia. Birdwatching can act as a valuable reminiscence activity, as the distinctive sights and sounds of birds in the garden can help evoke memories. This year was another success, and we’d like to thank the pupils from Robin Hood Primary School for joining us.”


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Sherwood Grange CQC overall rating

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

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Movement therapy



Speech and language therapy

Church Services

Relatives Group

Wide range of activities and events

Activities room

Cinema room

Court yard


Hair and beauty salon

Retro-themed lounge

Minibus for outings



2017 Relative Satisfaction Survey Sherwood Grange Care Home


Staff knowing residents as individuals


Cleanliness of the home


Staff treating residents with kindness, dignity and respect

Source: February 2017 - based on responses from relatives November 2016/February 2017. Study operated by QRS Market Research, an independent survey agency.

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