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Festive friends - special duo spread Christmas cheer at Cringleford care home

Wednesday, December 18, 2019

Residents at a care home in Cringleford were delighted when they were visited by some very special four-legged friends.


Work starts on multi-million pound Cambridge care home

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Work has now started to build a new multi-million care home in Cambridge.


On the buses - Sidcup and Sevenoaks care homes take trip down memory lane

Friday, December 13, 2019

Residents from care homes in Sidcup and Sevenoaks enjoyed a journey back in time on a vintage bus trip.


Wishing tree trip sees whopper recorded for resident

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

When keen former angler Roger Tinkler went on a special trip, organised by his care home team, he did not expect to catch a carp that beat his personal best or land an elusive stone loach.


Care UK homes in win two categories in major national care awards

Friday, December 6, 2019

Care UK homes have won two categories in the country’s longest established annual care awards and reached the finals in three other categories.


Local care home searches for Hythe’s local heroes

Thursday, December 5, 2019

A new care home in Hythe is asking the community to nominate ‘local heroes’ for the chance to win a £300 cash prize.


Work starts on multi-million pound Haywards Heath care home

Sunday, December 1, 2019

Work has now started to rebuild a popular Haywards Heath care home.


Care home invites Worcester residents to learn more about living well in older age

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

A care home in Worcester is inviting the community to its free ‘Senior Showcase’ event to find out more about the help and support available for local people caring for an older loved one.


On the buses – Sidcup and Sevenoaks care homes take trip down memory lane

Saturday, November 2, 2019

Residents from care homes in Sidcup and Sevenoaks enjoyed a journey back in time on a vintage bus trip.


Work starting on a new care home in Basingstoke brings total number of Care UK homes under construction to eleven

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Work has just started on the construction of a new care home in Basingstoke which, when it opens in 2021, will bring Care UK’s tally of care homes to over 130.

Team behind multi-million pound Shinfield care home celebrates ‘topping out’

Friday, November 29, 2019

A £6.5 million Shinfield care home has marked its latest construction milestone with the help of a special guest.


National care inspectors praise ‘Outstanding’ Kingston Vale care home

Saturday, November 30, 2019

A care home in Kingston Vale has been found to be delivering outstanding care by a Government inspector with relatives and residents praising its exceptionally vibrant atmosphere and positive team members.


Care UK Flu Fighter campaign well underway to help protect care home residents

Friday, November 15, 2019

Care UK has launched an internal Flu fighter campaign to encourage its 10,000-strong care home workforce to get their flu jabs to help protect more than 7,000 residents as well as their family, friends and the local community


Teams at nine homes waiting to find out if they are taking home a trophy this Friday

Friday, November 15, 2019

Teams from Care UK homes as far apart as Stonehaven and Dorset are getting ready to travel to Leicester this Friday to find out if they are winners in a prestigious national award scheme.


Colchester-based care provider shortlisted for two major awards

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Care UK Residential Care Services has been shortlisted in two categories of the prestigious national Laing Buisson Awards.


Cheadle care home donates money to a local hospice

Friday, November 8, 2019

A local care home has donated £500 to St Ann’s Hospice, after Coronation Street stars filmed moving scenes on their premises.


Care home searches for local heroes

Sunday, December 1, 2019

A new care home in Huntington is asking the Chester community to nominate ‘local heroes’ for the chance to win a £500 cash prize.


Quartet of finalists for top dementia awards

Thursday, November 7, 2019

Care UK teams will have their fingers crossed this week as they wait to find out whether any of their four finalists will pick up a trophy at the 2019 National Dementia Care Awards this Thursday (7th)


Local councillor sings the praises of Halstead care home’s dementia-friendly choir

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

A care home in Halstead welcomed a local councillor to take part in its new dementia-friendly choir.


If wishes were horses – Leatherhead resident’s wish comes true

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

A resident at a care home in Leatherhead saw her wish to spend time with her favourite animals come true.


Eye care home welcomes French visitors to celebrate 30 years of twinning

Friday, November 29, 2019

A care home in Eye welcomed French visitors to celebrate 30 years of the town’s twinning partnership.


Care UK Director named as UK’s top leader of the future

Thursday, October 10, 2019

Prodigious talent and knack for excelling in leadership so much that he has been promoted three times in three years has been recognised nationally as a Care UK director has been named as the UK’s leader of the future in a prestigious national award.


Work starts on multi-million pound Sarisbury Green care home

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Care UK with development and construction partners, Brymor and Aecom, have celebrated the start of work on a new £8.5m care home in Sarisbury Green.


Puppy love: Stratford-upon-Avon care home laps up guide-dog visit

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

A care home in Stratford-upon-Avon had a paw-some visit to a local guide dog training centre. Residents at Care UK’s Ambleside were recently reunited with familiar furry friends, after spending an afternoon at the Guide Dogs for the Blind training centre in Leamington Spa.


Hip and happening: Care homes in harmony on International Peace Day

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Two care homes in the region joined forces on International Peace Day (21 September 2019) to host a 1960s-themed ‘peace party’.


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